Karthigai Deepam 2020: In Tamil Nadu, the famous Karthigai Deepam festival is being celebrated today. Most houses in Tamil Nadu will be lit up with diya’s this evening. This festivals celebrate the triumph of light over darkness.
This Festival is dedicated to the worship of Lord Murugan also known as Kartikeya, is the son of Lord Shiva and Parvati. It is believed that he was born out of Lord Shiva’s third eye. He had six faces, and each avatar had a different meaning and purpose.