Masi Magam: On Feb 19

Tomorrow morning (Feb 19), to mark Masi Magam, the deities of several temples in the neighbourhood including Sri Kapali Temple, Sri Virupaksheeswarar Temple, Sri Malleeswarar Temple and Sri Velleeswarar Temple will be taken to Marina Beach where poojas and rituals will be held.

Theerthavari for all the deities will be performed at the beach. At Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore, the procession will start from the temple at around 7 a.m.

Thousands are expected to take a dip in the beach tomorrow as it is believed that those who do so will rid themselves of sins and attain moksha.