Fri, Nov 13, 2015, 08:38 AM
Thousands of devotees thronged Shaivite shrines to offer prayers on the occasion of Karthika Masam. Karthika month is considered as the most auspicious month amongst all Hindu months. According to Hindus, worshipping of God during this month fetches the salvation. In Vijayawada, devotees arrived at Durga temple in large numbers. They took bath at Durga ghat in Krishna river and offered prayers to presiding deity.