The festivals Ganesh
Chathurthi & Karthigai are celebrated here in a grand manner. Ganesh
Chathurthi is celebrated as ten days festival with flag hoisting. During
this festive season, Lord Ganesh is taken on a procession in his
Mooshika Vahana. The Car festival on the 9th day and Theerthavari on the
10th day draws millions of people from all over the nation and the State
Government arranges for special buses every year. 'Thiruvaathirai' is
also celebrated here in the Tamil month of Margazhi.