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The riches and mysteries of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Webster’s Dictionary defines “wealthy” as “having abundant possessions and especially material wealth.” Now multiply that by the highest number you can think of and we have Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. If not, how would you describe the richest temple in the world? The 8th century Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple is one of 108 temples […]

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Modi government tough on temple attacks and Sikh fundamentalism, Canada-UK on radar

The Modi government has started considering various options to give a strong response to these incidents in Canada and Britain. The Modi government is monitoring events in Britain and Canada. Image Credit Source: PTI In the UK and parts of Canada, these Sikh fundamentalism Or there have been reports of attacks on Hindu temples. Meanwhile, […]

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Detroit Masonic Temple Celebrates 100 Years Since Its First Cornerstone Was Laid – And We Still Don’t Understand What Exactly Freemasons Are Doing | Detroit Metro News | Detroit

Click to enlarge se7enfifteen On Saturday, the Masonic Temple will host a celebration of the centenary of the laying of its first stone. Work on the imposing building was never completed. The Detroit Masonic Temple is where worlds meet. It’s a place where Jack White can get married in front of a crowd of nearly […]

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‘Temple’ for Yogi Adityanath? Dear Hindus, stop this nonsense!

A ‘temple’ for Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has stood about 25 kilometers from Ayodhya on the Ayodhya-Prayagraj highway in the village of Bhadarsa. The Chief Minister’s idol shows him carrying a bow and arrow and an ‘aarti’ is performed every night. Prabhakar Maurya who built the structure said, “Yogi Adityanath built Ram’s temple […]

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Temple University Institute on Disabilities Receives 2022 Pew Center for Arts & Heritage Project Grant for RHYTHM BATH

The Institute on Disabilities at Temple University received a project grant of $345,348, including $57,560 in general operating support, from the Pew Center for Arts & Heritage. The support will be used to present the world premiere of Rhythm Bath, a suite of immersive and enduring dance performance-installations by choreographer Susan Marshall and set designer […]

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A Buddhist temple in Beijing reopens after five years of renovation

A Buddhist temple built and expanded during the Ming and Qing dynasties (1368-1911) in western Beijing has reopened after a five-year renovation. Wanshou Temple (the Temple of Longevity), open to visitors since Sept. 16, has undergone the fifth large-scale repair in its history, according to Wang Dan, curator of the Beijing Art Museum. It is […]

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interpol: the 90th General Assembly of Interpol will have the logo inspired by the tank of the temple of Konark

Designs inspired by the chariot wheels of the 13th-century architectural marvel Konark Sun Temple will be the logo for Interpol’s 90th General Assembly, officials said. The evening, which begins next month, is expected to bring together law enforcement officers from 195 countries. The logo recently unveiled by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), organizing the […]

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Auction: PM Modi’s NCC alumni map, Ram temple models among wanted items

The online auction of more than 1,200 items started on Saturday and will run until October 2 The online auction of more than 1,200 items started on Saturday and will run until October 2 Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s NCC alumni card, several models of the upcoming Ram Temple in Ayodhya and a statue of the […]

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When a temple in southern Laos was an important Hindu pilgrimage center

In 2022, it’s hard to imagine that the predominantly Theravada Buddhist republic of Laos, traditionally part of the Sinosphere, was once home to a civilization and temple complex that was a major center of Hinduism in Southeast Asia. East. Almost all traces of Hinduism in what includes modern Laos were wiped out after major empires […]

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Mythical Beasts: Dragons and Temple Architecture in Taiwan – News

Mythical Beasts: Dragons and Temple Architecture in Taiwan – News – RTI Radio Taiwan International Hello dear friends! You must enable Javascript in order to use all the features of RTI. However, it appears that JavaScript has been disabled or is not supported by your browser. Please change your browser options to enable Javascript […]

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Mirza Ghalib’s poem on Benares is an ode to the cosmopolitan heritage of the ancient city

Benares is a palimpsest of India’s layers of devotion, history and culture; each layer separated by the faith and beliefs of devotees, residents and visitors. It is the city of Shiva and indeed called the spiritual capital of India. It is also a city of lamps and light, of life and death. It’s a town […]

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Mukesh Ambani visits Guruvayur Temple after seeking blessings at Tirupati Balaji

Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries, offered prayers at the Guruvayur Shri Krishna Temple in Kerala. This was Mukesh Ambani’s third visit to a temple this week. Earlier on Monday, Mukesh Ambani visited Shrinathji Temple in Nathdwara of Rajasthan and on Friday he visited and offered prayers at Tirupati Balaji Temple in Andhra Pradesh. Mukesh […]

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UNESCO World Heritage Site Status: Team Completes State Visit to Somnathpur Temple

The UNESCO team also visits Belur, Halebid; Mysuru DC translate local views in Kannada to English T. Narasipur: A team from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) visited the 13th century Chennakeshava Temple at Somnathpur in Mysuru yesterday before concluding his tour of Hoysala Monuments in Karnataka. The team, led by Tiang […]

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Hoard of Islamic-era gold and silver coins discovered behind Egyptian temple

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered a nearly 1,000-year-old cache of gold and silver coins behind a temple in Esna, a city along the Nile. The treasure, which was discovered by a team of researchers from Egyptyou‘s Supreme Council for Archaeology, includes coins minted in different parts of the Islamic era, which began in 610 AD (opens […]

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Mukesh Ambani blessed by an elephant in viral Tirupati temple photos, know its meaning

Image source: INSTAGRAM/VIRALBHAYANI Mukesh Ambani visited Tirupati temple in Andhra Pradesh On Friday, Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), prayed outside the ancient hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara, near Tirumala. In an image that has gone viral on social media, Ambani was seen seeking blessings from an elephant. The animal’s trunk was touched […]

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‘Khalistan Zindabad’ graffiti painted on a Hindu temple in Toronto

International ‘Khalistan Zindabad’ graffiti painted on a Hindu temple in Toronto September 15, 2022 Some Khalistan extremists in Canada on Wednesday vandalized the BAPS Swaminarayan Temple in Toronto in an unprovoked attack and wrote anti-Indian graffiti on it. In several videos shared on social media, the walls of the temple were painted with the slogans […]

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Brahmastra Success: Ranbir Kapoor and Ayan Mukerji Visit Somnath Temple to Express Their Gratitude

Brahmastra, the fantasy adventure film which hit theaters on Friday, September 9, has achieved blockbuster status at the box office. The Ranbir Kapoor-Alia Bhatt star, which is director Ayan Mukerji’s passion project, is witnessing a massive rush of audiences despite mixed reviews. By the end of the first week of release, Brahmastra has already become […]

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A Typical Pallava Era Siva Temple in Kanchipuram – The New Indian Express

Express press service CHENNAI: Matangeshwara (Siva) Temple is one of many Pallava-era shrines in Kanchipuram, which was the ancient capital of the Pallava dynasty. Like other temples built during this period, this shrine was built using sandstone blocks with granite near the top and bottom. The architectural style is typical of the Pallava era. This […]

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Karnataka: A UNESCO expert visits the Hoysaleshwara temple at Halebedu. Here’s why | bangalore

Written by Pathi Venkata Thadhagath | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan After several attempts by the Karnataka government to inscribe the Hoysala temples on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) list of World Heritage Sites, an expert, Tiong Kian Boom, has visited Hoysaleshwara temple on Wednesday at Halebeedu. He has examined the architecture […]

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Officials from the United Arab Emirates and India join the construction stage of the Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi

According to the mission, the Ambassador, Minister of State for Foreign Trade Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi; Dr Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili, Chairman of the Community Development Department in Abu Dhabi, and Dr Tayeb A Kamali, Director General of Education Development and Training at the Ministry of Interior, also interacted with the team. construction […]

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Billy Holland: God builds his temple with living stones | Features

As a Christian writer, I am blessed with God providing me with ideas and spiritual considerations to pass on to others. He creates opportunities for me to share, however, what I do is nothing more special than how millions of other Christians serve Him, and I humbly acknowledge that most are more talented and effective […]

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Warangal Bhadhrakali Temple – The Original Home of the Kohinoor Diamond?

Delhi: Koh-i-Noor, or the “Mountain of Light”, is the largest cut diamond in the world that now reigns among the British Crown Jewels. There are many legends and lore that swirl in association with this one in a million gem. Of the many stories there, one is rooted in the state of Telangana. It is […]

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Lord Ram’s idol will be placed in Ayodhya’s Ram temple by January 2024, according to Trust gen secy

Sep 12-2022 23:11 Ayodhya: The idol of Lord Ram will be placed in the sanctum sanctorum of the Grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya around January 14, 2024, Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust Secretary General Champat Rai said on Monday.He said that the ground floor of the grand temple currently under construction will be ready by […]

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Mukesh Ambani visits Srinathji Temple in Rajasthan

Vishal Bawa is the son of Goswami Tilakayat Shri Rakeshji Maharaj who is the first direct descendant of Shri Vallabhacharya. Strong points Mukesh Ambani visited Shrinathji temple at Nathdwara in Rajasthan Lord Shrinathji is a form of Lord Krishna, 7 years old The Ambani family strongly believes in Shrinathji Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Industries, […]

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The Kohinoor actually belonged to this Telangana temple, the story goes

The priceless Kohinoor Diamond, which is now on display at London’s Jewel House, originally belonged to a temple in Telangana. King Pulakeshin II of the Chalukya Dynasty built the Bhadrakali Temple in 625 AD at Warangal, Telangana. When the rulers of Kakatiya took control of the region, they made Goddess Bhadrakali their “Kula Devatha” and […]

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Long battle fought for the temple of Ram; Tomorrow will be given at Narsinghpur Ashram

Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati, the Shankaracharya of Jyotimath Badrinath and Sharda Peeth Dwarka, has died aged 98. He breathed his last at Paramhansi Ganga Ashram in Jhoteshwar, Narsinghpur at 3:30 p.m. He had been ill for a long time. Swami Swaroopanandji also went to prison in the struggle for freedom. He also fought a long legal […]

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Living on purpose: God builds his temple with living stones – West Central Tribune

As a Christian writer, I am blessed with God providing me with ideas and spiritual considerations to pass on to others. He creates opportunities for me to share; however, what I do is nothing more special than how millions of other Christians serve it, and I humbly acknowledge that most are more talented and effective […]

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Bimal Patel: the architect of the Central Vista project, Jagannath temple

The Central Vista project in New Delhi, Kashi Vishwanath Dham in Varanasi, Sabarmati Riverfront Development in Ahmedabad or the Jagannath Temple master plan in Puri – all these symbols of India’s cultural and urban landscape can be located in different corners of the country, but a common name with these landmarks is Bimal Patel, the […]

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Flush your prayers down the toilet at this unique Japanese temple

A new way to pray at the porcelain altar. You can find many temples in Japan where people go to pray for good relationships, but there are also temples designed to help people break relationships. ▼ One of those temples where you can break bad ties is Mantokuji Temple in Gunma prefecture. During the Edo […]

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After 119 years, ASI begins removal of sand from Konark Temple’s ‘Jagamohana’ for conservation

A groundbreaking ceremony was held at the world famous Sun Temple premises in Konark on Thursday ahead of the process of sand removal from the temple’s ‘Jagamohana’ (audience hall) by the Archaeological Survey of India. (ASI) for retention purposes. According to reports, in 1903, the three gates of the Temple of the Sun, including the […]

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University of Bengaluru students and teachers protest construction of temple on campus | LOOK

On Friday, students and staff of the Jnanabharathi campus of the University of Bengaluru (BU) staged a massive protest against the construction of the new Ganesha temple inside the premises. Hundreds of students gathered in front of the administrative block to demand that the university authorities withdraw the authorization planned for the construction of the […]

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After 119 years, sand removal from Temple of the Sun will begin in Odisha – The New Indian Express

Express press service BHUBANESWAR: One hundred and nineteen years after being sealed off by the British, the sand from the imposing Jagamohan of the 13th century Sun Temple at Konark will finally be evacuated. The process began on Thursday with the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) beginning construction of a mechanical working platform on the […]

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Living by Purpose: God Built His Temple With Living Stones – Harlan Enterprise

Living on purpose: God builds his temple with living stones Posted 3:18 p.m. Thursday, September 8, 2022 By Billy Holland Contributing author As a Christian writer, I am blessed with God providing me with ideas and spiritual considerations to pass on to others. He creates opportunities for me to share. However, what I do is […]

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Madurai to Philadelphia: Journey of the Temple Stones. Art historian Darielle Mason compiles her findings in a new book

Darielle Mason searches for clues to the century-old ‘puzzle’ that is the famous ‘mandapam’ installation at the Philadelphia Museum of Art Darielle Mason searches for clues to the century-old ‘puzzle’ that is the famous ‘mandapam’ installation at the Philadelphia Museum of Art The pillared temple hall or Mandapam at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (PMA) […]

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Yogi said at Gorakshpeeth, Gorakhpur regarding the legacy of temple building in Ayodhya

Gorakhpur: CM Yogi Adityanath (yogi adityanath Describing the life of Lord Rama as an inspiration to all mankind, he said, whoever listened to Rama’s story, his suffering was removed. Yogi is also the Peethadheeshwar of Gorakhnath Temple of Gorakhpur.Today he was speaking at Gorakhnath temple during the inauguration of Shri Ram Katha Gyan Yagya on […]

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From Dassam Falls to Jagannath Temple, 4 Best Places to Visit in Ranchi

When work pressure and tight deadlines wear us down, all we crave is a long vacation in mountains, hills or distant sea beaches to rejuvenate and refresh our spirits. India, known as the ‘land of diversity’, is home to several phenomenal places that can instantly lift our spirits. If you are an ardent traveler, looking […]

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Hina Khan visits this iconic Buddhist temple in Bangkok on a trip to Thailand

Hina Khan is bitten by the travel virus. The actress recently wowed her Instagram followers with some dream vacation photos on the Phi Phi Islands. Wearing a multi-colored crop top and skirt, Hina posed in style on a boat in the clear blue waters. After the Phi Phi Islands, the fashionista visited an iconic Buddhist […]

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Hidimba Devi Temple in Manali: Times, Architecture, Legends and How to Get There

festivals oi-Pundreeka Valli Located in the land of gods, rishis and goddesses, amidst the sprawling beauty of Manali, one can find the temple dedicated to Goddess Hidimba, who is the guardian angel of the Manali region, extends her protection to the whole surroundings with his presence and his piety. Walking among tall Deodar trees, and […]

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Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor avoid entering Mahakaleshwar temple in Ujjain after protests erupt over her decade-old beef comment

Actors Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt were unable to enter the Mahakaleshwar temple for the Sandhya Aarti after Hindu groups staged protests outside the Ujjain temple against their upcoming film. brahmastra. Director Ayan Mukerji, however, entered the temple’s inner sanctum; he also took to social media to post a photo of himself at the temple. […]

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$300,000 in federal grants for Temple Beth Zion and Temple Beth-El through the Department of Homeland Security

Tue 6 September 2022 2.55 pm Synagogues and other places of worship have come under attack in recent years Congressman Brian Higgins announced a federal grant totaling $300,000 to Temple Beth Zion in Buffalo and Temple Beth-El in Niagara Falls. Funded by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and awarded through the Nonprofit Security Grants […]

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Buddhist temple on Lanai abandons tradition to fight decline

It’s time for the Saturday morning good service, a celebration of the time of year when devotees of Jodo Shinshu Buddhism believe the spirits of the dead return to visit living descendants. But the Lanai Hongwanji mission is empty. The doors to the golden altar, which survived seizure during a period of World War II […]

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HC orders notice to TN

CHENNAI: The First Bench consisting of Chief Justice Munishwar Nath Bhandari and Justice N Mala on Monday ordered a notice to the Department of Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (HR and CE) to file within four weeks the response to a petition alleging several irregularities and improper management of the Arulmigu Veerateeswarar temple in Kancheepuram. […]

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Colossal History of Hateshwari Mata Temple, Himachal Pradesh

History of Hateshwari Mata Temple: Located in Jubbal (Hatkoti), Hatkoti Temple is about 100 kilometers from the capital of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla. The beautiful temple is located on the banks of the “Pubber” river, in the middle of a majestic valley covered with trees. Himachal Pradesh has several temples dedicated to various gods and goddesses, […]

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VOX POPULI: Temple organizes services to send objects, shameful messages online

Daruma dolls, battledores, “hina” dolls and soft toys are among the items brought to Kokujoji, a Buddhist temple in Tsubame, Niigata Prefecture, by patrons who want memorial services held for them. Customers have so many memories of items that they don’t have the heart to casually dispose of them. Temple officials take the items and […]

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An ancient destroyed Buddhist temple in Lhasa comes back to life as a modern art gallery

Ding Yi’s exhibition at Jebum-gang Art Center in July 2022 Photo: Courtesy of Zhang Junyan Located 3,600 meters above sea level, a residential district of Lhasa hides the one and only mandala building (a symbolic Buddhist symmetrical structure) in the Xizang Autonomous Region in southwestern China. Once used as a granary for decades, it is […]

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Martand Temple Kashmir UPSC: Martand Temple History, destruction

About 1200 years ago, a great king built a great temple, dedicated to Martand, the Sun god. The temple had mighty walls of gray stone, its courtyard was filled with river water that glistened and shimmered in the sun, and it had “something of the rigidity and strength of the Egyptian temple and something of […]

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Sri Koragajja Temple, Bolar – Mangalore: History, Legend and Meaning

festivals oi-Pundreeka Valli Koragajja is a very important deity for the inhabitants of Tulu Nadu in present-day Karnataka. It is irreverent to say that the deity is a spirit from the Tulu Nadu region, as he is the presiding deity of almost every household in Tulu for whom life simply does not go on without […]

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Shiba Inu Reveals First Concept of SHIB: WAGMI Metaverse Temple

– Advertising – Shiba Inu unveils yet another concept for its metaverse project. The Shiba Inu development branch has shared the details of the concept of the next SHIB: The Metaverse WAGMI (We’re All Gonna Make It) Temple. According a blog post today by Shiba InuWAGMI Temple will introduce a Zen realm with calm meditation, […]

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Colorful floating flowers welcome visitors to the temple in western Japan

KAWANISHI, Hyogo — A Buddhist temple in this western Japanese city has put a colorful spin on its water bowls, filling them with seasonal flowers that float on the surface of the water. Periwinkle flowers float in a bowl of water at Kougen-ji temple in Kawanishi city, Hyogo […]

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Temple football coach Stan Drayton is ready to make the most of his first head coaching opportunity

Sep 2, 2022 Pete ThamelESPN PHILADELPHIA — After 14 jobs in 10 states, two decades of moving trucks and three years of living away from his family, Stan Drayton finally got the calling he had spent his entire career chasing. In December, Temple athletic director Arthur Johnson offered Drayton the job of the school’s next […]

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S Jaishankar visits the first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi

India’s External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar visited the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for 3 days. During his 3-day tour, he visited Abu Dhabi’s premier Hindu temple on Wednesday on the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi. The BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir is currently under construction. The minister felt elated after visiting the first temple in Abu Dhabi […]

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Kelzar’s Varad Vinayak Ganesh Temple: Where Wishes Come True

By Narendra Deshmukh THE ‘Varadavinayak’ Ganesh of Kelzar is known to grant all wishes and is therefore visited by devotees throughout the year. However, during the 10-day Ganeshotsav festival, the buzz of devotional activities reaches a crescendo. Nestled in a picturesque hilly landscape just 52 km from Nagpur and 26 km from Wardha, the Kelzar […]

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Jaishankar visits the first Hindu temple under construction in Abu Dhabi

NNA | Updated: 01 Sep 2022 09:32 STI Abu Dhabi [UAE]September 1 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, who is on a three-day visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), visited the Hindu temple under construction in Abu Dhabi, which would be the first traditional temple on the peninsula Arabic and expressed his happiness at […]

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Minister S Jaishankar visits the site of Abu Dhabi’s first Hindu temple

The temple will stand on 55,000 square meters of land. Abu Dhabi: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar visited the site of the Hindu temple under construction – the first in Abu Dhabi – on Wednesday and described it as “a symbol of peace, tolerance and harmony”. S Jaishankar, who arrived in the United Arab Emirates […]

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Mandore Ganesh Temple: Celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi with a Touch of Rajasthani

Mandore Ganesh Temple: Celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi with a Touch of Rajasthani Praying Ravana and Ganesh in the same temple Decorations of Lord Ganesh in Mandore (Photo: Soumik Roy/Pinterest) While India celebrates Ganesh Chaturthi, most tourists wanting a glimpse of the festivities can choose Maharashtra or Karnataka. But there are other parts of India that offer […]

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Explanation: How are temple affairs handled in left-wing ruled Kerala?

In an old video widely circulated on social media, former Supreme Court Justice Indu Malhotra is told that communist governments want to take control of the temples with an eye on their income. His remarks were denied by the Democratic Left Front government of Kerala who also pointed to the aid that has been given […]

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ShibaSwap brings out the details of the Hub: WAGMI Temple

ShibaSwap announces that it will soon unveil details about the Hub: WAGMI Temple. More hubs have been lined up, with the intro hub being discussed first. Community members were invited to contribute their thoughts and collaborate during the development process. ShibaSwap is committed to providing a combination of soothing sensations, natural beauty, meditation and spiritual […]

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Ganeshotsav: This year’s Bandra West mandal in Mumbai recreates the 52ft Pashupatinath temple

The Bandra West Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal in Mumbai, famous for recreating significant temples during the annual Ganesh festival, created a 52-foot replica of Kathmandu’s famous Pashupatinath temple this year. This Ganesh mandal is also known for its use of colored lights in various formations which attract huge crowds. Last year, organizers successfully created a replica […]

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Rabbi Amy Wallk, honored for 15 years at Temple Beth El, ‘loves the job, what I do’

SPRINGFIELD — A celebration at Temple Beth El on Sunday honored Rabbi Amy S. Wallk for her leadership there and raised more than $100,000 for the conservative Jewish synagogue whose origins in the city date back to 1912. The Crystal Concert Celebration highlighted Wallk’s accomplishments over the past 15 years, including a merger with a […]

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Satanic Temple hosts “After School Satan Club” at Pennsylvania school

article The officials of a Pennsylvania School District authorize the Satanic Temple to hold a back-to-school event at a high school. Administrators with the York County North School District authorize the Satanic Temple to host the event at Northern High School in Dillsburg, Pennsylvania. The event is a back-to-school party for the After School Satan […]

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President Nelson Presides at Groundbreaking for Temple in Ephraim, Utah

The Prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints presided over the dedication of the Ephraim Utah Temple on Saturday, August 27, 2022. Downloadable B-roll and SOT Temple Square is always beautiful in the spring. Gardeners work to prepare the ground for General Conference. © 2012 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. 1 […]

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Madurai: a temple city and its stories of glory

It is strange but heartwarming to note how Madurai effortlessly blends the magic of tradition with modernity. He does not draw the fine line between the two worlds on tiptoe but brings together the contradictions, engulfing everything in his synergy. Thoonga Nagaram — the city that never sleeps; the city which is one of the […]

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Doddamallur Krishna Temple: Iconography, Architecture, Legends, History and Significance

festivals oi-Pundreeka Valli At a distance of about 60 km from Bangalore, about a mile from Channapatna, on the Mysore – Bangalore highway, one can spot the tall tower of this famous Aprameya Temple which invites you to experience its magical touch in your life. By traveling a few meters further, one can surely reach […]

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Rohtak: Temple Architecture Exhibition : The Tribune India

Rohtak: A five-day national workshop on “Artistic Interpretation of Hindu Temple Architecture”, organized by the Planning and Architecture Department of Pt Lakhmi State University of Performing and Visual Arts Chand, ended Friday. The closing ceremony took place in the presence of Vice-Chancellor Gajendra Chauhan. An exhibition presenting the works created during the workshop was also […]

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Why George Lucas Made Temple of Doom an Indiana Jones Prequel

Although it’s the second film in the franchise, Temple of Doom is a prequel to Raiders of the Lost Ark – but why did George Lucas make that decision? Although this is the second film in the franchise, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom was actually written as a prequel for an interesting narrative […]

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Why Temple of Doom is Quentin Tarantino’s Favorite Indiana Jones Movie

Acclaimed filmmaker Quentin Tarantino reveals why Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom is his favorite film in the franchise. Quentin Tarantino revealed why Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom is his favorite Indiana Jones movie. Since bursting onto the movie scene in 1992 with reservoir dogs, Tarantino has made a name for himself […]

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New finds hint at the colorful history of a 2,000-year-old Roman temple

Written by Silvia Marchetti Cupra Marittima, in the Marche region of Italy, is a sleepy seaside town today – but it was once a prosperous and powerful outpost of the Roman Empire. Near the pristine beaches of the Adriatic coast are the ruins of the ancient temple of Cupra, where a new find has been […]

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Who can resist a Greek column? Temple of Boom is coming to NGV Gardens

The Parthenon: the supreme symbol of Western society and a global architectural feat. For the 2022 NGV Architecture Commission, Adam Newman and Kelvin Tsang present an evocative reimagining of the Parthenon: Temple of Boom. As an annual series in the NGV Garden, the NGV Architecture Commission encourages Australian architects to create site-specific temporary architectural works. […]

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The Budhi Thakurani temple is getting a makeover

Berhampur: Maa Budhi Thakurani Temple, the presiding deity of Silk City, is about to be renovated, sources said on Tuesday. The issue was discussed during District Collector Dibya Jyoti Parida’s visit to the temple on Monday. The collector walked around the temple and talked to the priests about the facilities that need to be developed […]

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Didn’t Eat Meat Before Temple Visit: Siddaramaiah Amid Argument | Latest India News

After being criticized by the Bharatiya Janata Party for visiting a temple after eating non-vegetarian food, opposition leader Siddaramaiah on Tuesday denied the accusations. The former chief minister said the BJP was trying to stoke the alleged controversy over meat eating which was not an “issue” and distract from other important issues. “Is (eating meat) […]

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Enjoy a special day trip to a mountain temple, often referred to as a “roofless museum”

Seoul, South Korea and NEW YORK, August 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Templestay has begun allowing international visitors to experience Korea’s traditional culture. More than 6 million people have participated in the program over the past 20 years, of which more than 650,000 were non-Koreans. It should be noted that the nationalities of international participants totaled […]

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Babli Bouncer director Tamannaah Bhatia and Madhur Bhandarkar ask for blessings at Siddhivinayak Temple, see pics

Image source: SOURCED Tamannaah Bhatia and director Madhur Bhandarkar broke up in Mumbai Tamannaah Bhatia and director Madhur Bhandarkar asked for blessings at the Siddhivinayak temple in Mumbai on Tuesday. Their next film Babli Bouncer is set to premiere on Disney+ Hotstar on September 23 and ahead of launch promotions, the actor-director duo visited the […]

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Nitish minister Israel Mansoori first entered Vishnupad temple in Gaya, Muslim man’s entrance created ruckus

New Delhi. In Bihar, since Nitish Kumar left the BJP and formed the government with the RJD Mahagathbandhan. Since then, their problems have steadily increased. For one thing, since cabinet, the Nitish government has been mired in controversy. On the other hand, the crime graph is also increasing in the state. Today, young people took […]

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BJP leaders slam Siddaramaiah for allegedly visiting temple after eating non-veg food

BJP leaders slam Siddaramaiah for allegedly visiting temple after eating non-veg food Vartha Bharati | 22-08-2022 | 19:24:00 IST Bangalore, August 22: Karnataka BJP leaders target top Congress official Siddaramaiah for going to a temple during his recent visit to Kodagu district after eating non-vegetarian food, and accused him of hurting people religious feelings. It […]

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Smiles at Madurai Meenakshi Temple

By Shobha Rao Smilemaker 21st of August : After thirty-seven years, I found myself staring again in silence past the huge, colorful and beautifully carved north entrance tower of the Meenakshi Temple in Madurai. I imagined what skill it would have taken the artisans of antiquity to painstakingly carve the images that are still […]

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Heritage Walk to Srirangam Temple

Participants from different age groups and from different walks of life who took part in the heritage walk to Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple organized by Abhyasam, a group of heritage enthusiasts based in Tiruchi, were able to learn about the practices, the history and architecture of the temple. and the pasurams of Azhwars. The nearly three-hour […]

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LEGO Ideas Ancient Greek Temple reaches 10,000 followers

HP_Brixxter’s Ancient Greek Temple is the latest project to reach 10,000 supporters on LEGO Ideas. The 2,500 piece build appears to be the one that also hit 10,000 in 2021 but failed its review. The project now joins Lilo & Stitch: Beach House, Indiana Jones, Raiders of the Lost Ark – 40th Anniversary, Motorized Steampunk […]

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Okanagan Sikh Temple Brings Annual Sports Weekend Back to Kelowna

It’s going to be a sports-filled weekend at the Apple Bowl and Parkinson Recreation Park this weekend. For the first time since 2017, the Okanagan Sikh Temple and Cultural Center is hosting the 2022 Sports Tournament and Cultural Activities. A football tournament runs all day Saturday (August 20) and ends on Sunday. The tournament will […]

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Two dead and several injured in stampede at Mathura temple

The incident happened during Janmashtami celebrations at the iconic Banke Bihari temple in Vrindavan The incident happened during Janmashtami celebrations at the iconic Banke Bihari temple in Vrindavan Two devotees were killed and several others were injured due to overcrowding at a temple in Mathura during Janmashtami celebrations late Friday night, August 19, 2022. Eyewitnesses […]