- Monday 11th Sep 2017
Masik Karthigai ( Masik Karthgai Viratham) is an auspicious austerity performed mainly in Tamil Nadu on Karthigai Natchathiram ( Krittika Nakshatra ) in each month of Hindu Calender. Karthigai viratham is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Shiva Abhishekam, Annabhishekam, Rudram Namakam Chamakam Parayana, Lingarchana, Rudrabhishekam, etc. are performed on this day by devotees.