Stage set for Suna Besha of Holy Trinity
Puri: Lakhs of devotees are expected to throng Puri to have a glimpse of ‘Suna Besha’ of the Holy Trinity on their respective chariots on Saturday.
During the Besha, the three deities – Lord Jagannath, his elder brother Lord Balabhadra and their sister Devi Subhadra – will be adorned with gold ornaments on their gigantic wooden chariots – Nandighosa, Taladhwaja and Debadalana.
During the rituals of Suna Besha, the deities will be decked up with golden crowns and other jewellery and worshipped on their respective chariots placed at Singhdwar of Srimandir after their annual nine-day sojourn to Sri Gundicha Temple.
The ornamentation ritual of the deities will commence during late afternoon and devotees will be able to witness the Besha from 4 pm to 11 pm.
The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) and district administration have made elaborate arrangements for smooth conduct of Suna Besha darshan. 145 platoon of force have been deployed.