Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Mar 8:
While, the whole state celebrated Maha Shivratri by lighting lamps for seeking blessings from the almighty yesterday, the residents of Baramuda village in the Odisha capital lit diyas for the martyrs, here.
A unique Maha Shivratri was celebrated in the Baramunda village situated Nilkanteshwar Temple on Monday. The villagers lit oil lamps for the brave hearts who had fought and laid their lives for the nation.
A lamp decoration of map of India was also created by the women of the village.
Enthused by the initiative of the Mahila Trishakti Morcha, women members and villagers prayed and lit lamps in the temple and the school premises for the soldiers who have laid their lives for our motherland.