Entries by omarunachala

Optimal Time for a Sacred Visit: Girivalam in Tiruvannamalai on May 22, 2024

The Arunachaleswarar temple administration in Tiruvannamalai has announced that May 22, 2024, presents an auspicious opportunity for devotees to undertake the sacred Girivalam pilgrimage. The auspicious occasion aligns with the full moon day in the Vaigasi month and falls on a Wednesday. This special day commences at Starting: 07:16 PM, May 22 (Wed) Ending: 07:51 […]

Chitra Pournami: Prime Timing for Girivalam Expedition in Tiruvannamalai

The ideal time for undertaking Girivalam on the occasion of the Full Moon Day (Pournami or Poornima day for the Tamil Calendar month of ‘Chithirai’) at the Tiruvannamalai Temple of Lord Arunchaleswarar has been announced! As a tradition over the last few centuries, lakhs of devotees visiting to have the Darshan of Lord Arunchaleswarar and […]

Om Arunachalashwarar Temple Chithirai Vasantha Utsavam Festival 2024: Day 8

On the 8th day of the ongoing ‘Chithirai Vasantha Utsavam’ (Spring festival falling in the Tamil Calendar month of Chithirai), on Sunday, 21th April, ‘The Doll Flowers Shower’ ceremony (when doll flowers are sprayed on the main deities with special poojas) was performed in the night and ‘Olivu Utsavam’ (the mythical event of Lord Siva […]