Mysuru: Thousands of devotees are thronging Chamundi Hill for Ashada Friday Puja mahotsava that started on Friday. Braving morning mist, devout minded people were seen standing in queue for dharma Darshana.
Scion of erstwhile royal family of Mysuru Yaduveer Krishnadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar was among the early VVIPs who paid their obeisance at the temple of the presiding deity.
Higher Education and district in-charge minister G T Devegowda, accompanied by his wife Lalitha and son G D Harish Gowda and other members of the family also visited the temple during the early hours. Actor Darshan Thoogudeepa who is an ardent devotee of the Goddess also had the Darshan.
The idol of the presiding deity and utsava murty are decorated with colourful flowers. The temple has been decorated with variety of flowers, with the devotees toiling hard to keep the flowers alive.
DCP ( Law and order) M Muthuraj supervised the security arrangements at the time of VVIPs visit.
– Team Mysoorunews