Tribals and Dalits pay tribute to Swami Lakshmanananda Saraswati on his death anniversary

    24-Aug-2021   
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Tribals and Dalit people have paid tribute to Swami Lakshmanananda Saraswati on his death anniversary in Ranchi, Jharkhand. He was brutally shot dead by gunmen on August 23, 2008, in the Kandhamal district in Odisha. The supporters and followers of Swami Lakshmanananda had alleged that Church-related people are responsible for Swami Lakshmanananda's death.
 
Tribals and Dalits pay tr 
 
According to the Dainik Jagaran report, local Hindu leader said that Kandhamal backward area of Odisha. The missionaries converted the people living in the forest. Swami Lakshmanananda started an Ashram for the empowerment of these backword people. He started schools, colleges (especially for girls) and hospitals and also started celebrating the various festivals along with backward people. As a result, the converted people started reconverting to their original faith. Finally, Church-related people attacked him and killed him, the leader said.
 
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