SC-appointed SIT to make Odisha a test case to regulate trust donations

Determined to regulate flow of cash and other valuables as donations to spiritual and religious trusts, the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigating Team (SIT) on black money is going to make mushrooming of godmen and godwomen in Odisha a test case.

The Men Behind the Godmen

Godmen have been dominating our news channels lately, which got me into thinking why. Unfortunately, most of them have been in the news for all the wrong reasons like monetary scams, molestation, fraudulent practices and the like.

Hindu radicals' demand to ban 'PK' justified?

Hindu radical groups demand an immediate ban on 'PK' saying the movie apparently shows their religion and godmen in a bad light. Should the movie be banned? Watch the full debate only on Zee News.

Ashrams run by 'godmen' like Rampal centres of terror: BJP
Ashrams run by 'godmen' like Rampal centres of terror: BJP

BJP has sought a ban on ashrams run by 'godmen' like Rampal, saying they have become centres of "terror" in the name of faith.

Asaram case: Baba Ramdev calls for code of conduct for saints

In the wake of questions being raised over the genuineness of ‘spiritual gurus’ in the country following Asaram’s arrest, yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Friday said that saints are being criticised in the land of Gods.

Can`t issue order to regulate godmen, astrologers: HC

The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on Tuesday refused to direct the government to regulate godmen and astrologers through an official mechanism.

Ramdev advises sages to maintain distance from women

Yoga guru Ramdev on Monday said that sages and holymen should avoid being alone with women, including their mothers, daughters and mothers-in-law, as that was the prescription laid down in Hindu scriptures.

PIL seeks regulation of godmen, astrologers

A PIL seeking to regulate godmen and astrologers was filed on Friday before the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court.