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December 10 @ 5:00 AM - December 11 @ 5:00 AM
Karthigai Deepam 2019 Tiruvannamalai
Celebrate Karthigai Deepam 2019 in Tiruvannamalai. Many festivals are celebrated at Arunachaleswarar temple in Tiruvannamalai throughout the year. Among them Karthigai Deepam is the most significant festival that is celebrated with pomp and gaiety at Arunachaleswarar temple. Tiruvannamalai is 100 km from Pondicherry.
Karthigai Deepam is a Hindu festival celebrated during the full moon in the Tamil month of Karthigai (mid-November to mid-December) when the Moon is in the star of Kirthigai. The festival is associated with the lighting of clay lamps in houses.
A huge lamp is lit on the holy hill of Thiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu. This is the Maha Deepam.
Lakhs of devotees throng Tiruvannamalai for Karthigai Deepam.
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