Kites of Multitude Colors, Shapes, and Sizes To Dot Mamallapuram Skies For The First-Ever At International Kite Festival. The spectacular display of kites, transforming the serene blue sky into a riot of colours is an incredible visual spectacle that delights young, old, and people of all ages alike. Mahabalipuaram/Mamallapuram in Chennai is all set to host its maiden edition of the Tamil Nadu International Kite Festival (TNIKF).
There is no uncertainty that an excursion to Hill Stations, a perfect delight. The Hill Stations promise a captivating and revitalizing break for vacationers to shed off the tensions of their lives by giving them ample opportunity to spend quality time with nature and offering adventure activities filled with excitement at every step. When it […]
Kanjanoor Agneeswarar Temple is the Shukra Navagrahasthalam, associated with Lord Shukra or Planet Venus. Lord Shiva as Agneeswarar and Goddess Parvathi as Karpagambal forms the presiding deities of this temple. Unlike other Navagraha Temples, the main deity of Kanjanoor Agneeswarar Temple, Lord Agneeswarar resides here in the form of Lingam and depicts Lord Shukra. One can find no separate shrine for the Navagraha, Shukra here. This is because Lord Shiva Himself is worshipped as Shukra at this temple. Kanjanoor Agneeswarar Temple is […]
Keezhperumpallam Naganatha Swamy Temple in Kumbakonam is the renowned Ketu Navagrahasthalam, dedicated to Kethu, the shadow planet. Here, the presiding deities are Lord Shiva and his consort Goddess Parvathi who are worshipped as Naganatha Swamy and Soundaryanaki. Kethu Bhagavan enshrined here has the head of a five-headed serpent and the body of an asura. It is believed that Kethu worshipped Lord Shiva at this temple to get rid of his sins. Hence, he is seen […]
Thirunallar Saniswaran Temple is a very famous shrine for Lord Shani or Planet Saturn. Situated in Thirunallar in the Karaikal district of Pondicherry, it is one of the well-known Navagraha Temples in Tamilnadu and is popular as Shani Navagrahasthalam. The main deities of Thirunallar Saniswaran Temple are Lord Shiva and his consort Goddess Parvathi who are worshipped here as Darbaranyeswarar and Bhogamartha Poonmulai Amman. Thirunallar Saniswaran Temple is located in Thirunallar in Karaikal district of Pondicherry. The place Thirunallar was earlier known as Dharbaranyam as it was originally a forest with a […]
Devotees from all parts of South India throng the Vaitheeswaran Koil in Tamilnadu to seek the blessings of Lord Vaidyanathar or Vaitheeswaran (Lord Shiva) and pray here for a remedy from various ailments as Lord Vaitheeswaran is regarded as the “God of Healing”. Devotees believe that prayers to Lord Vaitheeswaran can cure all ailments and also brings mental peace and relief from hardships. Vaitheeswaran Koil is revered for providing relief from […]