ALLAHABAD: This Mahashivatri if you are unable to go for Bholenath's darshan then too there is no need to worry as you can easily get the prasad at your doorstep through postal services.
Director postal services, Allahabad region Krishna Kumar Yadav said as per an agreement between the Kashi Vishwanath Mandir Trust of Varanasi and Department of Posts, prasad of Kashi Vishwanath Mandir will be made available at the home of devotees through post.
Under this scheme devotees will have to send a money order of Rs 60 to senior superintendent of post offices, Varanasi (East) and in return the devotee will get 'Bhabhuti' of the temple, 'Rudraksh' , a laminated photo of Lord Shiva and Shiva Chalisha as prasad from Kashi Vishwanath Mandir Trust.
Yadav further added that similarly prasad of renowned Shri Mahakaleshwar Jyotirling Mandir, Ujjain can also be ordered by post. A person is required to send a money order of Rs 151 to Prashashak, Shri Mahakaleshwar Mandar Prabandhan Committee and in return prasad including 200 gm of dry fruits, 200 gm sweets, Bhabhuti and a photo of Lord Shri Mahakaleshwar will be sent to the person through Speed Post.
Mr. KK Yadav said the Prasad is delivered in waterproof envelopes to ensure safety and purity during the delivery.