CM inaugurates Shaiva Kala Sangam exhibition in Ujjain

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 Jan 2018 10:43:18

Staff Reporter,

CHIEF Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday inaugurated exhibition on Lord Shiva and replica of twelve Jyotirlingas near Saint Das Udasin Ashram in Ujjain. Dr Mohan Bhagwat, Swami Balyogi Umesh Nathji Maharaj, Chairman of Simhastha Central Committee Makhan Singh, Energy Minister Paras Jain, Mayor Meena Jonwal, MLA Dr Mohan Yadav and other public representatives were present.Chief Minister Chouhan appreciated replica during the visit of unique exhibition based on twelve Jyotirlingas. He said that the exhibition has fascinating and narrative description of Shaiva Darshan, Shaiva traditions and various forms of Lord Shiva.

'Shaiva Kala Sangam' exhibition based on Lord Shiva, has a detailed description of eternal forms of Lord Shiva. Detailed descriptions of different Shaiv Sampraday prevailing in ancient India, were displayed in the exhibition. Lord Shiva has promoted yoga and meditation. On the basis of this, Shaiv, Pashupat, Nath and Lingayat sects of India have been displayed in the exhibition. Many aspects of nature which are related with Lord Shiva were presented in the exhibition. The description of Aadidev Shankar has been associated with caves, mountains, rivers, animals, astronomy, forests, cremation grounds and flower-leaves.

Portraits of the twelve Jyotirlingas and ancient beliefs on them have been attractively displayed in the exhibition. They include south-faced Jyotirlinga Mahakaleshwar, situated in the Prabhas region of Saurashtra Gujarat Somnath, placed on Shrishail mountain on the banks of Krishna river in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh Mallikarjuna, situated on Mandhata mountain near Narmada river in Khandwa district of Nimad region Shree Omkareshwar, situated in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand Shri Kedarnath, situated on Sahyadri mount on the banks of Bheema river in east of Mumbai and north of Pune Bhimashankar, situated in Kashi of Uttar Pradesh Shri Vishwanath, situated near bank of river Godavari near Brahmagiri of Nasik district of Maharashtra Shri Trimbakeshwar, located near Parli village of Parbhani of Maharashtra Shri Baidyanath Jyotirlinga, situated in Hingoli district of Maharashtra Shri Nageshwar, situated in Ramnad district of Tamilnadu Shri Rameshwaram and Shri Ghushmeshwar Jyotirlingas. Stalls of Shiv idols made of ancient coins and coconuts and artwork on rice seed have been arranged there.

Programmes in Shaiv Mahotsav on January 6 and 7: Different sessions will be held between 9.30 am and 11 am in four stages on January 6. The second session will be held between 11.15 am and 1 pm. After lunch between 1 pm to 2.30 pm, third session will begin between 3 pm and 4.30 pm. The fourth session will be organised between 4.45 pm and 6.30 pm. The parallel sessions will be held at all four places Saint Das Udasin Ashram, Jhalriya Math outer auditorium, Jhalriya Math inner auditorium and Shri Mahakaleshwar temple Pravchan Hall. On the third and last day of the Mahotsav on January 7, feedback programme will be held at Swami Saint Das Udasin Ashram Narsimhaghat between 9 am to 10 am. Valedictory programme will begin at 10.30 am.

Observe “Shivoham-Shivoham” Chitramala: Shah and CM Chouhan observed ‘Shivoham –Shivoham’ Chitramala of Baba Satyanarayan Mourya. Pictures of Lord Shiva made by Mourya in of various forms have been displayed in the Chitramala in an attractive manner. guests praised Chitramala.