Heavy rains likely across Tamilnadu

The Regional Meteorological Centre has predicted occurrence of heavy to very heavy rain likely at isolated places over Tamilnadu. For rest of the places in the State, the department, in an official communique, stated that light to moderate rain is likely to occur at most places over south Tamilnadu and at many places over north Tamilnadu and Puducherry. Continue Reading

Rains to continue for next five days in Tamilnadu

With rain lashing the city from last night and posing traffic hurdles in many areas this morning with its continuous spell, India Meteorological Department today said showers will continue for the next five days in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Spl poojas performed, thaila kaapu given for Athi Varadar before immersion (video)

Special poojas were performed and thaila kappu adorned for Athi Varadar as the Almighty is all set to be taken to Anantha Saras temple tank later today, as the 48-day, once-in-a-40-year spectacle of Lord Athi Varadar festival at the Lord Varadaraja Perumal Temple in Kancheepuram concludes. Continue Reading

Day 47: Over 6 lakh throng Kanchi for last day darshan of Athi Varadar (video)

The 48-day Athi Varadar vaibhavam ends today for the public and the idol of the Almighty will be placed in Ananta Saras tank tomorrow in the Sri Varadaraja Perumal Temple. Athi Varadar will emerge from the temple tank only after 40 years, that is, in 2059. Continue Reading

Day 46: Lord Athi Varadar darshan in beautiful floral dress (video)

With just one more day to go for the Athi Varadar vaibhavam in Kanchipuram to end for the public, the Lord was today seen dressed in  pushpangi (floral dress). Continue Reading

Day 45 today; Changes in timings for Athi Varadar darshan 15 Aug (video)

There will be truncated darshan tomorrow on account of Adi Garuda Sevai. There will be no darshan after 5 pm as the festival is to be celebrated. Continue Reading

Superstar Rajinikanth has darshan of Lord Athi Varadar at Kanchi

There was a surprise devotee-visitor to the Kanchipuram Sri Varadaraja Perumal Temple last night for a darshan of Athi Varadar: Superstar Rajinikanth.  Continue Reading

Day 44: Just three more days for Athi Varadar darshan to end (video)

The Lord, also hailed as Devarajan, was today, the 44th day of darshan, seen in the same regal crown that He was decorated with a few days ago. Continue Reading

Case in Madras HC seeking to extend Athi Varadar darshan by 48 days

A case has been filed in the Madras High Court, seeking to extend the days of Athi Varadar darshan to another 48 days. Continue Reading

Day 43 of Athi Varadar darshan: Lord seen in beautiful regal crown (video)

On the 12 day of ninra thirukolam darshan today, there was heavy rush of people. Buses were being halted near Walajabad, according to reports reaching here, to streamline the traffic coming into Kanchipuram and leaving the temple town. Continue Reading