CM Bhupesh Baghel addressed the audience at the ‘National Ramayana Festival’

National Ramayana Festival

Raipur (| Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel addressed the audience at the ‘National Ramayana Festival’ “Lord Shri Ram belongs to everyone, including Nishadraj and Shabri” – CM Mr.Bhupesh Baghel He highlighted the dual form of Lord Shri Ram, who is both ‘Nirakara’ and ‘Sakara’, and emphasized that believers connect with him in both these forms Referring to the rich cultural heritage of Chhattisgarh, Chief Minister Mr.Baghel spoke about the state’s deep connection with Lord Shri Ram

He mentioned that Chhattisgarh is the land of Kaushalya Mata, Lord Shri Ram was expected to be crowned but instead embarked on his exile. During his time in the state, Lord Shri Ram met with Nishadraj, Shabri, and various sages, symbolizing the diverse experiences he had during his journey

Chief Minister Mr.Baghel emphasized that despite facing numerous challenges, Lord Shri Ram never compromised his dignity. He spent a significant period of his exile, ten years, in Chhattisgarh, forging a deep connection with the state.

The Chief Minister further expressed that the people of Chhattisgarh have a special relationship with both the Vanavasi (exile) Ram and the Kaushalya’s Ram, considering him nephew and revering him accordingly. Highlighting the diverse facets of Lord Ram’s character, Chief Minister Baghel emphasized that Chhattisgarh’s relationship with Lord Shri Ram extends beyond just the exile period. It encompasses the connection with Shabri’s Ram and Kaushalya’s Ram, showcasing the multifaceted nature of his connection.