In Motihari district of Bihar, the marriage of dog and bitch was done with pomp. A dog procession was taken out with a bandwagon. The baraatis danced fiercely. The procession of a dog named Kallu reached the house of a bitch named Basanti. After this, both of them were married with pomp according to Hindu customs. You will be surprised to know that a pavilion was also built for the dog’s wedding.
Sehra was tied on the dog’s head and the bitch was also groomed like a bride. Along with the bandwagon, DJ was also booked for the procession. The procession was taken out with pomp. The baraatis danced fiercely. After the garland, the people of the whole village were fed a banquet. People also gave gifts after marriage. The pundit, who got this unique marriage done, says that all people should get a dog and a bitch married. This gives the desired result. Naresh Sahni, the person who got this marriage done, told that his vow had been fulfilled, so he got the dog and bitch married.
People are discussing in various ways about the marriage of Kallu (dog) and Basati (bitch). It is being told that apart from the people of the village, people from some other villages had also reached the wedding. Pandit Dharmendra Kumar Pandey, who conducted this marriage, said that everyone should get the dog and the bitch married. He is in the form of Bhairav. This type of marriage gives the desired result.
first published:June 22, 2022, 4:53 p.m.