New Delhi: Ayodhya lit up on the eve of the foundation stone laying ceremony of Ram Temple on Wednesday. Shri Ramarcha Pujan also commenced in the Shri Ram Janmbhoomi complex today.
As per the earlier schedule, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the public function on laying of the Foundation Stone of ‘Shree Ram Janmabhoomi Mandir’ at Ayodhya tomorrow, August 5, the Prime Minister’s Office stated here on Tuesday.
Prior to the function, Prime Minister will take part in Pooja and Darshan at Hanumangarhi. He will then travel to Shree Ram Janmabhoomi where he will take part in Pooja and Darshan of ‘Bhagwan Shree Ramlala Virajman’. He will then plant a Parijat sapling and subsequently perform Bhoomi Pujan.
Prime Minister will unveil a plaque to mark the laying of Foundation Stone and also release Commemorative Postage Stamp on ‘Shree Ram Janmabhoomi Mandir’.
In all 175 eminent guests, including 135 seers have been invited for the ceremony.
The Shri Ramjanmbhoomi Teerth Kshetra, trust constituted to look after construction and management of Shri Ram Janmbhoomi Mandir in Ayodhya, tweeted these photos of the proposed models of the temple with a message that said: “Shri Ram Janmbhoomi Mandir will be a unique example of Indian architecture.”
Pious Soil and water from all the major religious sites, places of national importance and sacred rivers of the nation have been brought to Ayodhya for the construction of the temple at Shri Ramjanmbhoomi.
The famous Pashupatinath Temple in Nepal will also be conducting a special Rudrabhishek and pooja and a statement released by the Pashupatinath Temple Trust on Tuesday stated, “Lord Rudra will be prayed through special Rudrabhishek and Shodashopachara Pooja for the construction of the grand temple of Lord Shri Rama.”
– globalbihari bureau