Thousands to worship Ravana at Kanpur Dashanan temple

Over 20,000 people will worship Ravana at Dashanan temple here for their well-being on the occasion of Dussehra.

Bhagwan Das of ‘Neeli Chhatri Wale’ takes up reading the Bhagwad Gita
Bhagwan Das of ‘Neeli Chhatri Wale’ takes up reading the Bhagwad Gita

Always a non-believer, the actor turns spiritual after working on ‘Neeli Chhatri Wale’

Kunal Khemmu gets Shiva tattoo on leg

`Go Goa Gone` star Kunal Khemmu got a new inking of lord Shiva on his right limb.

Amarnath Yatra enters last leg as `Chari Mubarak` leaves for holy shrine

The Amarnath Yatra entered its last leg as `Chari Mubarak`, the holy mace of Lord Shiva, Wednesday left for the 3,880 meter high holy cave shrine in south Kashmir.

India promises all help to Nepal for drafting of Constitution

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday underlined the need to accomplish the task of drafting Nepal`s Constitution within a year and assured all help to the country for this purpose.

Modi announces Rs 25 cr for construction of dharamshala at Pashupatinath Temple in Nepal

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi prayed at Nepal`s Pashupatinath Temple on the auspicious occasion of `Shravan ashtami` on Monday and granted Rs 25 crore to build a 400-bed dharamshala in the temple complex.

Felt blessed on offering prayers at Pashupatinath temple: Modi

On the last day of his two-day visit to Nepal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday reached the world famous Pashupatinath temple in Kathmandu amid unprecedented security.

Chhari Mubarak taken to Shankaracharya temple

`Chhari Mubarak`, the holy mace of lord Shiva, was on Saturday taken to historic Shankaracharya temple on a hillock here as part of the annual rituals in connection with the ongoing yatra to the 3,880-metre-high cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas.

Amarnath yatra: 2.44 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance

As many as 2.44 lakh pilgrims paid obeisance at holy ice lingum of Lord Shiva in cave shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir till on Tuesday, an official said.

Amarnath Yatra: Rituals for `Chhari-Mubarak` performed

The traditional rituals for `Chhari-Mubarak`, the holy mace of Lord Shiva, were performed at Pahalgam on the occasion of `Vyas-Purnima` that marks the beginning of the Amarnath Yatra.

I am a very spiritual person: Tiger Shroff

Newcomer Tiger Shroff says he visited the holy city of Varanasi, ahead of the release of his Bollywood debut `Heropanti`, as he needed the almighty`s blessing for his film`s success.

Fire on `Devon Ke Dev Mahadev` set, no injuries

A fire broke out on one of the sets of `Devon Ke Dev Mahadev` Tuesday afternoon, but "no one suffered any injuries", said a statement from the channel.

Black paint smeared on Modi posters in Varanasi

Samajwadi Party (SP) workers Monday smeared black paint on posters of BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi following a row over a slogan.

Not playing Lord Shiva in `The Immortals..` : Ranbir Kapoor

Actor Ranbir Kapoor has clarified that he is not playing Lord Shiva in the movie adaptation of the best selling novel `The Immortals of Meluha`.

Pilgrimage to Himachal Pradesh`s Manimahesh Lake begins

The 16-day-long annual pilgrimage to the oval-shaped, glacial-fed Manimahesh Lake in Himachal Pradesh, dedicated to Lord Shiva, began.

Chhari-Pujan performed in Srinagar with religious fervour, gaiety

Amidst vedic chants, the traditional Chhari-Pujan of the silver mace of Lord Shiva was performed at Dashnami Akhara on Sunday.

Shiva devotees flock to Haridwar

Putting behind sad memories of the June calamity, Kanwariyas flocked to temples despite heavy rains here on the first Monday of the month of `Sawan` on Monday to offer holy waters of the Ganga to Lord Shiva.

Indian sand artist sculpts gold in Russia

Odisha-based sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik`s sculpture of lord Ganesha has won a gold medal at an international sand art competition in Russia.

Kailash Mansarovar yatra suspended

The annual Kailash Mansarovar `yatra` has been suspended on Monday in view of heavy rains and landslides in Uttarakhand.

Hindu temple in Singapore re-consecrated

Darma Muneeswaran is considered to be a form of Lord Shiva.