|Shree Vishnu Temple in Umgudulu - Purattasi Prayer||
Purtassi means September in Tamil and devotees pay homage to Lord Vishnu, the Protector, by observing this fast. They pray to the Lord to seek forgiveness for all their sins and they offer thanks for the life on earth and its preservation.
|The Vehicle Lord Murugan rides is a peacock called Paravani.||
Vahana. The Vehicle he rides is a peacock called Paravani. Kartikeya, also known as Lord Murugan in Southern India, is also mounted on a peacock.