Full moon day of every month
Every full moon, tens of thousands of pilgrims circumambulating the Arunachala hill barefoot. The circumambulation covers a distance of 14 kilometres and is referred to as Girivalam. According to our scriptures, the walk removes sins, fulfills desires and helps achieve freedom from the cycle of birth and rebirth. Offerings are made in a string of tanks, shrines, pillared meditation halls, springs and caves around the hill. The circumambulation continues during the rest of the month. On the day of yearly Chitra Pournami, the full moon of the first month in Tamil calendar, hundreds of thousands of pilgrims come from across the world.
On full moonday of every month our foremost duty is to make the devotees indefatigable by providing them healthy food and water. We conduct satsangs which removes the ignorance and light the consciousness of the pilgrims and help them to march towards the Supreme reality. Also we conduct Thiruarutpa Bhajans which help the pilgirims to establish personal connectivity with Lord and we issue Sanmarga Books at free of cost which carries the message of Swami Ramalinga.