Puri: As the Trinity’s Bahuda Yatra was completed with devotional fervor on Wednesday, Suna Besha of the Triad is all set to be conducted now.
Suna Besha is a special event of Jagannath rath yatra; when the Lord Jagannath, his elder brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra Devi are decorated with gold jewelry. Suna Besha is also known as Rajadhiraja Bhesha or Raja Besha. It observed on the day after the return of the Deities from Gundicha Temple. On the day of Bada Ekadasi, the 11th day of the bright fortnight in Asadha; the deities, on their chariots itself done the golden attire or the Suna Besha, with hands, arms and crown made of solid gold.
During the rituals of Suna Besha, the deities will be decked up with golden crowns and other jewellery and worshipped on their respective chariots placed at Singhdwar of Srimandir after their annual nine-day sojourn to Sri Gundicha Temple.