the festivals, Navaratri and Vatsaka festival top the list. Navaratri is
celebrated to commemorate the death of the demon Bana and during Vaisakha
Festival lasting for 10 days, the
Utsavamurthis are taken out in procession through main streets, both in morning
and nights. On the ninth day, Car Festival is celebrated on a grand scale,
finally. Float Festival is another star attraction which marks the conclusion of
the Vaisakha festival. Devotees in several thousands lustily participate in the
activities every year.
lies 18 km. off Nagarkoil, one of the pilgrim towns of Tamil Nadu, accessible by
four wheelers and train.