Joranda Mela

Festival | Religious Festival

Joranda Mela is the festival of the people belonging to Alekh/Mahima dharma religion. It is a three daylong fair, in which the Mahima sanyasis gather to worship Mahima Gosain's Samadhi Pitha.

Joranda Mela is held at Dhenkanal in the month of February for 3 days, where several rituals are performed by priests on devotees that come with an aim of gaining wisdom and attaining nirvana after death.

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