Delhi: Court orders shifting of temple, deities from housing society

A Delhi court has directed the shifting of a temple and deities from a housing society on a plea of a resident alleging that musical instruments and loudspeaker were causing him disturbance, saying the complainant had a right to lead an undisturbed peaceful life.

Deities at Jagannath temple in Puri replaced after 19 years

The arduous and secret 'Brahma Paribartan' (change of life substance) of Lord Jagannath's Nabakalebara ritual ended this evening after being delayed by about half a day.

Sikkim govt to propitiate deities for state's safety

In view of the devastating earthquake in Nepal, the Sikkim government has decided to propitiate the state's guardian deities to keep the state safe.

In Kullu, rules go for a toss to please gods

For some candidates in Himachal Pradesh` spiritual capital, Kullu, wooing local deities take precedence over Election Commission`s model code of conduct.

Naveen returns without having `darshan` of deities

In a departure from his practice of going to the sanctom of Shri Jagannath temple, CM Naveen Patnaik returned without having `darshan`.

Bihar: Idols of deities stolen from temple

Unidentified thieves
stole four idols of Hindu deities from a temple in Navla
village in Bihar`s Begusarai district, police said on Sunday.