Aadi Special
Varalakshmi Vratam
This vratam is celebrated in some parts of Kerala and Maharashtra and throughout Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh, usually on the third Friday of Aadi... more
Variety rice for Adi Perukku
Adi Perukku is festival time for people who live along river banks, especially of the Cauvery, where they pack delicious, sumptuous dishes to be eaten outside... more
Vijayawada Kanaka Durga Temple
Located in the Town of Triumph, Sage Indrakeela and demon Mahishasura are interwoven with the legend of the Kanaka Durga Temple that has been a favourite pilgrimage spot... more
Salem Kottai Mariamman Temple
One of the oldest temples in Salem, Kottai Mariamman Temple was first built by Cheran kings 500 years ago – along with a Shiva temple inside a big wall – a kottai... more
Kanyakumari Amman Temple
The black stone image of Kanyakumari in the sanctum sanctorum of the temple in Kanyakumari is an enchanting one and her glittering nose ring is visible from a distance... more
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple - 2
After the marriage, the pair ruled over Madurai for a long time and then assumed divine forms as Sundareswarar and Meenakshi who are presiding deities of the temple... more
Chance of lifetime at Danvantri Peedam
Devotees can do vibhoothi abhishekam for their favourite deity, Lord Karthigai Kumaran, at the Sri Danvantri Arogya Peedam, Walajapet, during the Aadi Karthigai festival on Friday... more
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple - 1
To answer the prayers of Pandya king Malayadwaja Pandya, and his wife Kanchanamalai, Goddess Parvati appeared out of the holy fire of the Putra Kameshti yagna... more
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