Unique hues of Tamil Nadu’s music, dance, food, art, history and architecture accentuate the cultural vibrancy of the state, distinguishing it from the rest of the country. Another instrument in highlighting the luminance of the state’s rich culture is its festivals. At the core of the festivities in the southernmost state of India are the essence of togetherness and a community-driven to safe keep the traditions it is applauded for.
Whether it be religious, seasonal or harvest festivals, the locals remain soaked in festive glee and devotion throughout the year. From spellbinding rituals, jaw-dropping events and scrumptious celebratory eats, jotting a travel itinerary to Tamil Nadu around these festivals will ensure an experience of a diverse cultural platter of a lifetime.
Sudrisha Goswami hopes to connect people with engaging stories from spectrums of art, culture, design and communities. She can be spotted sipping a cup of hot chocolate on any given day with a book in her hand and her eyes scanning crowds for different journeys.