Berhampur(Special Opinion)Telugu association of literary, music, cultural, Seva and fine arts of Berhampur has celebrated Bhogi and Makar Sankranti celebrations today at Prakasam hall, Berhampur. A mass of People started from Satyanarayana Mandir premises, SNT road in a procession with poorna kalasa and reached the venue. Shri. Chandra Sekhar Sahu, MP, Shri. Vikram Kumar panda, MLA, Shri. RCC Patnaik, former MLA and Shri. Subash Maharana ex-chairman of BDA attended the ceremony as Guests. The Bhogi i.e., fire lit by the guests along with purohits and people. Then the traditional dance Gobbiyalu played around the fire by ladies and children. The traditional dish prepared and distributed to all. Everybody welcomed Sankranti and conveyed wishes to each other. Afterward, cultural function celebrations held and children, girls, women of different ages participated in the same.
Report : Nimai Charan Panda