Bhesas of Deities

The word ‘bhesa’ means, dress. It is a common feature with all the temples that deities are dressed and decorated daily.

1Chandana Bhesa

The word ‘Candana’ means sandal wood, the sweet-scented paste of which is applied to the body of the deities in the months of Vaisakha and Jyestha, for long 42 days of Candana Yatra.
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Gaja Bhesa

Hati or Gaja (Elephant) bhesa is done on the occation of ‘Snana Yatra’.

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