Moderate rain in Sivakasi
Sivakasi town experienced moderate rain at mid night, at around 01:00 a.m., for 20 minutes. The rain in the town brings the temperature down. The town received occasional drizzle at early morning and the day was partly cloudy. There was sharp showers between ...more
Panguni Pongal is on 9th April 2017
Virudhunagar Panguni Pongal is scheduled to be held on 9th April 2017, Monday. Kodiyetram will be held on 2nd April 2017, Sunday.
PC: Rajendra Prasad
Drizzle makes the road wet
On 13th March 2017, Monday, it was hot at day time and a band of black clouds gathered at around 2:00 p.m., Sivakasi town experienced drizzle for 15 minutes. Drizzle makes the road wet. However the town fails to receive heavy rainfall. Today, the climate was...more
The festival of colours celebrated at Sivakasi
On 13th March 2017, Monday, the festival of colours "HOLI" was celebrated in Sivakasi, by Sivakasi Marwaris. Revellers splashed colour on each other as they exchanged hugs and embraces across the roads in Sivakasi to celebrate t...more
Rain for five minutes
Today, Sivakasi town experienced sharp showers for five minutes from 05:00 p.m. to 05:05 p.m.. The sudden sharp showers drenched Sivakasi. However the town fails to receive heavy rainfall.
Theru Kattu Pongal Season in Sivakasi
Theru kattu Pongal is celebrated on Masi month of Tamil Calendar every year, in Sivakasi and the festival is famous in majority streets of the town. Therukkettu Pongal is celebrated in Sivakasi for more than 200 years. The spirit of Therukettu Pon...more
A hot and sunny day ends with sharp showers
Today after a hot and sultry start, Sivakasi town received sharp showers at evening, between 04:00 p.m. to 04:35 p.m., the sharp showers drenched Sivakasi, and brings the temperature down, however Sivakasi fails to receive heavy rain. For th...more
Virudhunagar gets Rs. 1.64 cr. for hay supply to farmers
A sum of Rs. 1.64 crore has been allocated for providing hay to farmers at a subsidised rate of Rs. 2 a kg in all the nine taluks of the district to help them manage fodder shortage due to drought. Each taluk has been given Rs. ...more
Chances for rain in Sivakasi
There is a chance for rain / drizzle for the next one week with average maximum and minimum temperature of 33 and 26 degree celsius, with chance of 60 to 70% rain. The upcoming rain may help to tackle the water crisis problem for this summer.
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