15 Nov 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Vrindavan on Sunday to lay the foundation stone for building Lord Krishna's 'Chandrodaya' temple, which is expected to be thrice as the height of 72.5 metre-high Qutub Minar.
16 Nov 2014
Vrindavan (UP): The holy town of Vrindavan should strive to become the world center for spiritual enlightenment, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Sunday after performing a special "puja" for the construction of the world tallest Shri Krishna temple here.
14 Nov 2014
Mathura: To keep monkeys at bay during President Pranab Mukherjee's visit to Banke Behari temple in Vrindavan on November 16, the district administration had decided to deploy langurs but it had to abort the plan following outcry from wildlife activists.
12 Nov 2014
Lucknow: President Pranab Mukherjee will be visiting the famous Bankey Bihari temple in Vrindavan on November 16, officials said on Wednesday. A high-level security arrangement has been made for the presidential visit since the temple is located in a very narrow lane.
15 Nov 2014
Lucknow: Acting on Supreme Court orders, the Uttar Pradesh government on Friday directed officials concerned to ensure removal of religious encroachments from public places in the state. A directive to this effect was issued by chief secretary Alok Ranjan in compliance with the apex court order of September 29, 2009.
04 Nov 2014
Vrindavan: President Pranab Mukherjee will lay the foundation stone for Chandrodaya Mandir, a 213-metre high temple dedicated to Lord Krishna, here Nov 16, an official said Tuesday. The Rs 300-crore project will be completed in five years, said project director Bharat Prabhu.
06 Nov 2014
Chandigarh: Thousands of devotees thronged the holiest of Sikh shrines, 'Harmandar Sahib', popularly known as Golden Temple, in Amritsar and other gurdwaras across Punjab and Haryana Thursday on Gurpurab - the birth anniversary of Sikhism's founder, Guru Nanak Dev.
31 Oct 2014
Hyderabad: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday stressed the need for making police stations as "temples of justice" as he advised police personnel to develop a sense of social responsibility to serve the public.
20 Oct 2014
Lucknow: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Monday insisted that a "grand temple" be built in Ayodhya and hoped the Narendra Modi government will take up the issue seriously and fulfill BJP's poll promise.
20 Oct 2014
Mangalore: The Kudroli Gokarnanath Temple here is set to break the conventional practices this Diwali by allowing over 5,000 widows to offer pujas in the temple premises, authorities said.