Jamshedpur, Jan. 29: The pujas commenced at the Dharma Saastha Temple, situated at Kharkhai Link Road, Bistupur, with Ganapati Aradhana, Navagraha havan, which was followed by 100 times of Shatha Chandi Maha Yagna Japam and Parayan for 20 times during the Saastha Preethi celebrations.
Later on Poornahuti was performed and continuous pouring of Ghee in the havan kund which is called as Vasordhara was also done.
After Kalasha Abhishek was performed to Lord Ganesh, Lord Dharma Saastha and Lord Karthik. 22 Ved pundits chanted celestial hymns while performing all these pujas and havan.
The whole temple was reverberating with hymns and thousands of devotees who thronged the temple this morning were witness to the puja and the havan. They were all blessed by the Ved pundits. At the conclusion of Kalash abhishek, Maha Deeparadhana was performed to all the presiding deities at the Temple. Later on Prashad was distributed to all the devotees.
In the evening, after Maha Deeparadhana was conducted which was followed by Rudra Kramarchana and Chaturved Parayan was conducted by the visiting pundits.
Justice AB Singh of Ranchi High Court, who visited the temple today along with his family, sat throughout the pujas and havan in the morning was also offered the prashad. He was honoured by P N Sankaran, Working President of Dharma Saastha Temple.