Kama Dahanam is an auspicious ritual performed a day prior to Holi festival in South Indian states – Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, and Tamil Nadu. In 2022, Kamadahanam during Holi festival date is March 16. And in some places, Kamadahanam is observed on 17 March, 6.30 PM onwards.. Kamadahanam Time on 16 March 2022 – […]
Kaman Pandigai, Kamavilas or Kamadahanam during Holi in South Indian states
Holi is celebrated as Kaman Pandigai, Kamavilas, and Kamadahanam in South Indian states. In 2022, Kamadahanam date is March 16 or March 17 based on the local traditions. The festival of colours is celebrated with utmost fervor in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh. Kama Dahanam legend about Holi describes why it is referred to as […]
Story of Kama Dahanam | Why Lord Shiva burnt Kamadeva into ashes?
What is the story behind Kama Dahanam? Why Lord Shiva burnt Kamadeva into ashes? If you have any queries regarding Kama Dahanam, read this article… Puranas describe the tremendous sacrifice of Kamadeva for the sake of Loka Kalyanam (Universal peace and prosperity). When Shakti became Parvati, the daughter of Himavanta, she was performing Thapas for […]