temples

Rahul visits three temples, Congress says it's to 'counter' BJP-RSS' Hindutva line

Rahul visits three temples, Congress says it's to 'counter' BJP-RSS' Hindutva line

Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday offered prayers at four temples in Gujarat before wrapping up his three-day visit to the poll-bound state.

Sep 27, 2017, 21:06 PM IST

BJP demands fencing of Bihar temples, burial grounds

The BJP on Monday demanded that the government pay attention to fencing and beautification of temples, crematoriums and burial grounds.

Mar 06, 2017, 15:45 PM IST
Visit temple wearing traditional attire, says Sonal Mansingh

Visit temple wearing traditional attire, says Sonal Mansingh

One should enter temples wearing Indian traditional clothes

Nov 16, 2016, 09:27 AM IST

Myanmar quake damages nearly 400 ancient temples

The number of ancient temples damaged in the archaeological complex of Bagan in Myanmar in a 6.8 magnitude earthquake last week has risen to 397, according to authorities on Monday.

Aug 29, 2016, 14:32 PM IST

Temples lit up for Janmashtami celebrations in Madhya Pradesh

Attired in their very best, people thronged the attractively decorated temples to celebrate the festival of Janmashtami across Madhya Pradesh on Thursday.

Aug 25, 2016, 16:58 PM IST
Temples lit up for Janmashtami celebrations in Madhya Pradesh

Temples lit up for Janmashtami celebrations in Madhya Pradesh

Attired in their very best, people thronged the attractively decorated temples to celebrate the festival of Janmashtami across Madhya Pradesh on Thursday.

Aug 25, 2016, 16:42 PM IST
Stop spending money on festivities; focus on education, healthcare: RSS to temples

Stop spending money on festivities; focus on education, healthcare: RSS to temples

A huge stock of fireworks exploded before dawn on April 10 at the Puttingal Devi temple at Paravur town near Kollam, killing 114 people and injuring some 350 others.

May 02, 2016, 10:06 AM IST
Temples, trusts deposit 1,512 kg gold under GMS: Sinha

Temples, trusts deposit 1,512 kg gold under GMS: Sinha

Banks have collected about 1,500 kg of gold from temples and trusts under the Gold Monetisation Scheme (GMS) since its launch last November.

Apr 29, 2016, 16:34 PM IST

Trupti Desai vows to take gender equality fight to other temples

Bhumata Ranragini Brigade chief Trupti Desai, who has been spearheading the campaign for gender equality in temples, today welcomed the Bombay High Court's ruling that women can no longer be barred from entering temples in Maharashtra as it is their fundamental right.

Apr 01, 2016, 22:01 PM IST
Submerged temples rise after more than three decades in Maharashtra

Submerged temples rise after more than three decades in Maharashtra

Several temples have resurfaced for the first time after over three decades along the stretches of the Godavari passing through Chandori village.

Mar 27, 2016, 10:19 AM IST

Terrorism in name of faith is act of high treason: Pakistani cleric

Use of religion to drive terrorism should be considered an act of "high treason" and India and Pakistan must act tough to check radicalisation and spread of extremism, said a powerful Pakistani cleric, whose massive protest in Islamabad a-year-and-half ago had shaken the Nawaz Sharif dispensation.

Mar 20, 2016, 12:40 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

Polls next year, SP government plans to develop temples

With assembly elections due in UP next year, the Samajwadi Party government, reaching out to the upper castes, plans to develop infrastructure facilities in at least one temple in every district of

Jan 19, 2016, 11:30 AM IST

Vrindavan priests oppose government control of temples

Temple priests in this Hindu holy town are protesting the Uttar Pradesh government's move to bring some of the main shrines of Braj Bhoomi under administrative control.

Dec 01, 2015, 21:30 PM IST
Now, temples in Kerala out of bounds for beggars, lottery vendors

Now, temples in Kerala out of bounds for beggars, lottery vendors

Begging and selling of lottery tickets in temples and its surroundings in Kerala have been prohibited from Thursday.

Nov 26, 2015, 21:21 PM IST
HC closes PIL seeking ban on keeping elephants in captivity

HC closes PIL seeking ban on keeping elephants in captivity

A Madras High Court bench here has closed a public interest litigation seeking a ban on keeping elephants in captivity in temples and houses after the state government submitted that the Supreme Court was seized of the matter.

Oct 07, 2015, 12:40 PM IST

1,004 temples to be renovated this year in Tamil Nadu: Jayalalithaa ​

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday made a slew of announcements pertaining to the departments of School Education, Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments and Fisheries.

Sep 23, 2015, 15:45 PM IST

Know the income of famous Hindu temples

Famous Hindu temples like Tirupati Balaji and Siddhivinayak Temple earns in crores annually. But do God really need such income?

Aug 14, 2015, 17:50 PM IST

DNA: Check out how rich India's temples are!

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Aug 13, 2015, 00:22 AM IST