Chithirai Festival


recently Lord Kallazhagar (Lord Kallazhagar) related to Chithirai Festival (Chithirai Festival) Madurai In Vaigai River Celebrated on the banks of.

Chithirai Festival

  • Introduction: Chithirai Festival in Madurai Sister of Lord Sundareshwar (Lord Shiva) and Lord Vishnu considered meeting of goddess meenakshi Celebrates.
    • this festival Chithirai Thiruviza, Meenakshi Thirukalyanam come on meenakshi kalyanam Which is also known as April or Tamil month Beginning of Chithirai Is celebrated in.

Vaigai River

  • Source: Western Originates from the 'Varushanad' hills of Tamil Nadu.
  • River route: It initially passes through the Cumbum and Varushnad valleys. flows north-east and drains into the Palk Strait, which separates the south-eastern coast of India from Sri Lanka.
  • Tributaries: Siruliyar, Theniar, Varaha River and Mangalar

Kolattam dance

  • This is from India Tamilnadu state to be displayed in a folk art Is. This Kolannalu Or also called Kolkolannalu.
  • Kolattam Done only by women.
  • Due to the use of sticks this dance 'stick dance' Is also called.

  • beginning: Festival begins at Meenakshi Sundareshwar Temple With the flag flying (Kody Ytram) It happens from. 'Kodimaram' (Flag Pole) The platform on which the flag is hoisted is decorated with beautiful flowers.
    • Lord Kallazhagar To goddess meenakshi Brother of, is considered to be an incarnation of Lord Vishnu.
    • At Kallazhagar Temple in Alagar Hills, Madurai Joyfully on the last day of the festival Are celebrated.
  • Celebration: During the procession, traditional Tamil dance forms like Kolattam are performed.
  • This 15 day festival which includes two Hindu sects, Shaiva and Vaishnavthe devotees of Shiva and Vishnu respectively, meet.

Meenakshi Temple of Madurai

  • place: Arulmigu Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple is a historical Hindu temple which Located on the southern bank of the Vaigai River in Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
  • Main Deity: This temple is dedicated to Goddess Meenakshi, a form of Shakti/Parvati, and her husband Shiva, in the form of Sundareshwar.

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