August 12, 2014
Says these cast no shadow on their rehabilitation in the Kashmir Valley
August 7, 2014
A procession of sadhus carried the traditional ‘Chhari Mubarak’ (Lord Shiva’s mace) on Wednesday to the Amarnath cave shrine.
Dashnami Akhara temple
Amid chanting of ved...
July 26, 2014
Security stepped up in old city ahead of Ramzan. Meanwhile, Muslims across the city observed, ‘Shab-e-Qadr’, the night of power, on Friday. Also known as ‘Lailatul-Qadr’, the event is observed on the 27 day of Ramzan. The night is considered auspicious as ‘Quran’ was revealed to Prophet Mohammed.
July 21, 2014
The number of yatris paying obeisance at the 3,880-metre high holy cave shrine of Shri Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday crossed the three-lakh mark.
Nearly 10,000 pilgrims performe...
July 11, 2014
Amid tight security, the 15th batch of 2,249 pilgrims on Friday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from the Jammu base camp.The batch, including 1,665 men, 421 wome...
July 5, 2014
The Wari, Maharashtra’s most important pilgrimage, walked by lakhs every year will culminate at Pandharpur on July 9. The writer recounts walking the road.
July 2, 2014
‘Chhari Mubarak’, the holy mace of Lord Shiva, will be carried to the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas on July 12 through the traditional Pahalgam route.
June 26, 2014
Two high-level meetings decided to reschedule the pilgrimage on the Pahalgam route
June 5, 2014
TIRUCHI: After Chief Minister Jayalalithaa’s instruction to officials to ensure expeditious completion of the renovation works at Srirangam Ranganathar temple, a special 'Sudharshana homam' was pe...
May 22, 2014
The family and friends of Lalitha Sankar keep her love for the kolam alive at the Meenakshi temple. This year, they are creating a single kolam with one-lakh dots in the prakaram
August 9, 2014
Women perform special rituals amid chanting of Vedas on ‘Sravana Sukravaram’. Extra care is being taken to receive VVIPs while ensuring that the common devotees are not troubled.
August 4, 2014
The Prime Minister on Monday offered puja at the famous 5th century temple in Kathmandu
July 25, 2014
The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) is making rapid strides to reduce the waiting time of pilgrims in having darshan at Tirumala. The TTD management has already resolved to issue Rs. 3...
July 19, 2014
The Amarnath Yatra resumed at 10 a.m. Saturday from both Baltal and Pahalgam routes after its temporary suspension, an official said.
A senior police official told in Srinagar Saturday: “...
July 9, 2014
All devotees visiting Tirumala can have darshan of Sri Venkateswara Swamy after a two-hour wait in the queue line within one month if the plans formulated by the Endowments Minister Pydikondala Man...
July 4, 2014
The High Power Committee for implementation of the Sabarimala Master Plan has completed formalities for beginning the work on various projects worth a total cost of Rs 8 crore in an effort improve...
June 27, 2014
Yatra convoy had crossed the Jawahar Tunnel by 8.00 p.m.
June 12, 2014
The ancient temple of Sri Venkata Varadaraja Perumal of Perumbakkam village is getting ready for consecration, fixed for July 7. The temple is under renovation. Perumbakkam is situated in a...
June 1, 2014
Sikhs distribute chilled rose milk and ‘chana’ to passers-by to mark the 408 anniversary of martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev. The 5th Guru, who preached humanity love and equality, was tortured to death when he refused to marry the daughter of the then Mughal emperor.
May 19, 2014
Governor ESL Narasimhan is learnt to have directed the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) authorities to strictly adhere to the procedures in upholding the sanctity and serenity of the famous hi...