A secret vault in Kerala’s Padmanabhaswamy Temple – stated to be one of many richest locations of worship on the earth – shall be opened or not, the Supreme Court docket is predicted to determine on Monday. Whereas the opposite chambers contained in the Thiruvananthapuram temple had been opened and inventories made by a court-appointed crew, a vault known as Kallara in Malayalam has been shut for years.
The previous royal household of Travancore, which used to go a belief that managed the temple, argues that opening the vault will deliver misfortune due to a legendary curse.
Nevertheless, senior advocate Gopal Subramanium, who was helping the courtroom as Amicus Curiae, had stated that the vault had been opened on numerous events previously.
The Supreme Court docket may also determine on the proper of the Travancore household on the temple property and the creation of a Devaswom board to handle its affairs.
The Kerala Excessive Court docket had ordered the creation of the board to take care of the temple. The household had challenged the order in 2011 within the Supreme Court docket.
After 25 sittings, the Supreme Court docket had reserved its verdict on April 10, 2019.
The temple is presently managed by a committee headed by the district choose, as ordered by the Supreme Court docket. An govt officer is managing the affairs of the temple.
In response to stories, the royal household is just not against the creation of the board however desires an even bigger function in it.
The safety of all the key vaults had been enhanced as per orders of the Supreme Court docket.