The Deba Snana Purnima ritual of the sibling deities is underway at Jagannath Temple here with participation of a minimum number of servitors and strict adherence to social distancing norms. Holy Trinity Rejoices With Royal Bath On Snana Bedi Ahead Of Rath Yatra
all rituals like Mangal Arpana, Pahandi, Madan Mohan Bije, Mangala Alati, Mailama, Tadapa Lagi and Adhara Pocha were completed by by 5.30 am.
The divine bath of Holy Trinity will begin shortly after servitors fetch a total of 108 pitchers of aromatic water from Suna Kua (well) near Sitala Mandir to Snana Mandap. The holy water is prepared using Chua, Agura, Chandan and purified with Sodasa Upachara.