Aadi month begins Today – July 17, 2011 in Tamil Calendars. Aadi Masam is the fourth month in Tamil Calendar and some people consider the month as inauspicious or bad as Dakshinayana Punyakalam, the night time of Gods, begins in the Aadi month. But numerous unique Tamil rituals and festivals are also observed during Aadi month so some people consider it as auspicious. Aadi is also dedicated to the worship of
– Mother Goddess. Amman
Aadi Masam ends on August 17, 2011.