Be it Badrinath, kedarnath, Ajmer Sharif, Rameshwaram or Shridi Saibaba shrines, devoties from various religons and cultures have a lifetime desire to visit the holy places / dhams to attain ‘Nirvana’ and ‘Parinirvana’, thinking that their soul will rest in peace after death. The poor and the rich are harrised by the pandits / priests / imam and made to offer cash and other offerings if they want their wishes to be fulfilled by dieties / God / Allah. This article suggests a unique model for temples to generate revenue for their upkeep and distribution of ‘prasad’/ sacrament without accepting any donations or offerings from devotees either in terms of money or kind. A Unique Model Recommended to be Implemented in Religious Shrines across India as Part of 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'.
Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
Prof. V. N. Saxena, A Unique Model Recommended to be Implemented in Religious Shrines across India as Part of 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan', HCTL Open International Journal of Technology Innovations and Research (IJTIR), Volume 16, July 2015, e-ISSN: 2321-1814, ISBN: 978-1-943730-43-8.