Chennai – Karkidaka Vavubali Places | Pitru Karya Rituals in Chennai

Here is the list of best places for Karkidaka Vavubali in Chennai. Karkadika Vavubali is a puja dedicated for offering homage to the departed souls. It is performed on the Karthuvavu (Amavasya) in Karkidaka Masam of Malayalam calendar (July-August).

In 2022, Karkidaka Vavu date is July 28, Thursday. On the same day of Karkidaka Vavubali, Aadi Amavasai is also observed as per Tamil calendar. Tamil Hindus perform Pitru Tharpanam on this day.

The Malayali community in Chennai will be organising Karkidaka Vavu Bali, a Hindu ritual in memory of departed souls on Sunday. The sacrificial ritual is performed in memory of ancestors on the day of Vavu or Amavasya, when people gather on riverbanks or beaches in Kerala and offer “bali” for liberation of souls.

Vavu Bali will be performed at Marina Beach, Opposite to Light House in Chennai. All the Pitru Karya Rituals are performed by the temple authorities of Mahalingapuram Ayyappan Guruvayurappan Temple, Chennai.

Vavu Bali will be from 5 AM till 10.30 AM. Karkidakam is the last month of Malayalam calendar, which falls in July-August. When someone dies, the younger ones in the family have to perform Bali, also called Pithru Tharpanam.

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  1. abishek says:

    i want to put bali on august 11 how i can reach you

  2. Ruban says:

    I want put bali on August 11th. How can I eachr you?

  3. Sharmishta says:

    I also want to pt bali on Aug 11,where can we pt bali in Chennai . Plz help

  4. Siju Kumar says:

    It’s in Marina beach near light house, you can find it easily. It’s done by Ayyappa temple.

  5. Sowmya RS says:

    Will there be any receipt provided or any payment needs to be made?