Vrindavan, 2017.10.23 (VT): A national-level religious parliament in Udupi, Karnataka, will be attended by a number of sants and mahants from Braj. A preliminiary meeting was held in Radhika Vihar under the chairmanship of Mahant Phooldol Bihari Dasji Maharaj to encourage participation in the event.
Holy men from around the country have been invited to attend the religious parliament, which is to be held from November 24-26, 2017. The event is being organised by the Vishwa Hindu Parishat (VHP).
The parliament will invite the sants to discuss various issues related to religion, such as cow protection, untouchability and conversion of Hindus to other religions. The Ram Janmabhoomi issue is also on the table for discussion. Prominent members of the VHP like Mohan Bhagwat will also attend the event.
Udupi is the main seat of Jagadguru Shri Madhwacharya’s Dwaita sect, and a Vaishnava stronghold for centuries. It is also home to the beautiful ancient deity of Udupi Sri Krishna. The nearby Udupi Ananteshwara Temple of Lord Shiva is over 1,000 years old.
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