Judge inspects condition of 16 tanks in Kumbakonam

Surveys the extent of encroachments that engulfed waterbodies The High Court-appointed commissioner and retired district judge Solaimalai inspected the condition of various tanks and waterbodies...

A visit to the largest religious monument in the world

One of the main reasons for my deciding to take the Viking River Cruise through Vietnam and Cambodia was the opportunity to visit Angkor...

UK earth observation experts to study Ganga plain | Hindustan Times

In the first project of its kind, Britain’s earth observation community is linking with Indian experts to assess the impact of climate change and...

Kangra shrines to have barcode entry cards by next month | Times of India

DHARAMSALA: The temple authorities of the Kangra region are in process to implement barcode access for pilgrims visiting shrines here. Brajeshwari Temple, one of...

‘Ill-planning, unscientific approach cause for chaos in Ganga’

Ill-planning and unscientific approach by the authorities concerned has to led to the chaotic condition of the Ganga, the National Green Tribunal has said. The...

Tirupati ticket price may go up by 5-10 rupees as note ban reduces income

TIRUMALA: Call it the effect of demonetisation. Devotees trekking to the seven hills for a darshan of Lord Balaji may have to shell out more...

Hindu temples in southern India enforce western clothing ban |The Guardian

Madras high court has ordered temple authorities in Tamil Nadu to refuse entry to people in jeans, shorts and other garments Hindu temples in southern...

No Untreated Sewage To Be Disposed In Ganga By 2020, Says Government

New Delhi:  The National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA) has worked out a framework which envisages that no untreated sewage will be disposed in...

These 400-Year-Old Murals in a Tiruchi Temple Are Fading Away

In the 400 year old temples of Vijaynagar remains an important slice of history – its temples. Built during the Nayak empire (1499-1763), these...

Krishna temple with unusual features

CHENNAI: A  temple dedicated to Vishnu as Kari Krishna Perumal is situated on the banks of River Arani, in Ponneri, Thiruvallur district. The image...
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