Friday, May 22, 2015

Jhulan Yatra.....

                             Jhulan Yatra in Odisha Festival. 

                                      Jhulan yatra in most important festival in odisha. 
                                      Jhulan yatra celebrate in the  odia month of Shravana (July-August).
                                      This festival celebrate in the monsoon month of  Shravan. 
                                       After Holi and Janmashthami, it is the biggest and most popular religious
                                       occasion of the Vaishnavas.
                                       Know for its spectacular display of decorated swings, song and dance, 
                                       Jhulan is a joyful festival celebrating the Radha- Krishna. 
                                      Celebrate lord Sri Krishna  childhood  pastimes  with his friends.
                                      The Radha Krushna swing in the festival.
                                       This festival observed in Sri Jagannath Temple, Puri.
                                      This festival celebrate on 10 days.
                                      The 1st day of the dark fortnight of the month of Bhadrava.
                                      After certain rituals, the representative deities of Laxmi, Saraswati and
                                      Madan  Mohan are taken to jhulana Mandpa
                                       Now-a-day the Mukti Mandapa is used as the jhulana Mandapa for this 
                                     The people wear new dress and enjoy this day.


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