The revered occasion will be graced by the presence of several well-known figures from the cricket community.
The much-anticipated Ram Mandir Pran Pratishtha Ceremony is scheduled for January 22 in Ayodhya. The entire country is anticipating the holy occasion, which will be graced by a number of the country’s most notable figures, with great anticipation. Remarkably, a number of cricketers, including the great batsman Sachin Tendulkar, have also been invited to the function. Former World Cup winners Kapil Dev and MS Dhoni are also expected to be present.
Along with several of their teammates, current India cricket players Rohit Sharma, the captain, and star batsman Virat Kohli have also got invitations. Notably, following India’s second Twenty20 International match against Afghanistan in Indore, Kohli made a special trip to Mumbai to accept the invitation at his home there with Bollywood actress wife Anushka Sharma.
On Saturday, January 20, current skipper Harmanpreet Kaur became the most recent addition to the list of invitees. Former captain of the India women’s cricket team Mithali Raj is also expected to attend the occasion.
It is noteworthy that MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Ravichandran Ashwin, Harmanpreet Kaur, and Sachin Tendulkar were the next to receive the invitation. Based on sources, it appears that Virat Kohli has been granted permission by the BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) to attend the holy event.
To get ready for the Test series against England that will start on January 25 at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, the Indian cricket squad convened in Hyderabad. According to reports, on Sunday, January 21, Kohli will participate in a practise session. On January 22, he will go to Ayodhya to attend the Pran Pratishtha event held at Ram Mandir.
As the country gets ready for Ram Lalla’s (Child Lord Ram) return, Honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also be present at the historic occasion.
Complete list of cricket players invited to the dedication of Ram Mandir
Dhoni MS, Kohli Virat
Rahul Dravid and Kapil Dev
Gautam Gambhir and Harmanpreet Kaur