Karthigai is the name of a Tamil month as also that of a constelation. The Tamil month of Karthigai is between mid November and mid December. In 2015, it starts on November 17th and concludes on December 16th. On the 1st day of Karthigai Month, there was a Purappadu for Sri Parthasarathy Swamy at Thiruvallikeni Divyadesam. On this occxasion, in the evening Perumal along with his Ubhaya Nachiyars had beautiful alangaram followed by Thiruveethi Purappadu with arulicheyal and Parayana Ghosti. Many devotees participated and received the blessings of Divyadampathis.
The following are the photos taken during the Purappadu:
Courtesy: Sri Raghavan Nemili Vijayaraghavachari