Chaitra festival at the pedestal of Goddess Manl Lankeshbir in the depths of the Subarnapur river.
Sonepur: (Akshay Kumar Pujahari): A woman in the womb of the Subarnapur Mahanadi
Chaitra festival is going on at Lankeshbir’s back. Maa Lankeshwari, the goddess of the Kaibarta society. The goddess Maa Lankeshwari is worshiped here all year round and the goddess Maa Lankeshwari comes to the shrine once every two years. Worship at Maa Lankeshwari during the festival attracts thousands of devotees around the city in a pompous procession.
Yantra Tantra Peetha Subarnapur. Why has Tantric goddess Lankeshwari been worshiped in the river Mahanadi for so long? The festival is celebrated by the people of the Kaibarta community, inviting the city’s Ashtchandi and inviting other deities in the riverbed.
The festival is celebrated on the second Tuesday of the month at Lankeshwari Peeth. Hundreds of devotees have gathered at the Lankeshwari Peetha, which has been buzzing for hours with the sound of drums. Devotees’ faith in this festival is fulfilled by the desires of the goddess.
Mother Lankeshwari Devi appears in various age groups during this festival of the Kaibarta society. Later, when he came to Lankeshwari Peeth from his mother’s shores, he was worshiped and welcomed in a pompous procession. In front of each Kaibarta door, a special worship of Saptakumari is performed along with Mother Lankeshwari.