Why is coconut dashing done by Hindus?

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Why do Hindus use coconuts in their rituals? is a pertinent question at this juncture in our country as some MPs of the Joint Opposition dashed 100,000 coconuts at the Seenigama Devalaya against the Financial Crime Investigations Division (FCID). It is learnt that breaking of nuts by the Joint Opposition members was to invoke a divine…

  • Shriya Katoch

    This is such a fascinating article.
    I had no clue that this was the true meaning behind coconut bahing.