People beating gong for blessing, Lakhat Temple

5 years ago
A tantrik puja or hindu prayer / worship ceremony of Besi Pooja being held in Lakhat Village near Chausar in Uttaranchal in North India. The Besi Pooja is held only once in five years. The ambience inside the temple is created with temple bells being rung, conch shells being blown / the call of the conch shells and drum beats. People / devotees circumabulate the sacred fire and take blessings from the priests / pundits in a trance like manner.

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