Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad

12 days on, seer of Akhara which released list of 'fake babas' still missing

A top body of seers has expressed concern over the mysterious disappearance of their national spokesperson Mahant Mohandas and urged the Central and state governments to intensify the search for him.

Sep 27, 2017, 14:15 PM IST
Apex body of sadhus release list of 14 'fake babas', demands crackdown on 'rootless cult leaders'

Apex body of sadhus release list of 14 'fake babas', demands crackdown on 'rootless cult leaders'

The Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad on Sunday released a list of 14 "fake babas".

Sep 10, 2017, 17:56 PM IST

Ram temple: Akhara Parishad to explore out of court settlement

ABAP spokesman Mohan Das welcomed the apex court's suggestion of an out of court settlement and said the body will soon have a meeting to explore the possibility.

Mar 23, 2017, 22:51 PM IST

Mahamandaleshwar Sachidanand Giri Maharaj alias Sachin Dutta suspended by Niranjani Akhara

Lately baptised Mahamandaleshwar Sachchidananda Giri Maharaj, also known as Sachin Dutta before he embraced asceticism, has been suspended by Niranjani Akhara over charges against him for his involvement in liquor trade and other criminal activities.

Aug 06, 2015, 22:53 PM IST
'Beer bar owner' priest banned from Nashik Kumbh Mela 2015

'Beer bar owner' priest banned from Nashik Kumbh Mela 2015

In a bid to maintain the sanctity of the gathering of saints at Nashik Kumbh Mela this year, the Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad has decided to ban the priests with criminal charges against them, from participating in the holy event.

Aug 05, 2015, 10:46 AM IST

Shankaracharya, Akhara head enter Kumbh amid controversies

Shankaracharya of Dwarka Peeth Swami Swaroopananda Saraswati and President of Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad Mahant Gyandas entered camps at ongoing Maha Kumbh amid controversies surrounding them.

Feb 01, 2013, 22:04 PM IST

Maha Kumbh: Factional feud among akharas

Factional feud among the orders of ascetics has come to the fore at the ongoing Maha Kumbh congregation with one of the "akharas" threatening to boycott the upcoming "Shahi Snan".

Jan 21, 2013, 14:45 PM IST