All eyes are on the Hindu Dharma Samsad that will commence on Friday at Udupi. The 3-day convention that is returning to Udupi after three decades is expected to debate mainly about the Ayodhya Ram Mandir.
It issue has special significance as in Uttar Pradesh and in Centre, BJP government is in power. Sadhus and saints from all over the country are assembling at Udupi primarily to discuss on Ram Mandir issue, as indicated by Vishwa Hindu Parishad Executive President Praveen Togadiya who stated “Let the court decide the role of the government in construction of Ram Mandir at Ayodhya, the Dharma Samsad will decide the role of the Sadhus and saints in this,” reported Kannada Prabha.
Togadiya also said the sadhus and saints will also discuss formulating a Central Law to prevent cow slaughter, forming an Indi free of untouchability, and preventing taking over of Hindu temples and mutts by the government.
Pejawara Vishveshateertha Swamy, who is the guide for the Dharma Samsad has also spoken on the same lines. He also said a proposal will be placed before the Sadhus to urge the Central Government to form a special bill for a permanent solution to Ram Mandir. Apart from Ayodhya Ram Mandir, cow protection, conversion, untouchability and social reforms will also be discussed.
On Friday, from 3.30 pm to 6 pm important Sabha Ghoshti was held in which Ram Mandir, cow protection and cow enrichment was be discussed. On Saturday, second day 10 am to 12.30 pm various sessions will be held. Sadhus will present their take on various efforts to be made for social harmony. From 3.30 pm to 6 pm preventing conversion and re-conversions, plans to protecting our culture will be discussed. On the final day Sunday, between 10 am and 12.30 pm a resolution will be passed. At 4 pm a massive Hindu Samajotsava will be held.
Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari Dr Veerendra Heggade will deliver a birds eye view of the 3 day Samsad. Gorakshak Peetha head and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will deliver the key note address. Pejawara Vishveshateertha Swami will preside. A meeting of leaders of all districts and various communities will be held at the main hall at Krishna mutt between 10 am and 1 pm.
Over 2000 sadhus and saints from all over the country have already assembled at Udupi. They have been accommodated in chatras, lodges and also at resident’s houses.