Ayyappa(Search results - 145)
India28, Apr 2019, 11:50 AM IST
Travancore Devaswom Board: Lord Ayyappa ‘paved the way’ to monetise crisis-hit Dhanlaxmi Bank
The Travancore Devaswom Board said in the high court that Lord Ayyappa paved the way to monetise the crisis-hit Dhanlaxmi Bank
Politics23, Apr 2019, 5:55 PM IST
Kerala's 105-year-old native reaches polling station; never once missed casting vote
Ayyappan Pillai is one of the oldest voters in Kerala. His family members accompanied him to the polling booth to ensure he exercised his franchise this Lok Sabha election.
Politics14, Apr 2019, 2:52 PM IST
Ayyappa devotees fight for Sabarimala activists; LDF, UDF term it poll code violation
The Sabarimala Karma Samithi leaders urged to end the harassment of its activists in the name of breach of law and order. Regarding this protest, the LDF and UDF have accused the Sabarimala Karma Samithi of violating the model code of conduct during Lok Sabha election.
Views12, Apr 2019, 11:24 AM IST
BJP's cry of Saranam Ayyappa seems to be paying dividends in Kerala
The BJP’s stance on the Sabarimala issue echoes the larger sentiments of the people of Kerala. Their chances of reaping its benefits in the Lok Sabha election seem rather high. Here’s how their chants of Saranam Ayyappa seems to be paying dividends.
India29, Mar 2019, 3:42 PM IST
Even Church is against interference in Sabarimala tradition: Tom Vadakkan's big claim
The new Christian face of BJP hailing from Kerala, Tom Vadakkan, spoke his heart out on the issue of Sabarimala. Vadakkan didn’t mince his words in supporting tradition over the court ban and said when the state or the court intervene beliefs, ‘it can be questioned’.
Elections29, Mar 2019, 1:37 PM IST
Key to Lok Sabha in Delhi is through Sabarimala, say Ayyappa devotees
The Ayyappa devotees have taken a new challenge in Kerala to protect Sabarimala. They have decided to vote for the party that will openly support Sabarimala and preserve the Ayyappa shrine.
Elections29, Mar 2019, 12:54 PM IST
‘Will vote for only that leader who protects Sabarimala,’ say Ayyappa devotees
Ayyappa devotees have been staging protests since October last year with an intention to preserve the tradition. With Lok Sabha election nearing, they have come up with a new strategy that they will vote for only those leaders, who will preserve their Sabarimala.
Elections24, Mar 2019, 1:17 PM IST
BJP announces fourth list, K Surendran from Pathanamthitta
Finally BJP announced its fourth list, which included Pathanamthitta candidate. K Surendran will be contesting form Pathanamthitta, where Ayyappa shrine is located.
Elections22, Mar 2019, 5:27 PM IST
Kummanam Rajasekharan hits back at Shashi Tharoor for advertising fundamentalism
Kummanam Rajasekharan said Shashi Tharoor's book cover, "Why I am a Hindu" portrayed fundamentalism and pointed out that the book covers also contained a picture of Lord Ganesha.
India15, Feb 2019, 3:43 PM IST
Two women attempt entering Sabarimala; Ayyappa devotees stop them
Andhra Pradesh women aged below 50 tried to enter the Sabarimala with others, but the Ayyappa devotees stopped them
India15, Feb 2019, 11:44 AM IST
Yogi Adityanath in Sabarimala: Vijayan govt guilty of attack on faith
Yogi Adityanath alleged that the Kerala government was acting against the believers and trying to "destroy" their faith
India14, Feb 2019, 5:54 PM IST
Vijayan interested in Sabarimala without caring for River Pamba, complain Ayyappa devotees
Sabarimala turned into a battlefield after the Supreme Court verdict on September 28, 2018. Ayyappa devotees question Kerala chief minister as to why he doesn't show any interest towards River Pamba near the holy shrine while he supports the verdict.
India9, Feb 2019, 12:40 PM IST
Kumba Puja restrictions on Ayyappa shrine even as Bindu, Kanakadurga want to enter Sabarimala again
Sabarimala executive officer D Sudheesh Kumar said that the situation in Sabarimala is not calm yet. Meanwhile, Kanakadurga and Bindu, who entered the Sabarimala shrine on January 2, told the Supreme Court on Wednesday about their resolve to enter the temple again on February 12.
India4, Feb 2019, 8:02 PM IST
Sabarimala priest stands by decision to perform purification rites, says ‘will do it again if necessary’
On January 2, the chief priest of the Sabarimala temple had closed the doors of the shrine to perform Suddhikalasam (purification) after it was confirmed that two women entered the temple through the rear entrance and had darshan of Lord Ayyappa.