‘Rahurekha Lagi’ Ritual at Puri Jagannath Temple


Bhubaneswar: On the occasion of Krushnapakhya Panchami of the Hindu month of Bhadraba, the ‘Rahurekha Lagi’ ritual is being conducted at the Jagannath Temple in Puri today.

The ritual is performed by the Daitapati servitors. They put back a special golden strip called ‘Rahurekha’ on the heads of the holy trinity that was removed on the day of Snana Purnima.