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The annual festival of the Madoor Kantha Swamy Temple known as 'Sinna Kathirkamam' concluded on Sunday, August 26 with the theertham. The annual festival commended with the flag hoisting ceremony on August 6.


 - By S.Kathiravan

Hindu women devotees of Goddess Mariamman congregated in hundreds and participated in the Varalakshmi Vratamconducted at the Trincomalee Arulmigu Mariamman Koil on Friday, August 24.


The annual Chariot Festival of the sacred Selvasannithy temple in Vadamaratchi was held on Saturday, August 25 with the participation of a number of male and female Murugan devotees. The devotees were served with prasadam and foods at the conclusion of the event.


- By J.M.Hafeez
Hundreds of Muslims participated at the holy Hajj prayers held at the grounds of Akurana Azhar National School in Akurana on Wednesday, August 22 with religious fervor. Moulavy of the Mosque conducted the prayers and delivered the religious discourse.


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