May 20, 2015: Wishing for peace, happiness, prosperity and betterment of the entire country and people at a time when the devastating earthquake has pushed the country into an adverse situation, the Nepalese Army conducted ‘kshyama pooja’ or atonement worship with special rituals today.
The pooja with established rituals at the Ripumardani Bhagawati Temple based in the NA Headquarters, Bhadrakali Plaza was performed by Chief of Army Staff Gaurav Shamser JB Rana. Simultaneously, the pooja was performed in all NA bodies (brigades, battalions and companies) across the country this morning.
Nepalese Amry on the occasion said that the prayers were held, wishing for eternal peace to those losing lives to the calamity, speedy recovery of those left injured and restoration of peace and prosperity in the country.
Likewise, on the occasion with the participation of NA priests and priests of other security bodies and general priests special hawan and pooja were also performed. NA Spokesperson Jagadish Chandra Pokhrel said that they have planned to distribute Prasad to the common people from Tundikhel based army pavilion in the afternoon.