Chitalagi Amabasya (30 jul)

Chitalagi Amabasya isĀ also known as Chitau Amabasya Chitalagi Amabasya is celebrated on the new moon day of the lunar month of Shravana. A special type of rice cake called ‘chitau’ is offered to Lord Jagannath at the temple. The word Chita in fact means decoration of forehead with special materials like chandana, musk and gorachana etc.

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