TN-PREZ-TEMPLE - Prez offers prayers to deity taken out of water once in 40 yrs
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
Kancheepuram (TN), Jul 12 (PTI) President Ram Nath Kovind Friday offered prayers to Lord Athivararadar, a deity taken out from under the water once in 40 years, here.
The President and his family were accorded temple honours when they reached here by helicopter, following his arrival in Chennai earlier.
Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit accompanied Kovind.
A detailed security ring was thrown around the town coinciding with the President's visit.
A grand occasion for believers, L ...