Aadi Krithigai, 26 July 2019

Lord Murugan Subramanya

26 July 2019 is Aadi Krithigai. It is an important festival dedicated to Lord Murugan (Skanda). It falls on Krithigai Nakshatra in Aadi Month as per Tamil calendar. The Skanda Purana describes the legend associated with Aadi Karthigai. Aadi Karthigai is celebrated with lot of gusto in Aarupadai Veedu (six prominent temples) of Lord Muruga. […]

Aadi Velli 2019 | Fridays in Aadi Month in Tamil Nadu

Aadi Velli is a special puja observed on Fridays in Aadi month of Tamil calendar. In 2019, Aadi Velli dates are: July 19, July 26, August 2, August 9 and August 16. The first and the third Friday in Aadi month are even more auspicious among all four Fridays. Devotees visit Goddess Shakti temples on […]

Adi Perukku 2019 | Aadi Perukku (Padinettam Perukku)

Adi Perukku (Aadi Perukku, Padinettam Perukku, Aadi Padinettu) is one of the popular festivals of Tamil Nadu. In 2019, Adi Perukku date is August 3. It is observed on the 18th day of Aadi month. This festival is celebrated on eighteenth day of Aadi masam in Tamil calendar. Aadi Perukku festival is celebrated mainly by women […]

Aadi Amavasai 2019 | Aadi Amavasya 2019 date, Time

Aadi Amavasai or Aadi Amavasya is the No Moon day in Aadi month (August) as per Tamil calendar. In 2019, Aadi Amavasai date is July 31. Aadi Amavasai is dedicated to forefathers and dead ancestors.  Amavasya is considered very auspicious day in Tamil calendar and Aadi Amavasya is highly auspicious. Aadi Amavasai 2019 date in […]

Festivals in Aadi Masam 2019 | Aadi Pandigai

Here is the list of Festivals in Aadi Masam 2019 (Aadi Pandigai).. In 2019, Aadi masam begins on July 17 and ends on August 17. Apart from Aadi Velli (Aadi Fridays) and Aadi Chevvai (Aadi Tuesdays), there are many more important auspicious days in Aadi Masam.. The word ‘Aadi’ is originated from the Sanskrit word […]

Ashada Masam importance | Why Ashad month is inauspicious?

What is the importance or significance of Ashada masam? Why Ashad month considered inauspicious? This article gives brief details and information about Ashada masam. Ashada masam or Ashad month, also corresponds and coincides with Aadi Masam or Aadi month in Tamil calendar, is considered as inauspicious in Hindu Astrology. Significance of Ashada Masam in Telugu […]

Aadi Masam 2020 | Aadi Month dates in Tamil Calendar

Aadi masam or Aadi month is the fourth month in traditional Tamil calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. In 2020, Aadi Masam begins on July 16 and ends on August 16 (32 days). Aadi month begins on Karkadaka Sankranti or Karka Sankramana day when Sun transits to Karkataka Rashi or Cancer zodiac from Mithuna Rashi or […]

Aadi Chevvai worship | Tuesdays in Aadi Month

Aadi Chevvai (Tuesday in Aadi Month) is one of the auspicious pujas held in all Devi Temples dedicated to Goddess Shakti. In 2019, Aadi Chevvai dates are – July 23, July 30, August 6 and August 13. Avvayar Amman temple in Nagercoil is one of the holy places in Tamil Nadu where Aadi Chevvai festival […]

Aadi Perukku, 2 August 2016

2 August 2016 is Aadi Perukku (Padinettam Perukku, Aadi Padinettu). It is one of the famous festivals of Tamil Nadu. It is observed on the 18th day of Aadi month. This festival is celebrated on eighteenth day of Aadi masam in Tamil calendar. Aadi Perukku festival is celebrated mainly by women in Cauvery delta region. Women celebrate […]

Aadi Pirappu 2019 | Aadi Pandigai in Tamil Month of Aadi

Aadi Pirappu or Aadi Pandigai is the famous Tamil festival celebrated in the month of Aadi (July) as per Tamil Panjangam. In 2019, Aadi Pirappu date is July 17. It is observed on the first day of Aadi month to welcome the fresh water forces in to the earth. Aadi Pirappu is the biggest festival […]

Aadi Festival 2018 in Nagercoil Avvayar Amman Temple

Aadi festival, a month-long festival during Aadi month in Tamil calendar, begins on July 17, 2018. The festival begins on the first Tuesday of Tamil month of Aadi (July 17, 2018). Avvayar Amman temple in Nagercoil is one of the holy places in Tamil Nadu where Aadi festival is celebrated with utmost gaiety. Women offer special […]

Aadi Masam 2012 begins today, 16 July 2012

Today, 16 July, Aadi masam 2012 or Aadi month in Tamil calendar begins. Aadi masam ends on August 16. It begins on Karkataka Sankranti or on the day of Sun’s transition into Karkataka rashi (Cancer zodiac) from Mithuna Rashi (Gemini zodiac). Aadi masam is an inauspicious month as per the Tamil Astrology and religious history […]