Devaswom Board(Search results - 31)
IndiaNov 16, 2019, 12:43 PM IST
Sabarimala pilgrimage: Activist Trupti Desai to visit shrine with or without protection
Ahead of the opening of the Sabarimala Temple, Kerala devaswom board minister K Surendran had on November 15 said the state government will not provide protection to women devotees visiting the temple. Those who need protection should get an order from the Supreme Court. However, women’s rights activist Trupti Desai has stated that she will visit the shrine after November 20, whether or not she is given protection.
IndiaNov 15, 2019, 2:12 PM IST
Sabarimala verdict: Temple gears up for peaceful pilgrimage season
The battle over women’s entry into the Sabarimala temple continues as the pilgrimage season is about to begin. The Supreme Court has referred the matter to a larger Constitution bench, saying it needs detailed examination. Travancore Devaswom Board hopes for a peaceful pilgrimage.
IndiaApr 28, 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
IndiaFeb 6, 2019, 5:58 PM IST
Sabarimala: Pandalam royal family lash out at Devaswom Board and LDF government
The Travancore Devaswom Board changed stance on the Supreme Court verdict allowing the entry of women into the temple has met the ire of the Pandalam royal family. Earlier, the Board had taken a stand against the SC verdict and sought more time to implement the verdict.
IndiaJan 3, 2019, 6:00 PM IST
Pinarayi Vijayan playing substandard drama at Sabarimala; protests to go ‘Jallikattu’ way
Pinarayi Vijayan's move to let women enter Sabarimala in the middle of the night through the back door is a cowardly act. Devaswom Board is anti-Hindu. But the Ayyappa devotees have a two-way approach to fight this legally.
IndiaJan 2, 2019, 6:43 PM IST
Travancore Devaswom Board to take action against thantri for purification rites; devotees protest
Travancore Devaswom Board member N Vijaykumar said they would seek an explanation from the thantri for conducting purification rites. Following this incident, a huge protest was witnessed in front of the Travancore Devaswom Board office.
IndiaDec 28, 2018, 7:55 PM IST
Kerala government did not want women to enter Sabarimala: Kadakampally Surendran
The Kerala government did not want women to enter Sabarimala temple, said Devaswom minister Kadakampally Surendran. The government cannot say it could not implement the SC order, he said.
IndiaDec 6, 2018, 1:01 PM IST
Kerala HC approves Sabarimala ropeway survey
The Kerala high court has given approval for the project submitted by the Devaswom board. The focus of the survey will be on the number of trees to be cut down and the distance between concrete pillars.
IndiaNov 25, 2018, 11:55 AM IST
Sabarimala temple row: Devaswom Board under pressure from Kerala government to support ‘2 days for women’ stand
When the chief minister met the tantri’s family and Panthalam royal family representatives, he had put forward the suggestion to reserve two days for women at Sabarimala. However, the representatives strongly opposed this
IndiaNov 24, 2018, 11:29 AM IST
Former DGP Senkumar to Amit Shah: Sabarimala must be 'in believers’ hands'
Senkumar slammed the allegations that he was selected to be the next Governor of Kerala. He also said that he met Amit Shah to request him to make laws so that all temples including Sabarimala as well as the Devaswom Boards are in the hands of believers.
IndiaNov 19, 2018, 1:20 PM IST
Devaswom board to move plea in Supreme Court seeking time to implement Sabarimala verdict
LDF government maintains a strong stand to implement the Supreme Court verdict on Sabarimala. The Travancore Devaswom Board's president A Padmakumar said that they would move the apex court with the help of advocate Chandra Uday Singh seeking time to implement the Sabarimala verdict.
IndiaNov 17, 2018, 7:20 PM IST
Sabarimala row: Devaswom Board a big disaster, says Mohandas Pai
Mohandas Pai, Chairman of Manipal Global Education, talks about the Sabarimala row and what according to him, is going wrong in the handling of the situation
IndiaNov 16, 2018, 6:35 PM IST
Sabarimala temple opens: 250 Ayyappa devotees face police cases for protesting against Trupti Desai
Sabarimala temple has opened for 70-day-long annual pilgrimage. The current priest will hand over the keys of the sanctum sanctorum to the new priest.
IndiaNov 16, 2018, 3:19 PM IST
Sabarimala row: Devaswom Board tries to buy time to implement Supreme Court order
Devaswom Board is trying to find a middle ground considering it does not want to fight with pro-Hindu groups, devotees or with the ruling party.
IndiaOct 28, 2018, 6:40 PM IST
Kerala: Cochin Devaswom Board to appoint 54 non-Brahmin priests including 7 from SC/ST
Out of a total of 70 appointments, only 16 were from the upper castes. Out of the 54 appointments from the backward castes, 31 were in terms of merit