Devoted Devotee @ Virudhunagar Tamilnadu, India

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Photo and caption by Inbarajan S

Virudhunagar, Tamilnadu, India - Mariamman Temple is four hundred years ancient and the yearly festival ‘Panguni Pongal’ which is very famously celebrated. Post 21 days of severe fasting, Several hundred thousands devotees taking up Fire Pot Procession as way of respect to Goddess Mariamman. Relatives and friends gather together during the processions for Water Deluge of Goddess Mariamman, Black and White dot smeared body adorned with neem leaves camaflouge dressing, Kairu Kuthu, Agni Chatti carrying by devotees plain palm and Temple Car (Therottam) functions and they go around the town.

Location: Virudhunagar Tamilnadu, India

 

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