Temples(Search results - 56)
India10, Aug 2020, 1:22 PM
Swaminarayan Akshardham: A tale of twin Hindu Temples
Here is the story of two Akshardham temples. One is situated in National Capital Delhi and it is the world’s largest comprehensive Hindu temple while the other one, situated in London is the largest Hindu temple outside the country
India2, Aug 2020, 10:40 AM
Bhumi puja at Ayodhya: Hindu temples in North America to hold prayers to celebrate event
Several Hindu temples across North America will be holding prayers to celebrate the historic bhumi puja at Ayodhya
India31, May 2020, 11:28 AM
Lockdown jeopardises lives of priests as they struggle to make ends meet
Priests and temples are facing massive trouble as the lockdown has ensured a nosedive in the number of devotees visiting temples
India17, May 2020, 1:27 PM
Kashi Vishwanath mahant takes punitive step, bans Congress’ Prithviraj Chavan from entering temple
Mahant of Kashi Vishwanath temple has banned Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan from entering the temple because of his controversial remarks against gold lying with Hindu temples
Culture Shauk5, Feb 2020, 4:06 PM
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.
Culture17, Dec 2019, 6:52 PM
From Soul To Solar, These Religious Places Are Powering India's Go Green Movement
Places of worship in India are making a green statement by using solar energy to power prayers across the country.
India13, Nov 2019, 10:11 AM
Guru Nanak Jayanti: Golden temple and skies light up in celebration
In view of the Guru Nanak Jayanti celebration, the Golden Temple in Amritsar was lit up. While the pathway to the temples were lit up with diyas and candles, the skies were lit up with fireworks.
World16, Sep 2019, 10:41 AM
Hindu teacher attacked in Pakistan; school, temples vandalised over 'blasphemy'
Angry protestors in Pakistan's Sindh province vandalised a school and three Hindu temples. They claimed that a teacher uttered derogatory remarks against the Prophet of Islam
Culture11, Sep 2019, 12:51 PM
Happy Onam: Kerala celebrates festival with traditional fervour, food, fun
People wear traditional attire and offer prayers at temples, while the day is marked with feast and festivities, including cultural programmes. Heavy rush is witnessed at temples, including the famous hill shrine of Lord Ayappa at Sabarimala and Sree Krishna Temple at Guruvayur
India11, Sep 2019, 9:34 AM
Special prayers offered to Moon God for communication with Vikram Lander
Prayers to establish contact with Vikram Lander: Devotees offered special prayers at Sri Kailasanathar Temple in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu. It is one of the nine temples dedicated to Navagraha (nine planets).
India27, Aug 2019, 9:13 AM
Tamil Nadu: Another blast kills 1, injures 4 in Thiruporur
An explosion near a temple in Thiruporur has created panic in the area after one person died and four others were injured. A portion of the temple's compound wall and that of the neighbouring structure were damaged due to the explosion
Shows26, Aug 2019, 6:31 PM
Temple run for these politicos in Tamil Nadu when stomachs of poor remain empty
Temples are being built for politicos and actors in the state of Tamil Nadu at the cost of farmers and the poor. A group belonging to the SC are to build a temple for late DMK chief M Karunanidhi. Watch how people make these political figures God-like on MyNation's Simplified By.
Politics22, Aug 2019, 2:16 PM
Jagan Mohan Reddy could not light electric lamp; Andhra Pradesh BJP douses fire
Taking to Twitter, the BJP in Andhra Pradesh had said that the chief minister fooled voters by visiting temples and likened him to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi by saying that it was a ploy to woo voters. However, as the truth emerged, the BJP withdrew its claims and said that few party leaders mistook an electric lamp for a traditional ceremonial lamp.
India5, Aug 2019, 6:23 PM
Sawan Jhoola Mela: Article 370 scrapped; tight security in Ayodhya temples
Tight security has been arranged at the Sawan Jhoola Mela (swing festival) being held in 7,000 temples in and around Ayodhya, following the scrapping of Article 370 that denies Jammu and Kashmir special status hence forth.