In Pics: 5 Best Moments Of PM's Ayodhya Trip

Ram Mandir Bhoomi Pujan: PM Modi first offered prayers at the Hanumangarhi temple - a shrine to Lord Hanuman.

Ayodhya Ram Mandir Bhoomi Pujan: PM lay down in a full-bodied pranam at the famous temple

New Delhi:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today laid down a silver brick to symbolize the construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya. PM Modi arrived in Ayodhya in a helicopter where Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath among others received him.

Before the function to lay the foundation stone of the "Shree Ram Janmabhoomi Mandir", PM took part in prayers at the Hanumangarhi temple. From there, he travelled to the "Shree Ram Janmabhoomi" where he performed prayers at the "Bhagwan Shree Ramlala Virajman".

The historic event showcases the triumph of one of India's longest campaigns, one that found resonance with millions in the country and abroad. 

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the Bhoomi Pujan for the construction of Ram Temple, at Ram Janambhoomi site in Ayodhya 

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi performing puja at the Ram Mandir bhumi pujan

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Takes Part In The "Bhoomi Pujan" At Ram Janambhoomi Site

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Offering Prayers At Hanuman Garhi Temple In Ayodhya.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi's helicopter lands at Saket College Helipad in Ayodhya. UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath welcomes the PM as they head towards Hanuman Garhi temple.