Mahalaya Amavasya on Cavery 2022


11 September 2022 – 25 September 2022

Agniswarar Temple, KanjanurMahalaya Amavasya is the no moon day in the Tamil month of Purattasi and is considered highly auspicious for performing rituals to the dead such as Shraddha and Tarpana. Mahalaya Patsam from September 11 to Amavasya on 25 September, 08 Purattasi. The star-asterism is also auspicious to Lord Siva. Important rituals on the day include performing rites for deceased ancestors in sacred Teerths on riverbank on the Cavery River and also taking a holy dip in sacred rivers and spots. This year, Mahalaya Amavasya puja will be held on Sunday 25 September in Uthiram nakshatra at Kanjanur Lord Agniswarar Temple, Tamil Nadu from 6 am to  5pm.

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