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Holi celebration in Mathura extended by 4 days

Various events, including wrestling, have been lined up, which will start on March 14 and continue till March 26.

Mar 06, 2019, 19:54 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh Tourism Department will celebrate Holi in Barsana: Yogi Adityanath

UP Tourism Department will celebrate Holi in Barsana, the birth place of Lord Krishna's consort Radha.

Dec 09, 2017, 16:30 PM IST

Watch: In shocking scene, sadhus exchange blows at Radha Rani temple in Mathura

In a video shared by ANI, two sadhus (saints) are seen locing horns with each other in a temple in Uttar Pradesh. 

Nov 11, 2017, 08:43 AM IST

No eggs, meat, alcohol allowed at UP's new pilgrimage sites Vrindavan, Barsana

The state banned the consumption of eggs, non-vegetarian food and alcohol at the two 'pavitra tirth sthal' 

Oct 28, 2017, 08:13 AM IST

Woman raped by cook, security guard inside temple in Mathura

A woman was recently allegedly raped by two men inside the premises of a temple in Mathura`s Barsana.

Sep 16, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

Sadhvi allegedly gang-raped in Mathura temple

A 45-year-old sadhvi has alleged she was gang-raped inside a temple complex in Barsana here, police said on Friday.

Sep 15, 2017, 23:52 PM IST

Tension in Mathura village after group clash, cross-firing

 Clash and heavy gun firing were reported between people belonging to different communities in Hathia village of Barsana in Mathura this evening, following which a large posse of police personnel is camping in the area.

Mar 02, 2015, 00:54 AM IST

Barsana's 'Laathimaar' Holi draws massive crowds

Thousands of devotees and pilgrims watched the famous "Lathimaar Holi" of Barsana with keen excitement and boisterous cheers.

Feb 28, 2015, 12:29 PM IST

Sadhus, mahants to boycott Holi, demand to make Barsana a 'dry zone'

Prominent sadhus, mahants, advocates and residents of Barsana have demanded that Barsana be declared a dry zone failing which they would not celebrate Lathamar Holi.

Feb 26, 2015, 00:36 AM IST

Sadhus demand 'dry zone' in Barsana

The sadhus of Braj bhumi have given a call for making Barsana a dry zone and close liquor shops in the area.

Feb 25, 2015, 02:03 AM IST

Stir against liquor outlets in holy town Barsana

Holy men, spiritual leaders and social activists here have joined hands to protest against liquor outlets in this holy town ahead of the Holi revelries.

Feb 24, 2015, 13:23 PM IST

Radhastami celebrations in full swing in UP

The birthday celebrations of Radha, consort of Lord Krishna, began here early Wednesday with special "darshans" and musical performances being conducted at the picturesque hill-top temple of Radha.

Sep 02, 2014, 14:36 PM IST

All about Radha Ashtami

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Sep 02, 2014, 11:08 AM IST

No jeans for girls, says UP Mahapanchayat

A Mahapanchayat held in a Uttar Pradesh town has ruled that girls should refrain from wearing jeans.

Mar 26, 2014, 12:33 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh clears ropeways construction at religious spots

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.

Dec 11, 2013, 09:20 AM IST

Devotees gather for `Lath Mar` holi

Thousands of pilgrims have gathered for the traditional `Lath Mar` Holi.

Mar 14, 2011, 15:15 PM IST