Delhi to host Rashtra Raksha Mahayagya, the largest cultural and spiritual event
New Delhi, 22 January 2018: In the interest of safety and prosperity of the country, an 8-day long Sanskritik Mahotsav will be organized under the aegis of Shree Yogini Peetham. Shri Maheish Girri - MP East Delhi and National Secretary of BJP, announced the event today in New Delhi.
As a part of this Mahotsav, Rashtra Raksha Mahayagya willbe conducted from March 18 – 25, 2018 by 1111 learnedBrahmins offering oblations to Maa Paramba Bhagavati Baglamukhi in 108 yagyakunds at Lal Qila Maidan in New Delhi. The Vedic village will be designedby Nitin Chandrakant Desai - a noted Indian art director. During theMahayagya, the spiritual Gurus will join this auspicious initiative from acrossthe country and 2.25 crore mantras will be chanted that will energise theentire nation with positive aura.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri Maheish Girri said, “The RashtraRaksha Mahayagya is an institution created with the sole objective ofensuring that our nation's security, prosperity and progress becomes a way oflife of every Indian. We also seek to revive the spirit of nationalism anddedication to the rich heritage and legacy of our nation.”
A recreation of our nation’s rich heritage and legacy, this Mahayagyawill represent a true Sanskritik Mahotsav that celebrates Indian culture.Besides this, the Mahayagya will also seek to ensure a flourishing economy,professional and personal growth, and a rise in the intellectual and spiritualfaculties of all Indians.
The Mahayagya is expected to be attended by prominent PoliticalLeaders, renowned Religious & Spiritual Gurus, Bureaucrats, Bollywoodcelebrities and corporate stalwarts.
To propagate participation of everyone across India, “Ghee RathYatra” will be conducted to collect the “Ek Chamach Ghee” from allthe states for offering oblations during the Mahayagya. Followed by this wouldbe “Devi Rath Yatra” marking the entry of the deity’s statue to NewDelhi where Mahayagya will be performed. Large number of women are expected towalk with the Kalash & various cultural, art and dance performances shallbe a part of the Yatra.
During the 8 days of Rashtra Raksha Mahayagya, 8 Sankalps (vows)will be taken by the participants with an aim to attain eternal prosperity.These Sankalps will rekindle the bond that every Indian shares with the nation.
Artists from all over the nation will grace the stage reflectingthe nation’s cultural heritage, every evening. The performances will celebrateIndia’s diversity through dance, music and folk art.
The Rashtra Raksha Mahayagya is an endeavor to invokedevotion for the nation and bring a heightened sense of pride of being anIndian, through our age-old tradition of yagya, a spiritual method to be onewith the cause.