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WATCH: Stunning Laser And Hologram Show At Ayodhya Diwali Celebrations After CM Yogi Adityanath And Chief Guest Kim Jung-Sook Perform Aarti

Written By Aishwaria Sonavane | Mumbai | Published:


  • CM Yogi Adityanath and Chief Guest Kim Jung-Sook performed aarti in a gloriously lit arena with 3 lakh diyas
  • The extravagant Diwali celebration was followed by a 'Ramayan' themed hologram and laser show

Amid the panorama of Diwali celebrations at 'Ram ki Paida', Ayodhya, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath made four announcements in his highly-anticipated speech, following which spectacular celebrations began. 

After making his speech, Yogi Adityanath, along with the Chief Guest Kim Jung-Sook performed aarti in a gloriously lit arena, shimmering with an estimated 3 lakh Diyas. The visuals showcased the celebration of Diwali in extreme ardour, with lights gracing the venue with prismatic colours. 

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In the presence of other delegates, including UP Governor Ram Naik and Bihar Governor Lalji Tandon, the aarti was performed by igniting a life-size diya, while bells with lotus-shaped lamps floated in the water. 

Subsequently, the grand celebration stepped up with a laser show of splendour with a hologram projection narrating the entire Ramayana. The positioning and constitution of lights stimulated the entire atmosphere with the reflection of visuals on the river surface adding an oomph. 

This followed the announcements made by CM Yogi in his highly-anticipated speech on the occasion of Diwali. The commencement of his speech was overwhelmed the chants for Ram Mandir in the background. Yogi Adityanath highlighted how his government had worked to develop the holy city, comparing this with earlier governments, whom he accused of ignoring the city.

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Here are the announcements made by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-

  • Stating that everyone knows Ayodhya on account of Lord Ram, Yogi Adityanath made the first of his announcements, changing the name of the district in which Ayodhya lies -- Faizabad -- to "Sri Ayodhya".
  • 'We will build Ram Ji Ki Paidi, like Hari Ki Paidi in Haridwar', Adityanath said, making the first of the project announcements.
  • The second development project pertains to the construction of a medical college and hospital, named after Lord Ram's father and King of Ayodhya Dashrath.
  • The third development was regarding the UP government's efforts to build an airport in Ayodhya in the name of Lord Ram.