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Tirukalyanam during Skanda Sashti

Tirukalyanam Tirukalyanam of Lord Muruga concludes the Skanda Sashti festival held after Amavasai in the Tamil month Aipassi. Tirukalyanam date is 14th November 2018. After the sixth day Skanda Sashti fasting and Soorasamharam, Tirukalyanam is held on the seventh day. This is a major important event in all Lord Muruga temples.   On the Tirukalyanam …

Story of Soorasamharam Festival

Story of Soorasamharam Festival     Based on Skanda Purana, the demons under the leadership of Surapadma, Simhamukha and Tarakasura defeated the Devas and took over the earth. They started harassing the human beings and there was Adharma all around.   Lord Brahma, the demi-gods and humans prayed to Lord Shiva to intervene and to …

Soorasamharam Date 2018

Soorasamharam Date 2018     The date of Soorasamharam based on Tamil Calendar. Soorasamharam, or Surasamharam, is the penultimate day of Skanda Shasti fasting. Soorasamharam date is 13th November 2018. The popular belief is that Lord Muruga killed Soorapadman with his ‘Vel’ and this divine act is known as Soorasamharam. On the day, devotees celebrate …

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