Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 7

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 7 event took place at the Arulmigu Om Arunachaleswarar Temple in Tiruvannamalai. Below are some of the pictures showcasing the event.

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 6 Night

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 6 Night event took place at the Arulmigu Om Arunachaleswarar Temple in Tiruvannamalai. Below are some of the pictures showcasing the event.

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 6

On the 6th day of the Tirukkarthigai festival celebrated grandly in the Thiruvannamalai Lord Arunchaleswarar temple (19th November), the deity of Lord Chandrasekhara was taken on a procession on the carriage of elephant along with th deities of the 53 nayanmars or Saivite Saints along with Nalvar Sekkizhar.

Maha Deepam Koparai

The Maha Deepam Coprai (Oil receptacle pot) made ready for the occasion of the lighting of the Maha deepam on the peak of the mountain Thiruvannamalai on the grand occasion of Thirukkarthigai Deepam 2018.

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 5

On the 5th night of the grand Thirukkarthigai festival in progress in a grand manner in the Thiruvannamalai Lord Arunachaleswarar temple, the deities of the Lord on the carriage of Rishabha (sacred bull) and the deity of Goddess Parasakthi Amman on the silver Kamadhenu (sacred cow), the deity of Lord Vinayaka on the carriage of […]

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 4

On the 4rd day of the festival, the the deities were then taken on a procession from the Thirukkalayana Mandapam, along the Mada Veedhis with the deities of the Lord Chandrasekarar. nd Lord Chandkeshwara on the carriage of Naga vaganam.  

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 3 Night

Night On the 3rd day of the festival, during the night, the special Ratha vilakku Deeparadhanai and Panchamuga Deeparadhanai were performed for the deities of Lord Priyanayakar, His Consorts Uma and Kandhar, Lord Vinayaka, Lord Subramanya, with His Consorts Valli and Deivanai, and Goddess Ambal in the form of Lalthambigai, and Lord Chandkeswarar. After the […]

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 3

During the noon session of the 3rd Day of the Deepam Festival at Thiruvannamalai, the deities of Lord Chandrasekharar and Lord Vinayaka was taken on a procession around the street adjacent to the temple corridors. The event of Thiruvizha Undial (Festival Hundi) was performed at the 3rd corridor near the Kodimaram (flag-tree).

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 2 Night events

The deities of Panchamoorties (5 gods) seated on special carriages was taken on a proession around the streets adjacent to the temple corridors.

Deepam 2018, Day 2 (Morning) – Arulmigu Chandrasekarar in Suriya Prabai vaganam

The festival events on day 2 of the grand Deepam festival at the Thiruvannamalai temple: On the 2nd day of the Deepam festival, a procession of the deities – the deity of Lord Arulmigu Chandrasekarar in the carriage of the Surya Prabhai (Sun God) and the deity of the Lord Vinayaka on the carriage of […]

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 1 night event

The divine procession of the deity of the Lord Periyanayakar on the carriage of Adhikara Nandi, the deity of His Concert Goddess Ambal in the carriage of Vellai Annam (Silver Swan), the deity of Lord Vinayaka in the carriage of silver mooshikam (silver mouse) and the deity of Lord Muruga in the carriage of peacock, […]

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2018 – Day 1

The idol is taken along the holy place amidst the thunderous shouts of devotees in excitement. Beautiful flowers are seen adding eminence to the valiant structure of the lord. Take a look at these mesmerizing pictures of 1st day of Panchamoorthikal in Indira vimanam.  

Grand Deepam festival at Thiruvannamalai temple commences today

The grand Deepam festival at the famous Thiruvannamalai Lord Arunachaleswarar Temple is commenced today (Wednesday, 14th November) with the divine flag-hoisting ceremony. With the divine flag-hoisting ceremony, the deities of Lord Arunachaleswara along with His Consort Sri Unnamulaiyamman will be placed in front of the Golden flag-tree. The Bharani Deepam will be lit near the […]

Vinayagar Ursavam

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

Deepam festival inspection

Deepam festival Collector KS. Kandhasamy and SP Sibi Chakravarthy visit temple and inspect Ratham and girivalam route. Below are some of the pictures of the event.

Karthigai Deepam festival schedule

Karthigai Deepam festival schedule at the Arulmigu Om Arunachaleswarar Temple in Tiruvannamalai. 14th November – Divine flag hoisting ceremony 20th November – Maharatham 23rd November forenoon – Bharani Deepam 23rd November afternoon – Maha Deepam

Karthigai Deepam Panthakal Festival at Thiruvannamalai Temple

Durga Festival is to be celebrated during the Thirukkarthigai Brahmotsavam from 11th November to 27th November. The holy occasion of setting up the wooden pillars for the festival was celebrated today morning (Monday, 27th August). A special Abhishekham and Deeparadhanai were performed for the setting up of the wooden pillars for the Karthigai Brahmotsavam at […]

Karthigai Deepam Brahmotsavam

Event schedule of Karthigai Deepam Brahmotsavam at the Thiruvannamalai temple. 14th November – Divine flag hoisting ceremony 20th November – Maharatham 23rd November forenoon – Bharani Deepam 23rd November afternoon – Maha Deepam 24th August Friday morning 6.00 AM to 7.30 AM – Deepam Pandhakal