Religious rituals begin at Shravanabelagola today

The religious rituals, held as part of Bahubali Mahamastakabhisheka, scheduled to be held from February 17 to 25, will start on February 2 (Friday), under the guidance of Jain seer Charukeerthi Bhattaraka Swami.

As per the custom, Nandi Mangalapuja and rituals like special abhishekas will be performed simultaneously at Vindhyagiri, Chandragiri and in all Basadis in the town on Friday.

The collection of puja materials and purification ritual will be held between 12.37 pm and 12.47 pm at Chavundaraya Sabha Mantap on Friday.

Acharya Vardhamana Sagar Maharaj and other munis (sages) will attend the ceremony. As pada puja for Bahubali will be held at Vindhyagiri in the morning, all the 108 Dharmadhwajas around the scaffolding, basadis and the hill were decorated with flowers on Thursday.

The religious rituals, held as part of Bahubali Mahamastakabhisheka, scheduled to be held from February 17 to 25, will start on February 2 (Friday), under the guidance of Jain seer Charukeerthi Bhattaraka Swami.

As per the custom, Nandi Mangalapuja and rituals like special ‘abhishekas’ will be performed simultaneously at Vindhyagiri, Chandragiri and in all Basadis in the town on Friday.

The collection of puja materials and purification ritual will be held between 12.37 pm and 12.47 pm at Chavundaraya Sabha Mantap on Friday.

Acharya Vardhamana Sagar Maharaj and other munis (sages) will attend the ceremony. As ‘pada puja’ for Bahubali will be held at Vindhyagiri in the morning, all the 108 Dharmadhwajas around the scaffolding, basadis and the hill were decorated with flowers on Thursday.

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