Aadi Masa Pandigai 2013
Tamil Month Aadi is considered very auspicious by the Hindu people of Tamilnadu and the starting of the month is called as Aadi pandigai which falls on July 17, 2013. Various religious beliefs are followed this month and no marriages or any other functions are conducted this month.
Aadi Month Important festivals
July 17, 2013 - Wednesday - Aadi Pandigai
July 22, 2013 - Monday - Sri Gomathi Ambal Thabasu Katchi
July 31, 2013 - Wednesday - Aadi Kiruthigai
August 3, 2013 - Saturday - Aadi 18 - Pathenettam Perrukku
August 6, 2013 - Tuesday - Aadi Amavasai
August 9, 2013 - Friday - Aadi Pooram
August 10, 2013 - Saturday - Naga Chaturthi
August 11, 2013 - Sunday - Garuda Panchami
August 11, 2013 - Sunday - Rameshwaram Sri Ramanatha Swamy - Sri Parvatha
Vardini Ambal - Thirukalyanam
August 16, 2013 - Friday - Sri Varalakshmi Viratham
August 16, 2013 - Friday - Aadi Iruthi - Aadi Months Ends
Aadi Velli: All the Fridays of Aadi month are considered special. On these days Abhishekam, Archana, Puja, Aarti is done for Goddess Shakthi and Lord Muruga. Women will offer egg and milk to Goddess Nagadevi. It is believed that the goddess will fulfill their wishes.
In many Karumariyamman temples Kuzh or Ragi porridge will be offered and then it will be served to devotees.