Kanchipuram Varatharaja Perumal Temple May Day celebrations started on the 13th. From that day onwards, both in the morning and in the evening, Sami awoke in different vehicles in floral attire to bless the devotees. Karutasevai festival was held on the 15th.
The main event of the festival on the 7th day yesterday was the election. Varadaraja Perumal Sridevi, accompanied by Bhudevi in floral attire, left the temple early in the morning to play the accordions.
Kanchipuram awoke in a wooden chariot with Gandhi ready to be adorned with poles. The priests recited the scriptures and offered camphor incense. Then the procession to hold the toad rope by the devotees was held in a riotous manner.
Millions of devotees not only from Tamil Nadu but also from Andhra Pradesh, Kerala and Karnataka attended the Sami Darshan. The arrangements for the festival were made by the Chief Officer of the Kanchipuram Zonal Hindu Charities Department Vanmati, the temple executive officer N. Thiyakarajan, the temple priests and staff. Kanchipuram town flooded by Varadarajaperumal temple