Taratarini Chaitra Jatra (Brahmapur) start from 10th Mar with four Tuesdays of the Month March 2015 #Odisha #Taratarini #ShaktiPitha
Maa Tara Tarini temple on the Kumari hills at the bank of the River Rushikulya near Brahmapur city in Ganjam District, Odisha,India is worshiped as the Breast Shrine (Sthana Peetha) and manifestations of Adi Shakti. The Tara Tarini Shakti Peetha is one of the oldest pilgrimage centers of the Mother Goddess and is one of four major ancient Tantra Peetha and Shakti Peethas in India.
The mythological texts recognize four major Shakti Peethas: Tara Tarini (Stana Khanda), near Brahmapur; Bimala (Pada Khanda) inside the Jagannath Temple (Puri); Kamakhya (Yoni khanda), near Guwahati; and Dakshina Kalika (Mukha khanda) in Kolkata. There are 52 other sacred Shakti Peethas, which originated from the limbs of Mata Sati’s corpse in the Satya Yuga.
In year 2015 the famous Tara Tarini Chaitra Yatra will start from March 10. Main Four Tuesdays of the month-long Chaitra Yatra falls on 17th, 24th and 31st of this month.