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Vaikasi Visakam

Vaikasi Visakam is celebrated on the day when the asterism Visakam, in the month of Vaikasi - the 2nd month of the Tamil Calendar. Vaikasi Visakam is observed as the birthday of Lord Muruga. The festival falls between the mid-May and mid-June of the Gregorian calendar. The festival is much popular in Muruga temples all over Tamil Nadu and is held with much religious fervor.

Updated on 7th June, 2005


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