Bhoomi Pujan

"If the old Parliament House gave direction to post-independence India, the new building would become a witness to the creation of 'Atmanirbhar Bharat'. If work is done to fulfill the needs of the country in the old Parliament House, then the aspirations of 21st century India will be fulfilled in the new building," PM Modi said.

"Doordarshan’s live coverage of bhoomi pujan was carried by nearly 200 TV channels during the main events between 10:45 AM and 2 PM on Wednesday," Prasar Bharti CEO said.

Lord Ram is a symbol of national unity. It no doubt binds the Hindu emotionally and culturally but we as Indians have always stood for tolerance and natural unity with a strong those of humanitarianism and belief in equality and freedom.

New Delhi: On the day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for Ram Temple in Ayodhya, New...

"On the auspicious occasion of Bhoomi-pujan, Vice President Shri M Venkaiah Naidu and his wife Smt Usha Naidu and their personal staff recited Ramayana at the Vice President's residence. #RamMandir," read a tweet from VP office.

President of Ram Mandir Trust Mahant Nitya Gopal Das, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Governor Anandiben Patel and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh Chief Mohan Bhagwat were also present with him.

PM Modi performed Bhoomi Pujan at 'Shree Ram Janmabhoomi Mandir' in Ayodhya today. Before the Bhoomi Pujan, he performed 'pooja' at Hanumangarhi and Shri Ramlala Virajman.

The 'Queen' actor, who is all set to make a film on the temple's 600-year-old journey in a recent interview noted that today's iconic moment will also be a huge episode in her directorial project.

Nadda said that with this PM Modi has completed the oath taken by BJP of getting the Ram Temple constructed a the site.

Rupani said that this is historic moment for all devotees of God Ram. After five hundred years of penance and faith this is going to be realized today with Bhumipujan of the magnificent temple of Ramlalla.