Veemaraja Jagaveera Pandiya Kattabomman


 

Kattabomman

 

Full Name

Veemaraja Jagaveera Pandiya Kattabomman

Birth Place

PanchalanKurichi   Ottapidaram Taluk

Thoothukudi District

Father

Jegaveera Kattabomman

Mother

Arumugathammal

Brothers

  1. Dalavai Kumarasami (Sevathaiah – White Prince
  2. Duraisingam (Oomathurai – meaning – the dumb Prince

Date of birth

03.01.1760

Worshipped deities

  1. Jakkamma
  2. Thiruchendur Murugan

Reign

02.02.1790 to 16.10.1799

Died

16.10.1799

Place of Death

Kayathar Thoothukudi District

 

Note :

In 1974, the Government of Tamilnadu construct a new Memorial  Fort. The Memorial hall has beautiful paintings the heroic deeds of the saga which gives a good idea about the history of the period.

Veerapandia Kattabomman festival : The district administration and Tourism Department celebrates this festival every year in second week of May.

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