Mascarade or Mask celebration is praised at some point amid March-April in Pondicherry. It reflects one more aspect of the French comical inclination. With one of a kind veils and favor ensembles, revelers go round the roads in euphoric happiness enjoying a sort of contrivance, move to the backup of beating accordion and trumpets. Prior there were parcel of clubs partaking however now the members are just a few.
A expansive number of fans from Puducherry and neighboring areas thronged the Vaithikuppam drift on Thursday to offer love on the event of 'Masi Magam'. 'Utsava' gods from about 100 sanctuaries in Puducherry and neighboring areas of Tamil Nadu were conveyed to Vaithikuppam for the yearly 'Theerthai' function.