Nagore, a holy pilgrim spot in the Nagapattinam district, Tamil Nadu is ready for the Kanthoori festival which starts on February 17 and end 27. The district administration and the Durgah authorities have done wide arrangements like sufficient drinking water supply, toilet facilities,and vehicle parking facilities.
Thousands of devotees are expected to visit Nagore all over from India and also abroad. The flags will be hoisted on the five minarets of the Durgah, which houses the tomb of Hazrat Syed Hameed Quadir Vali, after being taken through the streets of the town. The festival will be over after annointing sandal paste on the tomb on 26 and 27 nights of Feb.