Thyagaraja Aradhana 2015 date – Thiruvaiyaru Thyagaraja Aradhana Music Festival in 2015

Thyagaraja Aradhana, dedicated to Saint Thyagaraja, the greatest saint composer of Carnatic music, is observed in Paush month. Thyagaraja Aradhana 2015 date is January 9 to January 14. The music festival is held during this period for five days. The festival is held at Thiruvaiyaru near Thanjavur in Tamil Nadu and is also therefore known as Thiruvaiyaru Thyagaraja Aradhanai. The festival is observed on the fifth day during the Krishna paksha or waning phase of moon in the Telugu month of Paush or Pushya.

Accomodation: Many people have accommodation during the Aradhana at Thanjavur, which is around 13 km from Thiruvaiyaru.

Contact: For more information regarding the Aradhana you can contact:
The Secretary,
Sri Thyagabrahma Mahotsava Sabha, 31,
Thirumanjana Veedhi,
Thiruvaiyaru 613204

On the Thyagaraja Aradhana festival day, hundreds of Carnatic musicians pay their homage to the Saint Thyagaraja by rendering his ‘pancharathna kritis’ in chorus at his samadhi at Thiruvaiyaru. Another highlight on the day is the Unchavruthi Bhajan.

Sri Thyagaraja attained Samadhi on the Pushya Bagula Panchami day or the fifth day after full moon in Paush masam.