Thiruvathira Festival 2020 | Thiruvathirai in Dhanu Month in Kerala

Thiruvathira Festival is an important celebration in Kerala. In 2020, Thiruvathira festival date is January 10 & December 30. Also known as Arudra Darisanam, this festival falls on Thiruvathira Nakshatram day in Dhanu Month of Malayalam calendar. On the same day in Tamil Nadu, Arudra Darisanam is celebrated. It is the special day for Shiva […]

Ardra Nakshatra 2014-2015 dates (Thiruvathira star, Thiruvathirai)

Ardra Nakshatra 2014-2015 dates, Thiruvathira star, Thiruvathirai in 2014-2015…. Ardra Nakshatra or Arudra Nakshatra or Thiruvathirai Nakshatra / Thiruvathira Nakshatra / is the sixth among the 27 Nakshatras in Hindu astrology. The dates are given for Ardra nakshatra natives because it is considered inauspicious to perform any auspicious deed on their birth star (Janm nakshatra). Arudra […]

Arudra Darisanam 2012, Arudra Darshan at Thiruvannamalai Temple in Margazhi Masam

Thiruvannamalai temple

Arudra Darisanam or Arudra Darshan, also known as Thiruvathira festival, in the Tamil month of Margazhi or Margali masam is a celebration of the cosmic dance of Lord Shiva. Arudra Darisanam 2012 or Arudra Darshan festival 2012 date is January 8 & December 28. Click here for Arudra Darshanam 2013 date. Tiruvoodal festival commemorates the […]

Thiruvathira Festival, Arudra Darisanam, 8 January 2012

Today, 8 January 2012 is Thiruvathira festival or Arudra Darisanam. It falls in Ardra Nakshatra (Thiruvathirai star) day in Margali Masam in Tamil calendar & Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar. Arudra Darisanam is celebrated with utmost fervor in all Shiva Temples in Tamil Nadu. Thiruvathira festival is women festival in Kerala. In Thiruvannamalai Arunachala Temple, […]