rituals

Madurai's Ayyanar festival: Clay horses, rituals to invoke rain

A unique procession with clay horses was taken out by villagers in Madurai's Kokkulam on June 4. The horses are offerings to resident deity Lord Ayyanar, in return for bountiful rains.

published on : 7th June 2019

Chennai gears up for Pongal 2019

The harvest festival, commonly called #Pongal in south India is just around the corner and Chennai has already started celebrating it in full swing! Have a look. #Pongal2019

published on : 12th January 2019

WATCH: 36-year-old Dalit woman claims she entered Sabarimala Temple in disguise

Manju entered the Sabarimala temple with the help of #Ayyappa Seva Sangham workers at around 7.30 am on Tuesday, and conducted ghee abhishekam and offered prayers at Malikappuram.

published on : 9th January 2019