Category Articles: Religious

Somnath Mandir to remain open for 42 hours continuously on MahaShivratri

March 08, 2021
Somnath Mandir to remain open for 42 hours continuously on MahaShivratri

Prabhas Patan: Shri Somnath Trust has on the occasion of festival of Mahashivratri, announced three-day events during 10-12 March this year. The temple will remain open for 42 hours continuously on the occasion of ‘Mahashivratri’ on Thursday, 11th March, from 4 AM onwards. Shri Somnath Trust has in its announcement mentioned that obtaining the passes will be compulsory for the visitors through online or offline mode as per government guidelines. The 3-day program will include Dhwaja-pu...Read More

Ramanandi Sena seeks action against Akshar Muni over Hanuman related remarks

March 06, 2021
Ramanandi Sena seeks action against Akshar Muni over Hanuman related remarks

Surat: A group of youths representing Ramanandi community outfit namely 'Ramanandi Navnirman Sena' today submitted a memorandum before the district Collector of Surat seeking action against Akshar Muni swami. According to Sena, a Whatsapp video has gone viral recently, in which Bhuj based Akshar Muni can be watched stating that Hanumanji is not God. Sena has in its memorandum demanded action against Akshar Muni for his remark or face agitation. DeshGujarat Read More

Religious ceremonies at Bhavnath, Dakor to be held in absence of public

March 06, 2021
Religious ceremonies at Bhavnath, Dakor to be held in absence of public

Junagadh: Annual Mahashivratri fair of Bhavnath on the foothills of Girnar in Junagadh will start on March 7 but due to Covid19 pandemic situation, it will be limited to saints, local administration and supplies. The public will not be allowed to participate in the fair. Even Girnar ropeway service has been suspended for the period of fair. All religious customs and ceremonies including religious flag installation, foot march of sadhus, midnight bath in Mrugi kund etc. will be marked like every ...Read More

No public participation in Bhavnath fair of Junagadh this year due to pandemic

March 01, 2021
No public participation in Bhavnath fair of Junagadh this year due to pandemic

Junagadh: Maha Shivratri fair of Bhavnath in Junagadh which was to start from March 7 this year has been declared canceled for this year due to the situation of coronavirus pandemic. The decision was announced today after a meeting of district administration, Junagadh Municipal Corporation and representatives of Saints at district collector office. As per unanimous decision, the pilgrims are asked not to come to the venue of fair. Facilities called 'Utara' for pilgrims will not be set up at the ...Read More

Get Somnath temple Prasad delivery at home through post-office; Online order service soon

February 24, 2021
Get Somnath temple Prasad delivery at home through post-office; Online order service soon

Prabhas Patan: By the joint efforts of Shree Somnath Trust and Department of Posts, Somanath temple Prasad will be delivered at home by making a payment of 250 INR at nearby post office through money order. After making a payment of 250 INR through Money Order at nearby post office, the devotees will receive ‘Prasad’ in a parcel consisting of 200 grams Magas Laddoo and 200 grams Chikki made of peanuts and sesame seeds. The packaging and shipping charges will be included in the amount o...Read More

Morari Bapu announces Rs. 5,000 relief to family of each victim of Uttarakhand flood

February 07, 2021
Morari Bapu announces Rs. 5,000 relief to family of each victim of Uttarakhand flood

Bhavnagar: Ram kathakar Morari Bapu has announced Rs. 5,000 relief to family of each victim who died in Uttarakhand flood tragedy. Read More

Ancient Shivling discovered during Varahi temple reconstruction in Chanasma

January 28, 2021
Ancient Shivling discovered during Varahi temple reconstruction in Chanasma

Mahesana: A half ft tall and 12 inch wide Shivling has been discovered from 8 ft below surface of Garbha Griha during reconstruction work of Goddess Varahi temple in Chanasma in North Gujarat. Temple priest Kesarpuri Maharaj has started worshiping Shivling. According to temple priest, ancient temple was built in Vikram Samvat 772. Goddess Varahi is Kuldvi of Audichya Brahman. Read More

Ram Janmabhumi Mandir fund collection in Gujarat: Rs. 18.61 crore from Morari Bapu, 11 crore from Govindbhai Dholakia, 5 crore from Kabutarwala

January 15, 2021
Ram Janmabhumi Mandir fund collection in Gujarat: Rs. 18.61 crore from Morari Bapu, 11 crore from Govindbhai Dholakia, 5 crore from Kabutarwala

Ahmedabad: As per the mentions in the speech of deputy chief minister Nitin Patel today at Vishwa Hindu Parishad Gujarat headquarters here, Ram kathakar Morari Bapu has announced contribution of Rs. 18.61 crore for construction of a grand Ram mandir in Ayodhya. Surat based Ram Krushna Diamond company's owner Govindbhai Dholakia has handed over Rs. 11 crore cheque as his contribution to Janmabhumi mandir construction. Surat based chemical company owner Mahesh Kabutarwala (Jayantibhai Colourtex) h...Read More

Ambaji, Salangpur Mandirs decorated with kites on Uttarayan

January 14, 2021
Ambaji, Salangpur Mandirs decorated with kites on Uttarayan

Ambaji: The main temple of Goddess Amba in pilgrim town Ambaji in North Gujarat has been decorated with dozens of kites to mark the festival of Uttarayan - Makarsankranti. Salangpur: Famous Hanuman Mandir in Salangpur was also decorated with kites. Read More