The beautiful state of Tamilnadu not only allures you with its remarkable temples and mesmerizing landscapes but also with its innumerable variety of festivals that are celebrated with sheer enthusiasm and devotion all across the state. If you wish to witness Tamil culture at its best, here’s a list of the Most Important Festivals of Tamilnadu that are Worth Watching and Experiencing.
Thaipusam or Thaipoosam is a festival celebrated mostly by the Tamil people which is usually falls on the full moon in the Tamil month of Thai (January/February), usually coinciding with Pushya star, known as Poosam in Tamil.
Over millions of people gather every year at various temples nationwide to celebrate the Thaipusam festival. To make your trip more organized and effective, we can assist you with the information on the best temples to visit in Tamilnadu on Thaipoosam. In this blog we have listed some of the top temples to visit in Tamilnadu during Thaipusam to take you for a spiritual trip. So continue reading…
Shiva Rathiri is an inevitable celebration in India, commemorated throughout the country with great fervour and reverence. Tamilnadu is one among the places which celebrate the great night of Shiva in a grand way. On the night of Shivarathiri all the Shiva temples at Tamilnadu functions throughout the night and conducts special prayers and Homams. Devotees throng at the temples and sing in praise of Lord Shiva all night. The four time-lapse pooja takes places on the night of Shivarathiri
Madurai Float festival or Madurai Teppakulam Festival deserves a special mention among the festivals of Tamilnadu, as it is one of the most gorgeous and grandeur celebrations in South India. This year 2020, the Mariamman float festival falls on the 8th of February 2020.
Jallikattu is an ancient valor sport of Tamilnadu. It’s not only a game of bravery, it’s an identity of Tamil people which reflects their rich culture and heritage. The real meaning of this game is Bull embracing; Tamilians revere Bull as God and share a brotherhood with them. This sport takes place from the Pongal Festival in January, this year the Pongal festival falls on 15.01.2020.
The Chennai Dance & Music Festival Chennai is a popular festival in South India and it is truly dedicated to the South Indian Classical music and dance, held during mid December to mid January in the capital city of Chennai. People from all over South India come to Chennai during this time to be a part of this celebration of Indian music and dance.