The annual chariot festival | Daily News


The annual chariot festival

The annual chariot festival of Historic Amirthakali Mamangeswarer Temple, Batticaloa was held recently (30). The chief priest of the temple Pirammasiri Aathi Sountharaja Kurukkal and his assistant priests performed rituals at the Vasantha Mandapam. Devotees from all parts of Sri Lanka drew the decorated chariot along the outer courtyard to fulfill their vows.

Pictures by Sivam Packiyanathan, Batticaloa Special Correspondent

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