CHARIOT FESTIVAL@ TOOTING,LONDON MUTHUMARI AMMAN TEMPLE 2011


Annual Chariot Festival(Ther Thiruvizha) April 2011 from Anand Kumar (London Temples) on Vimeo.

RATH YATRA, APRIL 2011

The ‘Chariot festival’ or Ratha Yatra literally means journey by chariot. The Rath Yatra festival, literally translated as Rath: meaning chariot; and Yatra: meaning pilgrimage is an annual Hindu temple festival. The festival celebrates excursion of Arulmihu Muththumari Amman inside the majestic Tooting temple on a brilliantly decorated chariot with pomp and gaiety and this year hundreds of devotees who converge on the occasion from all over United Kingdom.