Navagraha pictures or idols are a common sight in a Hindu Temple. But this particular set of Navagraha idols are unique as far as the Vaahanas or mounts of the Grahas are concerned. Very rarely would you come across Navagraha idols with their Vaahanas. This set of idols are from the Ramachandi Temple which is […]
This crowning piece of Orissan Architecture and Sculpture, built in the 13th century A.D., the golden era of Orissan art, is a poetry in stone and a world heritage monument. The Mukhashala, or entrance hall continues to interest both devotees and visitors. The walls of this magnificent ruin have exquisite sculptures covering many aspects of […]
ପୂର୍ବେ ଗଜପତି ଦୋଳବେଦୀରେ ଛେରାପହଁରା କରୁଥିବାର ଶରଣଦାସ ଚାଚେରୀଲୀଳାରେ ଉଲ୍ଲେଖ କରିଛନ୍ତି ଏମନ୍ତେ ପ୍ରଭୁ ପ୍ରଦକ୍ଷିଣ କରି ମଣ୍ଡପରେ ବିଜେ ବସନ୍ତରାଗେ ମହୁରୀ ବାଜେ । ଏହାପରେ ରାଜା ଛେରାପହଁରା କରନ୍ତି । ବର୍ତ୍ତମାନ ତାହା ହେଉ ନାହିଁ । ଏହାପରେ ଷୋଡ଼ଶ ଉପଚାର ପୂଜା ହୋଇ ସପତାଙ୍ଗ ପାଞ୍ଜି ବା ନବୀନପାଳ ପାଞ୍ଜି ପାଠ କରାଯାଏ ।
“Dolecha Dologovindam, Chapecha Madhausudhanam Rathetu Bamanam Drustwa, Punarjanma Nalabhyate” Dola Yatra from Lord Jagannath temple Puri to ‘’Dolabedi,’’ Jagannath (substitute) Dolagobinda, along with Maa Laxmi & Swarasati going to play holi at Dolabadi Puri Thousand of pilgrims & Tourist Enjoying this day. “Dola Purnima” is a popular festival in the coastal districts of Odishaa. […]
Govinda Dwadashi is an auspicious Hindu observance that falls on the ‘Dwadashi’ (12th day) of the Shukla Paksha (the period of bright fortnight of moon) during the month of ‘Phalgun’ in the traditional Hindu calendar. For those following the English calendar, this date falls between mid-February to March. Govinda Dwadashi is very important for Lord […]
On each year from Phalguna Sukla Dashami to Chaturdasi for five days, the deities are decorated with Chacheri Besha. This besha commences during mid day. Fist the sandal paste applied on the bodies of deities. Special quality of cloths namely Boirani & Madhabali etc. are offered to Deities. The deities adorned with four ear rings […]
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