The six days of Kantha Sashti are favorite days for Lord Muruga.
The special days of fasting and festivities fall this year – from October 26th – October 31st.
Murugan Temple in Verugal, Sri Lanka East-pic by: drs. sarajevo
Songs in praise of Lord Murugan beautifies hearts and minds – here an excerpt from The Hindu of Jan 21, 2005 on The special charm of Lord Murugan saying it all:
THIS GOD of Love, beauty and knowledge has been exerting His charm on millions of people ~ The word Muruga is derived from the Tamil word ‘Murugu’ which means honey, beauty, fragrance and eternal youth. He is handsome, brilliant, elegant and enchanting. He symbolises valour, youthfulness, benevolence and compassion.
Songs by Soolamangalam Sisters, on beauty and charm of This god of Love:
mp3 ~ ~ Azhagellam Murugane
mp3 ~ ~ Muruga unthan sirippu Muthamizhin uyir sirippu
mp3 ~ ~ Muththu Vel Raththina Vel
mp3 ~ ~ Thiruparang Kundraththil nee siriththaaal
mp3 ~ ~ Thiththikkum moovirandu mugagnkall konnda engal senthamizhin selvan allavaa
mp3 ~ ~ Paal Kavadigall aadi varum aaddaththile