Besha >> Chandan Besha

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The word chandana means sandalwood.  The sweet scented paste of this wood is applied to the body of the deities

Chandan Besha

in the month of Baisakha and Jyeshtha. Chandan Besha is put on for a prolonged period consecutive period of 42 days beginning with the 3rd day of the bright fortnight of the month of Baishakah ( Akshya Tritya )

Baisakha Masa Akshya Tritya jyeshtha masa