Day 11: Kanchi Sankaracharya has darshan of Athi Varadar

The charming deity, taken out of the tank of Sri Varadaraja Perumal Temple after 40 years, was draped in orange silk for the day and there were mounds of flowers to decorate the Lord in sayana kolam. Continue Reading

Athi Varadar darshan in pink silk robes on 8th day (video)

It is 40 years since the last darshan and so the beautiful Varadar idol is drawing people in lakhs. According to sources, in the last eight days, 40 lakh devotees have had darshan of the deity. Continue Reading

40-year wait ends: Athi Varadar gives darshan at Kanchipuram temple

Tamilnadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit was among the early devotees. Elaborate arrangements have been made by the district administration and HR & CE department for hassle-free entry and exit. Continue Reading

TNCA inter-districts tournament: Sumesh bowls Thiruvallur to big win

Thiruvallur scored 157 in the first innings and in reply, Coimbatore were bowled out for a paltry 51, with S Taarakesh taking six wickets. Thiruvallur then declared their second innings after scoring 200 for the loss of three wickets and needing 307 to win, Coimbatore was bowled out after scoring 104, with Sumesh bagging six scalps this time. Continue Reading