Actor Arjun Sarja is close to the Telugu audience with films like 'Oke Okkadu', 'Hanuman Junction' and 'Puttintiki Ra Chelli'. It is known that he was a devotee of Anjaneyaswamy and had recently built the Hanuman Temple in Chennai. Recently the temple was inaugurated as a ceremony. His family and friends attended the inaugural function amidst the chanting of Vedic scholars. The inauguration took place during covid times, the ceremony was live-streamed.
Arjun Sarja uploaded pictures of him with his family doing the worshipping of Shree Ran and Hanuman. Arjun built this temple on his land near the Chennai airport. He started this great project about 15 years ago. The temple is beautifully decorated and houses a 35 feet tall idol of Hanuman. Arjun numerous times said that it was his dream of constructing a temple for Lord Hanuman whom he pays obeisance to every single day. In 2005, Arjun performed the groundbreaking ceremony of the temple and the foundation stone was laid by Pejawar seer Vishwesha Theertha. As covid lockdown restrictions have eased in Chennai, the temple will soon be opened to the public.
Meanwhile, on the work front, Arjun Sarja has a few movies in his bucket at the moment including Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham, Virunnu, Friendship and Khiladi.
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