Devotees who couldn’t undertake the Amarnath Yatra this yr can guide digital puja, ‘hawan’ and ‘prasad’ on-line for a personalised expertise, officers mentioned on Saturday.
Puja and ‘hawan’ shall be carried out by clergymen in a devotee’s title and she or he can participate in them on-line. ‘Prasad’ shall be delivered at their doorsteps, they mentioned.
The web companies could be booked via the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) web site, http://www.shriamarnathjishrine.com, or via its cellular utility which could be downloaded from the Google Play Retailer, the officers mentioned.
“Maximising the usage of obtainable expertise and digitisation, the devotees could be let in a digital on-line room via Jio meet utility whereby they’ll have a particular digital pooja and darshan of Lord Shiva,” SASB CEO Nitishwar Kumar mentioned.
As soon as the reserving is completed, the SASB will share the hyperlink, date and time on the devotee’s registered cellular quantity or e-mail id, he mentioned.
The board has made an association with the postal division for dispatching ‘prasad’ inside 48 hours, he added.
Devotees must pay Rs 1,100 for digital puja, Rs 1,100 for ‘prasad’ reserving (with 5 gm silver coin of Shri Amarnathji), Rs 2,100 for ‘prasad’ reserving (with 10 gm silver coin) and Rs 5,100 for the particular ‘hawan’ or a mixture of any of the above.
The digital puja or ‘hawan’ could be carried out by the ‘pujaris’ on the cave shrine by saying the title and ‘gotra’ of the devotee together with chants of mantras and shlokas, the officers mentioned.