Category Archives: Festivals

Poigai Azhwar Avathara Utsavam – Yathokthakari Perumal – Kanchipuram Day 7

  Of the 100 pasurams in Mudhal thiruvandhadhi, Poigai aazhwar has composed only one pasuram on Lord Renganathan. But nevertheless, it has great insight that Rengan is our one and only Lord and we should never ever let Him go of our thoughts. Ondrum Maranthariyen oothaneer vannanai Naan, Indru Marappono ezhaigal – Andru Karuvarangatthul kidanthu… Read More »

Poigai Alwar Avathara Utsavam – Yathokthakari Perumal – Kanchipuram Day 6

  The Divya Desams consecrated by Poigai Azhwar : 108 Tirupathi or Divya Desam are those on which, any or all of the Azhwars has sung songs. Poigai Azhwar along with other Azhwars consecrated of 6 temples. Poigai Azhwar, Thirumangai Azhwar (1) 1. Kanchipuram (Aadi Keshava Perumal Temple, Ashtabhujam, Kanchipuram) Poigai Azhwar, Bhoothathazhwar, Thirumangai Azhwar (1)… Read More »

Adiperukku | Pathinettam perukku | Aadi 18

Adiperukku is a unique South Indian and specially a Tamil festival celebrated on the 18th day of the Tamil month of Aadi (03.08.15). The festival coincides with the annual freshes of the rivers and to pay tribute to water’s life-sustaining properties. It is celebrated near river basins, water tanks, lakes and wells etc. of Tamil Nadu when the water level in… Read More »