MYSURU: The six-day Jagadguru Sri Shivarathri Shivayogi (JSS) Swamiji Jathra will be held in Suttur village from Saturday.
A car festival, special pujas, religious seminars, discourses, wrestling competitions, bhajana mela, exhibitions and games will be conducted.
JSS Jathra festival committee president and former MLA S Gangadharan said artistes from other states will perform and competitions like kite flying will be organised for students. Mahantha Swamiji of Devanoor Mutt will inaugurate the state-level Bhajana mela and the kite festival on Saturday. Union Minister Ananth Kumar, former state home minister R Ashok, Energy Minister D K Shivakumar and others will participate.