Tongaat: Karthigai Deepam Thiruvizhaa

Kaarthigai Deepam is a festival of lights, celebrated in the Tamil month of Kaarthigai. Rows of agal vilakkus in front of every house, this is the image that at once comes to mind when we think of Karthigai Deepam. It is also considered as the extension of the Deepavali festival.  It is celebrated on the full moon day of the Kaarthigai month which coincides with Kiruththigai Natchaththaram ( Star).

The public are welcomed to this special evening.

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About Naufal Khan

Naufal Khan was the Publisher at ADISHAKTI MEDIA and the editor-in-chief of the South African Indian news service Indian Spice. Khan was former Sunday Times journalist and also an occult fiction and non-fiction writer with several published titles.

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