Hindus as far afield as Hong Kong are persevering with to report the miraculous disappearance of milk supplied on spoons to the statue of one among their gods.
Hundreds of thousands of religious Hindus in India began flocking to temples yesterday to supply milk to the elephant-headed god Lord Ganesha.
The devotion of believers has led to a nationwide milk scarcity throughout India.
Hindus say it is a miracle, an indication of the gods coming to earth to save lots of them. Scientists dismiss it as a hoax.
Nonetheless in Hong Kong right this moment, Hindus flooded to their temple to supply milk to statues of the Lord Ganesha.
Some had heard concerning the phenomenon by telephone calls from kin in India, the place there’s now a nationwide milk scarcity. Others found the miraculous goings-on by the Web.
The identical factor has occurred not solely in India and all of the locations in the USA in addition to in Singapore and Malaysia, and simply now we’re seeing the identical factor occurring in entrance of our very eyes in Hong Kong additionally.
SUPER CAPTION: Bala Subra Manium, Devotee
Devotees declare the statues are literally consuming the milk – although at instances extra milk appears to run down the statues’ chins than truly passes their lips.
However believers are unperturbed. They are saying the Hong Kong statues alone has drunk 20 litres of milk prior to now 24 hours.
Individuals are nor believing in God these days. There’s God, that’s the solely scientific motive, possibly that is why they drink milk. That is what they need to show – there may be God.
SUPER CAPTION: Maharah Prakash P. Sharma, Hindu Priest
For its half, the Indian authorities has accused proper wingers of spreading rumours concerning the statues in an try and stir Hindu nationalism forward of subsequent years common election.
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