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About 2017 Kharchi Puja 2017

Kharchi Puja It is a prayer ritual performed to make offerings, honoring, evoking or worshipping gods. The ceremony can also be performed to pay homage to the beloved ones who are dead2017 on 
1st July 2017 (Saturday)
 
Kharchi Puja is celebrated at the Chaturdas Devata Temple at Old Agartala or Purana Haveli in Tripura. Kharchi Puja 2017 date is July 1. The rituals of the festival are the bathing ritual of 14 deities worshiped at the temple. The deities are originally tribal and were later adapted into the Hindu fold. All the deities have names in Kokborok, the tribal language. It is celebrated on the Shukla Paksha Ashtami day in Ashad Month.
 
The fourteen deities worshiped at the temple are Lord ShivaShivaShiva
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, VishnuVishnuVishnu
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, BrahmaBrahmaBrahma
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, Durga, LakshmiLakshmiLakshmi
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, Saraswathi, KartikeyaKartikeyaKartikeya
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, GaneshaGaneshaGanesha
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, Earth, GangaGangaGanga
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, Agni, Kama, Himavan (lord of mountains) and Varuna
(god of an ocean). The famous and local names of the 14 Gods are Hara, Uma, Hari, It is another name of Lord Vishnu. Ma, Vani, Kumara, Ganapa, Bidhi, Kha, Abdi, Ganga, Sikhi, Kama and Himadri.
 
On Kharchi Puja, 11 of the deities are brought out only during the Kharchi Puja. Rest of the year they remain behind closed doors.
 
On Kharchi Puja, the gods are taken out from the temple and carried to be washed with holy water from a stream then taken back to the temple.
 
Kharchi Puja is derived from ‘khya’ which means ‘earth’ and the festival marks the cleansing of Ama Pechi which is the female cycle of the earth godess. During the festival no ploughing, furrowing or tending to the soil is done to give it time to cleanse.
 
Kharchi Puja is a weeklong festival. The pujas and rituals are conducted by tribal priests and the main priest are called ‘Chantai.’ 
 
Ker Puja is celebrated 15-days after Kharchi Puja and it is another important ritual in Tripura.
 
 

 




 
 
 

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