Sri Mariamman temple is a standout amongst the most essential sanctuaries in Karur. This temple, arranged towards the focal point of Karur, is the second biggest Amman temple in Tamil Nadu. The most promising event at Sri Mariamman temple is the yearly celebration which is held amid the period of May. This is a well known and one of the famous temple in the city.
In this celebration, 'Kumbam' is brought out of the Amman temple, is conveyed to River Arkavathi, joined by an immense parade. This Kumbam is then brought down to the stream bed with due regard. This celebration is commended with incredible ceremony and joy paying little respect to religion and rank at Karur.