Ujjain: After the lockdown in the world famous Mahakaleshwar temple of Ujjain, the palace of the temple was opened for the common devotees on 28 June 2021. According to reports, in these 3 months and 17 days, devotees from across the country have donated more than Rs 23 crore to the treasury of Baba Mahakal. Income is said to have come from various channels and as a result foreign exchange has also come in. It is said that the Mahakal temple had received online donations from foreign countries as well. You must be aware that devotees from all over the world reach the Mahakaleshwar temple for darshan. This time the entry of devotees in the temple was closed for a few months of 2021 due to corona infection. However, when the infection started to subside, the temple management committee took the decision and on June 28, Baba Mahakal’s court was reopened to the general public. visitor. After this, Bhasma Aarti started for the common devotees from 11 September 2021. Devotees have also freely donated after entering the temple and participating in Bhasma Aarti.
According to the information received, during a total of 110 days from 28 June 2021 to 15 October 2021, the amount received from laddu prasad, early darshan tickets, various gift boxes kept in the temple premises, Abhishek, Bhasma, Aarti booking and other miscellaneous About 23 crore 3 lakh 54 thousand 538 rupees have been earned through income, flag and makeup.
From what sources did Baba’s treasury get income?
1- Laddu Prasad – Rs. 8 crore 20 lakh 54 thousand 750
2- Early Darshan Ticket – Rs. 7.53 crore 25 thousand 250,
3- Income from gift box – Rs. 5 crore 66 lakh 12 thousand 384,
4- Amount received from Abhishek and gift – Rs. 92 lakh 130
5- Income from booking Bhasma Aarti – Rs. 34 lakh 70 thousand 180,
6- Other miscellaneous income – Rs. 28 lakh 77 thousand 28
7- Food Sector Gift Income – Rs. 5 lakh 87 thousand 116
8- Income from Flag and Booking – Rs. 2 lakh 27 thousand 700
The total income is 23,03,54,538 (Rs 23.3 crore 54 thousand 538).
Let us tell you that 1000 thousand devotees are getting permission in a day in Bhasma Aarti here. 100/- to the devotee with online permission and Rs.200/- to the devotee with offline permission.