Blog By mariam | 26-07-19
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Yes, Kinnars do get married contrary to all the beliefs. They say Iravan or Aravan is their God. Every year, Kinnars take part in the Koovagam festival by re-enacting the marriage of Aravan where they marry Aravan and then according to the ritual, they mourn his death the next day.
There are a lot of stories regarding the inception of the Kinnars. But one theory is most widely accepted.
It is believed that Kinnars came into existence due to Lord Brahma's reflection. But then there is another theory that few people believe.
Keep reading ahead to see that theory.
A religious belief says that a weak Budh, Shani, Ketu or Shukra in your kundli can make you take birth as a kinar.
The most common belief is that during Mahabharata, when Pandavas were to live in disguise for a year, Arjuna disguised as a Kinnar. He was a dance teacher.
There's another Kinnar involvement in Mahabharata. Shikhandi, a Kinnar played a very important role in Mahabharata.
A Kinnar's death is a secret well kept. Whenever a Kinnar dies, the kinnar is taken to a secretive place and the final rituals are performed in secrecy. No one ever gets to know about a Kinnar's death.
An addition in a Kinnar family is a larger than life affair. They welcome a new Kinnar with lot of dance and music. Now, we surely didn't know that!