2009/12/05

KARTHIGAI DEEPAM CELEBRATION AND AWARDS

In TamilNadu , Karthigai Deepam is celebrated as a festival of lights in the month of Karthigai . In Thiruvannamalai , it is popularly known as Annamalai Deepam . Once the deepam is lit in this temple , all the other temples in the whole state will lit the deepams . Lord Muruga is worshipped on this day .

The festival starts with cleaning the house , decorating the house with new diyas , wearing new dresses , special dishes and finally bursting crackers . This year celebration in my home .

Decoration in the hall ,




entrance of the rooms,



Pooja table ,


In the balconies ,


In the front gate ,


Mrs.Menaga has passed these two beautiful awards .Thank you dear......they are my treasures.



I would like to pass these awards to Raks , Happy Cook , Sandhya and Vij .

17 comments :

Sailaja Damodaran said...

congrats....we wish u the same .

Vrinda said...

Congrats ..Nice pics,enjoy...

priya said...

very nice clicks...congrats on ur awards, dear!

Padma said...

Nice photos and congrats on your awards Shama.

Vidhya said...

very Festive Shama.. all of them looks nice.. congrats on your awards:)

sowmya.s said...

i love your enhusiasm in all the festive celebrations..looks beautiful..

Anisheetu said...

congratulations on the awards.... keep it up .... :)

Nandini said...

Belated karthigai deepam wishes! And congratz on your awardz!

Usha said...

Lovely karthigai pictures...congrats on your awards :-)

Gita said...

Divine and lovely pictures dear....congrats on your award :)

Devasena Hariharan said...

Nice lamp decorations. COngrats on the awards

Ms.Chitchat said...

Belated Karthigai Deepam wishes. You have a colorful blog site with plenty of easy recipes. Following you.

Chitchat
http://chitchatcrossroads.blogspot.com/

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

nice decorations.. hope you had a fun filled festival.

Akal's Saappadu said...

nice decorations for the kaarthigai deepam and enjoy your awards dear !!!

Valarmathi said...

Nice decorations :)

Sandhya Hariharan said...

Lovely decoration.. Shama... I miss not being in India for this!

Thanks for sharing these awards with me

Anupama said...

Congrats on the awards... your pics remind me of Karthigai deepam at my home back in India... missing those times :-(