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Odisha: Berhampur yatra comes to a close

Post by Shivani Raik on  03 May 2017 Wednesday

Thakurani Yatra of Berhampur in Ganjam district is one of the biggest festivals of Odisha. Celebrated with all pomp and gaiety once in two years, the month-long festival marks the journey of Goddess Budhi Thakurani, presiding deity of the Silk City, is taken to her temporary abode at Desibehera street. During the festival, people move around the streets dressed as mythological characters.

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