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Newly-laid Kadri Temple concrete road may not be dug up in future

It’s unlikely that the newly concretised 850-metre road between Mallikatte junction and the Kadri temple will be dug up for laying a pavement or...

Inter-faith Pongal celebration at Koniamman Temple

An inter-faith Pongal celebration was organised at Koniamman Temple in the city on Saturday and special prayers were held for rain and for the...

A temple where bulls and cows alone are worshipped

For farmers, calves born on the second of Thai (Tamil month) are gods to the people of several villages in the valley. They do...

Hindus concerned about Shiva statue in Switzerland

Hindus are urging CERN, European Organization for Nuclear Research, to ensure that Lord Shiva statue installed in its complex near Geneva (Switzerland) is treated...

I eat beef and pork but I am a real Hindu: Justice Markandey Katju

Known for his hard hitting statements and his views expressed on his blog, Justice Markandey Katju in his latest blog talks about Hinduism and...

A mystery in middle India: An ancient 80-km wall no one knew about

It’s a whodunit, a jigsaw puzzle and a history lesson all in one. In the heart of Madhya Pradesh, at the very centre of...

All set for Jain temple inauguration in Patna

PATNA: Thousands of Jain pilgrims from across the country and abroad will arrive here next week to participate in the eight-day religious congregation, christened...

VHP organizes seminar on Guru Gobind Singh

AMMU, Jan 14: Mahant Manjit Singh from Dera Nangali Sahib Poonch while paying his obeisance to 10th Sikh Guru -Guru Gobind Singh Maharaj at...

Ellu-bella and temple visits mark Sankranthi festivities

BENGALURU: Harvest Festival Makara Sankranthi was celebrated across the city on Saturday with people distributing ellu bella (a mix of sesame seed and jiggery)...

Donations from 37 countries pour in at Sabarimala temple

HIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The whole country may be grappling with acute shortage of notes post demonetisation. But not the Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple, as donations in...

World news

When temple processions delighted Tyagaraja

Tyagaraja clearly did not lay much store by visits to temples. In his ‘Darshanamu Seya’ (Narayana Gowla), he makes fun of the behaviour of...

Activism

When temple processions delighted Tyagaraja

Tyagaraja clearly did not lay much store by visits to temples. In his ‘Darshanamu Seya’ (Narayana Gowla), he makes fun of the behaviour of...

Keep surroundings of religious center clean, says Pejawar seer

A decision to clean the surroundings of the Sri Krishna Mutt/Temple on January 21 was taken here on Wednesday, at a meeting of citizens...

Bihar: Work on world’s largest Hindu temple, Viraat Ramayan Mandir, to begin in 2017

Highlights Work on world's tallest Hindu temple to begin soon in Bihar. Design or architecture will have nothing to do with Angkor Wat. The...

Swamy writes to Modi, asks for support on Ram Temple petition

Highlights Subramanian Swamy files plea in Supreme Court. Swamy asks Ram Temple matter to be heard on a day to day basis. Swami writes...

Events

All set for Jain temple inauguration in Patna

PATNA: Thousands of Jain pilgrims from across the country and abroad will arrive here next week to participate in the eight-day religious congregation, christened...

VHP organizes seminar on Guru Gobind Singh

AMMU, Jan 14: Mahant Manjit Singh from Dera Nangali Sahib Poonch while paying his obeisance to 10th Sikh Guru -Guru Gobind Singh Maharaj at...

Ellu-bella and temple visits mark Sankranthi festivities

BENGALURU: Harvest Festival Makara Sankranthi was celebrated across the city on Saturday with people distributing ellu bella (a mix of sesame seed and jiggery)...

Makaravilakku: Thousands offer worship at Lord Ayyappa temple

Thousands of devotees offered worship at the famous Lord Ayyappa temple here on the auspicious occasion of Makaravilakku this evening, marking the culmination of...

After a 100 years, Makar Sankranti gets a new date

Makar Sankranti, which has been celebrated on January 14 for the last 100 years, will from 2019 be marked on January 15 or January...

Heritage

Third phase of Cambodia temple restoration by Indian archaeologists begins

NEW DELHI: The place shot to fame after being featured in Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie’s starrer Tomb Raider. But it is the Indian archaeologists...

When temple processions delighted Tyagaraja

Tyagaraja clearly did not lay much store by visits to temples. In his ‘Darshanamu Seya’ (Narayana Gowla), he makes fun of the behaviour of...

Kanpur startup working to clean Ganga, technology to detect oil leakages turn heads

A startup competition in the city at the Wharton India Economic Forum (WIEF) saw ideas from entrepreneurs from across the country. Around 10 startups...

Plan to construct ‘rajagopuram’ at Tiruvellarai temple

A plan to construct ‘rajagopuram,’ about 72 feet in height, for Sri Pundarikaksha Perumal Temple at Tiruvellarai near Mannachanallur has been mooted by the...

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