Gokarna Series

gokarna chariot
Gokarna chariot, Watercolor on Fabriano.

Chariot found near to mahabalishwar temple in Gokarna. When a very large number of pilgrims visit the shrine. During the festival, a Rath Yatra (a procession in a large wooden chariot) is held. Images of Shiva and other deities are installed in a chariot which is ceremoniously pulled through the town by the devotees, accompanied by drum bands.

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Author: Akhil

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