Vrindavan, August 24, 2015: The outer wall and gate of the Sanctum sanctorum (garbha griha) of the Banke Bihari Mandir is being covered with the silver plates by the temple management. The work is being done with the support from the devotees of Delhi, Vrindavan and Kolkata.
After covering the stone wall of the Jagmohan (the hall outside the garbha griha) and its stone pillars earlier, the temple management has taken up the task to cover the stone walls of the garbha griha and its gate. The main gate of the temple and its doors will also be covered with silver.
The temple sources have confirmed that the experts from Delhi have been working on this project for a month. The silver work experts from Vrindavan are also assisting to bring perfection in the silver carvings. The silver is being carved according to the design of the stone wall.
According to the Manager (administration) Shri Munesh Sharma, the silver work is being done on the wooden frame. They will be fitted on the stone wall later.
It should be noted that the doors of the Chandan Kothri was covered with silver early this year by an industrialist of Delhi. The devotees of Banke Bihari can go any extent to bring comfort for the Lord. The feel themselves blessed after serving their adored.