Varanasi. The idol of Mother Annapurna, which was stolen from the Ganga Ghat of Kashi a hundred years ago, is once again coming to Kashi. The efforts of PM Narendra Modi paid off and India has got this statue back from Canada. Now leaving Delhi on Thursday, passing through many temples of 18 districts of UP, mother Annapurna will reach Kashi on November 14 amidst bhajan kirtan. On November 15, on the occasion of Devotthan Ekadashi, the statue will be installed in the presence of CM Yogi Adityanath. That too in the court of Baba Vishwanath, about whom there is a religious belief that in order to fill the stomach of the whole world including Kashi, Baba had asked for alms from mother Annapurna.
Vishwanath Temple In the new premises of Vishwanath Dham that is under construction, the statue will be established by consecrating the life of the statue with complete legislation. So that thousands of devotees who come to Kashi every day from the country and the world can see them. The special thing is that in every district, MLAs and ministers of the UP government will welcome the statue. Let us tell you which are the 18 districts and temples of UP, through which Annapurna will pass.
Mother Annapurna’s journey till Kashi will be like this
11 November- Mohan Mandir, Ghaziabad, Dadri Nagar Shiv Mandir, Gautam Buddha Nagar, Durga Shakti Peeth Khurja, Bulandshahr, Ramlila Maidan, Aligarh, Hanuman Chowki, Hathras and Soron, Kasganj
12 November- Janta Durga Mandir, Etah, Lakhora, Mainpuri, Maa Annapurna Temple Tirwa, Kannauj, Patkapur Temple Kanpur
13 November- Jhandeswar Temple, Unnao, South Face Hanuman Mandir, Lucknow, Bhitaria Bypass, Barabanki, Hanuman Garhi, Ayodhya
14 November- Durga Mandir Town KNIT, Meenakshi Temple Pratapgarh, Daulatia Mandir Jaunpur, Babatpur Square and Shivpur Chowk, Varanasi.