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.

Gaja Bhesa

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