Sri Devi Karumariamman Temple, Madurai
Built In Years : - 500 Years Old .
Festival : - The Aavani (August-September) festival begins on the first Friday of the full moon fortnight and celebrated the next Friday. There will be pujas, public feeding, and other festivities. On Saturday, devotees offer Pongal (pudding) to the Goddess. Amman goes in procession throughout the night. Every house celebrates the festival. The noteworthy feature of the festival is that people of all religions participate equally. Special pujas to Lord Vinayaka on Sankatahara Chaturti days, Rahukala puja on Fridays – 10.30 a.m. to 12.00 p.m-, Special pujas on last Fridays of the month, special pujas to Lord Muruga on Tuesdays, Dakshinamurthi puja on Thursdays are organized by individual devotees (Upayadararars). They contribute for Aavani festival too.
Temple Speciality : -
Mother Devi Karumariamman is a swayambumurthy.
Nearest Temples : -
1) Sri Muktheeswarar temple In Theppakulam ,
2) Sri Sundareswarar (Meenakshi) temple In Madurai ,
3) Sri Kasi viswanathar temple In Irumbadi, Solavandan .
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