K Chandrasekhar Rao begins yagam, says it’ll cost Rs 7 crore

DECCAN CHRONICLE | C.R. GOWRI SHANKER
Published Dec 24, 2015, 7:54 am IST
Updated Jan 10, 2016, 8:38 am IST
CM said that the Yagam was personal and being conducted to appease Goddess Chandi.
K Chandrasekhar Rao performing the Ayutha Maha Chandi Yagam
 K Chandrasekhar Rao performing the Ayutha Maha Chandi Yagam

Hyderabad: Thousands of people from city and other parts of Telangana participated in the first day of the five-day Ayutha Maha Chandi Yagam conducted by Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao at his Erravalli farm in Jadevpur mandal of Medak on Wednesday.

The Chief Minister said that the Yagam was personal and being conducted to appease Goddess Chandi following formation of the new state of Telangana and for peace and prosperity of the people of the state besides world peace.

 

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He said that the total cost of the yagam could be between Rs 6 crore and Rs 7 crore including donations from friends and well-wishers.

The main yagashala, where 1,500 priests conducted the yagam under the guidance of Sringeri Peetham from 8.30 am onwards in the presence of the Chief Minister, his wife Shobha, family members and other dignitaries, was packed since early morning.

Location: Telangana




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