KATHUA, July 14: Shree Hudh Mata Trisandhaya Yatra commenced today from Shri Panch Narayan Temple, Dharalan Nagri, where from the pious Trishul of Mata Rani was taken out with religious fervor and enthusiasm by Hudh Mata devotees.
The pious Trishul was received by large number of devotees at Shri Rambireshwar Temple, Shalimar, Jammu. After brief stay and religious rituals at Shri Ranbireshwar Temple, the pious Trishul was taken out in a Shobha Yatra b y the members of Shree Hudh Mata Trisandhaya Yatra Managing Committee, Jammu and large number of devotees.
The Shobha Yatra passed through various Bazaars of Jammu including Indra Chowk, Raghunath Bazaar, City Chowk, Purani Mandi, Raj Tilak Road and finally culminated at Geeta Bhawan, Parade, Jammu, where after night stay, the pilgrims will proceed towards Shree Hudh Mata Bhawan tomorrow at 8 AM. Further night stays enroute Shri Hudh Mata Bhawan will be at Gouri Shanker Temple Kishtwar, Radha Krishan Temple Sounder, Virat Mata Temple Dilgooth, Gowkooth and Kaikoot.
A grand Yagya shall be performed on the intervening night of July 19 and 20 at Hudh Mata Darbar and after Puran Ahuti the yatries shall have darshan of Mata Rani in the shape of Pindies, Garbhjoon and Shiv caves in which three natural Shivlingams exists and upon which drops of milk coloured water falls from stones looking like teats of Gaumata.
After this, the yatries shall proceed further to have pious bath in famous Trisandhaya Mata River and Brahamsarovar, and enroute they will perform darshan of Doodh Ganga and Brahma Peak also.
It is worth mention here that Trisandhaya Mata River has the distinction of flowing thrice a day on some occasions i.e. morning, noon and evening. This is a rare and unique darshan to the yatries, which have not been heard to exist anywhere else on the earth. The river flows from the top of a hill and stops naturally. There is no regular lake or pond on this hill.