Spiritual leader Mata Amritanandamayi will be the chief guest at the Ayyappa Bhakti Sangamam programme at Thiruvananthapuram on 20 January, announced Sabarimala Karma Samithi (SKS), reports The New Indian Express.
The leaders of the SKS, SJR Kumar and K P Sasikala at a press conference had said the heads of several mutts, priests and around 200 leaders of various community organisations would participate in the programme.
The organisers had said that almost two lakh devotees would participate in the ‘Nama Japa Yatra’ as part of the programme.
Devotees from Kottayam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kollam and Thiruvananthapuram will come for the programme which will conclude at East Fort.
Also, the ‘Ayyappa bhakta sangamams’ will be conducted across the country, including in New Delhi, with seminars and discussions. The SKS has also informed they would meet leaders of all national political parties, including BJP president Amit Shah, Congress president Rahul Gandhi, and CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury, and present them a memorandum on the issue.
Justice N Kumar, President of the SKS, Justice Jayachandran, Former Kerala Police Chief TP Senkumar, both vice-presidents of SKS and SKR Kumar are known to lead the delegation.
As you are no doubt aware, Swarajya is a media product that is directly dependent on support from its readers in the form of subscriptions. We do not have the muscle and backing of a large media conglomerate nor are we playing for the large advertisement sweep-stake.
Our business model is you and your subscription. And in challenging times like these, we need your support now more than ever.
We deliver over 10 - 15 high quality articles with expert insights and views. From 7AM in the morning to 10PM late night we operate to ensure you, the reader, get to see what is just right.
Becoming a Patron or a subscriber for as little as Rs 1200/year is the best way you can support our efforts.