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Arunachala

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  1. refers to the holy hill at Thiruvannamalai in Tamil Nadu, where the Annamalaiyar Temple, a temple of Lord Shiva is located

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  2. Every year, on the tenth day of the celebration of Karthikai, devotees take embers in pots from the sacred fire lit in the Arunachaleswara temple and carry them to the top of Arunachala, along with cloth wicks

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  3. Every year in the Tamil month of Karthigai (October–November), the Karthigai Deepam (Light) is lit atop the hill

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  4. the most important holy place for people practicing Atma vichara (self enquiry) and one of the 5 main shaivite holy places in South India

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  5. This place is also known by the names Arunagiri, Annamalai Hill, Arunachalam, Arunai, Sonagiri and Sonachalam

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