Various political leaders, industrialists, athletes, and celebrities have received invitations to attend the dedication ceremony of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya on January 22. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to participate in the Pran Pratishta ceremony in the Uttar Pradesh temple town.
The Vedic rituals for the Pran-Pratishtha ceremony of Ram Lalla in Ayodhya will commence on January 16, a week before the main ceremony. The primary rituals on January 22 will be conducted by the Varanasi-based priest, Lakshmi Kant Dixit. Ayodhya will observe the Amrit Mahotsav from January 14 to January 22.
Anticipating an influx of more than a lakh devotees for the 'pran pratishtha' on January 22, the guest list comprises around 7,000 attendees from India and abroad. The Shri Ram Janmbhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust has dispatched over 6,000 invitation cards for the grand consecration ceremony of 'Ram Lalla' to individuals across the nation.
Who all have been invited to this auspicious occasion?
- Congress leader Sonia Gandhi
- Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
- Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge
- Senior Congress leader Manmohan Singh
- Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
- HD Deve Gowda
- Communist Party of India (Marxist)
- BJP veteran LK Advani
- BJP's Murli Manohar Joshi
- Himachal Pradesh Minister Vikramaditya Singh
Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Deepika Chikhalia Topiwala
TS Kalyanaraman, MD of Kalyan Jewellers