Bengaluru, July 26
Donations for constructing the Ram temple at Ayodhya could be accepted from all communities, and never from Hindus solely, a member of the Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust mandated by the Central Government to supervise its development mentioned on Sunday.
Vishwaprasanna Teertha Swami, head of Udupi-based Pejawar Mutt in Karnataka, who attended a latest digital assembly of the belief, mentioned it was urged a sum of Rs ten per head be collected and Rs 100 from family as a part of the useful resource mobilisation efforts.
“It’s just a suggestion, it’s not like tax. It’s kind of a road-map for people who are desirous of participating in the construction of the Mandir,” the seer advised PTI.
“We will accept donations from whoever has devotion towards and faith in Lord Ram,” he mentioned when requested if contributions could be accepted from all communities and never restricted to Hindus solely.
“Whoever has devotion and respect towards and faith in Lord Ram… there is nothing like they should be from this community… or they should not be from this community…that’s left for them,” the Pejawar Swamiji mentioned.
He additionally mentioned Rs 10 per head and Rs 100 per family was a urged contribution, including, the belief would settle for any quantity — it may very well be Re one or Rs 1 crore.
The belief proposed to boost extra monetary necessities from company social accountability funds of firms, he added.
According to him, the temple development, the ground- breaking ceremony for which is slated for subsequent week, would value an estimated Rs 300 crore, and one other sum of round Rs 1,000 crore could be required for growth of surrounding areas for temple-related actions.
An intensive month-long funds mobilisation marketing campaign could be held from round November 25, the pontiff added. PTI