Devotees throng Chamundeshwari Rathotsava
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Last Updated: Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 21:02
  
Mysore: Thousands of devotees witnessed the "Rathotsava" (chariot festival) of goddess Chamundeshwari atop Chamundi Hills with religious fervour on Tuesday.

Religious rites amidst chanting of vedic hymns reverberated at the sanctum sanctorum of Goddess Chamundeshwari to invoke her blessings.

The scion of Mysore royal family Srikantadatta Narasimha Raja Wodeyar accompanied by his wife Pramoda Devi Wodeyar offered flowers to the Goddess and pulled the chariot.

District in Charge Minister S A Ramdas, MLA M Satyanarayana were also present.

It may be recalled that after the Dasara Celebrations, it is a custom with the royal family of Mysore to celebrate Chamundeshwari Rathotsava.

PTI


First Published: Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 21:02


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