MAWLA Group of Houston celebrated ASHADI EKADASHI | PANDHARPUR WARI | PANDHARPUR YATRA | PALKHI SOHA
Pandharpur Wari or Wari is a yatra to Pandharpur, Maharashtra, to honor Vithoba. It involves carrying saint in a palkhi, most notably of Dnyaneshwar and Tukaram, from their respective shrines to Pandharpur. Many pilgrims join this procession on foot. Warkari is a Marathi term which means "one who performs the wari". The tradition is more than 700 to 800 years old.
Mavla group replicated the wari sohla in Houston at Gaushala. On the auspicious occasion of Ashadi Ekadashi.. people transferred heartfelt prayers by singing soulful bhajans, melodic chants, palki mohotsav and dance in the air filled with pure devotion. Experienced the vibrant and soul-stirring ringan atmosphere and Vithoba’s divine blessings.. Mauli Mauli