Thanka Anki reaches Ayyappa temple

Thanka Anki reaches Ayyappa temple

The ceremonial procession carrying the sacred 'Thanka Anki' (golden attire) of Lord Ayyappa reached the Sabarimala temple here this evening. The procession, which had set off four days ago from Sree Parthasarathy temple at Aranmula, reached the Lord Ayyappa temple by around 6.30 pm, temple sources said.

Dec 25, 2017, 20:09 PM IST

Sabrimala can't ban women under right to manage religious affairs: SC

The Supreme Court in Monday said that gender equality is a constitutional message and Sabarimala temple management cannot say that banning entry of women of a particular age group comes under their right to manage religious affairs.

Apr 18, 2016, 21:44 PM IST
Women should not be barred from entering any temple: Morari Bapu

Women should not be barred from entering any temple: Morari Bapu

Spiritual leader Morari Bapu has come out openly in support of women in the ongoing controversy related with barring females from entering some holy places of worship.

Feb 02, 2016, 18:10 PM IST
RSS supports ban on women in Shani Shingnapur temple

RSS supports ban on women in Shani Shingnapur temple

RSS-mouthpiece has justified the ban on on women entry in sacred santrum of Shani Shingnapur temple in Maharashtra.

Feb 02, 2016, 13:47 PM IST

Women entry to Sabrimala: Centre to ascertain its stand

Law Minister Sadananda Gowda said that he was in the process of discussions with his senior law officers on the issue of women's entry to Sabrimala.

Jan 15, 2016, 19:42 PM IST

Stampede at Sabrimala temple; several dead

At least 40 pilgrims are feared dead and several others injured after a stampede.

Jan 15, 2011, 00:44 AM IST

Kidnap attempt of four year old pilgrim foiled in Sabrimala

In a first of its kind incident
here, 4-year-old pilgrim, who was on his way to the famous
Ayyappa shrine here, was pulled away from his father by a
stranger who tried to escape with the child.

Dec 24, 2010, 21:01 PM IST

Jungle road to Sabarimala opened

In order to facilitate pilgrims
reach Sabarimala through a short cut, Kerala Forest Department
has opened a jungle track passing through Kumuli Pullumedu.

Dec 12, 2010, 17:17 PM IST