Donkey wedding performed for rains in Telangana


pti, 24-07-2019 19:18:24


Write Comment     |     E-Mail To a Friend     |     Facebook     |     Twitter     |     Print


Donkey wedding performed for rains in Telangana

Hyderabad: Faced with a ‘weak’ monsoon, residents of a locality here have performed marriage of two donkeys praying the rain God to show mercy on them.

The ceremony held by people of Harijan Basti in Bowenpally at local Nalla Pochamma temple two days ago was no different from any other wedding as drum-beatings, songs and dance marked the occasion with the ‘bride’ and ‘groom’ elegantly dressed as per the Hindu marriage tradition.

According to the India Meteorological Department, the ongoing Southwest monsoon which normally covers Telangana in June second week has been ‘weak’ so far.

We performed similar marriage four years ago and as a result of that we had abundant rains that year. There were no sufficient rains for the past two years and even grass is not there on the ground. We performed the marriage as per tradition, a resident said.

According to him, they believe donkeys marriage will bring rains as in “Dwapar Yug, Lord Krishnas father Vasudev touched donkeys feet to overcome troubles”.

We believe that rains should arrive in the next one week, he added.

Write your Comments on this Article
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment   You have characters left.
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
    
Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Kemmannu.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.
Please note that under 66A of the IT Act, sending offensive or menacing messages through electronic communication service and sending false messages to cheat, mislead or deceive people or to cause annoyance to them is punishable. It is obligatory on kemmannu.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request. Hence, sending offensive comments using kemmannu.com will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Kemmannu.com be held responsible.
Similarly, Kemmannu.com reserves the right to edit / block / delete the messages without notice any content received from readers.




BIGGEST FLOOD IN 46 YEARS, KEMMANNU - UDUPI
View More

Contact on Going Residential ProjectAl Nayaab Residency, UdupiContact on Going Residential ProjectAl Nayaab Residency, Udupi
Cool House Construction, Udupi.Cool House Construction, Udupi.
Live Streaming of Funeral Remedia Mendonca (105), Kemmannu.<font color=red>Live Streaming of Funeral </font color=red>Remedia Mendonca (105),  Kemmannu.
Now Open - Kallianpura Rotary Dialysis Center at Goretti Hospital, Santhekatte.Now Open - Kallianpura Rotary Dialysis Center at Goretti Hospital, Santhekatte.
Computerised Clinical Laboratory, Kemmannu.Computerised Clinical Laboratory, Kemmannu.
Milarchi Lara - Bulletin Issue July 2020.Milarchi Lara - Bulletin Issue July 2020.
Cut down your medical expenses. With Manipal Arogya CardCut down your medical expenses. With Manipal Arogya Card
Choice Furniture vast household showroom opens at Santhekatte, KallianpurChoice Furniture vast household showroom opens at Santhekatte, Kallianpur
Focus Studio, Near Hotel Kidiyoor, UdupiFocus Studio, Near Hotel Kidiyoor, Udupi
Canara Beach Restaurant, Hoode/Bengre, Udupi.Canara Beach Restaurant, Hoode/Bengre, Udupi.
Delite Catering, SanthekatteDelite Catering, Santhekatte
Welcome to Thonse Naturecure HospitalWelcome to Thonse Naturecure Hospital
St. Alphonsa of India