Thirukkarthikai Deepa Thirunaal
To honor the divine fire of Lord Shiva, on the Thirukkarthikai Deepa Thirunaal special poojas are performed to Lord Rudhra. On the hillock (once Theppakulam) which is in front of the Maha Meru Maligai Entrance, Chokkarukku, Chokkapanai deepam will be lit and celebrated grand. The devotees get the grace of Annamalaiyan (Lord Shiva) through their devotional songs and prayers. The next day comes the star Rohini and there will be a celebration “Kaalnaattu Vizha” for the Thai Thiruvizha.