Follow us on
join us facebook
Thyagaraja aradhana festival at Thiruvaiyaru to begin on January 21
CHENNAI, January 12: The annual Thyagaraja aradhana festival at Thiruvaiyaru in Tamil Nadu will get under way on January 21, and continue till January to 25.

On the morning of January 25, there will be this traditional singing of the Pancharatna kritis.

The whole festival will be held at the samadhi of the saint composer, which is on the banks of the river Cauvery in Thiruvaiyaru.

Carnatic musicians - cutting across age, gender and star status, make it a point to be present at the festival. Artistes from across the world, too, make a beeline for Thiruvaiyaru during the annual Thyagaraja aradhana festival every January. The artistes are given an opportunity to offer their musical offerings to the saint-poet during the festival.