Arudhra Darshan is one of the most auspicious days associated with Lord Shiva. It falls on the full moon day in the Tamil month of Marghazhi.
The festival is celebrated with fervor in Lord Shiva temples in Tamil Nadu and in other parts of the world with Tamil speaking population. The festival is mainly associated with the Nataraja form of Lord Shiva and celebrates ‘the cosmic dance.’
Arudhra Darshan is of great importance at the
and marks the conclusion of Margazhi Brahmotsavam. Chidambaram Nataraja Temple
It is celebrated with fervor at the
, Nellaiappar temple, Kutralanaathar temple, Tiruvaalankaadu Temple , Tiruvarur Temple and in several other Lord Shiva shrines across the globe. Kapaaleeswarar Temple