Their Forefathers Gave Up Wearing Turbans After Losing Ram Janmabhoomi To Mughal Control; 500 Years Later, This Community In Ayodhya Is Set To Don Its Headgear Again
On 5 August, as the bhoomi pujan ceremony of Shri Ram Mandir in Ayodhya progressed, members of Ayodhya’s Suryavanshi Kshatriya community, who live in villages on both sides of the Saryu river, erupted in tears.
For them, it was a swirling clash of several emotions. The first time, when they saw on television screens PM Modi and Yogi Adityanath offering prayers at Hanuman Garhi mandir; moments later, when they saw the two leaders fighting with their own emotion at the Ram Mandir bhoomi pujan.
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- 6 Aug 2021