Magha Saptami

Devotees take dip near Sun temple in Odisha

At least three lakh devotees offered prayers to the Sun god after a mass ritual bath in Odisha`s pilgrimage town of Konark on the auspicious occasion of Magha Saptami, an official said.

Feb 06, 2014, 11:42 AM IST

Lakhs take holy dip in Konark

More than five lakh devotees Sunday took a holy dip in Odisha`s temple town Konark and offered prayers to the sun god on the occasion of Magha Saptami.

Feb 17, 2013, 12:58 PM IST

Four lakh people take holy dip in Konark

At least four lakh pilgrims on Thursday took a holy dip in a pond in Orissa`s temple town of Konark on the occasion of Magha Saptami which Hindus consider auspicious, the authorities said.

Feb 10, 2011, 11:06 AM IST