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Jamshedpur: The first annual puja after the 4th Kumbhabhishek was held today at Sri Dharma Saastha Temple in Bistupur. Puja started with havan for Lord Ganesh. Later the Temple priests performed Mahanyasa Poorvaka Ekadasha Rudrabhishek of Lord Dharma Saastha and Rudrabhishek of Lord Ganesh and Lord Karthik. After completing Abhishek for all the deities, Sahasranama Archana was performed followed by Mahadeeparadhana.
The members of the Temple Committee distributed prasad packets to the devotees. In the evening, a procession of all deities was taken out inside the Temple. On the occasion, K S Jayaraman, Secretary, S Viswanathan, Treasurer, Sitarama Sarma, P Rajesh, Siva Kumar, K P G Nair, Achyutan Pillai, N Ramamurty and others were present . Owing to COVID19 pandemic this year’s Saastha Preeti celebrations will be a low key affair and as per government guidelines all requisite protocol will being strictly followed.