The Banajaga Yatra group immediately zeroed in on the darus neem timber logs out of which the brand new idols of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra, Devi Subhadra and Lord Sudarsha shall be carved as a part of the grand pageant of Nabakalebara of the presiding deities in Odisha’s hole city of Puri.
A proper communiqué on this regard will likely be despatched to the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration ”SJTA” by the dalapati (crew chief) of the Banajaga Yatra group tonight, mukhya badagrahi Jagannath Swain Mohapatra (chief physique protector) of Lord Jagannath, informed the media right here right this moment.
“Now we have tentatively finalized the darus. We are going to convey this to the SJTA which, in flip , will make the formal announcement in a day or two,” Swain Mohapatra mentioned.
“All the important thing members of the Banajaga Yatra staff will assemble in a gathering tonight and finalize the 4 darus of the deities and the dalapati (group chief) will convey the choice to the temple administration,” mentioned Binayak Das Mohapatra, Biswabasu of the Banajaga Yatra staff.
The choice of darus informally arrived at can be given formal approval at a gathering of the members of the Banajaga Yatra crew tonight.