Updated January 22nd, 2024 at 19:32 IST
Rajinikanth Calls Ram Mandir Pran Pratishtha Historic Event, Says He Is Fortunate To Attend | Video
Rajinikanth, who marked his presence at the Ram Mandir Pran Pratishtha ceremony, referred to the same as "historic", calling himself "fortunate" to witness it.
Rajinikanth was among the many eminent names that were extended personal invites to mark their presence as witnesses to the historic Ram Mandir Pran Pratishtha ceremony. As Rajinikanth exited the holy premises of the now inaugurated temple, he expressed his sentiments about being a witness to the ceremony.
Rajinikanth reflects on having witnessed the Ram Mandir Pran Pratishtha
Rajinikanth was caught on video as he exited the premises of the Ram Mandir. On being asked about his experience, witnessing the consecration ceremony, Rajinikanth referred to the occasion as a 'historic event'. Not just this, he also referred to himself as extremely 'fortunate' for having been present to witness the moment live. Rajinikanth also shared how he plans to visit Ayodhya at least once every year.
In a byte to ANI the actor said, 'It was a historic event and I am very fortunate. Will definitely come to Ayodhya every year." Besides Rajinikanth, several other eminent names from across the film sector marked their presence for the Ram Mandir Pran Pratishtha ceremony. Among them were, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Rishab Shetty, Vicky Kaushal, Katrina Kaif, Ayushmann Khurrana, Madhuri Dixit and others.
The Ram Mandir Pran Pratishtha ceremony marks Ram Lalla's return to his birthplace
The Ram Mandir Pran Pratishtha ceremony took place on January 22, in Ayodhya. The event saw the Honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi preside over the ceremony as the yajman, In lieu if the same, the Prime Minister also undertook a lengthy eleven-day ritual.
The Ram Lalla idol, which portrays Lord Ram as a five-year old, has been created by sculptor Arun Yogiraj. In order to add an air of celebration to the ceremony, a musical event titled Mangal Dhwani was also held. The premises of the Ram Mandir will be opened to the public starting January 23.
Published January 22nd, 2024 at 17:59 IST