Meenakshi temple fire: Special team to look into impact of blaze; Hindu outfits demand relocation of shops

Madurai: A massive fire that broke out on the premises of the famous Meenakshi temple was put out in the early hours of Saturday and the devotees were allowed to offer the morning prayers. The fire reduced 40 shops to ashes. “The hall with 1,000 pillars, which houses the temple museum, has not suffered any damage,” District Collector Veera […]

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Golden Temple

Sripuram – The Golden Temple was built in a short span of 7 years. It was inaugurated on August 24, 2007. The consecration ceremony was witnessed by thousands of devotees. Since then, the temple has attracted hundreds of thousands of devotees; often breaching the 1 lakh mark on special occasions. The temple has also changed the […]

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சீரடி சாயிபாபா வாழ்க்கை பற்றிய சிறு குறிப்பு

சீரடி சாயி பாபா வாழ்க்கை பற்றி சிறு குறிப்பு சீரடி சாயி பாபா, 20 ஆம்  நுற்றாண்டின் தொடக்கத்தில் வாழ்ந்த ஓர் இந்திய குரு ஆவார். இதுவரை இந்தியாவில் பிறந்த மிகச்சிறந்த துறவிகளில் இவரும் ஒருவர்.  இவரை இந்துக்களும், இஸ்லாமியர்களும் புனித துறவியாகவும் போற்றுகின்றனர். தன்னை நாடிவரும் பக்தர்களுக்கு பல அற்புதங்களை நிகழ்திக்காட்டினார். நோயுள்ளவர்களை குணப்படுத்தினார். இதனால், இந்துக்கள் இவரை ‘கடவுளின் அவதாரம்’ என்று கருதி, தெய்வமாக வழிபட்டு வருகின்றனர். இஸ்லாமியர்கள் இவரை, ‘பிர் அல்லது குதுப்’ ஆக […]

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Kulasekara Azhvaar Lord Rama

Lullaby to Rama that is then followed by the lament of a forlorn father Kulasekara Azhvaar praises Thiru Kannapuram as a town with fortified walls and the temple with a huge tank Why hasn’t my heart split into two? Dasaratha on being forced to banish his son to the forest After a couple of decads […]

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Kulasekara Azhvaar Thiru Chitrakoodam

Narrating each phase from the entire Ramayana in a Single DecadKulasekara Azhvaar refers to his favourite Lord as being ‘Peerless’ Kulasekara Azhvaar ends the Perumal Thirumozhi of over a 100 verses with a decad dedicated to the Lord of Thillai Chitrakoodam (Chidambaram). On reaching there, he was so moved on seeing the handsome features of Lord […]

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Kaattu Azhagiya Singar Srirangam

Namperumal makes his annual trip to this temple on Vijayadasami evening Located 200 yards east of the Srirangam Railway Station is the Kaattu Azhagiya Singa Perumal temple in Srirangam. This temple dates back to a period prior to the Srirangam Ranganatha temple when this Kshetram was referred to as Velli Thirumutham. Only much later, after […]

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FAMOUS TEMPLES

Valangaiman History Some People believe that Mother Parasakthi took away the heat from the world and provided Rain to protect the lives on the Earth. They thought that Mother Parasakthi appeared in this world as Mariamman. Some thought that Mariamman was Renuga mother of Parasuraman. Others though that Mariamman was Sakthi who destroyed Marasuran. Some thought […]

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Thiruchendur Murugan Temple

Thiruchendur Murugan temple is known as the second Arupadai Veedu of Lord Muruga. Lord Muruga won the battle with the asura, Surapadma and worshipped Lord Shiva in this sacred place. The temple is situated along the shores of the Bay of Bengal. Normally, the Raja Gopuram will be in the eastern side of temples in […]

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Sri Trivikramaswamy Temple – Thirukovilur

About Temples: Those aspiring good position, those having lost their positions throng the temple for fulfillment of their prayers and they firmly believe the Lord would give them their wants. Devotees are relieved of the fear of enemies; get children and settlement of marriages. The Chakarathazhwar, being in the form of the Lord himself, eliminates […]

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Punnainallur Mariamman – Thanjavur

The Punnai Nallur Mariamman temple is an Hindu temple located at Thanjavur in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. The temple of goddess Mariamman is one of the famous temples around Thanjavur District. History The Maratta rulers following the Cholas use to worship Mariamman. Once a Maratta ruler went to pilgrimage to Samayapuram Mariamman near […]

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