Godadevi Jayanti 2020

Godadevi is believed as the incarnation of Goddess Shakti Devi and was incarnated as a manifestation of Bhudevi. In 2020, Godadevi Jayanti date is July 24, Friday. The significance of this festival is that Andal Sri Godai was born in the auspicious day on the advent of Uttara Phalguni star in Adi month in Srivilliputtur […]

Andal Tiruvadipuram begins

Sri Andal Tiruvadipuram festival began in a grand manner at Sri Govindaraja Swamy temple on Thursday morning, 25 July 2019. As a part of it, holy event snapana thirumanjanam was performed to Sri Andal Ammavaru in the morning and paraded on the mada streets in the evening. On Friday July 26, Rohini Asthanam of Sri […]

Andal Tiruvadippudi Utsavam in Tirupati Govindarajaswamy Temple

Sri Andal Tiruvadippudi Utsavam commenced in Sri Govindaraja Swamy temple Tirupati on Saturday in a religious manner. This ten day festival will conclude on August 13. The significance of this festival is that Andal Sri Godai was born in the auspicious day on the advent of Uttara Phalguni star in Adi month in Srivilliputtur in […]

5 August 2016, Aadi Pooram

Shakti Ammal

5 August 2016 is Aadi Pooram festival in Tamil Nadu. Aadi Pooram is also celebrated in many parts of the world such as Singapore, Malaysia, USA, UK, Australia, etc.. It falls in Aadi month (July – August) as per Tamil calendar. It is celebrated on the day of Pooram nakshatram in Aadi Masam (Purva Phalguni Nakshatra). This festival is […]

Andal (Godadevi), The female Alwar who dedicated her life to Lord Ranganatha

Andal Devi (Godadevi)

Andal is counted amongst the first female poets in South India. She was the only female among the 12 Alwar Saints who are Vishnu Bhaktas and follow the Srivaishnava tradition. Alwars were the saints who revitalised the Hindu religion with their emphasis on true devotion to God and their worship through poetry between the 5th […]