Escape from the city for a short tour. Rejoice and get
LAXMI PUJA -A FESTIVAL TOUR
is observed with much pomp and grandeur in Dhenkanal town, Nabapatna Village (Jagatsinghpur) and also state capital Bhubaneswar. This festival commences from the full moon day of Aswin and continues for a week. This autumn festival is one of the most popular and important and colourlful festivals of Orissa which make a huge local gatherings. The goddess of wealth is worshipped for one day and in some places it is celebrated even for 7 to10 days.Richly decorated and beautifully made idols Gaja Lakshmi are installed on the Puja mandaps and the festival instills a spirit of holiness and sanctity in the whole community so much so that people of other faiths participate in it with abundant warmth and sincerity.