Puri, March 1: A 14-feet high Diya has been enlightened in Puri on Tuesday, on the occasion of Mahashivaratree.
Denizens of Mukunda Mishra Nagar have offered the diya to the Mukundeswar Mahadev temple situated in the residential area.
Candling the biggest divine lamp before Lord Shiva,, the residents have urged for world peace and complete cure from the pandemic.
Sources said the residents of the Mukunda Mishra Colony in Puri town candled the diya which is 14 feet high with an 8-feet diameter in the evening. Denizens along with the Nagar President, Babuli Mishra took part in the candling ceremony and prayed for world peace and a Corona-free society.