Fri, Feb 12, 2016, 11:34 AM
A three-day Vasantha Panchami celebrations began at Goddess Gyana Saraswati temple at Basara, in Adilabad district. Thousands of devotees from many states are thronging the temple and offering worship. Vasantha Panchami is celebrated as the birthday of the deity. Vedic pundits and priests began special pujas early in the morning at 4 am, on the occasion. Endowment minister Indrakaran Reddy offered silk clothes to the deity, on behalf of the government.