24 Manai Mangalyam
24 manai mangalyam telugu chettiar has two sub categorys 16 Veedu and 8 Veedu. Veedu means house. In kancheepuram Vaidunga Devarayan with the help of kalaikotti maharishi conducted Puthra Kameti Yaga along with his brothers and sisters. Due to kamatchi amman grace 24 sons were born, where 2 sons for each one of the brothers and 4 sons for 2 sisters.16 sons of brothers together categorised as 16 Veedu and 8 sons of sisters together categorized as 8 Veedu.