Bhubaneswar, 04/04/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : Sri Ramnavami, the birthday of Lord Rama, was celebrated with great devotion and fervour in the city on Tuesday.
Thousands of devotees thronged temples for darshan of Lord Rama, Laxman and Sita on the auspicious day. The temples including Rama Mandir at Janpath, Unit-3 witnessed huge crowds throughout the day. The worship began with morning ablutions, chanting of mantras dedicated to the Lord, and offering flowers.
To observe the Hindu festival, people had fast throughout the day, as it is beleived that when a devotee observes fast on this day with devotion, he/she is blessed with health and prosperity.