Kantha Sasti festival started in ThiruparakundramThiruparakundram is famous for Kantha Sasti festival. Every year it starts on the next day of diwali. This year Kantha Sasti festival is going to start on Diwali. The traditional Kappu thiruvila starts on 9.15 AM. Kantha sasti festival is celebrated for lord Muruga. Lord Muruga is considered as a Tamil God. There are many stories for Lord Muruga all took place at Tamilnadu only.