The Tamil film and television actor Sivakumar’s family comes from Kasi Koundan Puthur near Coimbatore and the village just a while ago had a Kumbabishekam of the local temple and actor’s family was available to take part in the religious event.
This festival was led by Sivakumar with the presence of various priests from in and around of the village. This religious function observed many Poojas including Yagasalai and Ganapati Homam with the presence of Surya and Karthi.
The two legends were honored by the temple with parivattam. Also, they panted small saplings in the temple premises to mark the day.