Expect More Rapes with Women Allowed Into Shani Temple

Recently, a senior religious leader – Shankaracharya Swaroopanand has said that, the entry of women into a popular temple that has been devoted to Lord Shani or Saturn in the state Maharashtra would drive for the more rapes. He has made several comments regarding this issue in which he is not happy during his visit to Haridwar.

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Shankaracharya’s Comments on Ban of Women to Lord Shani Temple

The comments of the Shankaracharya Swaroopanand has comes just after few days the lord shani temple has ended the centuries of the old ban on which the women were allowed for presenting prayers to the lord at the platform in the open-air i.e., where the Shani idol has been placed in the Shani Shingnapur shrine at the Maharashtra.

Authorities of the Shani temple in Maharashtra along with the local people of that area had prohibited women to enter in to the inner sanctum till the High Court of the Bombay ruled the previous week that the actions of those officials were illegal.

Swami Shankaracharya Warns Women

In the month of January, when the activists of the women tried for forcing their way into the Shani temple, Swami Swaroopanand and 94 year old sheer has warned them that “the Shani (Saturn) effect is harmful on the women.”

Same access in to the temples for both women as well as men is to be given and this is also heard by the Supreme Court, where the activists have made a challenge regarding the ban on reproductive age women at the hugely famous Sabarimala temple in the Kerala. At the starting hearings, they have seen that prohibiting the women from the temples leads to the violation of constitutional rights of the women, but the government of Kerala and the trust that the temple has loyally defended the limitations on the women.