Mangaluru, Dec 27, 2019: Dr D Veerendra Heggade, Dharmadhikari of Dharmasthala has said that Ayodhya, the birth place of Lord Shree Ram should develop as a centre of religious activities and also as a place of international recognition.
He was speaking after inaugurating the Bhaitak of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad Central Board and International Executive Committee at Sanghaniketan here on December 27, Friday.
Continuing, Dr Heggade said Hindu institutions should give priority to service. Along with education and health due priority should also be given to ensure our culture and tradition is protected, he added.
Sri Vishwa Prasanna Theertha Swamiji, junior Swamiji of Pejawar Mutt blessed the occasion. VHP International President Vishnu Sadashiv highlighted the issues to be discussed in the Bhaitak.
VHP Working President Alok Kumar, VHP International Working President Ashok Kumar Chowdhuri, Vice Presidents Jeeveshwar Mishra, Beena Bhat, Om Prakash Shinde, Trustee Ramesh Modi, VHP South Karnataka unit working president MB Puranik and several leaders were present.