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Ambubachi Mela Begins At Kamakhya In Assam, 25 Lakh Visitors Expected This Year

Jun 22, 2019 Abdul Gani

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Union Minister of State (Independent) for Tourism and Culture Prahlad Singh Patel formally inaugurated the Mela on Friday evening.

PM Modi Offers Prayers At Lord Krishna Temple In Guruvayur

Jun 08, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

After an hour-long 'darshan' at the temple, Prime Minister Narendra Modiwill address a party meeting — Abhinandan Sabha — being organised by the BJP Kerala State committee.


Amit Shah Offers Prayers At Somnath Temple In Gujarat

The visit of Shah, the BJP candidate from Gandhinagar Lok Sabha seat, came on the eve of the conclusion of the seven-phase elections.

PM Modi Offers Prayers At Kedarnath Temple, Meditates In Cave

May 18, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The prime minister's office is learnt to have sought the views of the Election Commission on the two-day official visit of Modi to Uttarakhand.


Foundation Stone For The First Hindu Temple In Dubai Laid Today

The ceremony was conducted in the presence of Mahant Swami Maharaj, president of BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha, a religious and social organisation that will build and manage the temple.

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06 February, 2019

Hindu Temple Vandalised In Pakistan, Holy Books, Idols Burnt; PM Imran Khan Orders Probe

Outlook Web Bureau

After the incident, the Hindus in the area held a protest in the city.


31 January, 2019

Hate Crime: Hindu Temple Vandalised, Diety Sprayed With Black Paint In US

Outlook Web Bureau

The incident happened between Sunday night and Tuesday morning at the Swaminarayan Temple in the Louisville city, authorities said, who are investigating the incident as a hate crime.


31 January, 2019

Hindu Temple Desecrated In US, Vandals Blacken Idol, Leave Behind Knife As 'Message'

Outlook Web Bureau

Vandalism resulted in deity image sprayed with black paint, broken windows, walls spray-painted with inappropriate messages and graffiti.


27 January, 2019

In This Tamil Nadu Temple, Biryani Is Served As 'Prasad' During Annual Festival

Outlook Web Bureau

The temple serves Biryani as prasad wherein devotees donate funds for the prasad’s ingredients.


08 January, 2019

Liquor Bottles In Food Packets Served At UP BJP Lawmaker's Temple Event

Outlook Web Bureau

Naresh Agarwal's son Nitin had organised a sammelan (conference) for the Pasi community at the Shravan Devi Temple.


14 December, 2018

Five Dead, 80 Hospitalised After Consuming 'Prasad' In Karnataka's Chamarajnagar District

Outlook Web Bureau

After consuming the prasad, people started vomitting and began writhing with stomach pain, police said.


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29 October, 2018

Every 5 Years Before Elections, BJP Tries To Polarise Views On Ram Mandir: P. Chidambaram

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the listing of the Ayodhya title suit matter in January 2019 before an appropriate bench.


29 October, 2018

Ram Temple In Ayodhya Is Not On Our Agenda, Says Nitish Kumar

Outlook Web Bureau

The Janata Dal-United also made it categorically clear that it would accept the Supreme Court verdict in the Ayodhya title suit that would commence hearing in January 2019.


29 October, 2018

Hindus Losing Patience On Ram Temple Issue, I Fear Consequences: Giriraj Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the listing of the Ayodhya title suit matter in January 2019 before an appropriate bench.


23 October, 2018

All Indians Want Ram Temple To Be Constructed, It Is Not An Electoral Issue: Shahnawaz Hussain

Outlook Web Bureau

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat had last week demanded a law to enable construction of the Ram temple, saying it was necessary for the "self-esteem" (of the people) and to usher in an "atmosphere of goodwill and oneness".


23 October, 2018

Abhijit Iyer-Mitra Tenders ‘Unconditional Apology’ To Odisha Legislators For ‘Derogatory Remarks’ On Konark Sun Temple

Outlook Web Bureau

The House panel headed by leader of opposition Narasingh Mishra asked Abhijit to re-appear on November 2 and submit an affidavit.


18 October, 2018

Karnataka Temple Bans ‘Non-Traditional’ Clothing

Outlook Web Bureau

The Mahabaleshwar Temple in Gokarna has implemented a rigid dress code applicable to both men and women.


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17 October, 2018

Abhijit Iyer Mitra Apologises For His Comment On Konark Sun Temple

Outlook Web Bureau

The matter pertains to Mitra posting a video critical of the 13th Century Konark Temple on his Twitter handle, on September 16.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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