UDHAMPUR, July 14: In connection with one day pilgrimage to Shri Pingla Mata Cave Shrine on July 16 , an impressive Shobha Yatra was taken out in Udhampur town, here today.
The Shobha Yatra of Akhand Jyoti Adhi Shakti Pingla Mata was organised by Adi Shakti Sewa Sanstha Udhampur in which large number of devotees participated with enthusiasm amidst reciting songs in praise of Adhi Shakti Ma Pingla.
The Shobha Yatra was taken out from Pandav Mandir around 4 a.m, which after passing through Hospital Road, Saillan Talab, Chabutra Bazaar, Main Bazaar, Gole Market, Mukerji Bazaar, Ramnagar Chowk and Salathia Chowk, culminated at the starting point. Different tableaux were decorated depicting different incarnations of Goddess.
In the morning, a ‘Havan Yagna’ was performed at the Mandir and langer was offered by the Sanstha.
President Shri Adi Shakti Sewak Sanstha, Ashok Pingliya said that the Sanstha is organizing 13th Pingla Mata Akhand Jyoti Yatra for which a Shobha Yatra was taken out today. He said that the sacred lamp and Trident would remain at Pandav Mandir which would be carried to Cave Shrine of Pingla Mata on July 16, 2019 morning in a procession of devotees.
He further announced said that the Sanstha has managed free bus services for the devotees from Udhampur to the pilgrimage point. He said that free langar facility would also be provided by the Sanstha at the shrine cave with all out support of the Ex-Sarpanch of the village Pinger, Mulk Raj Gupta.
Among others, President, Municipal committee Udhampur, Yogeshwar Gupta, President Beopar Mandal, Varmani, Vice President, Ajay Gudda, Vice President Mahilla wing, B K Sarlla, Manik Shah, Ankush Gupta and members of the Sanstha and large number of people participated in the Shobha Yatra.