Bharani Deepam 2018 | Inaugural Ritual of Karthigai Deepam

Bharani Deepam is the inaugural ritual of Karthigai Deepam and observed early morning on Karthikai Maha Deepam festival. In 2018, Bharani Deepam date is November 23. It is observed between 3 and 3.30 am on November 23. This ritual is a fire sacrifice performed before the Surya temple. During this Deeparadhanai, a bowl of ghee is […]

Pavai Nonbu 2018-2019 | Margazhi Nombu, Margali Nombu

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Pavai Nombu (Margazhi Nombu) is a month-long vrata observed during the Tamil month of Margazhi or Margali masam. In 2018- 2019, Pavai Nombu starts on December 16, 2018 & ends on January 14, 2019. Mainly the Nombu is for kanyas or virgin girls who want to get good husbands and pleasant married life. It is […]

Thaipusam 2018 at Batu Caves in Malaysia, Thai Pusam Celebrations

Thaipusam, the most auspicious day dedicated to Lord Muruga, is celebrated on Pournami or Poosam during Thai month. 2018 Thaipusam date is January 31. Thai Pusam is celebrated with utmost gaiety in Malaysia and Singapore, especially at Batu Caves Murugan temple in Kuala Lumpur. In 2018, it is estimated that way more than one million […]

Thai Poosam, Festival Dedicated To Lord Murugan

Thai Poosam is a festival celebrated in the Tamil month Thai. Thai Poosam 2016 date is January 24. The Tamil month Thai usually falls in January – February. Thai pusam, a festival dedicated to worship Lord Murugan, is a popular and most celebrated festival for Tamilians. Thai Poosam is celebrated on the day of Poosam […]

Tamil Festivals 2010 – Important Tamil Nadu Hindu Festivals in 2010

Tamil Nadu is the land of devotion and spirituality. There is a huge list of Tamil festival celebrated in Tamil Nadu and all over the world by Tamil people in throughout the year 2010. Pongal, Masi Makam, Panguni Uthiram, Vaigasi Visagam, Aavani Avittam, Vinayaga Chaturthi, Navarathri, Saraswati Puja, Deepavali, Kantha Sashti, Thiru Karthigai, and Vaikunta […]