The Chithirai festival at Sri Karaneeswarar Temple on Bazaar Road is on from April 15 to 27.
The big days are – April 16 – kodiyetram; April 18 – adikara nandi, April 20 evening – rishaba vahanam, April 22 morning – ther. April 25 – thirukalyanam,
Through the fest, there are pannisai thirumurai and music and dance concerts from April 27 to May 6.
Other temple/ religious fests
The kumbhabhishekam of Pacchapattu Kolavizhiamman Kailasa Kapali Temple on Royapettah High Road, Mylapore ( near Sanskrit College) was on April 15, 9 am onwards.
Contact ; 24640127 – Dr. R Gopinath, convenor of the festival.00
Sri Ramanavami is celebrated at Sri Sundara Vinayakar and Selva Vinayakar Sri Anjaneya Temple, Mylapore from April 11 to 19. There are music and dance concerts every evening.
Contact – 2498 0132.