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Thiruvarur Ther 2024 Live Streaming Online: Thiruvarur Ther is a Hindu temple with a 360-tonne chariot that is 96 feet tall, making it the largest temple chariot in India. The temple also has 500-meter ropes that are one foot in diameter.\

  • Thiruvarur Chariot Festival is celebrated at the Sri Thiyagarajaswamy temple.
  • The main deity, Uthsava Moorthi, and his consort, Lord Parvathi, are transported in the Aazhi Ther during a joyous procession through the city.
  • The thousand-year-old chariot is towed by devotees using thick ropes during the Car Festival.
  • The Sri Thiyagarajaswamy temple complex covers around 30 acres.
  • It features four large gopurams (gateway towers), with the eastern tower being the tallest at about 100 feet (30 meters) and three storeys high.
  • The temple houses around 100 sannidhis (shrines) with 365 Shiva Lingas, dedicating one Linga for each day of the year.
  • The two principal sannidhis are for the main deity Sri Vanmikinathar (Lord Siva) and Thiyagarajar.
  • The Sri Thiyagarajaswamy temple and the Therottam festival have been glorified in devotional hymns by Thevaram saints like Appar, Thirugnanasambandar, and Sundarar (Nayanmars).
  • The temple is home to two chariots: Kal Ther (immovable stone chariot) and Aazhi Ther.
  • The stone chariot, Kal Ther, is associated with the fascinating history of the Chola monarch Manu Needhi and his son, as written in the Tamil classic Silappadikaram.
  • The Aazhi Therottam car festival is attended by thousands of devotees every year.
  • The 250-tonne chariot is adorned with colorful silk robes and aromatic flowers as devotees tow it in procession.