Puri: Iconic Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty sought blessings of Lord Jagannath in Srimandir, here today.
He was accompanied by hi sfamily members, priests and senior Daitapati Ramakrushna Das Mohapatra. He bowed before the Patitapabana near Singha Dwar and then proceeded to have a darshan of the Holy Trinity’s Abakasa Niti from the Bhitara Kaatha, according to sources.
“He also prayed before the shrines of Nila Madhab, Bimala Devi, goddesses Saraswati and Lakshmi and toured the Ananda Bazaar, as well,” informed Das Mohapatra. The Sri Jagannath Temple Administration had made all arrangements for Chakraborty to have darshan of the deities today.
As per reports, the Oh My God actor had come to seek blessings of Lord Jagannath after the completion of a vow and will also offer meals to Brahmins called Bharmana Bhojan today. He reached the holy town of Puri last night and will leave this afternoon.