Bikarnakatte Mangalore October 22: Coastal town Mangalore offered a warm welcome for RSS Pracharak Sitaram Kedilaya lead Bharat Parikrama Yatra on its 75th day at Bikarnakatte, Mangalore.

RSS leaders Kalladka Prabhakar Bhat, VHP Chief MB Puranik, RSS Vibhag Sanghachalak Dr P Vaman Shenoy and others walks along Sitaram Kedilaya at Mangalore October 22, 2012

After performing Gopooja at dawn, Kedilaya headed his journey to the coastal town Mangalore from Kuttarupadau Village’s Balasamrakshana Kendra premises where he stayed last night. He received welcome for his Bharat Parikrama Yatra at NH-17 at Thokkottu junction.

As Yatra entered City outskirts at Bhgawan Mhavir Jain Circle, earlier called Pumpwell, RSS top functionaries, Sangh Parivar leaders, well wishers gathered in massive number to receive the Yatra.

Crossing Nethravati River, Bharat Parikrama Yatra reached Mangalore October 22, 2012

Dr Kalladka Prabhakar Bhat, Kshethreeya Sampark Pramukh, Gopal Chetttiyar Kshethreeya Seva Pramukh, Dr P Vaman Shenoy, Vibhag Sanghachalak, Prof MB Puranik, VHP Chief, PS Prakash, Vibhag Karyavah of RSS, Janardhan Uppala , Mangalore Rural Karyavah, Bhaojaraj Mangalore City Karyavah and several other localffice bearers of  Sangh and Parivar including Rashtra Sevika Samiti were present during Bharat Parikrama Yatra.

Sitaram Kedilaya planted Jack friut tree at Bikarnakatte October 22-2012

Later, Kedilaya reached Bikarnakatte, an semi-urban village, visited 2 local temples and offered prayer. He also planted a Jack-fruit tree as his routine during Bharat Parikrama Yatra. The Yatra was received by traditional folk style with floral offerings.

Launched on August 9 at Kanyakumari, Bharath Parikrama Yatrais aimed to uplift the rural Indian Life. The Yatra has a scheduled duration of 5 years, covering 15000km, reaching almost all districts of India. Sitaram Kedilaya, held the position of Akhil Bharatiya Seva Pramukh last year. Hailing from Salmara village of Puttur of Karnataka, Sitaram Kedilaya has rendered his service as an RSS Pracharak since 1970.

Sitaram Kedilaya addressed at Press Conference, shared his experiences on Bharat Parikrama Yatra. He briefed the intentions and aim of the Yatra and called Stop politicisation of any issues, to stop commercialization  stop materialization and to start Spiritualism.  He stressed the need of preserving Rural values to conserve the integrity of the society of a population in an given area.

RSS Pracharak Sitaram Kedilaya addressing Press Conference at Bikarnakatte Mangalore October 22-2012

On Tuesday the Yatra will reach Baikampady, a coastal village in Mangalore.

BHARAT PARIKRAMA YATRA: Date and Villages

October 21: Kuttar Padavu

October 22: Bikarnakatte Mangalore City

October 23: Baikampady

October 24: Tadambail near Surathkal

October 25: Sasihitlu

October 26: Haleyangadi

October 27:  Hejamaadi

October 28: Ucchila

October 29: Paangala

October 30: Madhva Nagara

October 31: Uppooru

November 1: Matapady

November 2: Kodikanyana

November 3: Thekkatte

November 4: Vadera Hobli

November 5: Hemmaady

November 6: Gangolly

November 7: Naavunda

November 8: Uppunda

November 9: Shirooru

November 10: North Karnataka