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Aadi Krithigai 2017 Live : Krittika Nakshatra is the 3rd among the 27 stars. The day ruled by this star during the Tamil month of Aadi (July- August) is known as Aadi Kirthigai. This day is considered to be very auspicious and one of the best times of propitiating Lord Muruga, as the birth star of Lord Muruga is Krittika.
Aadi Krithigai also spelled as Aadi Krithika or Adi Krithigai, is celebrated on the Krittika star day of Aadi month. Aadi is the divine month when Gods and Goddesses decide to enhance the lives of their graceful creations-we, the humans.
Aadi Krithigai is an energizing occasion to rebuild your positive energy, which falls on July 25th this year. It is an auspicious day to worship Lord Muruga as this is His power day. Lord Muruga or Karthikeya is the second son ofLord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.
Lord Muruga’s birth and numerous feats are interesting and inspiring and are elaborately described in the ‘Skanda Purana‘.
Significance of Aadi Kirthigai
Goddess Parvati blessed Karthigai Pengal (six maidens) who nurtured the six babies born from Lord Shiva’s third eye, with a boon that special rituals or Poojas will be held on Krittika Nakshatra for Lord Muruga. The Tamil month of Aadi is considered highly auspicious, when divine forces blesses the Earth with their grace and answer your prayers.
Aadi month falls on the second half of the year, which is called as Dakshinayanam, when the Sun transits from Northern to Southern Hemisphere. Hence, the entire month of Aadi is ideal for special prayers and Pooja offered to Gods and Goddesses. Aadi Kirthigai is Lord Muruga’s power day, in which special offerings are made to him at Arupadai Veedu Temples (6 Abodes of Lord Muruga).
Rituals of Aadi Kirthigai
Apart from the Pooja and homa at temples, in general, special and elaborate celebrations are organized in Arupadai Veedu (Six Bodes of Lord Muruga) – Tiruttani, Thiruchendur, Swamimalai, Palani, Pazhamudircholai and Thirupparankundram. Chanting mantras and hymns, Kavadi Attam (a traditional dance) are performed by devotees. Some devotees also undertake fasting.
- Aadi Krittikai 2017 Date – 19th July 2017
- Aadi Krittikai 2017 Good Time – 03:32 PM to 05:06 PM
- Aadi Krittikai 2017 Rahu Kalam – 05:06 PM to 06:39 PM
- Aadi Krittikai Yamagandam 2017 Time – 12:24 PM to 01:58 PM
Benefits of Aadi Kirthigai
According to sacred texts, invoking Muruga on Aadi Kirthigai day can bestow the following blessings:
- Wisdom, Power, Health, Victory, Relationship and Prosperity
- Observing fast on this day can reduce the negative impacts of the planet Mars
- Destroy negative elements in life
- Remove obstacles and bestow you with all-round success
- Alleviate debts and diseases