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Karthikai Deepam 2023: The Maha Deepam will be lit atop Annamalaiyar Hill

As the culmination of the Karthikai Deepa festival at the Tiruvannamalai Arunasaleshwarar Temple, the Maha Deepam is illuminated atop Annamalaiyar Hill with devotional fervor. Today, on Tuesday, November 26th, the Maha Deepam was lit at 6 PM, attracting countless devotees who enthusiastically participate in this auspicious event. The atmosphere is filled with spiritual energy as […]

Bharani Deepam was lit in Om Arunachaleswarar temple

On the auspicious day of Karthigai Deepam festival 2023, the Thiruvannamalai Arunachaleswarar temple was opened this morning, and special Abishegam and Dheeparathanai were performed. At 4:00 am, the Bharani deepam was lit inside the shrine of the lord. A yagam was conducted at the Artha Mandapam, from where twenty Bharani Deepams were lit by Sivasariyargal. […]

Karthigai Deepam 2023: A Celebration of Light and Devotion with Auspicious Puja Muhurat and Girivalam Schedule!

Karthigai Deepam falls on November 26, 2023, and the auspicious muhurat for puja will begin at 02:05 PM. This day is dedicated to Lord Kartikeya, and individuals light clay lamps to pray for the prosperity of their families. The Girivalam for this occasion is set to start at 03:53 PM on Sunday, November 26th, and will conclude at 02:45 PM the […]

Special Memu Trains Announced for Karthigai Deepam Festival Journeys to Tiruvannamalai!

Special Memu trains will be operated from Chennai Beach Station and Tambaram Station for the grand occasion of the Karthigai Deepam Festival celebrated at Tiruvannamalai Lord Arunachaleswarar temple. In a notification released by the Southern Railways, the details are as follows: From Chennai Beach Station: The special train (06033) departing from Chennai Beach Station today […]


The Grand Deepam Thiruvizha is all set to be celebrated at the Lord Arunachaleswarar Temple in Thiruvannamalai tomorrow, Saturday, 25th November. Over 5 lakh devotees are expected to participate in this joyous celebration. Furthermore, the Girivalam on this occasion is scheduled to commence at 3:58 AM on Sunday, 26th November, and conclude at 3:08 AM the following morning, Monday, […]