At the close of another year, we gratefully pause to wish you all Merry Christmas and Prosperous New Year.
Thiruvathirai Festival, also known as Arudra Darisanam, is observed in the Tamil month of Margazhi (December – January) on Thiruvathirai Nakshatram Day. It is a celebration of the cosmic dance of Lord Shiva, which represents the continuous cycle of creation and destruction. Thiruvathirai Kali and Kootu (also known as Thalagam) […]
Saraswathi Namastubhyam Varade Kamarupini Vidyarambam Karishyami Siddhir Bhavatu Me Sada. WISHING YOU ALL HAPPY POOJA CELEBRATIONS.
We wish all our readers a very Happy Tamil New Year. May the New Year bring all the goodness of life in the coming year and always. Puthandu Vazhthukkal.
Tamil New Year also known as “Varusha Pirapu” is on 14th April 2016. This year’s name is “Thunmuki”. It is a time for celebrating new and prosperous beginnings. The common foods prepared for this day are made of Mango (Sour), Jaggery (Sweet) and Neem flower (Bitter) to signify the different aspects of […]
Christmas time is here once again and it is the season of peace and goodwill. This is a time for caring and sharing family and friends. It is also a time of feasting. Apart from varieties of cakes, cookies and other sweets following are some of the special items prepared […]
Let the lights lit for the festival usher in brightness not only into the houses but also in every one’s life. On this auspicious day I wish you all the readers and your family a very Happy Deepavali. Enjoy the great festival foods and have fun with your family and […]
The nine day festival of Navaratri, season of rejoicing and celebration, is a combination of many concepts, but the most common theme is the victory of good over evil.
Karthigai Deepam is one of the oldest festivals celebrated by the Tamil people in the Tamil month of Karthigai. It has been referred to in many ancient works of Tamil literature that dates back to 2,000 or 2,500 BC. It is celebrated in a grand manner at Tiruvannamalai where a […]
Deepavali is on 10/11th November 2015. Deepavali or Diwali is festival of lights and the occasion of sweets, fire crackers and new dresses. Let us celebrate and enjoy the lights and sounds of this wonderful happy occasion. The mythology of Deepavali differs from North to South India. In Tamil Nadu, it is celebrated […]