Sri Caitanya Caritamrta - Madhya 16.78
gadadhara-pandite tenho punah mantra dila
odana-shashthira dine yatra ye dekhila
Pundarika Vidyanidhi initiated Gadadhara Pandita for the second
time, and on the day of Odana-shashthi he saw the festival.
At the beginning of winter, there is a ceremony known as the
Odana-shashthi. This ceremony indicates that from that day forward,
a winter covering should be given to Lord Jagannatha. That covering
is directly purchased from a weaver. According to the arcana-marga,
a cloth should first be washed to remove all the starch, and then
it can be used to cover the Lord. Pundarika Vidyanidhi saw that the
priest neglected to wash the cloth before covering Lord Jagannatha.
Since he wanted to find some fault in the devotees, he became
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