Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Puri, Jul 20:
The pahandi of the deities to Adapa Mandap (sanctum sanctorum) inside Sri Gundicha temple in Odisha’s holy town Puri would begin this evening.
As per the schedule, the Daitapatis would conduct the goti pahandi of Lord Madan Mohan and Lord Ramakrushna after which Chakraraj Sudarshan, Lord Balabhadra, Devi Subhadra and Lord Jagannath would be taken inside the Adapa Mandap.
After the deities are placed on the Adapa Mandap, the Daitapatis would perform gupta niti (secret rituals).
The goti pahandi of the Lords would begin after the Mailam, Tadapa Lagi and Abakasha rituals are performed by the Daitapatis on the three chariots.
The devotees would avail the Mahaprasad from tomorrow.
Meanwhile, special arrangements have been made by the police to allow the devotees for smooth darshan of the Lords on the chariots.