Soorasamharam 2018 Festival Special Programs at Thiruchendur Murugan Temple Latest Updates:
Sura Samhaaram or soora samharam is the Hindu festival dedicated to Lord Murugan which falls on sixth day of Aippasi Month of Tamil calendar.
All devotees observe six days fasting during the Kanda Sashti ends on the Soorasamharam day on the day when Lord Murugan defeated Demon Surapadman.
So every year as the mark of victory of good over evil the Soorasamharam festival is observed mainly by the Tamil Hindus.
The Sura Samhaaram festival celebrated at Thiruchendur Murugan Temple is the famous celebrations. This year the Sura Samhaaram 2018 festival is to be celebrated on 13th November 2018, Tusday.
For the Soorasamharam festival to be celebrated at the Subramaniya Swami Temple in Tiruchendur about 3200 police had been deployed with 70 CCTV cameras to monitor the crowd and 10 LED televisions at the crowd gathering places to telecast the Skanda Sasti festival live.
The Tiruchendur Murugan Temple Soorasamharam 2018 will be telecast live in various TV Channels including Thanthi TV, Jaya TV.
Tamilnadu Government had announced special buses for the Sura Samhaaram 2018 festival and the Southern Railway had also announced Special trains for various destination.