Puri: July 5: Lord Jagannath and his siblings were escorted to Adapa Mandapa. Yesterday, the three chariots of the Holy Trinity reached Gundicha temple with a sea of devotees pulling the carts.
The pahandi procession started at 6.00 PM sharp and the deities were escorted by the Daita servitors to the Adapa Mandapa inside the Gundicha temple amidst chants of ‘Jai Jagannath’ and ‘Haribol’.
The deities will stay at Gundicha temple till July 12 when they will return to the Jagannath temple during the Bahuda Yatra. Devotees will be allowed to have Adapa Darshan of the deities inside the temple from tomorrow till Bahuda Yatra on July 12.