Karthigai Festival is also called as “the Festival of Lights”. This falls in the Tamil month of Karthigai when the star Krithigai is on the ascendant which usually occurs on full moon day. On November 26th 2015, Sri Ranganatha Swamy had beautiful alangaram followed by Purappadu in the evening. On this occasion, Karthigai Deepam was lit in all the sannadhis of temple and witnessed the burning of Sokkapanai at 8pm to 9.30pm. Many Bakthas participated and received the blessings of Sri Ranganatha Swamy.
To know more about Karthigai Deepam please visit: Kaarirul agartum Karthigai Deepam – Nov 28th 2012
The following are the photos taken during the occasion:
Courtesy: Sri ni