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25,000 pay obeisance at Vaishno Devi shrine

Dais Editorials | 08/10/2021 12:26 PM | Click to read full article

Amid tight security arrangements and Covid guidelines, the nine-day long Navratri festival began at the holy cave shrine of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi on Thursday. On the first day of the nine-day long festival, nearly 25,000 pilgrims visited the cave shrine.

"Shat Chandi Mahayagya organised by the shrine board also commenced today on the first Navratra amid chanting of Vedic mantras," shrine board's spokesperson said KK Sharma, member, shrine board