Meenakshi Amman Temple Sees Over 1.5 Lakh Devotees For "Celestial Wedding"
Thursday, April 18, 2019, 7:37 AM
More 1.5L devotees from various parts of Tamil Nadu converged on famous Sri Meenakshi Amman temple in Madurai on Wednesday to witness celestial wedding of Goddess Meenakshi with Lord Sundareswarar. The wedding is the highlight of 10-day annual "Chithirai" festival at the ancient temple. Special pooja is performed before deities exchanged garlands at 9:52-AM as devotees chant the names of God and Goddess.