Comments will be moderated by The Hindu editorial team. Please write complete sentences. Gajendra Motcham festival, Float festival. As the place itself suggests, the temple is dedicated to Alagar who is popularly known as Sundararajar. Chithirai festival of this temple celebrated for ten days is one of the declared festivals of Tamilnadu Government. Here he steps into river Vaigai in his Horse Vaganam. Women had drawn elaborate kolams on the pathway inside the temple.
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A legend is popular how Alagar, the brother of Meenakshi was unable to attend her marriage in time and how he turned back from the banks of the Vaigai river.
The Annadhanam scheme was started in the temple with the contribution of the bhakthas. Later, during the reign of the Vijayanagar king Krishnadeva Raya, the temple was endowed with revenues from two villages for conducting regular festivals. Lord Kallalagar, the presiding deity of Sundararaja Perumal Temple in Alagarkoil, began the journey to Madurai as part of Chithirai festival on Kive evening.
A natural spring called Nuburagangai where pilgrims bath, is located here. Vaishnavite temple, and the beauty of exquisite sculptures in the hall kallalagat other ‘mandapams’ of the temple.
Thiruvadhyayana festival Pagal Patthu Rappatthu festival. This festival attracts thousands of pilgrims and visitors from South India as well as from other parts of the country. This festival day is declared as Local Holiday. This festival occurs within the precincts of the shrine. The deity was carried on a golden palanquin by 50 volunteers, who began the journey to mandagapadis till Vaigai river.
Under this scheme persons are fed four course lunch every day. One hundred and twenty three vaisnavite hymns describe the kive of the temple. The temple is built on an extensive area in a very picturesque spot, surrounded iallalagar the ruins of a historic fort. During this festival, the processional idol of Alagar is taken to Madurai, halting at various places on the way. Comments that are kallalzgar, personal, incendiary or irrelevant cannot be published.
Kallalagar leaves for Madurai – The Hindu
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Devotees can track the journey on Madurai Kavalan app Lord Kallalagar, the presiding deity of Sundararaja Perumal Temple in Alagarkoil, kaklalagar the journey to Madurai as part of Chithirai festival on Wednesday evening. Kallalagar leaving from Alagarkoil for Madurai on Wednesday. Margazhi Thiruvadhyayana festival Pagal Patthu Rappatthu festival.
Do not type comments in all capital letters, or in all lower case letters, or using abbreviated text. Here ‘Vishnu’ presides as Meenakshi’s brother ‘Azhgar’. Women had drawn elaborate kolams on the pathway inside the temple.
Masi Gajendra Motcham festival, Float festival. Festival’s in Month wise Chithirai Chithirai Grand festival. Temple Overview Temple Video. In the month of Kallalagr and may, liev year the great Chitra festival is celebrated on Pournami full moon day.
The episodes of Alvars have added to the honour of the temple. Hundreds of police personnel were deployed to manage the crowd and two temporary watchtowers erected on the temple premises for surveillance. Nupura Ganga The water from this pool is supposed to have descended from the heavens and kallalagaar at the top of this hill which in turn flows as Nupura Ganga.
Kallalagar leaves for Madurai
April 18, Men who dressed as Lord Karuppusamy blessed people and danced to tunes played at kallalsgar mandagapadi. Next Story Villagers boycott polling over non-payment of crop insurance. Printable version Apr 21, 7: Here he steps into river Vaigai in his Horse Vaganam. Located 21 kms northwest of Madurai is a Vishnu Temple on a picturesque wooded hill.