Mahakavi Subramaniya Bharathiyar’s composition ‘Vellai Thamarai Poovil’ in praise of Goddess Saraswathy is recited during Navarathri, especially at cultural festivities on the 9th day, marking the final day of dedication to the goddess of wisdom.
This year is Saraswasthy pooja is observed on Wednesday, October 5, 2011.
She is beautifully dressed in a white silk saree with red and gold border, seated on a white lotus. She plays the veena, which indicates that she plays the melody of life.
Vellai Thamarai poovil ~ Graceful Bharatahiyar song in praise of Goddess Saraswathy is rendered in melodious tenderness, that is unique to the one with the radiant husky voice, K.J. Yesudas
In Sri Lanka, Saraswathy Pooja is celebrated in divine worship and aesthetically to the Goddess at schools, homes and work places.