When it comes to pilgrimage tourism in South India, there can be no better option than the spiritually significant and extremely divine “Temple city of India“, Tamilnadu. Dozens of religious places and sacred shrines that carry generations’ worth of history and faith dot the beautiful and vast landscape of Tamilnadu.
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.
Srirangam Vaikunda Ekadasi Festival is one of the most important and auspicious event in all Vishnu Temple. The opening of Paramapatha Vaasal, an auspicious event during the 22-day-long Vaikunda Ekadasi festival, was observed with religious fervour at the Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple in Srirangam going to held on 6th January 2020.
The capital city of Tamil Nadu, Chennai is a also a home for famous and beautiful temples in Tamilnadu. With its rich spiritual history, dravidian architectural style and marvelous structures, the temples in Chennai are noteworthy to visit. Here are the top 10 most popular and important temples in Chennai.