Grand Aadi Pooram festival flag-hoisting at Thiruvannamalai temple

On the occasion of the grand Aadi Pooram festival, the holy flag-hoisting ceremony for the festival was performed in the flagpole/tree located in front of the sanctum sanctorum of the Goddess Amman at 6.45 AM today (Saturday, 4th August) or the 19th day of the Tamil calendar month Aadi. The deity of the Goddess Amman was taken out on a procession later.

Kuthu vilakku pooja

Kuthu vilakku pooja event took place at the Arulmigu Durgai Amman temple. Below are some of the pictures showcasing the event.

Theerthavari performed at Thiruvannamalai temple after the lunar eclipse

After the lunar eclipse was over, ‘Theerthavari’ was performed early morning 4.00 AM today (Saturday, 28th July) in the ‘Brahma Theertha kulam’ located in the 4th corridor of the Thiruvannamalai Arunachaleswarar temple.

Incidence of the Lord Siva appearing before the celebrated Nayanmar Sundarar performed

The spectacular event of the Lord Chandrasekharar presenting himself to one of his devoted Nayanmars, Sundarar was performed in the famous temple of Lord Arunachaleswarar at Thiruvannamalai.

Lord Chandrasekhara appeared before the devotee Sundarar at Thittivasal.

After this, the display of fireworks was organized at Raya Gopuram.

Then, the deity of Lord Chandrasekharar was taken out on a procession.

Aani brahmotsavam 10th day event

On the 10th day of the grand Aani Brahmotsavam festival, the deity of Lord Chandrasekarar theerthavari in iyankulam event took place at the Arulmigu Om Arunachaleswarar Temple in Tiruvannamalai. Below are some of the pictures showcasing the event.

Grand Aani Brahmotsavam festival in progress at Thiruvannamalai temple

On the 9th day morning of the grand Aani (Tamil calendar month) Brahmotsavam festival, the deity of Lord Natarajar is taken on a procession around the corridors and the streets around the temple.

Also. ‘Oodal Utsavam’ (light-hearted and good-humoured tiff) between Lord Natarajar and His Consort Goddess Sivakami Ambal will be performed near the ‘Magizha Maram’ (Spanish Cherry tree) in the 3rd corridor of the temple.

Tamil Month Aani Brahmotsavam festival at Thiruvannamalai temple

On the 7th day of the Tamil month Aani Brahmotsavam festival at Thiruvannamalai temple, the deities of Lord Arunachaleswara Swami, Lord Vinayaka, and the Goddess Ambal was taken on a procession on the carriage of ‘Pushpa Vimanam’ (a plane made of flowers) in the temple corridors and the adjacent streets of the Thiruvannamalai temple.

 

Grand Brahmotsavam in Thiruvannamalai temple

The grand Brahmotsavam which is annually celebrated during the Tamil calendar month of Aani is being celebrated now.

The divine flag-hoisting ceremony was performed on the morning of 7th July in the temple of Lord Arunachaleswarar at the Thiruvannamalai.

The deities of Chinna Nayakar, Lord Chandrasekarar, and Lord Vinayaka were taken on a holy procession around the corridor/streets around the temple in the mornings and evenings.

On the 10th day of the grand Brahmotsavam festival, ‘Theerthavari’ will be performed during the morning at Aiyankulam.

Thatsnayana kala kodiyetram

Pournami pradosham

Pournami pradosham event took place at the Arulmigu Om Arunachaleswarar Temple in Tiruvannamalai. Below are some of the pictures showcasing the event.