Temple Events Calendar
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Thai Poosam (Makara Pushya)
January 28, 2021
Thursday, January 28, 2021 - see schedule and sponsorship below
Thai Poosam - commemorates the occasion when Goddess Pãrvati gave Lord Murugan (God of War) a Vel "spear" so he could vanquish the evil demon Soorapadman. Lord Murugan (also known as Karthikeya Skanda and Subramaniyam) is the embodiment of Lord Šiva 's light and wisdom and devotees pray to him to overcome the obstacles they face, as He is the divine vanquisher of evil.
January 28, 2021 (Thursday)
8:00 am - "Pãlkudam" (milk pots) Pooja.
*8:30 am - Šri Shanmukha Abhishekam, Sahasranãma Pooja, Hãrati.
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Thai Poosam – Sri Shanmukha Sahasranama Pooja
$12.00 - Add to cart
Thai Poosam – Sri Shanmukha Abhishekam
$51.00 - Add to cart