On the eve of Savan, you will have a reason to be happy. If due to any reason you are unable to visit ‘Bholenath’, there’s no need to worry. Dept. of Posts will deliver his ‘Prasad’ at your home.
Mr. Krishna Kumar Yadav, Director Postal Services, Allahabad Region said that Varanasi is called as the City of Lord Shiva, and Kashi Vishvnath Mandir is a prime religious attraction for devotees. As per an agreement between Kashi Vishwanath Mandir Trust and Department of Posts, ‘Prasad’ of Kashi Vishwanath Mandir will be made available at the home through Speed Post. Under this scheme Devotees will have to send a Money Order of Rs. 60/- to Senior Supdt. of Post offices, Varanasi (East) Dn., in return he will get ‘Bhabhuti’ of the Mandir, ‘Rudraksh’, A laminated photo of Lord Shiva and Shiv Chalisha as ‘Prasad’ send by Kashi Vishwanath Mandir Trust.
Director Mr. Krishna Kumar Yadav further added that other than Kashi Vishwanath Mandir, ‘Prasad’ of renowned Shri Mahakaleshwar Jyotirling Mandir, Ujjain can also be ordered by post. To avail this facility a person will have to send a Money order of Rs. 201/- to Prashashak, Shri Mahakaleshwar Mandir Prabandhan Committee and in return ‘Prasad’ will be sent it through Speed Post. It contains 200 gms. of Dry Fruit, 200 gmsLaddu, ‘Bhabhuti’ and a photo of Lord Shri Mahakaleshwar.
Mr. Yadav told that these ‘Prasads’ are send to the customers in water proof envelopes through Speed Post to ensure their safety and purity in transmission. So now receive Prasad of ‘BholeJi’ at your home with his blessings at this Savan.
( Hindustan Times, 14 July 2014)