Namchi, 27 May [IPR]:A coordination meeting of the Vajra Guru Puja Committee of Namchi was held at SerdupCholing Monastery today.
The meeting, chaired by SerdupDunzingRimpoche, was also attended by former Sangha MLA, PhitookTshering Lama, DorjeeLoben from NgadakGumpa, members of the SamdruptseManagment Committee, executive members of the Puja Committee and local residents.
The meeting was held to discuss the committee’s plans to organize the12th edition of VajraThongdrub Recitation Puja. These prayers have been held annually since 2007.
The committee unanimously agreed to conduct the puja in grand fashion as the event this year marks the completion of one cycle of the Vazra Guru Thongdrub recitation which,according to the committee,is a landmark achievement.
The event will also be planned as a tribute to Chief Minister PawanChamling who sanctioned theconstruction of the statue, they informed.
“All the participants this year will receive the accumulated merit of all the previous pujas along with the present one,” the organizers believe.
Various decisions regarding preparation of the puja along with distribution of assignments to various individuals and organizations were finalized today.
During the meeting, the organizing committee expressed gratitude towards former District Collector, Raj Yadav, for his support towards the further development of infrastructure at Sandruptse.
The committee has decided to hold the puja this year from 04 to 19 October.