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Culture ShaukFeb 5, 2020, 4:06 PM IST
The Rich History Of Brihadeeswarar Or Big Temple In Thanjavur
After 23 years, the 6th mega consecration ceremony also known as Kumbabishekam took place today at the Brihadeeswarar Temple or the Big Temple in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu. The last event held in 1997 was delayed by a day as a massive fire engulfed the yagasalai leading to the death of 40 people in a stampede. The rituals were carried out both in Tamil and Sanskrit, after the court ordered to hold rituals and pujas in accordance with the agama principles. A team of Odhuvars recited the Thevaram, Thiruvasagam, Thirumurai and other hymns in Tamil during the consecration. Let’s find out more about the rich history of this famous Hindu temple in this episode of Culture 'Shauk' with Sunita Iyer.
EntertainmentJul 24, 2019, 2:41 PM IST
Tamil film director Pa Ranjith issued bail in ‘controversial speech’ case
Ranjith allegedly made derogatory remarks against Rajaraja Cholan I which could have generated enmity among people. When Ranjith’s anticipatory plea was presented before justice P Rajamanickam in June, the judge said that the director will not be arrested, but that he would have to wait for the hearing scheduled for June 19
IndiaJul 11, 2019, 2:24 PM IST
Punjab: Minor girl raped in Hoshiarpur, accused persons confess to crime
A minor girl was raped by men near Cholang railway station in Hoshiarpur, Punjab. Accused have been arrested and have confessed to the crime.
IndiaDec 4, 2018, 3:32 PM IST
Heavy rains to lash parts of coastal Tamil Nadu
Ponneri and Cholavaram in Tiruvallur district recorded 13 cm and 8 cm, respectively, followed by Kelambakkam (Kancheepuram) at 7 cm.