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Sikh devotees throng Amritsar's Golden Temple on 'Prakash Parv' - Watch

Sikh devotees throng Amritsar's Golden Temple on 'Prakash Parv' - Watch

Prakash Parv, the 350th birth anniversary of 'Guru Granth Sahib' was celebrated with much joy and fervour at the famous Golden Temple today. 

Aug 22, 2017, 22:52 PM IST
Devotees throng temples to offer prayers on last day of 'Sawan'

Devotees throng temples to offer prayers on last day of 'Sawan'

Devotees across the nation are flocking towards temples to offer their prayers on the last Monday of 'Sawan' month.

Aug 07, 2017, 09:04 AM IST

Devotees throng Himachal temples as Navratri begins

Thousands of devotees thronged temples in Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday on the first day of the nine-day long Chaitra Navratri festival.

Mar 28, 2017, 11:20 AM IST
BJP asks Kerala's Sree Padmanabha Swamy Temple authorities not to 'impose' sudden changes on devotees

BJP asks Kerala's Sree Padmanabha Swamy Temple authorities not to 'impose' sudden changes on devotees

BJP on Wednesday said custom and tradition are internal matters of a temple and asked authorities of Kerala's Sree Padmanabha Swamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram not to "impose" sudden changes on devotees.

Nov 30, 2016, 18:59 PM IST

Devotees throng Lord Shiva temples to celebrate first Monday of 'Saawan'

Devotees gathered for offering prayer to Lord Shiv on the first Monday of Monsoon. Watch this special segment and get to know about the devotion of Hindus for Lord Shiv.

Jul 25, 2016, 12:49 PM IST
SHOCKING VIDEO: Devotees walk on fire in Punjab – is God watching?

SHOCKING VIDEO: Devotees walk on fire in Punjab – is God watching?

As per a video released by news agency ANI, devotees are seen walking on fire in Jalandhar, Punjab.

Jun 14, 2016, 10:37 AM IST
Simhastha Kumbh Mela in MP: Seven people killed, over 80 injured as tents collapse in thunderstorm

Simhastha Kumbh Mela in MP: Seven people killed, over 80 injured as tents collapse in thunderstorm

The month-long Simhastha Kumbh Mela began in Ujjain early on last Friday with the arrival of Juna Akhara for the royal bath on the banks of the Kshipra river.

May 05, 2016, 19:01 PM IST
Want a US visa? Head to Hyderabad's Chilkur Balaji temple to make it happen!

Want a US visa? Head to Hyderabad's Chilkur Balaji temple to make it happen!

The Chilkur Balaji temple, built as a shrine to Lord Balaji, is said to be about 500 years old.

Feb 29, 2016, 18:20 PM IST
Devotees throng 'Har Ki Pauri', 'Triveni Sangam' ghats to take holy dip on Mauni Amavasya

Devotees throng 'Har Ki Pauri', 'Triveni Sangam' ghats to take holy dip on Mauni Amavasya

Large number devotees thronged 'Har Ki Pauri' ghat in Haridwar on Monday morning to take holy dip in the Ganges on the occasion of Mauni Amavasya.

Feb 08, 2016, 09:04 AM IST

Gun shot fired at Golden Temple from outside

Some unidentified persons had fired the bullet from outside which hit the SGPC employee who was on duty in the marbled periphery of Golden Temple.

Jan 14, 2016, 20:24 PM IST

Tirumala temple hundi nets Rs three crore on new year day

For the first time, Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam did not entertain recommendation letters issued by VIPs for darshan and other facilities to their near and dear ones visiting the hills today. 

Jan 01, 2016, 21:41 PM IST

Dress code for devotees visiting TN shrines from January

The dress code for entering the temples was being followed on the orders of the Madras High court early this month, officials said.

Dec 31, 2015, 12:53 PM IST

Chhath ends with offering of 'argaya' to rising sun

Lakhs of devotees thronged the banks of Ganga early in the morning to offer 'argaya' to the rising Sun god.

Nov 18, 2015, 12:57 PM IST

Rush in Himachal temples on onset of 'Navratras'

Hundreds of devotees offered prayers on the onset of the nine-day "Navratras" in Himachal Pradesh.

Oct 13, 2015, 12:30 PM IST

First 'shahi snan' of Kumbh Mela begins today

The first 'shahi snan' of the ongoing Kumbh Mela began in Nashik on Saturday with thousands of devotees, including 'mahants' of various akhadas or sects, thronging the ghats of River Godavari to ta

Aug 29, 2015, 18:33 PM IST

Godavari Pushkaram: 3.85 cr devotees took holy dip in Andhra Pradesh

As many as 3.85 crore pilgrims have taken holy dip in the ongoing Godavari 'Maha Pushkaram' since the festival began in Andhra Pradesh on July 14, a state minister said on Thursday.

Jul 23, 2015, 22:15 PM IST

Devotees have darshan of Lord Jagannath

A day after the century's first 'Nabakalebar' Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath commenced here, thousands of devotees had darshan of the new idols of the three deities as their chariots stood in front of Gundicha Temple here on Sunday.

Jul 19, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

Vaishno Devi shrine breaks new record, 40 lakh pilgrims visit in six months

The pilgrimage to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine has set a new milestone with a record number of 40 lakh pilgrims visiting the cave shrine in six months this year.

Jul 07, 2015, 23:52 PM IST