Srivilliputhur: Thousands of devotees
participated in the car festival organised in connection with
the `Thiruadipooram` festival at the famous Sri Andal temple
here today, and offered worship to the deities.
`Thiruadipooram` is considered an auspicious day by Hindus,
as it is the birthday of Sri Andal, a devotee of Lord Vishnu,
and presiding deity of the temple.
The ten day festival began on July 25. The Hindu Religious
and Charitable Endowment Minister S P Shanmuganathan and I T
minister Udhayakumar, inaugurated the event.