Archive for the Religious Category

February 22, 2018

Panguni festival at Sri Kapali Temple: The schedule

The schedule for the panguni festival to be held at Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore during the last week of March is as follows: March 22 – Flag hoisting (kodiyetram) in the morning March 24 – Adikara Nandi March 26 – Silver […]

February 20, 2018

Jesuit scholar gives weekly talks on Christian ‘spirituality’

Noted scholar and speaker Fr. Anand Amaladass, a senior Jesuit priest is holding a series of spiritual talks on topics related to Christianity at the Dhyana Ashram, Madha Church Road, R. A. Puram in connection with the Lenten season. The talks, […]

February 18, 2018

Thirukalyana mahotsavam at Sri Malleeswarar Temple

Thirukalyana Mahotsavam will be held at Sri Malleeswarar Temple, Mylapore on Feb 26. The day’s events will start off with an ekadasa rudra parayanam and yagasalai pooja in the morning. Later, a maha poornahuti will be held followed by 108 […]

February 17, 2018

Events at Sri Vedanta Desikar Temple this week

Two events will be held at Sri Vedanta Desikar Temple this week. A special thirumanjanam for Sri Lakshmi Hayagreevar will be held on Feb 18 at 8 a.m. On Feb 25, Sri Vidya Abhivirithi Sankalpa Archanai, will be held in […]

February 13, 2018

Upanyasam at Sri Adi Kesava Perumal Temple

U. Ve. Gomadam Mukundachariar Swami will conduct an upanyasam in Tamil on ‘Krishna Leelaigal’ from Feb 17 to 25 at Sri Adi Kesava Perumal Temple, Mylapore. At 6.15 p.m. For details call 8056270181.

February 12, 2018

Mahasivarathri celebrations; at temples, concerts

Mahasivarathri celebrations; at temples, concerts

Maha Sivarathri falls on February 13 this year. Here is a look at the religious / cultural events planned in the neighbourhood. AT TEMPLES At Sri Karaneeswarar Temple, Mylapore, a naalu kalam pooja will take place at the temple from 9 […]

February 10, 2018

Vana bhojanam at local temples: On Feb 11

Vana Bhojanam, an event held on a Sunday during the Tamil month of Thai, falls on Feb 11 this year. Here is a look at the festivities planned at two local temples.  At Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore, Sri Singaravelar and his […]

February 8, 2018

Anniversary celebrations: At Nandalala

Nandalala Gandharva Gana Sabha is celebrating its first anniversary on Feb 10 at Ranga Road, Mylapore. The title of Nandalala Gandharva Gana Chudar will be conferred on carnatic music vocalist Sunil Gargyan. The guests are Vedanth Ramanujam, founder, Parampara and Mambalam Sisters, […]

February 2, 2018

Teppam festival at Sri Kapali Temple does not draw a huge community

Teppam festival at Sri Kapali Temple does not draw a huge community

The annual float festival, Thai Poosam teppam was held at Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore on three days – from January 31 to February 2. On the first day – January 31, Sri Kapaleeswarar and goddess Karpagambal were taken on the float. […]

February 2, 2018

Ekadina Laksharchanai at Sri Velleeswarar Temple

An ekadina laksharchanai will be held for goddess Kamakshi Amman at Sri Velleeswarar Temple, Mylapore on Feb 6. At South Mada Street, Mylapore, 9 a.m onwards.

February 2, 2018

Thai poosam teppam on at Sri Kapali Temple

Thai poosam teppam on at Sri Kapali Temple

Thousands assembled at Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore on the first day, Jan 31 evening, to watch volunteers carry Sri Kapaleeswarar and goddess Karpagambal from the eastern entrance of the temple to the temple tank. The event started a little later […]

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