In the hope of bringing rain to the state of Uttar Pradesh, which has gotten less rain than usual this monsoon, two Frog Wedding in Gorakhpur.
The Hindu Mahasangh, a local organization, organized the event, which was performed on Tuesday at the Kalibari temple in Gorakhpur. All rituals were observed. There were a lot of people there to see the \”marriage.\”
Ramakant Verma of the Hindu Mahasangh said
\”The entire area is facing a drought-like situation. Five days of Sawan (a month in the Hindu calendar) month have already passed, but there is no rain,\” he said.
\”Last week, we performed Hawan Pujan. Now we organised the marriage of a pair of frogs. We hope the ritual will work and we will have rain in the area,\” he said.
The folks in attendance declared that the ceremony would undoubtedly succeed and relieve them from the heat.
On July 13, a group of women in the state\’s Maharajganj district doused Nagar Palika leader Krishna Gopal Jaiswal and local MLA Jaimangal Kanojiya in mud to appease the rain god \”Indra.\”