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Girivalam Dates 2021 - Save Your Date For The 2021 Girivalam Dates September

Girivalam Dates 2021 - Thiruvannamalai Temple is famous for its Girivalam every year. Girivalam Dates 2021 marks the popular religious practice followed by devotees all around the states of India. The devotees have to walk 14kms all round the hill of Arunachaleswarar Temple at Tiruvannamalai. Girivalalm takes place every month. For this Girivalam Dates 2021 september, the September Girivalam dates 2021 starts on 20th at 05.28 AM and ends at 05.24 AM.  

by P Thamizhamuthu | Updated Sep 11, 2021 07:07 AM

Girivalam Dates 2021 - Save Your Date For The 2021 Girivalam Dates September
Source: Daily Temple

Girivalam at Arunachaleswarar Temple

Girivalam is one of the famous occasions followed by the devotees around Tamil Nadu. Thousands of devotees gather on the full day of every month in Thiruvannamalai. In Sanskrit, Girivalam is known as Giripradakshina” , “which means going around the hill”. Giripradakshina”, which means Giri = Mountain; Pradakshina or Prada = Giver of Boons; Kshi = Destroyer of Karma; Na = Giver of Jnana.  

In Tamil, “Girivalam'' means the process of going around whereas Giri = Mountain and Valam = Right side which emphase, that “one should keep a hill to the right when circumambulating”.

Girivalam Dates 2021

Check out the Girivalam Dates 2021 in Arunachaleswarar Temple at Tiruvannamalai.

GIRIVALAM DATES 2021 DAY STARTING TIME  ENDING TIME 
January 28, 2021 Thursday 01:17 AM, Jan 28 12:45 AM, Jan 29
February 27, 2021 Saturday 03:49 PM, Feb 26 01:46 PM, Feb 27
March 28, 2021 Sunday 03:27 AM, Mar 28 12:17 AM, Mar 29
April 26, 2021 Monday 12:44 PM, Apr 26 09:01 AM, Apr 27
April 27, 2021 Tuesday 12:44 PM, Apr 26 09:01 AM, Apr 27
May 26, 2021 Wednesday 08:29 PM, May 25 04:43 PM, May 26
June 24, 2021 Thursday 03:32 AM, Jun 24 12:09 AM, Jun 25
July 23, 2021 Friday 10:43 AM, Jul 23 08:06 AM, Jul 24
July 24, 2021 Saturday 10:43 AM, Jul 23 08:06 AM, Jul 24
August 22, 2021 Sunday 07:00 PM, Aug 21 05:31 PM, Aug 22
September 20, 2021 Monday 05:28 AM, Sep 20 05:24 AM, Sep 21
October 20, 2021 Wednesday 07:03 PM, Oct 19 08:26 PM, Oct 20
November 18, 2021 Thursday 12:00 PM, Nov 18 02:26 PM, Nov 19
November 19, 2021 Friday 12:00 PM, Nov 18 02:26 PM, Nov 19
December 18, 2021 Saturday 07:24 AM, Dec 18 10:05 AM, Dec 19
December 19, 2021 Sunday 07:24 AM, Dec 18 10:05 AM, Dec 19

September Girivalam Dates 2021

For this september, the full day for the September 2021 Giruvalam dates will appear on 20th sept. So the devotees all around Tamil Nadu save your date for September Girivalam dates 2021. 

GIRIVALAM DATES 2021  DAY  STARTING TIME  ENDING TIME 
September 20, 2021 Monday 05:28 AM, Sep 20 05:24 AM, Sep 21

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Girivalam Dates 2021 - FAQ

1. Does Girivalam happen every year?    

Girivalam happens on the full moon day of every month. So it happens for the whole year.

2. Did Girivalam happen during Covid 19 times?    

No, it didn't happen during the Covid 19 pandemic for the safety of the devotees.  

3. How many kilometers is Girivalam?    

Girivalam takes 14kms to come around the hill.  

4. How long will it take to complete Girivalam?    

On an average it might take 4 hours. But it completely depends on the devotee’s pace. 

5. Why is this temple famous?    

The Arunachaleswarar Temple at Tiruvannamalai is famous for Girivalam during full moon day.

6. Can we bring kids to Girivalam?    

It depends on the devotees interest. 

7. When is the next Girivalam?    

The next Girivalam is on 20th September 2021.