Martin's returning home adorned with laurels, lady Martin narrated
all that happened during his absence and how her faith and
dedication were rewarded by Lord Siva. Her gripping narration about
her vrata was efficacious and convincing that Col. Martin
accompanied his devout wife everyday to the temple and worshipped
Lord Mrityunjaya with steadfast devotion.
regular worship with all rituals gave a spur to the Hindu devotees
and they followed suit for a shower of divine grace and to lead a
carefree life. Needless to add, the influx of a steady stream of
devotees increased miraculously within a few weeks. Special prayer
services were conducted regularly. All but within a small shrine
which cannot accommodate huge crowds.