Ayodhya Deepotsav 2023
Ayodhya Deepotsav created a new world record by lighting 22 lakh 23 thousand earthen lamps at the same time.
This record breaks the record of 19 lakh 25 thousand lamps set last year.
Deepotsav is an annual event organized in Ayodhya on the occasion of Diwali.
During this event, lakhs of lamps are lit on the banks of river Saryu and other places in Ayodhya.
Diwali is a festival of light and prosperity in the Hindu religion.
Ayodhya Deepotsav World Record was organized by the Government of Uttar Pradesh.
Governor Anandiben Patel, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, and other dignitaries were present in this program.
Ayodhya Deepotsav World Record showcased the rich culture and history of Ayodhya to the world.
This program was a proud moment for the people of Ayodhya.
Diwali or Deepotsav is a major festival celebrated in the Hindu religion.
This festival symbolizes light, happiness, prosperity, and good fortune.
Diwali is celebrated with great pomp in many parts of India, but its celebration is especially grand in Ayodhya.
Ayodhya is an important religious site for Hinduism as it is considered to be the birthplace of Lord Rama. On the occasion of Diwali, Ayodhya is decorated with millions of lamps. These lamps are installed on the banks of river Saryu, in temples, and other historical places.
On the eve of Diwali, a grand procession is taken out in Ayodhya. Tableaux of Lord Ram and Sita are included in this procession. After the Shobha Yatra, a huge Deepotsav program was organized on the banks of the river Saryu. Lakhs of lamps are lit in this program, due to which the entire city of Ayodhya becomes illuminated with light.
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