Nabakalebara the Brahma Parivartan of the idols in Shri Jagannath Temple in Puri having already triggered protests throughout Odisha, the startling revelation by the suspended Daitapati Kashinath Das Mohapatra that a minimum of 9 Daitapatis had touched the Brahma of the Lords on June sixteen is sure to trigger recent outrage.
“Earlier than the start of the key ritual, I, together with the 4 Badagrahis and 4 senior Daitapatis, went contained in the Anarasa Gruha. As quickly as the key ritual started, the 4 Badagrahis remained contained in the Anarasa Gruha whereas 5 Daitapatis together with myself waited outdoors.
As per the Report of Rights of the temple, it is just the Pati Mohapatra sevaks who’ve the correct to the touch the Brahma, bathe it and supply them bhoga whereas the opposite Daitapatis can solely have the darshan of the Brahma Putuli.As per the File of Rights of the temple, it’s only the Pati Mohapatra sevaks who’ve the best to the touch the Brahma, bathe it and supply them bhoga whereas the opposite Daitapatis can solely have the darshan of the Brahma Putuli.
Apart from, his assertion additionally contradicts the assertion of the three Badagrahis—Jagannath Swain Mohapatra, Haladhar Das Mohapatra and Ramachandra Das Mohapatra –that there had been no irregularities in the course of the Brahma Parivatan ritual, which had solely been delayed.
“Whereas the temple administration had requested him to carry out Brahma Sansthapan, he had handed over the ritual to his brother Debaraj Pati Mohapatra, which triggered dispute among the many servitors,” he stated.