A grand “Matra Pitra Poojan” was held at R. S Pura, Jammu by Akhil Bhartiya Dharam Prachar Sewa Samiti, Jammu Kashmir on concluding day of Shrimad Bhagwat Katha and hawan Yagya under the Presidentship of Sant Shri Umeshanand ji Maharaj
According to press release, Swami Umeshanand speaking on the occasion emphasized that the pillars of Sanatan Sanskriti i.e. Ganga, Geeta, Gau, Gayatri and Gurushishya Parampara are being ignored in present scenario where people are busy in fulfilling their needs and greeds only.
Speaking on the occasion Sh. Bhupinder Shastri Ji expressed his views and said that this is the country of cultural values and evils of western countries shall be culminated through the practices like “Parents worship day”.
National Organizer of the Akhil Bhartiya Dharam Prachar Sewa Samiti, Jammu Kashmir Sunil Sharma expressed that such events helps creating a sense of responsibility amongst children towards their parents. She said that 14th February called valentine day being celebrated by some followers of western culture started 15 to 20 years back in India but now is being celebrated throughout the week and followed by young generation blindly leading them to nowhere. Such practices shall not be promoted in our country.
Mr. Parshotam Sharma, Secretary of the Samiti thanks to the people of Jammu for their whole hearted co-operation in making the Matra Pitra Poojan a grand success.