PM Modi ,”Ram Is Everywhere, Ram Belongs To All“
PM Modi said the construction of Ram temple will not only add to Ayodhya’s grandeur but will also change the entire economy of the region after laying the foundation stone in accordance with the ‘muhurat’ or auspicious time.
The PM, wearing a gold kurta and dhoti, performed the Bhoomipooja at the Ram Janmabhoomi site along with UP Governor Anandiben Patel, CM Yogi Adityantha and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat. Priests chanting Sanskrit shlokas performed the ceremony.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi called it a historic occasion. “I am grateful to witness history being made. Crores of Indians cannot believe that this day has come. The entire country is in the spell of Lord Ram.” PM Modi today laid down a silver brick to mark the foundation ceremony of Ram Temple in Ayodhya.
Live from Ayodhya. https://t.co/cHp9fTFEdx— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 5, 2020
Remembering the sacrifices made in the struggle, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat remembered LK Advani and said many are present in spirit at the ceremony. Calling it an “auspicious day,” UP CM hailed the achievements of PM Modi.
Roads leading to Ayodhya were adorned with hoardings of the proposed temple and of Ram Lalla, the infant Ram, the deity now housed in a makeshift temple. Most shops were painted in bright yellow.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the ram temple ‘Bhoomipujan’ event was an emotional moment for the entire country as a long wait has ended today.
Union home minister Amit Shah took to Twitter to laud the foundation laying ceremony on Ram temple in Ayodhya.
“Today is a historic and proud day for India. Prime Minister on the birthplace of Lord Shri Ram @NarendraModi.