Tag: Doll Marriage

A Puri village celebrates Raja ‘Kandhei Bahaghara’ way

Puri: When the entire State is celebrating Raja festival, which marks menstruation of Mother Earth, with mouth-watering Pithas, swings and special paans, residents of Kundeswar village in Puri district have their own unique tradition to mark the three-day extravaganza. As per their tradition, young girls and women of Kundeswar village performed Kandhei Bahaghara (doll marriage) […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Doll wedding during Raja festival in Puri

Puri: Kandhei Bahaghara (Doll marriage) was performed on the occasion of Raja festival at Kundeshwar village in Kakatpur of Puri district today. Two dolls were decorated as bride and groom as per tradition. A marriage procession of the two dolls was held in the village after which the marriage was solemnised as per the Vedic […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021