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PM Narendra Modi offers prayers at Guruvayur temple

PM Modi also performed the ‘thulabharam’ ceremony in which he offered lotuses for his prayers, which is the BJP symbol. PM Modi was weighed on scales with lotuses and the flowers were later offered for prayers at the Sri Krishna temple. Dressed in traditional attire of white dhoti and a white cloth on his shoulders, PM Modi was accompanied by ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit Guruvayur temple in Kerala

This will be his first visit to the southern state after becoming the Prime Minister for the second time. At the Guruvayur temple, the Prime Minister will seek the blessings of Lord Guruvayurappan. Belonging to the Vaishnav sect, the temple houses a four-armed idol of Lord Krishna, having a conch in one hand, Sudarshan Chakra in the second, a lotus ... Read More »

Unidentified men set Mahant ablaze in Pratapgarh temple

Udaipur : Two unidentified men attacked Sant Ramjivandas and set him ablaze in the wee hours of Friday at Mahu Mahadev temple under Gadariyawas gram panchayat in Dhariyawad block of Pratapgarh district. These men had a day ago, attempted to kill the saint and stabbed him with a knife. The saint who was referred and admitted in Udaipur civil hospital, ... Read More »

Portals of Kedarnath Temple reopens for public

In Uttarakhand, the Char Dham yatra has begun, as the portal of Gangotri and Yamunotri opened for the pilgrims after winter. The portals of Kedarnath Temple reopened for public on Thursday. The idol of Lord Shiva was moved out of his winter abode at Ukhi-math’s Omkareshwar Temple on May 6. Kedarnath Temple is visited by lakhs of tourists and devotees ... Read More »

PM Modi attends Gita Aradhana Mahotsav at Iskcon Temple

He unveiled a unique Bhagwad Gita, prepared by ISKCON devotees. It measures over 2.8 meters and weighs over 800 kg. Addressing the gathering, the Prime Minister said that it is indeed a special occasion to unveil this magnificent Bhagwad Gita. He said this unique book will become a symbol of India’s knowledge, to the world. Prime Minister recalled that Lokmanya ... Read More »

2 women enter Sabarimala Temple; sanctorum shuts and re-opens

The women started their climb around midnight and reached inside the sanctum sanctorum early morning at 3:45 am. The shrine was closed at first and then re-opened, a Travancore Devaswom Board official said. Confirming that the women, in their 40s, went inside the temple under security cover, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told reporters, “It is true that they have entered. Police had ... Read More »

World’s first Children’s temple to come up soon in Banswara

Udaipur : In a bid to combat malnutrition and spread awareness on child rights, a Children’s Temple would soon be built in tribal dominant Ghatol block of Banswara district. The Bhil community has announced to provide free land for the temple and funds would be raised by means of donation. The announcement was jointly made by Banswara-Dungarpur MP Manshankar Ninama and ... Read More »