2021 Sivakasi Chithirai Pongal Kayirukuthu Lite Version
Due to corona second wave pandemic and lock down, Chithirai Pongal celebration has been cancelled. Devotees were not allowed inside temple. Amidst lock down, devotees carried out aayiram kan paanai, agni chatti and nerthikadan po...more
2021 Chithirai Pongal Lite Version
Sivakasi celebrates Chithirai Pongal Lite Version in Sivakasi Arulmighu Sri Badrakaliamman Thirukovil, today. Every year a week before the celebration, numerous shops were placed around the temple. But this year due to COVID second wave and lock down...more
Sivakasi Chithirai Pongal AaraamThiruvizha held at Badrakali Amman temple on 9th May 2021. Every year kalugetram organised at Mariamman temple, due to second wave of covid pandemic, kalugetram festival held inside Badrakali temple, Sivakasi. Devotees were...more
Rain lashes Sivakasi
Today Sivakasi town receives super rainfall for around 30 minutes between 11:55 to 12:35 p.m.. Sivakasians were surprised by sudden downpour. The sharp showers brought some temporary relief from water crisis, for this Summer 2021. The drains were overflowed and th...more
Tamil Nadu announces two-week complete lockdown from May 10
The Tamil Nadu government on May 8 imposed a complete lockdown for two weeks across the State between 4 a.m. on May 10 and 4 a.m on May 24 to combat the spread of COVID-19.
However, on May 8 and 9 alone, the St...more
2021 Chithirai Pongal Aindhaam Thiruvizha Lite Version
Every year Chithirai Pongal 5-aam Thiruvizhaa Soorasamharam held at mandagapadi place, organised by Sivakasi Hindu Nadar Javuli Varthagargal Sangam, at 02:00 a.m.. But due to Corona Second Wave Pandemic, Soorasamharam held, yester...more
Moderate rainfall in Sivakasi
Yesterday Sivakasi town receives occasional drizzle and moderate rainfall at evening. For the next one week Sivakasi weather will be cloudy with chances for rain, with average maximum and minimum temperature of 38 and 27 degree celsius respectively.
No bed shortage
Availability of beds in hospitals - with and without oxygen supply - and that of Covid Care Centres in Virudhunagar district was under manageable condition, said Joint Director of Health R. Manoharan.
He said that the district had 1,021 beds in both gove...more
2021 Sivakasi Chithirai Pongal begins with Kodiyetram
The traditional flag hoisting ceremony to mark the start of Chithirai Pongal festival in Sivakasi was conducted on 4th May 2021, Tuesday, at Badrakaliamman Temple. Devotees were not allowed due to second wave of covid pandemic. The...more