Madurai waiting for Chitirai Thiruvizha
People’s are eagerly looking forward to the Chitirai Tiruvizha
Madurai has many festival throughout the years, the most expecting one is Chitirai festival.it was celebrated during the Tamil month of chitirai, It is one of the pride of Madurai and Madurai peoples, longest festival celebrating in Madurai . one month of celebration. The first 15 days celebrated of festival for Meenakshi and next 15 days for Alagar. “it is one of world longest festival” peoples are participating from locations Sivaganga,Dindgal, Theni,Virudhunagar, Thirumangalam. everyone will come to see and get the blessing and Grace from the Mennakshi sundhareswarar and Alagar.
During this festival , cool drinks , Foods, water bottles, watermelon juices freely distributing by the devotees and comapanies.
The festival starts on coming 27th, During this event the chief priest of Meenakshi Amman temple will hoist the holy flag on the KodiMaram (Flag post) of the temple. This event declares the long event open. The flag will stay on the flag post until the end of the festival.