Mon, Oct 19, 2015, 02:59 PM
It is said that seeing Palapitta or Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis) on the occasion of Vijaya Dashami i.e during Dussehra brings good luck. People, with this devotional faith throng to get a glimpse of it in the belief that this bird, known as the Palapitta will fetch good luck. Palapitta bird, which is also known as blue jay, is reportedly on the process of extinction and the birds are rarely seen. Watch what people and priest have to say about the myth.