Here men worship wearing saris, a practice that has been going on for 229 years
- 17 November 2021,
- Updated at 11:11 am PST
A wonderful Jagdhatri Puja was organized in Chandannagar of Hooghly district. Contrary to the tradition of Goddess Varan coming from centuries of Bengali culture. n the day of immersion on Sunday, the worship of Mother Jagadhatri with vermilion and paan was not done by women but by men wearing saris. In this regard, Shrikant Mandal, the patron of the Puja Committee, said that under the British rule, 229 years ago, after dusk, women did not leave their homes out of fear. Then the ancestors of the organizer of this puja themselves carried out the tradition of worshiping Mother Jagadhatri by wearing a sari and this tradition continues even today. Watch video for more details.
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