Shiv Jayanti celebrated with great fervor Belgaum is known for its unique traditions and celebrations and one such celebration is the Shiv Jayanti. Tributes were paid to the warrior king Shivaji Maharaj and huge number of people gathered to witness the grand procession. Thousands of people from all walks of life thronged the streets and all vantage points were occupied to get the perfect view. The procession reached its last point the Kapileshwar Temple in the wee hours of the morning. The decorated tableaus from different Galli’s and areas of the city, showcased posters and skits recalling the historical incidents of Shivaji and also included increased use of social media, chain snatching incidents.
Dying perfomng arts such as Lathi (stick) fighting skills, sword fights, fire ball string skills, Lazim dance, Karela skills, playing of Zhanz Pathak and more along the procession was the added attraction.
Posted by All About Belgaum.com on Wednesday, April 22, 2015
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Great event, lets celebrate this every year with honour every year and let our genration know more about warrior king shri Shivaji Maharaj.