Arupadai Veedu Yatra | Pilgrimaide.com

Arupadai Veedu Yatra | The God of the mountains

Legend

Soorapadman was a demon who wrecked havoc in the lives of the Gods. The Devas assigned Kamadeva to awake Shiva from his penance to find a solution to the evil, but Manmatha incurred the Lord's wrath and was destroyed( later resurrected) when Shiva opened his third eye. Neither Agni nor Ganga could handle the blaze of the third eye and they deposited it in a lake in a forest. Goddess Parvati, took the form of this water body as she alone is capabl...View more

Purpose

The Lord is believed to help vanquish evils from the lives of his devotees and bestow them with his grace.

Yatra Preparations

Book a package/accommodation in advance especially if going during the peak season.
The yatra though not very strenuous includes quite a bit of travelling through the state of Tamil Nadu.

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Area Covered

Tamil Nadu
Language spoken :- Tamil

Auspicious Days

Thai Poosam and month of Karthika are considered auspicious for Murugan temples.
Annual festivals like the Skanda Sasti in these shrines are celebrated with festivities

Best time to Travel

The temples are opened throughout the year and the Aarupadai veedu tour can be undertaken any time of the year. Hot summers are best avoided.

Darshan Info Clock Duration

5-6 days from Chennai.

All these Murugan shrine are well connected by roads.

Travel Method

All these Murugan shrine are well connected by roads.

Crowd Expected

As the temples are open throughout the year, there is not much crowd on regular day. However, during the month of Karthika and for festivals like Skanda Sasti  there is a large flow of devotees to these shrines.

Festivals

Thai Poosam and month of Karthika are considered auspicious for Murugan temples.
Annual festivals in these shrines are celebrated with festivities

Must Haves

Use light cotton clothing during the journey and traditional attire for the temple visits.
Western outfits are not allowed in the temples of Tamil Nadu.
Water bottles, light snacks, sunscreen, essential medicines should be carried in the daypack.

Health Awarness

Most of these temples have good medical facilities in their vicinity. However, it is advisable to carry any special medication that you might need for the entire duration of the journey.

Climate

The summers in this part of the country can be extremely hot and humid. The temperature rises upto the forties. Winter are pleasant with the average temperature in the twenties.

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