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Greatness of Tamil Margazhi Masam or Margali Month


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Tamil Margazhi month is one of the special month for the Hindu people and also for the everyone. There are lots of special things and festivals in the month of Margazhi. Not only for the Humans and for the Devas also this particular Margazhi month is very auspicious.



Margazhi Masam is one of the Tamil months. In the Margazhi month there are many great events that take place in Chennai. In the Margazhi month there will be beautiful Kacheris and music mela taking place all over Chennai. People in all the other places also celebrate this special month with the help of music. Among the other 12 months Margazhi month is the most beautiful month. The climatic conditions in the Margazhi month will also be excellent so that the people will enjoy it to greater extent. There are various events that take place in the month of Margazhi.

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Rendering of Tiruppavai in Temples

Greatness of Tamil Margazhi Masam or Margali Month


The Greatness of Margazhi Month is also explained in Bhagavad Gita by Lord Krishna. As we all know the Bhagavat Gita is the one of the greatest religious book for the Hindus and in that Lord Krishna says Maasanam Margasheershoham. This means that among all the 12 months present, Lord Krishna is Margazhi. The Margazhi month is such great such that Lord Krishna also compares himself to Margazhi and says that he is the Margazhi month. Apart from this the Margazhi month is marked for various other activities taking place in this month and that gives great power to human beings during this month. The various events of the Margazhi month are as follows.

Rendering Tiruppavai and Thiruvembavai in the Margazhi month


In the month of the margazhi it is also very famous for the Lord Vishnu, the so called Thirumal. In this month only Andal rendered her greatest Bhakthi to Thirumal with the help of Triuppavai. The Thiruppavai consists of 30 verses and one verse is chanted on each day of the Margazhi month. This adds beauty to the month of Margazhi. Every day morning in the Temples the Thiruppavai will be chanted by people together.

Kolam Design in Margazhi month

Drawing of Kolam in the Margazhi month


Kolam is one of the most predominant cultures of Chennai people. In the month of the Margazhi we can see people drawing Kolams in front of the house. There are many varieties of Kolam present that attracts the people. When we speak about the Margazhi month there are also Kolam competitions in Chennai conducted for the house wife. The kolam designs that are drawn in the margazhi month are very attractive such that people also use colors to add more beauty to the kolam.

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Margazhi Kacheri in Chennai


Margazhi month is very famous for the Kacheris as it is also called as the Kacheri season in the Margazhi month. Various music artists in Chennai get themselves busy in this month such that they will be fully filled with tight schedules. In this month the Bhakthi and the Music will be found everywhere. The various music artists in Chennai become very busy during the time of Margazhi month. There are various Margazhi Music Utsav conducted by the media and also the tv Channels. Jaya TV also conducts Margazhi Maha Utsavan in Chennai.

Read more on Jaya TV Margazhi Maha Utsavam Schedule 2010

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Upanyasam in Margazhi month

Jaya TV Margazhi Maha Utsavam
In the Margazhi month the Upanyasam is also very famous. In the upanyasam a great person who knows everything about the Mahabharatha, Ramayana, Bhagavad Gita etc will explain in the poetic format to the people and the people will also be very much interested in knowing more about the Upanyasam in Margazhi month. There are lots of glories in life to be attained if people listen to the Upanyasam. Usually Upanyasam focus on the ancient stories from the great epics of Hindu religion and also on the specialty of every character which will be more helpful to shape our own character.
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