18 Dec 2014
Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Wednseday directed officials to take steps to ensure the famous 'Yadagirigutta temple' in the state becomes a major spiritual centre.
12 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday refused to grant any interim relief to a housing society which moved a plea seeking to restrain Delhi Development Authority (DDA) from demolishing a temple built allegedly illegally on the authority's land here.
13 Dec 2014
Kathmandu: India on Saturday said that the sapling of holy Bodhi tree was planted in a temple in Lumbini, the birth place of Gautam Buddha in Nepal, as per the directions given by the Nepalese authorities.
11 Dec 2014
Sabarimala (Kerala): It is a unique post office, and one of its main tasks is to deliver letters to God.
30 Nov 2014
New Delhi: From the outside it looks imposing and its unique circular shape makes it one of the landmarks of the Indian capital and a prime tourist attraction. But the 87-year-old Parliament House, a heritage building and India's "temple of democracy", is falling into disrepair with leaking pipes, damp walls, space crunch and much wear and tear leading many to ask whether it is safe to continue in this building. .
27 Nov 2014
Dehradhun: Doors of the famous Badrinath temple in Garhwal Himalayas were closed on Thursday for winters, concluding the Charm Dham Yatra.
22 Nov 2014
Cuttack: Orissa High Court has asked the state government to make proper and foolproof arrangements for every devotee to pay obeisance to the deities at Jagannath Temple in Puri during Nabakalebar festival next year. The HC order came on Friday while adjudicating over a PIL concerning the safety and security of the devotees during the mega festival next year.
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.
29 Nov 2014
Kathmandu: Over 5,000 buffaloes have been slaughtered in a mass animal sacrifice festival in Nepal, believed to be the world's largest such ritual, despite efforts by animal rights activists to end the "barbaric" practice.
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.