Kuzhithurai Vavubali Exhibition 2018 Begins 27.07.2018 to 15.08.2018 | குழித்துறை வாவுபலி பொருட்காட்சி
Kuzhithurai Vavubali Exhibition 2018 begins on 27th July 2018. Vavubali is one of the important Religious Festival that is celebrated by the people of Kanyakumari District. The main Religious Ceremony called as Vavubali falls on August 11, 2018. The vavubali is celebrated every year on the Aadi Amavasya Day. Aadi is one of the Tamil Month and Amavasya means New Moon Day. Vavubali is a festival of giving “bhali karmam” ( A Ritual) for ancestors which is held at the banks of the River Thamirabharani in Kuzhithurai.
History of Kuzhithurai Vavubali Exhibition
In ancient days, the Vavubali was celebrated only on the Aadi Amavasya day. On that day, large crowd of people participated in this festival. On seeing this, the then Kuzhithurai Municipal chairman T.C Kesava Pillai, had an idea of conducting an exhibition on behalf of Kuzhithurai Municipality. From 1926, The Kuzhithurai Vavubali Exhibition is being conducted by the Kuzhithurai Municipality. In the begining, the Vavubali exhibition was conducted only for three days. Later on, the duration was increased and this year, the Kuzhithurai Vavubali Exhibition is being conducted for 20 days. Kuzhithurai Vavubali Exhibition 2018 is the 93rd Vavubali Exhibition.
Opening Ceremony of Kuzhithurai Vavubali Exhibition 2018
The opening ceremony is held on 27th July,2018. The function is headed by the Collector of Kanyakumari District Shri Prashant M Wadnere. The welcome speech is by Shri. M. Ganapthy Sankar (Manager & Municipal Commissioner(Addl/C), Kuzhithurai). The exhibition is opened by Shri. Pon. Radhakrishnan (Union Minister of State, Ministry of Finance; and Ministry of Shipping). It is followed by speech from Shri. Vijayakumar M.P., Shri. Rajan (The Regional Director of Municipal Administration), Legislators and officials. Finally the conclusion speech is done by Shri. Ramesh, Kuzhithurai Municipal Engineer.
Attractions for All
Kuzhithurai Vavubali Exhibition 2018 will be loved by each and every one as there is many attraction like..
Plant lovers can buy plenty of plants, flowering plants, saplings of many trees.
Fancy items shops for ladies and women.
Ice creams, Sweets and tasty eatables for all. Freshly made “Thaen Kulal” Sweet.
Small entertainment rides like car, tora tora, giant ship, giant wheel, Magic Show for children.
Death Well Entertainment in which bike and car is ride on a well made of wood.
Ring games, ball games for grown ups.
Exhibition of Plants, Agriculture products and hand made wonders to watch for all.
And Many more attractions to watch…
Everyday Morning 8.30 A.M to 10.30 P.M
Entry Fees Ticket
Adults : Rs.10/-
Children : Rs.5/-
Kuzhithurai is situated on the Nagercoil to Trivandrum High way and hence all buses going to Trivandrum will stop at Kuzhithurai.
Bus facility is available frequently from Nagercoil, Kanyakumari, Thuckalay, Marthandam, Kaliakkavilai etc.