New Delhi / Mumbai. Once again in Maharashtra, a ruckus has started regarding the program of Baba Dhirendra Shastri of Bageshwar Dham. Yes, now Maharashtra Congress State President Nana Patole has written a letter to Chief Minister Eknath Shinde and Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, asking not to allow any program of Bageshwar Maharaj Dhirendra Shastri in Maharashtra. Is.
Maharashtra Congress Pres Nana Patole wrote a letter to CM Eknath Shinde asking him not to allow Bageshwar Dham chief Dhirendra Shastri’s program in Mumbai on March 18-19. He wrote “Maharashtra is a progressive state & a person who spreads superstition has no place in the state.
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It should be known that earlier in Maharashtra a program of Dhirendra Shastri has been held in Nagpur. In this regard, Congress leader Nana Patole wrote in his letter that Maharashtra is a very progressive state and there is no place in this state for those who spread blind faith.
Along with this, he also argued in the letter that, by insulting Jagatguru Sant Tukaram Maharaj, the storyteller Dhirendra Shastri has insulted the Varkari community. In such a situation, allowing the program of someone who insults Saint Tukaram in the state would directly mean promoting superstition. That’s why permission should not be given to conduct any program of Bageshwar narrator Dhirendra Shastri in the state.
Dhirendra Shastri’s program in Mumbai on March 18-19
Please inform that Bageshwar Dhirendra Shastri’s program is scheduled on March 18 and March 19 in the Mira Road area adjacent to the state capital Mumbai, in such a situation, Nana Patole has written a letter to the Shinde government demanding that Dhirendra Shastri’s program be postponed. Do not get permission here.
Why is there so much resentment against Dhirendra Shastri in Maharashtra?
In fact, recently, during the story-telling, Dhirendra Shastri had made a big remark about Tukaram, a well-known saint of Maharashtra, which went viral on social media as well. Tell that, Dhirendra Shastri had said that his wife used to beat Saint Tukaram everyday.
What was it then, there was a huge uproar in Maharashtra on this statement of Dhirendra Shastri. On the other hand, this statement of Dhirendra Shastri hurt the sentiments of the people of Varkari community. However, when the ruckus increased, Dhirendra Shastri apologized to the Varkari community with folded hands and also took back his words.