Poo Mithi Thiruvizha - Salem

The Arulmigu Kottai Mariamman Temple is located on the banks of the River Tirumanimuttharu. The presiding deity of this temple is Goddess Kottai Mariamman an incarnation of Goddess Parvathi. During the Tamil calendar month of Aadi(inbetween July and August), the temple commemorates a grand celebration known as “Poo Mithi Thiruvizha”- a ritual involving the devotees to walk on fire. In the thee mit....
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1.    Poo Mithi Thiruvizha- a ritual involving the devotees to walk on fire

2.    Devotees carry Paal Kudam (carrying of milk pots on their heads)

Organized By

Department of Tourism,
The Tourist Officer,
Tourist Office, 2nd Floor, Collectorate Complex, Salem – 636 001.

How to reach

The nearest airport is Coimbatore International Airport, which is 180 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Salem, which is 6 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Salem, which is 6KMs away.
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Event Details
Venue Address
Arulmigu Kottai Mariamman Temple, Salem-636001.
Date Time

15 Jul 2023 - 16 Jul 2023

5:00 AM - 7:00 PM




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