Seeking to "mobilise Hindus" and "remind them of their resolve" for construction of a Ram temple, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) is planning to organise 'Ram Mahotsava' for the first time on the lines of Durga Puja across the country.
Different shrines and temples in Janakpur are now being decorated after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Kathmandu via Janakpur on November 25 to take part in the 18th SAARC summit.
Hours after Narendra Modi evoked Lord Ram at a public meeting in Faizabad, near Ayodhya, on Monday the Congress lashed out at the BJP saying the party is using such tactics for gaining cheap electoral gains.
Accusing BJP of invoking the Ram Temple issue for political gains, the Congress is going to file a complaint with the Election Commission against it for using Lord Ram`s image in the background of its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi`s rally in Faizabad on Monday.
As part of the Dasara (Dussehra) festival, Mysore royal family scion Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar Tuesday worshipped weapons and treasures of the 700-year-old dynasty at the palace in this heritage city.