Name of Festival :Jahmi Osha festival of Orissa
Time of celebration (Month)
Jahmi Osha festival is celebrate in month of Bhadrava (Auguest – September )
Major Territory of Celebration
Jahmi Osha festival is celebrated in Orissa state of India
Worship in Festival
People worshipe the Goddess Vrundavati
In this festival people worshipped the goddess Vrundavati who is located in the basil plant (Tulsi).In this month of Bhadrava (Auguest – September ) it is a forbidden fruit for the unmarried girls.The power of Unmarried girls of leprosy and punishing the unbelievers especially married women, by inflicting death upon their children ,give the credited to Goddess .