Daijiworld Media Network – Atlanta (JD/MS)
Atlanta (USA), Nov 7: The foundation stone was laid by Puttige Sripada seer for a huge Sri Krishna temple on six acres of land bought with the help of devotees at Atlanta, USA.
The devotees have made a vow that the construction of the temple will be completed by the time Puttige Seer completes his Paryaya in Udupi.
As many 700 bricks with Shlokas inscribed on them will be kept in the name of devotees below the sanctum sanctorum of the temple. This will be a memorial of Kotigeetha writing project of Puttige Seer. This is the sixth math out of the 11 maths that are established in America by Puttige Seer. Now it is functioning on a small piece of land.
Herga Vedavyasa Bhat of Udupi conducted the Vedic rituals of foundation stone laying. Chief secretary Prasannacharya explained the details of the project that is led by chief priest of the temple Jayaprasad Ammannaya.
Vidwan Keshava Rao Tadipathri, Balakrishna Bhat, Harish Bhat, Ajay, Murali, Srikant and hundreds of other devotees took part in the programme.