Tag archive for ‘Idol’
By Editor On Saturday, January 13th, 2018

No gold collected for casting new temple idols, clarifies HR&CE dept | The Hindu

Contesting the charge of the Idol Wing, the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department has clarified that no gold or any metal had been collected for the casting of new utsava idols of Somaskandar and More...

By Editor On Thursday, July 7th, 2016

Idols falling off temple gopurams cause panic – The Hindu

Three days back, huge portion of an idol crashed from the ‘Bikshala Gopuram’ in Srikalahasti : Incidents involving the fall of idols from various temple towers are causing concern among the devotees. While More...

By Editor On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

India Pride Project – Bringing Stolen Artefacts Back to India

 Valuable artefacts like idols and sculptures used to be stolen, and are still smuggled out, from Indian temples, other monuments. It is important they be returned to their rightful owners and communities. Some More...