Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Inauguration of the Shravani Mela 2010

Sultanganj Shravani Mela:-  In the month of Shravan ( 27 July – 24Aug ) Pilgrims ( Kamaria ) travel from Sultanganj to Deoghar on foot carrying Ganga Jal (water from the Ganga river) to offer on Lord Shiva. The Distance is 105 Kms Scene on the road is like a fair for one month..

The inauguration of the Shravani Mela was done at Sultanganj on 26th July 2010 by the chief guest Sushil Kumar Modi, Deputy CM of Bihar. The celebration was chaired by PHED minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey. On the occasion food and supplies minister Shri Narendra Singh, animal husbandry minister Ramnarayan Mandal and Sultanganj MLA Sudhanshu Shekhar Bhaskar and others.

The program took place at the Sultanganj’s Seedhi Ghat. The inauguration of the Shravani Mela started with this. Symbol of faith & trust the shravani mela goes on for 1 month. The inundation of faith will continue for more than one month i.e., for the month of Sawan & Bhadon too. From the first day of Sawan lacs of devotees will travel to Deoghar for 105 kilometers, taking the holy water from Sultanganj’s uttarvahini Ganga wearing the traditional saffron dresses and as Kanwariya’s. The devotees will devote the holy water to one of the twelve jyotirlinga’s of Mahadev Shiva and will be the participant of virtue.

The Shiva temple of Deoghar is a recognized place of Siddh and is famous as kamna ling from ancient times. Every year this mahakumbh of Shiva devotees continue for Sawan & Bhadon and it is world famous as the lengthiest fair. Every year more than 1-2 lacs devotees take holy water from Sultanganj to Deoghar. With the slogans of ‘Bol-Bam Bol Bam’ the environment of the region becomes spiritual and Shiva devoted. Increase in number of the devotees has been increasing every year. Devotees from off place gather here to participate in the Shravani mela.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Sultanganj - Deoghar shravani mela 2010

Starts on July 27 - Ends on August 24.

Sultanganj Deoghar Sawan Mela Starts on 27 July 2010. Sawan mahina (Shravan month) is very auspicious Hindu month. Each and everyday during the Shravana Mas has some significance. The month of Shravan, popularly known as Sawan, is the fifth month of the Hindu calender. Sultangang. Shravani Mela starts in every month of Sawan (Hindi Month). More then 50 lakhs devotees come Sultanganj for take Holy water of Ganga River. After taking Holy water of Ganga River they go to Baidyanath Dham (Deoghar) by on foot in full month of Sawan . The total distance from Sultanganj to Baidynath Dham is 105 km. by old way and 90 km from new shortcut way . Some devotees runs non stop to Deoghar from Sultanganj and they reach Babadham (Baidyanath Dham) in less then 24 hrs.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Ajgaivinath Temple wallpaper

Hindu Piligrims, World Famous Shiva Temple Ajgaivinath World famous Ajgaivinath temple is dedicated to lord shiva.