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Tamil Nadu DMK Government Appoints Priests in Temples of All Castes
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Tamil Nadu DMK Government Appoints Priests in Temples of All Castes

CM MK Stalin gave over arrangement orders of the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department to 75 individuals, stamping arrangements to 208 situations under different classes. 

Carrying out its electing guarantee of selecting wannabes having a place with all stations as sanctuary ministers, the DMK government on Saturday delegated upwards of 24 prepared ‘archakas’ of different networks as clerics in altars. 

Boss Minister M K Stalin gave over the arrangement orders of the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department to 75 people here, stamping arrangements to 208 situations under different classifications. 

The arrangements incorporate 24 hopefuls who had officially finished preparing in a state-run community to become clerics in Hindu sanctuaries and 34 other people who finished ‘archaka’ preparing in other ‘patashalas.’ 

The public authority said that the 208 nominees incorporated “Bhattacharyas,” “Odhuvars”, Poojaris and specialized and office collaborators who were selected after fair treatment. 

While Bhattacharyas are Vaishanaite clerics, Odhuvars are prepared in Tamil Shaivite custom to present and sing reverential psalms made by Shaivite holy people remembering Appar and Manickavasagar for the commendation of Lord Shiva. 

While August 14 denotes the 100th day of the DMK government accepting force in Tamil Nadu, the party had guaranteed in the approached the April 6 Assembly surveys that it would name people having a place with all stations, who have finished preparing as clerics in sanctuaries. Stalin took over as Chief Minister on May 7. 

Citing reformist pioneer Thanthai Periyar E V Ramasamy, the public authority in an authority discharge here, said he battled for equivalent rights in love for every one of the individuals who have faith in God. 

Emulating his example, the past DMK government (2006-11) helmed by late Chief Minister M Karunanidhi had given a Government Order making ready for the arrangement of people having a place with all Hindu stations as clerics in sanctuaries, the public authority said. 

Proceeding with the drive, the public authority has delegated people having a place with all ranks who have finished preparing for the conceived consecrated job in sanctuaries. 

The occasion to provide away the arrangement orders was held at a sanctuary possessed marriage corridor here. 

Pontiff Kundrakudi Ponnambala Adigalar, otherworldly pioneer Shantalinga Marudhachala Adigalar, Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Minister P K Sekar Babu, Health Minister Ma Subramanian, Municipal Administration Minister K N Nehru, top HR and CE and government authorities took an interest. 

While most sanctuaries have Brahmin clerics, there are also many places of worship where individuals with a few different positions administer as archakas. 

The AIADMK government had several non-Brahmin ministers in sanctuaries who had finished preparing. 

Hindu outfits and BJP pioneers had effectively invited the drive to name competitors having a place with all Hindu people groups as ministers. 

Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Saturday gave over requests to 208 people, including 24 prepared archakas of all positions, for arrangement at sanctuaries being overseen by the Department of Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments. 

Clerics have been selected to sanctuaries, including at the Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam, the Oppiliappan Temple, the Meenakshi Sundareshwarar Temple, Madurai, and the Vayalur Murugan Temple. The public authority additionally filled 20 posts for ‘odhuvar’, 17 for ‘poosari’, one for mahout, two for wreath stringers and one for umbrella transporter.

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