Aadi Krithigai

Aadi Krithigai 2019 special at Anarghyaa.com

Aadi Krithigai is an important festival dedicated to Lord Muruga. It is celebrated on Krithigai nakshatra day in Aadi (Ashada) monthof Tamil Calender.  The Skanda Purana describes the legend associated with Aadi Karthigai. This year Aadi Krithigai is on 27thJuly 2019.

Significance of Aadi Krithigai: 

Aadi month is filled with vaiorus religious and spiritual significance. This month is also dedicated to Goddess Shakti as the energy of the goddess is very strong and vibrant during this month.

Goddess Parvati blessed Karthigai Pengal (six maidens who nurtured the Lord Muruga) with a boon that special rituals or Poojas will be held on Krittika Nakshatra for Lord Muruga. The Tamil month of Aadi falls between Mid July and Mid August and is considered highly auspicious, when divine forces bless the Earth with grace and answer your prayers. Aadi month falls on the second half of the year, which is called as Dakshinayanam, when the Sun transits from Northern to Southern Hemisphere. Hence, the entire month of Aadi is ideal for special prayers and Poojas offered to Gods and Goddesses. Aadi Kirthigai, is Lord Muruga’s Power Day, on which special offerings are made to him at Arupadai Veedu Temples (6 Abodes of Lord Muruga).

Aadi Karthigai is celebrated with lot of gusto in Aarupadai Veedu (six prominent temples) of Lord Muruga. Special pujas and homas are performed on Aadi Karthigai day to please Murugan. Kavadi Yatra (carrying kavadis and offering kavadis to the Lord) is the main ritual of Aadi Karthigai day.


Benefits of Aadi Kirthigai

Praying Lord Muruga on Aadi Kirthigai can

  • Bless you with wisdom, power, health, victory, relationship and prosperity
  • Observing fast on this day can reduce the negative impacts of the planet Mars
  • Destroy negative elements in life
  • Remove obstacles and bestow you with all-round success
  • Overcoem debts and diseases

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