Goddess Ganga

A Festival Ganga Jathara is celebrated every year to worship to village Goddess in the mouth of March/April at Punganur the Temple for this local goddess is just beside the Raja Mahal. Now the Raja Mahal is the shooting point for several cinemas, people believe that this Goddess of the village Gangamma is the saver of the people. Lakhs of people from all over the taluk Karnataka and Tamil Nadu will attend the Jathara for two days, it is a tradition to celebrate all the local festivals in the town only on Tuesdays.