Thursday, April 17, 2014

Chithirai Festival - Religious extravaganza of Kodai

Kodaikanal is a promising land of hills, rivers, waterfalls, green valleys and plethora of sightseeing activities. This great tourist potential of Kodai made it popular as pride of the palani hills in Tamilnadu. Mountains with scenic beauty and dense forests make it the hot spot for trekkers. Kodai invites tourists, naturalists, students, trekkers and above all lots of honeymoon couples, who come here for its salubrious climate. The hill station is best to visit during its festivals like Chithirai Festival which is celebrated in the month of April.
chithirai festival

Chithirai is celebrated with great pomp and fervor throughout Tamilnadu but Madurai chithirai festival, keeps its own identity which is related with the wedding of Lord Sundareswarar and goddess Meenakshi. Venue of celebrations the Meenakshi temple in Madurai hosts splendid celebrations in which a beautifully decorated chariot carries the idols of god and goddess in a huge procession moving through surrounding region. The streets through which the chariot moves is packed with devotees, who welcome the procession by offering coconuts, camphor, incense sticks and flowers. Vicinity of the temple is buzzed up with fairs and festivals arranged specially for the festive period. Other major festival is Madurai chithirai thiruvizha supposed to be longest festival of the region lasts for a month. Chithirai is celebrated throughout Tamilnadu but kodai has its own style of celebrating this awesome festival. Name of the festival came from the name of Tamil month Chithirai and it is an altogether ten days extravaganza of exclusive celebrations amidst huge processions of Lord Kallazhaga the incarnation of lord Vishnu. Chithirai festival in kodaikanal witnesses’ vibrant celebrations and it is the best time to visit this city and view huge processions passing through city center.
chithirai festival in kodaikanal
There are many occasions, events and festivals to visit Kodaikanal, decide one of the convenient times to visit this city having a tremendous tourist potential. Chithirai festival 2014 is approaching fast if you are looking for a budget hotel in kodaikanal then book it at the earliest since the hotels at prime locations of this hill station are getting occupied at a faster pace during tourist season.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Enjoy Multiple Amenities at United-21 Resort Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal is a popular hill station and a leisure tourist paradise offering a mysterious pleasure of the Palani Hills located on the plateaus of Tamilnadu. This crown of the palani hills offers salubrious climate throughout the year and invites tourists with it treasures of jungle and wildlife. Places of tourist interest at this destination to be visited range from parks, exclusive waterfalls to some of the ancient museums. United-21 resort in Kodaikanal at a central location in Kodai is the best place to experience magic of Palani hills. The resort amenities include spacious rooms embellished with superb decorations, well organized dining facility and unique Banquet for organizing meetings, conferences or family functions.
Rooms big enough to accommodate families and groups are adorned with alluring room amenities, which offers it number one position among the resorts of Kodaikanal. The rooms lined in a row offer a bird’s eye view of the surrounding scenic beauty and ambience of the hills. This resort offers a plethora of facilities to its visitors you can make your stay memorable by taking advantage of them. Get a bonfire arranged on request or enjoy the romance of candle light dinner. If you are a just married couple the resort management will make an awesome floral decoration which will make you feel as if you are in paradise. Bell desk at your fingertips will make it easy for you to get the things in right time and at desired venue.

Two honeymoon suites are one of the luxury resort amenities which can be availed by the newly married couples coming here for a romantic stay amidst the inspiring nature of Kodai. Whenever we are traveling for fun and enjoyment our main intention remains to be getting good quality tasty food. United-21 resort in Kodaikanal will make your stay more comfortable with its splendid dining facilities.