Thousands witness celestial wedding

Tirunelveli(Tamil Nadu): Thousands of devotees today witnessed the celestial wedding of Goddess Kandhimathy and Lord Nellaiappar at the famous temple here today.

The celestial wedding festival, held in the Tamil month of Aipassi, began on Oct 13. Satisfied with the penance performed by the Goddess, Lord Nellaiappar appeared before her and assured to marry her. The entire Tirunelveli town wore a festive look today.