Saturday, August 22, 2009

Tree Marriage for rain

  • On Saturday, 13 June 2009, villagers near Coimbatore of Tamilnadu, India organized a symbolic wedding of two trees to appease Rain God.

  • Both the trees have been grown adjacent for about 35 years.

  • One was margosa tree (Neem tree) and the other was Banyan tree.

  • The special ceremony was organized as per Hindu traditions and was attended by hundreds of villagers.

  • The priest performed the marriage with a large number of devotees.

  • The villagers believed with confidence that by organizing such a wedding, they could get a good rainfall.

  • After the marriage, devotees offered prayers.

  • A special lunch was also arranged for the interested devotees.

5 comments:

சந்ரு said...

நல்ல பதிவுகள் தொடருங்கள்

Joe said...

They need to grow more trees, if they want some showers from above.

Marrying off trees woulnd't help! ;-)

Can you pls take off the word verification?

Hindu Marriages In India said...

மிக்க நன்றி
Thank you very much

RAMYA said...

Very nice post.

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