New Delhi, News24 Bureau, Oct 12: The encompassing Goddess Durga mesmerises her devotees with miracles and in many other numerous ways, and here is an example which tells how the devotees draw strength from her blessings.
The auspicious festival of Navratri is here and the enthusiastic devotees are all set to welcome the Goddess with fervour and emotions. Navaratri is a nine-day long festival and during these nine days, nine different types of Goddesses are worshipped as Maa Durga manifests herself in nine different ways in these nine days.
In Patna, there is a man who has been putting 21 'kalash' or pitchers on his chest since last 22 years. This is a regular feature for more than 22 years and Nageshwar Baba says that he derives this strength from the Goddess.
On every Navratri from last 22 years, Nageshwar Baba keeps 21 'kalash' on his chest in Naulakha Mandir. He says, "I get the energy to do this from Goddess. I start fasting 15 days prior to Navratri. Many people visit here to seek Maa Durga's blessings."