Rajnath Singh the defence minister of India is in France for 2 Days visit to take a official receiving ceremony of Rafale Jets as well as to Perform the “Shashtra Puja” .
Shashtra Puja is a Hindu ritual to glorify the weaponry. It is a ancient tradition carried out since thousands of years. Kshatriya’s used to perform such ritual during occasion of Dusshera or before marching to the battle field.
Defence minister will perform Puja on Rafale Jet which is officially to be inducted later in the month.
India will be receiving 36 Jets in next couple of years .