Ram Mandir Inauguration Holiday: Union Minister Jitendra Singh has said that on January 22, in honour of the Ram Temple Pran Pratishtha celebration, all central government offices would be closed. In honour of the opening of the Ram temple in Ayodhya, other states have also declared holidays, including Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Haryana.
Pran Pratishtha Celebration On January 22
In observance of the Ram Mandir Pran Patishtha celebration on January 22, all central government offices will be closed for two hours, till 2:30 pm, according to an announcement made by the Centre on Thursday.
“On the occasion of the Ram Temple pran pratishtha ceremony, the Central Government of India announces a half-day closure until 2:30 pm at all Central Government offices, Central institutions, and Central industrial establishments throughout India due to the overwhelming sentiment of the employees and their requests.
To commemorate the consecration event of the Ram temple at Ayodhya, public sector banks, insurance firms, financial institutions, and regional rural banks (RRBs) would be closed for half a day throughout India. The Department of Personnel and Training (DOPT) issued an order for central government establishments, which has guided this decision. Banks in the private sector, meanwhile, have not announced any plans for a break on January 22. Customers are urged to inquire about the most recent developments in this regard with their local branches.
“The Ram Lalla Pran Pratishtha at Ayodhya will be celebrated on January 22, 2024, across India,” the directive declares. It has been agreed that all central government offices, central institutions, and central industrial units throughout India will close for a half day on January 22, 2024, until 1430 hours, to allow staff to take part in the festivities.”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will preside over the ‘Pran Pratishtha’ ceremony for the new idol of Ram Lalla on Monday. Silver idols have been used in symbolic rituals, such as a palaki parade throughout the temple compound. Prayers to Lord Ganpati and the beginning of holy rites to designate the idol as the temple’s permanent deity are part of these rituals, which last until January 21.
Details Of The Live Telecast On January 22
A live stream from the recently built Ram temple in Ayodhya has been provided for those who are unable to witness the occasion in person. Watchers can tune in to the telecast on Doordarshan’s DD News and DD National stations from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Reaching a worldwide audience is the goal, and cutting-edge 4K technology will be employed to do it. Several sites in Ayodhya, including the Jatayu monument at Kuber Tila, the new Ram temple complex, and Ram ki Paidi next to Saryu ghat, will be included in the live stream. This will offer spectators a thorough viewing experience.
January 22, Auspicious Time For Ceremony
The auspicious date for the Pran-Pratishtha Yoga of Lord Shri Ramlala is Monday, January 22, 2024, on Paush Shukla Kurm Dwadashi, Vikram Samvat 2080. This is a momentous occasion, and the shutdown enables staff members to take part in the festivities taking place around the country. Many states have declared holidays for schools and colleges in addition to government offices in honour of the opening of the Ram temple in Ayodhya.
In addition to government buildings, numerous states have declared holidays in honour of the opening of the Ram temple in Ayodhya.