Kavady Abishegam

Purification of the Kavady will commence on the day before the main day from 10am onwards.

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ABISHEGAM ARE AS FOLLOWS:

  • All Abishegam goods will be provided by the temple at a fee of R65.00.
  • You are required to bring a bucket and jug for washing your Kavady and Garlands for decorating your Kavady.

The R65.00 that you are paying includes the Abishegam goods.

  • 3 Lemons/Limes
  • 2 Strings to tie the milk
  • 1 Betel Nut
  • 3 incense sticks
  • 3 Camphor

Requirements for the main day Kavady festival:

  • 2 Brass Somboos
  • 3 Pkts camphor
  • 1 Bottle oil
  • 1 Coconut
  • 1 Betel leave
  • Fruit and Milk

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Devotees that are piecing to ensure that you arrange with someone to pierce you prior to the day of the main prayer.
  • Devotees that are getting trance are requested to bring all their necessary requirements e.g. tray, ashes, vel, rosewater etc.
  • Devotees please remember no piercing in the temple.
  • All devotees carrying Kavady are kindly requested to remove the flowers from their Kavady after the procession. It would be highly appreciated.
  • Please do not leave the temple until your turmeric string is removed after the de- hoisting of the flag.
  • For a blissful and successful Kavady procession we humbly request devotees to cooperate and to work in unity and harmony.

The temple is situated at No. 26 Heron Street, On the corner of Primary and Heron Street (Next to model primary school), Extension 1, Lenasia, 1827

All devotees are humbly requested to dress appropriately:

Ladies to either wear a Sari or Punjabi. Men to either wear a Kurta or white trouser and white shirt/T-shirt. A leather belt should not be worn.

KAVADY PROCESSION WILL COMMENCE AT 8.00AM PROMPTLY.


KAVADY PROCESSION WILL COMMENCE AT 8.00AM PROMPTLY.

May Lord Siva Soobramaniar bless one and all!!!!
Vanakum

Nandri