Kanda Shashti Kavacham, also known as Skanda Sashti Kavasam, is a famous Tamil hymn in praise of Lord Murugan.
It was composed by Sri Devaraya Swamigal in the 19th century.
The hymn is sung particularly on festive occasions, such as during Kanthar Sashti in October-November.
It is believed that regular chanting of this hymn can help one to be successful in their day-to-day life.
If you’re interested in listening to the hymn, there are several renditions available online.
For instance, there’s a version sung by the Mambalam Sisters on Vasanth TV and another rendition by Symphony on YouTube.
You can also find the lyrics for Kanda Shashti Kavacham online.
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