27.6 C
Jamaica
Sunday, June 13, 2021

Prayagraj: Khadau the brand new style and well being fad amongst kalpwasis | Allahabad Information

PRAYAGRAJ: Sporting ‘khadau’ (wood slipper) appears to be the most recent fad amongst devotees and kalpwasis tenting on the Magh Mela campus as a lot of them have taken a robust liking for it and take into account it to be useful of their pursuit of spiritualism and ‘bhakti’ marg.
Until now, largely saints and seers have been seen carrying ‘khadau’ however the pilgrims and devotees, notably kalpwasis, carrying them vouch for his or her quite a few benefits and medicinal values too, and the variety of such folks has been growing sharply.
Most kalpwasis within the 45-50 12 months age group and affected by illnesses like blood strain, diabetes, are inclining in the direction of wood footwear.
Khadau is made out of the wooden of varied bushes, particularly Vijaysar, Dhak and Sheesham.
Saints and seers tenting within the Mela, nonetheless, share that khadau made out of Vijaysar wooden are thought of one of the best for curing illnesses, notably diabetes.
Pithadhishwar Swami Brahmashram Maharaj, who can be nationwide president of Akhil Bharatiya Dandi Sanyasi Parishad, instructed TOI, “Most kalpwasis choose to put on khadau, that are nation’s oldest footwear. In earlier occasions, not very way back, most individuals wore khadaus solely since carrying leather-based was not thought of auspicious.”
“Khadau are additionally positioned in lots of temples to suggest the deities. Even in Ramayana, Lord Ram’s youthful brother Bharat by no means sat on the throne himself. He went to name again Lord Ram from exile, however on refusal introduced his khadau and positioned them on the throne,” the Swami added.
Saints, seers and monks have been carrying khadau since ages. It is usually mentioned that they assist to subdue the eager for sensual pleasures and assist in religious progress, added a seer on the Mela floor.
Most akharas, ashrams and maths have their skilled kasthkars (carpenters) who make khadau for seers and saints.
Now, khadau worn by sadhus, saints, monks, gurus are even fabricated from wooden, silver, copper and brass.
“The development of carrying khadau has been growing amongst devotees due to its medicinal values. It’s mentioned that acupressure remedy additionally works on carrying khadau,” mentioned Kumar, a kalpwasi tenting in Magh Mela.

Latest news

The Complete Information to Vegan Butter 

Coconut oil is just not butter, and because of the plethora of vegan butter choices, we not should fake it's. Gone are the times...

G-7 leaders agree on vaccines, China and taxing firms | Information

CARBIS BAY, England (AP) — Leaders of the Group of Seven rich nations staked their declare Sunday to main the world out of the...

2021 WNT Summer time Sequence: USA vs. Jamaica

Coming off a 1-0 win over Portugal to begin the 2021 WNT Summer time Sequence, introduced by AT&T 5G, the U.S. Girls’s Nationwide Workforce...

Three Extra Wildcats Earn Second Crew All-America Honors

EUGENE, Ore. – Senior Ashley Petr within the girls's discus, together with senior heptathletes Ariel Okorie and Lauren Taubert, all capped their Kansas State...

Related news

The Complete Information to Vegan Butter 

Coconut oil is just not butter, and because of the plethora of vegan butter choices, we not should fake it's. Gone are the times...

G-7 leaders agree on vaccines, China and taxing firms | Information

CARBIS BAY, England (AP) — Leaders of the Group of Seven rich nations staked their declare Sunday to main the world out of the...

2021 WNT Summer time Sequence: USA vs. Jamaica

Coming off a 1-0 win over Portugal to begin the 2021 WNT Summer time Sequence, introduced by AT&T 5G, the U.S. Girls’s Nationwide Workforce...

Three Extra Wildcats Earn Second Crew All-America Honors

EUGENE, Ore. – Senior Ashley Petr within the girls's discus, together with senior heptathletes Ariel Okorie and Lauren Taubert, all capped their Kansas State...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here