Visit to Sonepur (Western Odisha)
Dr. Chandra Bhanu Satpathy visited Sonepur on 21st March,22. Shri Charudatta Mishra, Smt. Deepali and their family members and hundreds of devotees from different corners of Western Odisha welcomed him. He interacted with the devotees in the assembly hall. Guests from more than twenty-five places of Odisha & Chhattisgarh recited Shri Guru Bhagwat written by Dr. Satpathyji in Odia & Hindi.
The next morning, accompanied by a colorful procession, Shri Guru Bhagwat Pothi Parikrama and Shree Sai Paduka Shobha Yatra took place. Dr. Satpathy installed the Paduka under a neem tree. It was followed by Bhajan Samaroh by singers like Lalji Sharma, Lipika, Kedar, Jogamaya & Abani, Prabeena and Arjun. Devotees were seen dancing aesthetically to the tunes of Guru Bhagawat. Dr. Satpathy appreciated the efforts in translating Guru Bhagwat in the Koshali language. He encouraged setting up Bhagawat Tungi in villages and children’s participation to build strong ethical values in them.