Thalaiva was scheduled to take a connecting flight from Bagdogra to Kolkata and then from Kolkata to Chennai. After reaching Kolkata airport he suddenly changed his plan with a request to visit Belur Math.
Rajnikanth met Swami Smaranananda Maharaj during his few minutes stay at Belur Math. He sought blessings from Maharaj and offered his repect.
Rajnikanth has been shooting in Darjeeling and Kurseong for a while and is now returning back to Chennai.
During his quick visit to Belur Math, Rajnikanth was also given a few books related to Swami Vivekananda as a token.