Monastery >> Bada Odiya Matha

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The Matha in Baseli Sahi, Puri, is situated on the right side of Odia matha lane, leading from Gadanti Chowk to Bada Odiya Matha. This Matha belongs to Atibadi sect. Festival like Jhulana , Debasnana Purnima, Janmastami, Radhastami , Ramanavami are observed. In service Matha provides Ballav Bhoga (Morning Tiffin) of Lord. Alata and Chamar Seva.


Bamana Janama Niti at Bada Odia Matha

Bamana Janama Niti at Bada Odia Matha

Bada Odiya Matha This Matha was founded by Atibadi Jagannath Das, great scholar and composure of “Odia Bhagabata” (the holy scripture of Odias). “Mahanta”(Seer) of the Matha has received several privileges such as serving “Pana” (soft drinks) during “Anabasara“, “Adhara Pana“(drinks served in big pots touching the lips of Lords) on the closing of Car Festival. It also provides “Trimundi Chandua” (Canopi), “Chakapasara”(pillows) during Car Festival. The Matha is assigned to look after the repairing and cleaning of “Ratna Singhasana”. This Matha also supplies Ghee during “Deepabali”(Festival of Lamps), “Phuluri Tela“(medicinal and herbal oil for massage) during “Anabasara”. It has special hearths in the kitchen of the temple. Ancestors are offered “Pinda” (food offering) during “Deepabali”. Besides, the Matha takes care of cleaning the pedestal, supply of sandalwood soft drinks for the temple along with fanning services.

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