Nori Nem

English meaning of the festival Nori-Nem is a vrat (a religious fasting to keep a goal in mind). “Nori” means ‘mongoose’. “Nem” means ‘ninth. How the date is decided annually The day is celebrated on the ninth day of the holy month of Shravana. Significance of the festival to Hinduism The observation [...]

By |2021-07-22T06:08:47+00:00July 22nd, 2021|

Shitla Satam

English meaning of the festival Shitla, is an incarnation of Supreme Goddess Parvati who cures poxes, sores, ghouls, pustules and diseases. Shitla literally means "one who cools". How the date is decided annually Shitla Satam festival is celebrated on the 7th day of the Shravan month. Significance of the festival to Hinduism [...]

By |2021-07-22T06:05:29+00:00July 22nd, 2021|

Thiru Sundaramoorithi Guru Pooja

English meaning of the festival Thiru Sundaramoorithi was an eighth-century poet-saint of Tamil Shaiva Siddhant tradition of Hinduism. He is among the Thevaram trio, and one of the most prominent Nayanars, the Shaiva bhakti (devotional) poets of Tamil Nadu. How the date is decided annually Thiru Sundaramoorithi Guru Pooja is celebrated in [...]

By |2021-07-22T06:00:42+00:00July 22nd, 2021|
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