According to news reports, Bollywood actress, Disha Patani was “worshipped” by the students of Delhi University’s Hindu College as this year’s ‘Damdami Mai’.
With Valentines Day being celebrated on February 14, all the single students of Hindu worshipped Patani as this year’s ‘Damdami Mai’, an actress who is chosen by hostellers each year to be worshipped at the ‘Virgin Tree’ on Valentine’s Day.
According to second-year student Vaibhav Singh, it is the second and third-year hostellers who have chosen her after conducting a meeting.
He also mentioned that actress Nargis Fakhri was also on the short list but since Disha was liked by most of the guys they decided to choose her.
Each year, a woman, mostly actresses, is chosen by the single students is worshipped as the “Damdami Mai”, so as to “find love” within next 6 months and with loose their virginity within a year.
For this, they conduct a proper Puja on the morning of February 14. The Puja is performed by a fresher, who is the pandit for that day and then condoms are used to decorate the Virgin Tree.