People  /  Published 28.06.22

The beauty & value of Bengal’s terracotta temples and the risk of unscientific renovation

You have been a trustee and a member of the management committee at the Bengal Heritage Foundation (BHF) in London for more than a decade. Could you explain how BHF goes about promoting and preserving...
By Priyam Marik

India  /  Published 23.06.22

Bihar: Idol vandalised

Tension erupted in the north Bihar district of Araria on Thursday when unidentified persons vandalized an idol of a deity installed inside a temple and foisted a flag on its premises, which bore inscr...
By Our bureau and PTI in Araria (Bihar)

News  /  Published 22.06.22

KMC turns skywalk project into obstacle course for Kalighat residents

  Parking woes The problem: With Kali Temple Road blocked, residents can no longer park cars in their garages. An apartment block with nearly 120 residents is one of the worst affected. &ldquo...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

India  /  Published 21.06.22

Treatment ritual for Puri Lord Jagannath

The ailing divine trinity of the Shree Jagannath temple in Puri is being treated with traditional medicines following which they are slowly recuperating. The deities are suffering from high fever fol...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 18.06.22

PM unfurls flag on rebuilt temple spire

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Mahakali temple in Gujarat's Panchmahal district and unfurled a flag on its spire which has been rebuilt centuries after its destruction, while...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ahmedabad


West Bengal  /  Published 17.06.22

Mamata’s peace message

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee has said riots are the handiwork of a few “greedy” leaders and none from any religion promotes violence. Although the chief minister didn’t name anyon...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

India  /  Published 15.06.22

Aaditya Thackeray arrives Ayodhya

Maharashtra cabinet minister Aaditya Thackeray reached Ayodhya on Wednesday to offer prayers at the Ram Temple here. On his first visit to Ayodhya, Thackeray will offer prayers at the Ram Temple, vis...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ayodhya

India  /  Published 14.06.22

Beant killer portrait plan shocks grandson

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) will install a portrait of the assassin of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh in the central Sikh museum of the Golden Temple. A senior SGPC o...
By PTI in Amritsar

West Bengal  /  Published 13.06.22

3 devotees dead amid heat

Three persons died and over a hundred others fell ill reportedly owing to heat coupled with the rush of devotees at the Iskcon temple yard in North 24-Parganas’ Panihati on Sunday afternoon. Po...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

World  /  Published 10.06.22

Temple attack: Pak reacts

Pakistan has rejected India's statement over the incident of vandalism of a Hindu temple in the southern port city of Karachi and attacked the country over the sufferings of the Muslim community. ...
By Sajjad Hussain in Islamabad


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