Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 15:52
The foundation stone of a 212-meter (700-foot) high Krishna temple, reputedly the world`s tallest, will be laid here March 16.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 09:20
The Uttar Pradesh government has given a green signal for the construction of ropeways in Barsana, Mirzapur and Chitrakoot- all religious places and known to attract thousands of devotees each year, an official said.
Last Updated: Monday, July 08, 2013, 14:45
Security of temples in the holy towns of Mathura and Vrindavan has been beefed up following blasts at Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya in Bihar, a senior government official said on Monday.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 22, 2012, 18:58
With an aim to tap tourism potential of the holy Mathura-Vrindavan circuit the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to infuse a capital of Rs 30 crore to fast-pace the development works in the region.
Last Updated: Friday, August 10, 2012, 11:05
Brijbhoomi reverberated with chants of Jai Sri Krishna on Janmashtami, while in Mumbai, every locality was filled with eager crowds chanting ‘Govina Aala Re’ as they took part in ‘Dahi Handi’ festival.
Last Updated: Monday, April 26, 2010, 11:28
Lakhs of pilgrims have gathered at the temple towns of Mathura and Vrindavan in UP for special rituals this month, also called `Purushottam Mas`, which is an extra month added to the Hindu calender and is considered auspicious.
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