JAMMU, Apr 8: A grand Shree Chandi Mata Jagran was held last night with religious fervor and enthusiasm at Ved Mandir, Amphalla.
Surdeshan Pujarui ji of Vaishno Devi shrine and group of Poojari’s from Machail-Padder, Kishtwar and entire committee of Sarv Shakti Sewak Sanstha, family members of Machail Mata’s Pratham Sewak Thakur Kulbir Singh were special invites and they conducted the ritual of Poojan.
Over 7000 devotees from entire Jammu city participated in the Jagran and took the blessings of Goddess Chandi Mata. The atmosphere of Jagran premises was charged with the devotion and the devotees offered special prayers for peace and harmony of the State.
Amid, ‘mata rani ke Jaikara’ the Jagran commenced with Ganash Vandana followed by Mata Chandi ke Bhajans in Dogri, Hindi and Paddri language. Naveen Punjabi surcharged the atmosphere by reciting over dozen Punjabi and Dogri Bhajans of Shiva and Chandi Mata. The music artists from Jammu and Punjab also enthralled the audience with their skills on various instruments.
Earlier, Suneet Kumar Raina, MD Shree Institute along with other members of Jagran committee and dignitaries lighted the Akhand Jyoti and performed Aarti Poojan. Speaking on the occasion, Suneet Kumar Raina told that the management has been organizing Jagran dedicated to Maa Machail for the wellbeing of humanity and to built mutual coexistence. He also announced special scholarship for meritorious students and students from BPL families at Shree Institute.
Jugal Kishor Sharma, Member Parliament, Jammu-Poonch Lok Sabha constituency, Sat Sharma (MLA, Jammu West), Ramesh Arora (MLC) and Subash Jaindal (VC, SIDCO) were also present on the occasion.
Grand Chandi Mata Jagran held at Ved Mandir