Chithirai Thiruvizha

Chithirai Thiruvizha: Honouring communal harmony through hymns

It is believed that the Meenakshi festival, related to the Shaivas, and the Alagar festival, related to the Vaishnavas, were earlier celebrated in different months.

published on : 15th April 2022

Chithirai Thiruvizha: A festival to bring all lore together

This festival is celebrated for a reason and the reason varies according to people — maybe because the story has travelled from word-of-mouth for centuries, and later, books, experts, etc.

published on : 13th April 2022