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Ramayana Express to ply soon; coaches will play bhajan-kirtan

A Sri Ramayana Express already plies between Ayodhya and Rameshwaram, covering in the route Nandigram, Sitamarhi, Janakpur, Varanasi, Prayag, Shringverpur, Chitrakoot, Nasik and Hampi

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Very soon a train is going to be launched with a theme based on Ramayana. The interior of the train will be based on stories from the Ramayana. Bhajan will be played on the train during the journey.

The name of this train is Ramayana Express, which will travel to the pilgrimage centres associated with Lord Rama. The Ramayana Express is expected to begin its journey any day after 10 March.

“The train will start from different locations — north, south, east and west — so that people from across the country can avail its services. The exterior and the interior of the train will be Ramayana-themed. We will have bhajans playing on board. IRCTC is planning the schedule and packages and we are hoping to run the train after Holi,” Railway Board Chairman VK Yadav said during a press conference.

The Indian Railways already runs a special train in the name of Lord Rama, which covers the route the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu took from Ayodhya to Rameswaram. It is called Sri Ramayana Express service that had started on 14 November 2019 in which 800 passengers can travel at a time.

The stoppages of the Ramayana circuit include Ayodhya, Nandigram, Sitamarhi, Janakpur, Varanasi, Prayag, Shringverpur, Chitrakoot, Nasik, Hampi and Rameshwaram. The itinerary of the new Ramayana Express is yet to be released.

The Indian Railways runs other pilgrimage tours covering Ujjain, Puri, Varanasi, Shirdi, Rameswaram, Vaishno Devi, Tirupati and Bhopal.

Other trains for religious as well as touristic purposes are

SANGAM SNAN ALONG WITH SHIRDI & JYOTIRLINGA YATRA (EZBD43)

MAHASIVARATRI NAVA JYOTIRLINGA YATRA SZBD377

HOLY GANGA YAMUNA YATRA SCZBD21

HARIHAR GANGE SPECIAL TOURIST TRAIN WZBD279

SEVEN JYOTIRLING & STATUE OF UNITY YATRA NZBD263

UTTARA BHARAT YATRA WITH MATA VAISHNO DEVI SCZBD22

BHARAT DARSHAN SPECIAL TRAIN EX RAMPURHAT EZBD46

UTTAR BHARAT WITH VAISHNAV DEVI YATRA WZBD280A

SEVEN JYOTIRLING & STATUE OF UNITY YATRA NZBD263A

PURI GANGASAGAR YATRA NZBD264

PUNYA TEERTH YATRA SZBD379

SOUTH INDIA TOUR EZBD47

NAVRATRI DARSHAN SPECIAL SCZBD19

VACATION SPECIAL SZBD380

WEST INDIA WITH PANCH JYOTIRLING DARSHAN SCZBD23

PURI GANGA SAGAR YATRA SPECIAL WZBD282

HYDERABAD WITH DAKSHIN BHARAT DARSHAN WZBD283

ROYAL RAJASTHAN EX BRAHMAPUR SCZBD24

SUMMER VACATION SPECIAL BHARAT DARSHAN WZBD284

DAKSHIN BHARAT YATRA SCZBD25

CHARDHAM YATRA WZBD285 and

DAKSHIN BHARAT YATRA NZBD262

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