Katamarayudu telugu movie review | Katamarayudu Movie Review Rating | Katamarayudu Review | Pawan Kalyan Katamarayudu

close save
crop image
Tue, Nov 13, 2018 | Last Updated 11:45 pm IST

Menu &Sections


Why is Diwali called as Deepawali in Tamilnadu?

Why is Diwali called as Deepawali in Tamilnadu?
Why is Diwali called as Deepawali in Tamilnadu?
http://apherald-nkywabj.stackpathdns.com/images/appleiconAPH72x72.png apherald.com

Tamilnadu, Deepawali is celebrated in the Tamil month of Aipasi (late October or early November) on Narak Chaturdashi thithi, which precedes the Amavasai (The new moon day). The day before the festival the house is cleaned completely and decorated with “rangoli kolams”. The Diwali begins with everyone is family taking Oil bath early in the morning even before the sunrise. The elder most in the family applies gingelly oil on heads of the members of the family before taking bath.

After the bath, the pooja’s are conducted by placing before the god, various kinds of sweets, fruits, food items prepared for Deepawali, kumkum powder, turmeric powder, sandalwood powder, new dresses, fire crackers etc. A small quantity of medicinal Ayurvedic paste called leyghiyam is taken by the members of the family before the breakfast. The sweets are distributed after wearing the new dress and the firecrackers are burst. The people light up the numerous Deepawali lamps called Agal Vilaku in the evening.

Why is Diwali called as Deepawali in Tamilnadu?

Thus on the occasion of the Deepavali festival, the Tamil communities commemorates the defeat of Narakasura who represented the evil and the light up the lamps (Agal vilakus) to remember the day on which Lord Krishna brought light (Goodness) into their life by driving away the darkness.

Why is Diwali called as Deepawali in Tamilnadu?
5/ 5 - (1 votes)
Add To Favourite
More from author
Alibaba makes record selling in first five minutes & $10 billion figure achieved
Distributing 1 Lakh Cows per year is in BJPs Manifesto
69% Pakistanis aged 15-65 years don't know what the Internet is!!!
Why Pasupuleti Balaraju quit TDP joined Janasena Party?
Telangana Polls scheduled to be held by December 7
Trump missing from one of weekend's most powerful images
TRS MP Kavita attacked TPCC Chief
Stalin condemns Periyar caste reference!
Gaja storm getting intensified!
Sivakasi laborers set to lose jobs!
Viral video from Kaduvetti guru son!
TRS released list of candidates for 107 of 119 Assembly Constituencies
YSRCP Leader YS Jagan resumed his Padayatra with Emotional Welcome
AAP includes Jobs for Youth in its Manifesto
PM Narendra Modi inaugurated two major national highways
Why TN CM defended protests against AR Murugadoss's Sarkar?
Cyclone Gaja expected to hit coastal Tamilnadu & AP
Actor Mohan Babu in support of TRS Party
Wildfire in California killed 23
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao bridge anticipated to have 5G service
AP CM Chandrababu Naidu expands his Cabinet with 2 Ministers
Do you know which is Indias Most CONGESTED PLACE?
Why Chiranjeevi neither meets Rahul Gandhi nor attends any Congress meetings?
Minister's controversial talks!
ADMK member ousted for sexual misconduct!
RTI reveals truth in Rajiv killers plea!
Gaja arrives soon, Red Alert!
Demonetization & GST holds back India's growth: Raghuram Rajan
Why Naidu meeting all leaders who are already opposed to PM Narendra Modi: Dr. Tamilisai
KTR asked why people should vote for AP CM Chandrababu Naidu
Nick Jonas celebrated his Bachelor s party
KCR launched TRS Party Campaign from Gajwel Constituency
Trump, Macron voiced worries on European companies doing business with Iran
Pawan Kalyans mud-slinging fest is just getting boring
Actress Swara Bhaskar speaks against BJP
Governments apathy towards Unemployment crisis
About the author

Bharath has been the knowledge focal point for the world, As Darvin evolution formula End is the Start ... Bharath again will be the Knowledge Focal Point to the whole world. Want to hold the lamp and shine light on the path of greatness for our country Bharath.