In view of the increasing cases of Corona, many well-known clubs of Kolkata such as Calcutta Swimming Club, Royal Kolkata Club, Tolly Club have decided to cancel the program to be held on December 31 at the end of the year.
The effect of corona infection has started showing in West Bengal
In view of the increasing cases of corona infection, the entry of common people banned in the Dakshineswar temple on the day of the Kalpataru festival to held on January 1. Similarly, Belur Math, the headquarters of Ramakrishna Mission, will remain on the first 4 days of the new year. Such a decision taken only to avoid the crowd amid Corona circumstances. On the other hand, many well-known clubs of Kolkata such as Calcutta Swimming Club, Royal Kolkata Club, Tolly Club have decided to cancel the program to be held on December 31 at the end of the year. Let us tell you that on Wednesday, the figure of Corona has crossed thousand.
History of Dakshineswar Kali Temple
Belur Math situated on the banks of the Hooghly River in Kolkata. Dakshineswar Kali Temple situated on the other side of the same. History shows that many temples of Lord Shiva built here. Now out of that only 12 temples left. Dakshineswar Temple and Belur Math are very popular among Bengali people spiritually. The construction of this temple started in 1847.
Balur Math will remain closed from January 1 to January 4
In the statement issued by Belur Math’s General Secretary Subiranand Maharaj, it told that the Math will remain closed from January 1 to 4. According to the rules again from January 5, the visitors given the right to enter. It is worth mentioning here that on the occasion of the birth date of Sarada Maa on 26th December, Belur Math opened for the devotees and visitors for the specified time in the day. About 60 thousand people reached Belur Math on this day. It told from Belur Math that from January 5, according to the rules, from 8 to 11 in the morning and from 3 to 5 in the afternoon, devotees able to enter Belur Math.
Why is Dakshineswar famous?
The lotus flower is made of silver to keep the idol of the mother inside the temple. A thousand petals made of this lotus. The idol of Maa Kali made standing on top of Lord Shiva with the scriptures. His face made of black stones. Their hands, tongue, and teeth are overlaid with gold.