Annual Thaipoosam Kavady prayer
THE Empangeni Emperumal Temple invites the public to its annual Thaipoosam Kavady Prayer.
The flag hoisting will be held on Saturday at 2.30pm); Thirukalyanum on Saturday, 19 January (2.30pm); Chariot Procession on Sunday, 20 January (2pm); Main Kavady on Monday, 21 January (4.30pm); and the flag lowering on Wednesday, 23 January (6pm).
Devotees who wish to carry Kavady are requested to contact temple officials Vijay Vandayar on 082 3802958, Kumari Moodley on 076 5147641, Siva Govindsamy on 082 4868189 or Nalini Chetty on 061 0886217.
Devotees are requested to observe their fast 10 days prior to the main Kavady and to attend services every evening from 12 January. They must collect and decorate their Kavady after the Chariot Procession.