Every year we have the abhishekam to Lord Murugan on Thai Pusam day which fell on our retreat. It is always a powerful moment. Other temples the world over are also doing the puja and many devotee perform kavadi.
Here at the Aadheenam the amazing sight of Lord Murugan cover in milk and yogurt and the very high shakti strikes an actinic chord in the hearts and minds of everyone in Kadavul
Shatakoti Pranamams to Kumara Kartikeya.
Many namaskarams to blessed souls of Kauai Adheenam who continued to melt Skanda’s heart. Getting such grace from Skanda is no small thing. A feet achieved only by a few. Its assured that Kauai adheenam is going to prosper. No doubt about it. Its going to succeed for sure.
The letter "Ya" in the Panchakshara Mantra, Namasivaya, stands for the soul. Bodhinatha uses the Panchakshara Mantra to show how the soul is initially drawn by Siva's veiling grace, which leads the soul to maturity through experience in the world. Then comes Siva's revealing grace. When we've had enough of the world, Siva's grace pulls us toward God. The mantra also has the simple, two-syllable form. Si- Reflecting on God the Transcendent Absolute, Va-God as the All Pervading Consciousness