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

Day 42: Devotees throng Kanchipuram for Athi Varadar darshan

Devotees thronged Kanchipuram in large numbers for Athi Varadar darshan today. On the 41st day of the vaibhavam, the idol was decked up in vengaya saragu colour pattu. Continue Reading

Day 41: More people land in Kanchi for Athi Varadar darshan (video)

Today being the 41st day of Athi Varadar darshan is also the 10th day of the Lord in ninra thirukolam. From 1 July to 31 July, the deity was worshipped in sayana thirukolam. Continue Reading

Athi Varadar found in pink robes on day 40 of darshan at Kanchi (video)

On the 9th day of ninra thirukolam today, Lord Athi Varadar looked enchanting, draped in baby pink vastram with a broad blue zari border.  Continue Reading

Kanchi Collector says there will be no Athi Varadar darshan 17 Aug (video)

Accordingly, the time for darshan on 16 August will be extended, he said today, the 39th day of darshan. Continue Reading

Athi Varadar darshan timing extended till 2 am to manage rush (video)

Owing to the unprecedented rush of devotees, darshan timings have also been extended by 3 hours: the temple doors will now close at 2 am, instead of 11 pm. Continue Reading

Day 37 of Athi Varadar darshan: Lord seen in beautiful white silk robes (video)

Today, the 37th day of darshan after the idol was taken out of the temple tank in June, also marks the 6th day the Lord is seen in ninra thirukolam. Continue Reading

HC orders inspection of temple tank where Athi Vardar idol is kept

Ashokan of Mambalam had moved the court to have the temple tank desilted now that the Athi Varadar idol has been taken out of it and is giving darshan in the Vasantha Mandapam of the temple. Continue Reading

Chief Minister Palaniswami worships Athi Varadar replica in Salem

A replica of Lord Athi Varadar in sayana thirukolam (lying pose) has been installed at Hindu Religions and Charitable Endowments Department stall in the Salem government trade fair. Continue Reading