On Aug 28th, 2021, we conducted Nallur Kandaswamy Festival at our temple site. This event started at 8:00 AM with traditional Flag Hoisting, followed by a procession around Six Abodes of Lord Murugan located surrounding the Vel structure of the temple. The visitors also enjoyed the delicious food and traditional Murugan Panjamirtham, one of the specialties of Lord Murugan temples in South India. Special thanks to our Eeelam Tamil devotees who were instrumental in bringing this festival to CMT.
Thanks to the following volunteers and who helped us to make this event a successful one.
Nallur Murugan Planning and Execution Team: Dr. Ravi Ravichandran, Dr. Sivayogan Nagalingam, Logan Kannuthurai, Sharmila Logendran, Dr. Elias Jeyarajah, Dr. Shanthini Jeyarajah, Shenthan and Ahalya Rajah, Umaash Nallainathan
Religious: Bharath Ramamurthy and his volunteering team Chidambaram, Srikanth, Baheshwari Prabaharan (Madhu's mother), Maheswari, Misha, Karthika, Karthik, Madhu, Balaji, Sharath, Anu, Velappan, Radha Ravi, Dhamodharan, Sasi, Dr.Sivayogan, Dr. Ravi(South Carolina), Manjula, T.D.Ramamurthy (Bharath's father, India), Chandramohan & Vijaya (Maheswari's parents, India.
Food: Sasi Haridoss, Anu Karthik, Rakshana Manoj, Sharmila Logan, Thusheetha
Vijitha, Thenmoli, Malar, Rajiv, Manjula, Manojkumar, Theleka Manoj, Gokul Dass, Nitin Haridoss, and Misha Bharath
Flower Garland for all the Gods: Baheswari Prabaharan and Madhu Balaji
Finance: Velappan, Murugesan, Sathish, and Prabha
Membership: Sudha Rajan, Subha, Nataraj Ganesh, Murugesan, and Velappan
Media, Marketing and IT: Dhamodharan Venkatesan and his team Vijay Manoharan, Dr. Sivayogan, Lokesh, Prabhakaran
Lemonade and Watermelon Stall: Adithi Balaji, Saasana Karthik, Sri Bala Chidambaram, Varthini
Neer Moore Stall: Logan Kannudurai and Sharmi
Wooden Pallakku: Dr. Ravi Ravichandran, South Carolina
Festival Flag: Thusheeta Sivayogan and Dr. Sivayogan
Transportation and Logistics: Haridoss Ramadoss and Karthik Kumaraswamy
Site Maintenance: Karthik Kumaraswamy, Sharath, Balaji, Bharathi, Murugesan, Aravind, Ganesh, Pugazhendhi, Umesh, Logan Kannudurai, and his friends
Nallur Murugan Statue Sponsors:
Jagadeesh Narasimhaiah - Sponsored the Lord Murugan Statue
Jayarts.com owner Sudha Ariva - Sponsored the Nallur Murugan Statue and also shipped to us free of cost
Our Special thanks to the following:
Chatham County Police Officers – Security
Special thanks to our sponsors:
Sangam Mart & Chef Sreeni - Panchamirtham Preparation
TamericaTV - Our Media Partner