Jamshedpur, Feb. 24: On the auspicious occasion of Mahashivratri, Ekadasa Rudrabhishekam was performed on Friday evening at Sri Rama Paduka Ashram located near BSNL Office, Farm Area, Kadma.

As Pradosh kaal also falls on the same day as Maha Shivaratri (which has special significance for Lord Shiva) from 4.30 pm to 6.00 pm, the Rudrabhishek commenced during that time at the temple. Hundreds of devotees witnessed the pujas and were blessed by the local ved pandits.

After the Rudrabhishek, Ashtottar for Lord Shiva was chanted by the pandits and Maha Arati was shown to him and other presiding deities at the temple. Later on, prashad was distributed to the devotees present.

V Natarajan, President, S Sriram, Secretary, S Dandapani, Treasurer and other managing committee members were also present and participated in the pujas.