Dussehra Special Story | Significance Of Jammi Chettu And Jammi Puja
On the eve of Dussehra / Dusara festival, watch special story on Jammi Chettu and its significance. According to a popular legend in Mahabharata, after getting cheated by Kauravas, Pandavas had to go for exile (Vanavasam). Before the vanavasam they opted a Jammi tree to hide their weapons. When they came back from vanavasam, the weapons were dafe on the tree. To express their gratitude, they performed a puja to Jammi chettu and their weapons. Since then, it has become a custom to perform Jammi puja and Ayudha Puja on Vijaya Dashami.