Rath Yatra and Path mahotsav has been organised by Sree Badrinarayan rathyatra and Path mahotsav Samiti on May 6 and 7 at Shri Padrinarayan Mandir.
Rathyatra of Bhagwan Badrinarayan will commence on May 6 at 5pm from Mandir premises. The idols of Badrinath will be placed on a decorated palanquin and will begin with a pujan performed by Mahamandleshwar Shree Madhavdas Maharaj.
On May 7 that is on the occasion of Akshay Tritya the kapart of the temple will be opened at 6:05 am. The door opening ceremony of the temple will be graced by chief priest Pandit Umesh Tiwari, Jawaharlal Gupta, Mayor Nanda Jhichkar, Deputy Mayor Deepraj Pardikar, Ad. Sanjay Balpande and other.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari will be performed the pujan whereas flag hoisting will be performed by Managing trustee of Shree Poddareshwar Ram Mandir, Ramkrishna Poddar.
Distribution of mahaprasad will start from 11 am. Along with Commissioner of Police Dr Bhushan Kumar Upadhyay, Narayan Ingle, former MP Ajay Sancheti and Laxmikant Dixit will graced the occasion.