‘No festivals in Saraswat temples till December 20’

No religious festival will be celebrated nor will mass congregation for any type of ritual be permitted at any of the temples of the Saraswat samaj until December. An order to this effect has been issued by Shrimad Vidyadheeraj Teerth Shripad Vader Swami, the chief pontiff of Gokarn Jeevottam Mutt at Partagal, Canacona.