Karthigai vrata in the month of Margazhi falls on December 30, 2017.It is a day adored by the devotees of Lord Muruga since Karthigai is the birth star of Lord Muruga.
Karthigai is a star among 27 stars and falls on the day when the Moon crosses the Karthigai constellation of six stars once in a month as per lunar calendar. There are special prayers and abhishekam in temples in the worship of Lord Muruga on the day.
We are able to get spiritual enlightenment and attainment of virtues in life by praying to Lord Muruga on this day.
Happiness, offspring, prosperity, clarity of thought and overcoming obstacles in life are the benefits of observing Karthigai vrata.
Married women who long for a child observe this vrata to get progeny in their life and they are surely blessed by Lord Murugan with a child in due course of time.
Let us observe Karthigai vrata and get the limitless blessings of Lord Muruga.
Also, check out our Karthigai Series