Saastha Preethi celebrations
Jamshedpur, Jan 27: On the penultimate day of “Kaumaram” puja for Lord Karthik, as part of Sri Dharma Saastha Preethi celebrations, Maha Ganapati havan, Mool Mantra Jap and Havan were performed by the visiting Vedic priests.
The 4-day Kaumaram Puja which commenced on 25th January will conclude on 28th.
In the Havan, Ghee, Peepal sticks, Gur Payas, Peela Sarsu, Chuda, Koi Mudi, Makhana, Phuta Chana, Tal Misri Laddu, Dhan, Kala Til, Sattu and Safed Til were offered.
Abhishek for all the presiding deities will be performed with the holy water of 17 Kalash which were installed on the opening day, on 28th January with chanting of Rudras and other hymns by the Vedic priests.
In the evening, Chaturveda Parayan, Shatu Samhara Trishati Archana, Pooja and Moola Mantra Jap were performed to Lord Karthik.
Hundreds of devotees who thronged the Temple both in the morning and evening had witnessed the Havan and the Pujas and were offered prasad by the committee members.