Diwali, Deepavali is celebrated with utmost fervor in Arasavalli Temple. Deepavali falls on Ashwayuja Amavasya, the No Moon day in Ashwayuja Masam as per Telugu calendar.
On Asweeyuja Bahula Chaturdasi & Amavasya the Lord is taken in procession to the holy garden. An idol of Narakasura is made & burnt as sign of victory of good over evil. On the next day i.e on Diwali day the temple will be illuminated with special lights.
This famous Sun God Temple situated in Arasavalli Village which is at a distance of about 1 K.M. east of Srikakulam Town in Andhra Pradesh head quarters of the coastal district in Andhra Pradesh.