SRI EKAMBARESWARAR KAMATCHI AMMAN TEMPLE

AMINJIKARAI, CHENNAI-29.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

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PRADOSHAM

                                                                                                                                                        

Pradhosha pooja is one of the most important pooja performed to the lord shiva. In shuka paksha and krishna paksha, It falls on the 13th day of every lunar fortnight in traditional Hindu calendar, the evening of the trayodasi between 4.30 pm to 6.00 pm is called Pradhosha. Pradosham time especially meant for praying Lord Shiva and Nandhi. It is believed that all Suras or Devas visit temples of Lord Shiva on this day at Pradosh kaal to pay their homages to the Lord. Whoever pray Lord Shiva in that time, Lord Shiva fulfills their wishes and give them mukthi.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

The pradosham is celebrated in great manner at aminjikarai Ekamabareshwarar temple. Among this the 'Sani Pradhosham', the Pradhosham which comes on Saturday is very much famous. Lots of devotees will be present there at that time. Worship services are being carried out as per Veda aagama procedure. During the period of Arunachala Mudaliar as a incharge of temple, he donated his land to the temple in the name of "Arunachala Mudaliar Trust", the money from the land is used for the monthly twice Pradosha poojas in the temple.


                                                                                                                                                                       

With the hyms of Rudram, the abishekam and aarti is done for the Nandhi and Shivan. The Pradhosha Urchavar is seated on the silver Rishaba vahanam and brought around the temple with playing Nadaswaram and devotess chanting "sivapuranam" throughout this occasion . Devotees gather around and consider it a privilege to lift the God with Rishaba vahanam. During that time, the parayanam and songs are done for the welfare of the people. Pradosha abhishekam, poojas, siva puranam chanting, Rishaba vahanam mount all these emphasize the golden atmosphere. Later the Prasadam will be issued for the devotees.


PRADHOSHAM DATES 2017

January
10 Tue, 25 Wed
February
08 Wed, 24 Fri
March
10 Fri, 25 Sat
April
08 Sat, 24 Mon
May
08 Mon, 23 Tue
June
06 Tue, 21 Wed
July
06 Thur, 21 Fri
August
05 Sat, 19 Sat
September
03 Sun, 17 Sun
October
03 Tue, 17 Tue
November
01 Wed, 15 Wed
December
01 Fri, 15 Fri, 30 Sat

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