Oct 31, 2013

Varahi worship - For getting benefits in agriculture

During the ancient chola period, varahi worship was so famous as she is the head comander of Goddess Parashakthi. Chola's famous king Rajarajan ruled a vast empire by worshipping Varahi. In Thanjavur Bragadeeswarar temple, first  worship is given to Varahi amman. Due to varahi worship agriculture was so developed as food production was so abundant.

Thanks to aanmeegachudar blog.

See related posts about varahi in jagamani blog.

Oct 30, 2013

Palaniyappar Temple - Belukuruichi

Murugan can be seen in different forms in different places.In a temple lord murugan can be seen and worshipped in the form of a hunter.

 Lord murugan here can be seen as a hunter here when we look straight, as a man when we look from right side and as a women when we look from left side.This is a speciality.People after bathing in yaanai paali theertham pray to lord muruga here for getting remedy from skin allergies, bone problems and childless problems.People who practice yogasana can pray this lord muruga to get excellent results.During tamil month of chithirai, special pooja is conducted as it is believed siddhars worship lord muruga here on that day.

This temple is situated in a place called kollimalai hills in namakkal district.One has to travel to belukurichi from namakkal.From there kollimalai hills is 4 kms away. 

Oct 28, 2013

Palaniyandeeswarar Temple - Seergali

There are several murugan temples which resemble palani murugan.One such murugan can be worshipped in seergali in nagapattinam district.


Lord muruga here is brought from palani as it resembles murugan idol installed palani temple.Here Lord murugan's Vel can be seen instead of dhandayutham. People pray lord muruga here for getting relief from problems inside a family.Several families worship lord muruga as their kuladeivam. Devotees come round with milk pot and kavadi after fulfillment of wishes.

This temple is situated at a place called varisai pathu amapallam which is in the route of seergali to thirumullaivayil at a distance of 9 kms from seergali.

Oct 26, 2013

Benefits of Kethara Gowri Pooja

Kethara gowri viratham is a fasting method observed by Goddess Parvathi for 21 days for getting the blessings of Lord Siva to be a part of himself. After this pooja, Lord siva had accepted her and Arthanareewarar is formed indicating Lord siva and Goddess Parvathi are inseparable.Starting the pooja in tamil month of puratasi ashtami, it is completed on deepavali. This pooja blesses good understanding between couples, happiness in family, good children and theerka sumangali bagyam. 

Please see  jegha mani blog in tamil for more details.

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Oct 25, 2013

Importance of lighting Incense sticks in temples

Incense sticks are lighted to provide good smell wherever it is lighted.It has the ability to clean negative energy which purifies prana shakthi. According to siddhars, by lighting incense sticks  in hill temples from the time of going up the hill till coming down the last step of it, will remove bad people from our circle who indulge in malpractice without our knowledge. 

Thanks to agasthiar blog.

Oct 23, 2013

Balasubramanyar temple - Mohanur

Generally married women pray to lord muruga for a child which has his qualities of self confidence, knowledge and beauty as he is praised as the handsome god in tamil language in  several songs.A temple in mohanur near namakkal is famous for this.


People who are affected by sevvai dosham offer prayers to lord muruga here to remove the ill effects of planet mars by offering yellow clothes and sevvarali flowers.People who have nachathira dosha which is caused by birth in which more than one have the same star in their birth chart in one family pray here to remove the ill effects caused by it.

During full moon day, padi pooja, offering pooja to steps of temple is conducted here.108 sangu abhisegam is conducted for sri bairavar here during theipirai ashtami.

Outside the temple in a small hill, idumba who is the guard of murugan temples can be worshipped and vallaba vinayagar who is a special one can be seen here.  

Oct 21, 2013

Kumaran temple - Nagapattinam

In most of the murugan temples, lord muruga can be seen with peacock as his vehicle.Rarely in nagapattinam kumaran temple, murugan can be seen with elephant.

 People who are affected by skin diseases worship lord muruga for getting cured. Theertham which is offered is given to devotees after pooja as it helps for  removal of skin diseases. Kubera here is worshipped specially here for problems related to money.   

This temple is situated in nagapattinam to thanjavur road at naalukaal mandapam bus stop.

Oct 19, 2013

Cosmic remedy for free breathing

People who are affected by asthma should offer five types of food called naivethyam to lord muruga in palani as free breathing is ensuured by this pooja.

Thanks to agasthiar blog.

Oct 18, 2013

Importance of Siva patha pooja

Vilvam is used for siva pooja. Vilvam leaf which has 24 stripes in a single leaf is called siva thala patham. Offering this for siva pooja will bring the family together.

Thanks to agasthiar blog.

Oct 16, 2013

Subramanya swamy temple - Milagu siddhar

Rarely some indian temples have lord muruga in giving gnana or knowledge for removing ignorance and moving up to the astral world.One such temple is in perampur, in nagapattinam district.


Here lord muruga along with deivanai and valli blesses devotees as a teacher in guru position. Lord siva called as guberalingeswarar and amman called ananthavalli amman are on the backside of murugan temple in north west direction.Here  theivanai has a separate temple for worship.Lord vinayagar and idumban can be worshipped in separate temples.Shanmugarchanai is offered here for lord muruga. Lamp worship is conducted on sunday in durgai temple.

This temple is situated at a distance of 15 kms from mayiladuthurai on the way to nagapattinam via sankaranpanthal at a place called perampur.

Oct 14, 2013

Ettukudi Murugan - Vaanmmegi siddhar samadhi

Murugan temple are so much filled with special milk abhisegams on special occasions ans in so many temples this ritual is held.One such temple is called ettukudi murugan temple which is famous for continuous milk abhisegams during chithirai month full moon day.


For continuous three days milk abhisegam ritual is conducted during tamil month of chithirai full moon day. Another special pooja called chathru samhara thirisathai for preventing people who are severely affected by enemies is conducted for prevention. Here fasting rituals like shasti viradham and gauri viratham are observed on same  day.Vaanmegi siddhar samadhi is under vanni tree inside the temple.

This temple is situated on nagapattinam to thiruthuraipoondi route at a distance of 20 kms in ettukudi.  

Oct 13, 2013

Getting relief from Asthma

People who are having severe breathing troubles can visit kaduveli akashapureeswarar temple and should offer 9 types of medicinal herbal mixtures during sevvai horai. After this one should offer his prayer to lord and must offer food to others which is causing the problem of asthma.

Thanks to agasthiar tamil blog.

Oct 12, 2013

Importance of submitting jewels before god in temples

In ancient days, in temples a ritual of submitting and getting one's jewels after pooja before god and goddess  is followed on many occasions.Ancient sages have described that scientifically jewels have the capacity to absorb cosmic rays whether they are weared by women during temple visits or offered to god. When these are submitted to god and goddess of the temple, protection is assured to the family of those who had submitted it as children with good discipline and good family life are blessed.

Oct 11, 2013

Importance of Clay Pillayar

Lord ganesh who is called as Pillayar in tamil language can be made of many materials easily like clay soil, turmeric, sugar and variety of metal materials.But  clay pillyar is powerful in all of them which is very easy to make with soil and water.

Thanks to agasthiar blog.

Oct 10, 2013

Importance of Kalyana urchavam

Some marriages are knowingly or unknowingly held during theipirai muhurtham days which will cause severe problems in married life. To avoid this, married couples should help urchavams like tirupathi kalyana urchavam, meenakshi sundareswarar marriage urchavams which will bring the necesssary remedy. 

Thanks to agasthiar website and jagha mani blog.

Oct 9, 2013

Balamurugan tample - Madurai

In thiruparankundram, lord muruga's vel is worshipped daily.There is another temple in madurai which follows the same tradition of doing vel worship.


On saturdays people black gram is boiled and offered to lord muruga for removal of obstacles in marriage.Lord muruga's weapon vel is worshipped daily here.Special pooja is conducted on shasti, karthigai days.During full moon day food is offered to devotees.During theipirai shasti and sankatahara sathurthi special pooja is conducted in vinayagar temple here. Rahu pooja is conducted in bairavar temple on sundays.

This temple is situated in a place called harvipatti near thiruparankundram. 

Oct 7, 2013

Importance of Sankatahara Sathurthi

When good things like fixing a marriage, attending interviews for a job meet with obstacles people will face difficulties in their life.For removing obstacles, worshipping and conducting sakatahara sathurthi pooja in temples which have Lord ganesh and Lord muruga as dwara balagas who will be guarding the main god will provide good results.

Thanks to agasthiar blog.

Oct 6, 2013

Speciality of first day of Tamil month

Every birth of tamil month is very special as Planet sun will travel the globe with special cosmic blessings on this day as visiting temples will provide special blessings to all.

Thanks to agasthiar website.

Oct 5, 2013

Speciality of Saturn finger

Middle finger in our hand is called Saturn finger. Saturn is the planet responsible for one's longevity. If one brushes his teeth with middle finger daily morning, it will improve one's health.The theerga rega chakras in middle finger are activated by this providing a healthy life.

Thanks to agasthiar website.

Oct 4, 2013

Speciality of Santhana Pooja

Santhana pooja is a pooja which is  conducted for the continuation of a generation without any problems or delay in life. In this pooja, santhana lakshmi, santhana vinayagar, and irattai pillyar are worshipped.The pooja is conducted on valarpirai sathurthi, theipirai sathurthi, valarpirai sathurthasi and theipirai sathurthasi.

Thanks to agasthiar tamil website.

Oct 3, 2013

Benefits of worshipping Sri Ram Horoscope

Worshipping Lord Sri ram's horoscope keeping it in our home and worshipping it in our daily pooja will bring immense benefits such as 
  1. Blessings of nine planets 
  2. Cure to any disease
  3. Wealth
  4. Good children
  5. Health and longevity 

Oct 2, 2013

Dandayuthapani Temple - Madurai

A murugan temple in madurai is very ancient as it is built in 7 th century.In palani, murugan is decorated in different ways in different timings. Raja alangaram is  one such thing as even in palani, murugan can be seen in in raja alangaram for some hours only.


Lord murugan can be seen in raja alangaram as devotees like to see him in this decorated position every time as this is the one which gives so much weath for them.Married Couples who are  praying for a child come here and tie a knot for observing fasting in house for the remaining days during shasti for getting a child.During six days of shasti, milk abhisegam is conducted by the devotees who are praying for a child.Kalabairavar worship was conducted on sunday and during theipirai ashtami.

This temple is situated on the way to madurai meenakshi amman temple from madurai bus stand.


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