‘Shrimad Bhagwat Mahapurana’ is the story of human salvation: Chief Minister
Gorakhpur : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Gorakshpeethadhishwar Yogi Adityanath said that the ‘Shrimad Bhagwat Mahapurana’ has been animating ‘Sanatan culture’ for five thousand years by becoming the story of salvation and emancipation of human beings.
Welcoming ‘Katha Vyas’ and other saints during the inauguration of the seven-day Shrimad Bhagwat Mahapurana Katha Gyan Yagya at Mahant Digvijaynath Smriti Bhawan of Gorakhnath temple complex on Monday, the CM said, “The listener derives pleasure from the sheer feeling in which this story is heard. It is also a story to make us realize the glorious past.It is a rare occasion to have the great. CM Yogi speaks at the inauguration of the seven-day Shrimad Bhagwat Mahapuran Katha Gyanyagya in Gorakhnath temple fortune of hearing Shrimad Bhagwat’s katha.”
The ‘Bhagwat Katha’ is being organized on the occasion of ‘pran-pratistha’ (consecration) of deities in nine new temples built on the temple premises.
On the first day, the Chief Minister and Gorakshpeethadhishwar Yogi Adityanath, after worshiping the Vyaspeeth, said that “Vedas, Puranas, Upanishads cover thousands of years of our history. These holy books lead us towards the right path by giving us the knowledge of the reality of life. This also enhances the knowledge.”
On this occasion, he prayed that the blessings of Lord Gorakhnath be with all.