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Chidambaram Nataraja Swamy Temple Six Maha Abhishekas for 2021 – 22

Six Mahabhishekas at Chidambaram Sri Nataraja Swamy Temple are the famous festivals / utsavams celebrated at Chidamabaram Thillai Natarajaswamy Temple.

Chidambaram is one of the five holiest Shiva temples, each representing one of the five natural elements; Chidambaram represents akasha (aether), Thiruvanaikaval Jambukeswara, Trichy (water), Kanchi Ekambareswara (earth) Kanchipuram, Thiruvannamalai Arunachaleswara (fire), Thiruvanna malai and Sri Kalahasteeswara temple (wind), Sri Kalahasti.

The 6 Mahabhishekas of Chidambaram Temple are – Chithirai Onam, Aani Thirumanjanam, Aavani Chaturdashi, Purattasi Chaturdashi, Aardhraa Abhishekam during Arudra Darisanam and Maasi Chaturdashi.

2021 Chidambaram Nataraja Swamy Temple 6 Mahaabhishekas Dates:

The following are dates of Maha Abhishekas performed at Chidambaram Sri Nataraja Swamy temple.

May 3, 2021 – Monday – Chithirai Onam, Kanaka Sabhai, 6:00 PM

July 15, 2021 – Thursday – Aani Thirumanjanam, Raja Sabhai, 3:30 AM

August 8, 2021 – Saturday – Aavani Chaturdashi, Kanaka Sabhai, 6:00 PM

September 9, 2021 – Sunday – Purattasi Chaturdashi, Kanaka Sabhai, 6:00 PM

December 20, 2021 – Monday – Aardhraa Abhishekam, Raja Sabhai, 3:30 AM

February 2, 2022 – Tuesday – Maasi Chaturdashi, Kanaka Sabhai, 6:00 AM

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