BJP ally and Lok Janshakti Party president Chirag Paswan mentioned on Sunday that it’s his “good fortune” that Ram temple goes to be constructed in Ayodhya in his lifetime.
Mr Paswan additionally described himself as a “descendant” of Shabri who, he claimed, belonged to a disadvantaged part of society.
“As a descendant of mother Shabri, who hailed from a deprived section, was a disciple of saint Matang and was an ardent devotee of Shri Ram, it is my good fortune that the temple is being constructed again in my lifetime,” he mentioned in a tweet.
According to the Ramayana, Shabri had supplied berries already tasted by her to Lord Ram throughout his keep within the forest and he accepted her choices with affection.
Mr Paswan mentioned Lord Rama had no prejudice towards her and with the temple being constructed, these values must be embraced to construct a society the place there is no such thing as a discrimination.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the inspiration stone of the temple at a ceremony in Ayodhya on August 5