‘Aati’ new moon rituals performed at Narahari Parvatha

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

Bantwal: many devotees of Lord Shiva gathered at Shree Narahari Parvatha Sadashiva Temple on ‘Aati’ new moon. Hundreds of devotees were seen performing rituals at the temple, on Tuesday. Shree Naraharai Parvatha Sadashiva Temple is one of the most ancient and popular piligrimage situated at Narahari Hill at a height of about 1000 Feet above […]

Know the scientific reason behind ‘Aati’ new moon

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016
Dr B A Kumara Hegde

Mangaluru: As we are in the month of ‘Aati’, which is our tradition to consume Aati potion on Aati’s new moon. What is the reason behind this tradition? How did it start? What is the scientific reason behind this? Why it is celebrated in ‘Aati’ period? Which remains a question? Here is the interview with […]

“Atida Gobbulu” in Kaup arranged in great enthusiasm by Lions Club

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Udupi: A series of traditional games peculiar and only prevalent in Tulunadu during the rainy month of Aati or the Ashadh, when it pours outside and everyone is inside the house, known as ‘Atida gobbulu’ (Games of rainy Month) was organized by Lions’ Club of Kapu (Kaup) and JCI-Kapu besides V.S.S Bhajan Mandal on a […]

Tulu tradition Aati and its effects

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010
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Mangalore : The rainy month of Aati (between July 16 to Aug 16) is a period of austerity, inauspicious in outlook, and happy ceremonies are with held or postponed in Tulunadu (from Kasaragod to Udupi) in this month. But farming activities thrive. People remain indoors and have no extra income. Heavy rains bring water diseases, […]

Pilikula Nisargadhama Celebrates Aatidonji Dina

Saturday, July 24th, 2010
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Mangalore : The Pilikula Heritage Village of Pilikula Nisargadhama celebrated Aatidonji dina, a day in aashada on July 24, Saturday. Anantha Krishna Bhat, Chairman, Karnataka Bank, said that the celebration reminded him of his childhood days. He also explained the significance of ‘Aati’ on the occasion. Shivakumar, head of the department of Tulu and translation, […]