DEVADALANA - CHARIOT OF GODDESS SUBHADRA

The Chariot of Goddess Subhadra is known as Devadalana. It is also known as Darpadalana and Padmadhwaja. The easiest way to identify the Chariot of Goddess Subhadra is by color of the covering of the chariot. The chariot of Subhadra has a black and red color canopy and it is also the smallest of the chariots. The Chariot has 4 horses and the color of the horses is red. The height of the Chariot is 43 feet and it has 12 wheels. The guardian deity of the chariot is Jayadurga and the charioteer is known as Arjuna. The flag on the chariot is known as Nadambika. The rope that is used to pull the Chariot is known as Swarnachuda. Along with Subhadra, the chariot also has the idols of Chandi, Chamunda, Ugratara, Vanadurga, Shulidurga, Varahi, Shyama Kali, Mangala and Bimala. The face of the Chariot is known as Bhakti Sumedha and the weapons are Padma & Kalhar.

Goddess Subhadra on Devadalana
Goddess Subhadra on Devadalana
Goddess Subhadra on Devadalana
Goddess Subhadra on Devadalana
Goddess Subhadra on Devadalana
Goddess Subhadra on Devadalana

IMAGES & DESCRIPTION OF GODDESS SUBHADRA'S CHARIOT

Devadalana - Chariot of Goddess Subhadra
[ Devadalana | Darpadalana | Padmadhwaja - Chariot of Goddess Subhadra ]
Wheels of Goddess Subhadra's Chariot
[ Wheels of Goddess Subhadra's Chariot ]
Horeses of Goddess Subhadra's Chariot
[ Horeses of Goddess Subhadra's Chariot ]
Arjuna - Charioteer of Goddess Subhadra's Chariot
[ Arjuna - Charioteer of Devadalana ]
Ganga & Jamuna - Gate Keepers of Goddess Subhadra's Chariot
[ Ganga & Jamuna - Gate Keepers of Devadalana ]
Name
Devadalana/Darpadalana/Padmadhwaja
Colour of cloth
Red & Black
Number of Wheels
12
Diameter of wheels
6'0"
Number of wooden pieces used
593
Height of Chariot
12.9 m (43 feet)
Length & Breadth
31’6’’ x 31’6’’
Guarded by
Jayadurga
Gate Keepers
Ganga & Jamuna
Name of the Charioteer
Arjuna
Name of the Flag
Nadambika
Weapons of the Chariot
Padma & Kalhar
Power of the Chariot
Bhubaneswari & Chakra
Number of Horses
4
Name of the Horses
Rochika, Mochika, Jita, Aparajita
Color of Horses
Red
Name of the Rope
Swarnachuda
Face of the Chariot known as
Bhakti Sumedha, Chamar Hasta
Subsidiary nine Deities
Chandi, Chamunda, Ugratara, Vanadurga, Shulidurga, Varahi, Shyama Kali, Mangala, Bimala
Rishis
Bhrugu, Suprava, Bajra, Srungi, Dhruba, Ulluk

SUBSIDIARY NINE DEITIES OF DEVADALANA CHARIOT

VIDEO CLIP OF DEVADALANA CHARIOT

CONSTRUCTION PLAN OF DEVADALANA CHARIOT

CONSTRUCTION PLAN OF DEVADALANA CHARIOT

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