Korukkai Veeratteswarar Temple – Festivals
Masi Magam in February – March, 10 day Kamadagana Utsavam and Brahmotsavam are the important festivals celebrated in this temple. All these festivals are held with Pancha Murthy procession. Margazhi Tiruvadhirai in December – January with Lord’s procession is the other great festival. Monthly pradosha days occurring on the 13th of new moon and full moon fortnights; Navarathri in September – October, Deepavali in October – November; Pongal or Makara Sankranti falling almost on January 14 in each year; Vinayaga Chathurthi; Tamil and English New Year Days are also observed devotionally in the temple. The Manmatha festival commemorating the mythological incident is celebrated with great éclat attracts a large number of devotees from far and near.