Religious fervor grips silk city
During the festival, Budhi Thakurani is taken in a procession to the Desibehera street here and the goddess is mounted on the temporary temple made up of bamboo and wooden logs.
The goddess is first taken to Mahuri palace where the descendents of the king get the opportunity to worship the goddess. After this ceremonial worship, the other rituals are performed.
On Wednesday, ‘ghata parikrama’ began. On the following day, the ghata will be taken out in a procession to other places in the city.
On Monday, the goddess was garlanded with Ita malli flowers and was taken to Desibehere stree. After a days rest, the other rituals were performed today.