Friday, June 1, 2012

Renovation of Idol Statue Bagh Bhairab after 35 Years

May 14, 2012 (1st Jestha 2069) – Kirtipur, the very rare occasion were seen this year. The earthen was collected from Mehpi with huge participation of Dafa Khala n local people for renovation act of Idol Bagh Bhairab Statue situated in the top of the Kirtipur. There was great belief that earthen of Mehpi is very useful to make mud statue and in the past also same earthen was use for the purpose. The renovation is required for the original Bagh Bhairab idol which is of clay. The temple source revealed, seepage from rain and rats were behind it degradation. On this occasion, the huge masses were participated with drums beat from Kalimati to temple premises. The previous renovation of Idol Bagh Bhairab Statue was done in 2034. 

1. Devotees participated on the occasion of mud collecting, peoples from Kirtipur, Panga, Nagaun with local traditional instrumental groups (Dafa Khala) were participated.
2. Devotees participated on the occasion of mud collecting, peoples from Kirtipur, Panga, Nagaun with local traditional instrumental groups (Dafa Khala) were participated.
3. Devotees participated on the occasion of mud collecting, peoples from Kirtipur, Panga, Nagaun with local traditional instrumental groups (Dafa Khala) were participated.
4. Devotees waiting in the premises of Bagh Bhairab Temple.
5. Devotees waiting in the premises of Bagh Bhairab Temple.
6. Devotees from Kirtipur, Panga, Nagaun with local traditional instrumental groups (Dafa Khala) were participated.
7. Devotees and Local Peoples are waiting in the premises of Bagh Bhairab Temple.
8. The Mud from Mehpi collected in Doka (Bucket) carried by the devotees. 
9. Devotees carrying Mud inside the Temple.
10. Devotees Beating Drums and traditional instruments in Temple Premises.
11. Devotees Beating Drums and traditional instruments in Temple Premises. 
12. Child offering Butter Lamps in Temple 
13. Child offering Butter Lamp in Temple  
14. Devotees offering Butter Lamp in Temple   
 15. Devotees offering Butter Lamp in Temple   

2 comments:

  1. Oh great job you have done through your photography so keep updating with our essence of living of what we are proud to be Nepali"Newars" after all these things are more valuable for our upcoming preservation through hand in hand so far you have done.

    Congratulation:)!

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