Vastavam web: Yogi Adityanath, the chief minister of Uttarapradesh again became a priest Dasara Navarathris. Yogi was the chief priest of Ghorakh pur mutt in olden days and later he became the CM. But he did not forget his olden days and even following the traditions and customs. Yogi Adityanath, the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, will be now be seen in the role of the mahant (head priest) of Gorakhpur’s Gorakhnath temple for five days, media reports said. Adityanath, who reached Gorakhpur on Tuesday, will stay at the temple for five days during which he will perform special pujas daily till the ninth day of Navratri festival.
Continuting the tradition, the chief minister will also take out ‘shobha yatra‘ from the temple in Gorakhpur on Dussehra. After covering busy areas of the city, the procession will end at Ramleela Temple. Adityanath will conduct ‘shastra pujan‘ (worship of weapons), on the eight day of Navratri, and then will perform ‘havan‘ on the ninth day, he will also hold a feast for children in the temple, the report added.