Navarathri Celebrations - Day 5
On Tuesday October 12th, 2010 was the fifth day of Navarathri. The Chandi Homam continued at the Deepa Mandapam in the Sripuram and outside the Swayambhu Temple at the Sri Narayani Peedam. Priests from Bangalore conducted the Homams.
Later in the day there were Sumangali puja and Kanya puja performed with 3 married ladies and 9 children taking part.In the evening at the Sri Narayani Peedam, there was a cultural folk dance of India by the Divyanjali Dance Group from Chennai. At the Sripuram there was a program by the Ajantha Cultural Education Society from Bangalore.