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HATI BESHA / GAJANAN BESHA / GANAPATI BESHA on SNANA PURNIMA

On Snana Purnima tithi (the full moon day in Jyeshtha), the bathing ceremony of the deities is observed on the Snana Bedi. Thereafter, the deities are dressed like Ganesh who bears the head of an elephant (Hati). Lord Jagannath and Balabhadra appear like Ganesh or black and white elephants.

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HATI BESHA PURI JAGANNATH TEMPLE

HATI BESHA PURI JAGANNATH TEMPLE

 

HATI BESHA KIIT JAGANNATH TEMPLE

HATI BESHA KIIT JAGANNATH TEMPLE

 

HATI BESHA RCM JAGANNATH TEMPLE

HATI BESHA RCM JAGANNATH TEMPLE

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