Tag: Maha Ashtami

‘Maha Ashtami’: Devotees throng pandals, offer puja to Devi Durga 
‘Maha Ashtami’: Devotees throng pandals, offer puja to Devi Durga 

In the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar, mandaps have started witnessing a large footfall of women who are observing 'vrat'.

  • Monday, 03 October 2022
Maha Ashtami rituals of goddess Durga performed

Bhubaneswar: Dusshera celebrations reached the peak with Maha Ashtami puja today. Devotees made beelines at puja pandals and shrines to perform the rituals. Amid ‘hulahulis’ and chanting of hymns, devotees offered prayers to Goddess Durga in temples as well as the grand pandals set up across the city. Devotees adorn themselves in new clothes and […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Goddess’ Maha Ashtami rituals performed across Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Amid ‘hulahulis’ and chanting of the ‘chandi path’, devotees thronged various pandals and shrines across the State to offer specials prayers to Maa Durga on the auspicious occasion of Maha Ashtami today. Adorned in new clothes, devotees were seen flocking the puja pandals since morning in Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Rourkela, Balasore, Sambalpur and other towns […]

  • Wednesday, 23 June 2021
Durga Ashtami: A Celebration Of Shakti And Life!

Bhubaneswar: Devotees are thronging several puja pandals and Shakti Pithas on the occasion of the ‘Maha Ashtami Puja’ of Goddess Durga across Odisha today. Clad in new sarees, women devotees queued in front of various puja pandals to perform special pujas and offer their reverence to Devi Durga on the special day today. Maha Ashtami […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021