Articles tagged under: Dwarka

Dwarka temple pujari, others held for gambling in police raid

November 26, 2019
Dwarka temple pujari, others held for gambling in police raid

Dwarka: Six including priest offering services at Dwarkadhish temple were held by police in a raid at Virmeshwar nagar of Dwarka town on Monday. Police recovered Rs. 52,000 cash. Police had received information that one Sanjay Rameshchandra had rented a unit for gambling activity on the third floor in Virmeshwarnagar based house. Accordingly, the police team conducted raid and held Jayesh Kishor Thakrar, a priest in Dwarkadhish temple and also a member of Dwarka municipality along with S...Read More

Akshay Kumar ‘s fan from Dwarka, Gujarat walks 900 km to meet him in Mumbai

September 01, 2019
Akshay Kumar ‘s fan from Dwarka,  Gujarat walks 900 km to meet him in Mumbai

Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar was in for a pleasant surprise on Sunday morning when a fan met him after walking 900 kilometre in 18 days from Dwarka to arrive in Mumbai on Sunday. Sharing a video of the fan, Akshay wrote on Instagram, “Parbat from Dwarka..Met Parbat today, he walked over 900 kms all the way from Dwarka and planned it in a way to reach Mumbai in 18 days to catch me here on a Sunday. If our youth use this kind of planning and determination to achieve their goals, then there’s ...Read More

Devotees flood Dwarka and Dakor temples on Janmashtami, idols of Dwarkadhish, Ranchhodraiji decorated with special ornaments

August 24, 2019
Devotees flood Dwarka and Dakor temples on Janmashtami, idols of Dwarkadhish, Ranchhodraiji decorated with special ornaments

Dwarka/Dakor (Gujarat): Two of the world famous Lord Krishna temples situated in Gujarat, the Jagat Mandir in Dwarka and Shree Ranchhodraiji Maharaj Mandir in Dakor are seeing a flood of visitors on Janmashtami today when at midnight the idols will beautifully decorated with ornaments especially used for the occasion. The deputy administrator of the Jagat Mandir of the Dwarkadheesh form of lord Krishna in Dwarka said that special ornaments are used to decorate the idol of Dwarkesh for ...Read More

‘Rajadhiraj’ – fusion of Art, Literature and Music – on Lord Dwarkadheesh unveiled in Ahmedabad

August 09, 2019
‘Rajadhiraj’ – fusion of Art, Literature and Music – on Lord Dwarkadheesh unveiled in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: In a unique programme ‘Rajadhiraj’ with Dwarkadheesh and Dwarka as theme;Pichhvai paintings of Lord Dwarkadheesh for the first time, a Coffee Table Book and a music album were unveiled by Chief Minister of Gujarat at YMCA in Ahmedabad today. Besides the Chief Minister,Vaishnavacharya HH Dwarkeshlalji Maharaj, Deputy Chief Minister Shri Nitinbhai Patel, Shri Anant Ambani, Energy Minister Shri Saurabh Patel, Minister of State for Food and Public Distribution Shri Dharmendrasinh Jade...Read More

‘Rajadhiraj’ – fusion of Art, Literature and Music on Lord Dwarkadheesh organised in Ahmedabad

August 08, 2019
‘Rajadhiraj’ – fusion of Art, Literature and Music on Lord Dwarkadheesh organised in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: Lord Dwarkadheesh and Punyanagari Dwarka are closely associated with life of people in Gujarat. A unique programme with Dwarkadheesh and Dwarka as theme “Rajadhiraj” has been organised from 5 to 7 PM at YMCA Club, SG Road, Ahmedabad on August 9, 2019. It is an initiative by Shri Dhanraj Nathwani, who is vice chairman of Dwarka Mandir Vyavasthapan Samiti and Group President at Reliance Industries Ltd. Popular singers Parthiv Gohil, Kirtidan Gadhavi and Kinjal Dave will perform live...Read More

In the wake of cyclone VAYU, two Shikhar Dhwajas put over world-famous Dwarkadheesh temple

June 13, 2019
In the wake of cyclone VAYU, two Shikhar Dhwajas put over world-famous Dwarkadheesh temple

Dwarka: In the wake of approaching cyclonic storm VAYU, Perhaps first time in the history of the world famous Jagat temple of lord Dwarkadheesh here, two mast flags (shikhar dhhwaj) have been put in place. A priest of the ancient temple, which was among the four top most pilgrimage places for Hindus, today said that two flags were put on the shikhar of the temple because of the strong winds caused by the approaching cyclone. 'It is first time in my life time that I am seeing t...Read More

Ginger signs a new hotel at pilgrim town Dwarka in Gujarat

May 07, 2019
Ginger signs a new hotel at pilgrim town Dwarka in Gujarat

Mumbai: Ginger has expanded its presence in Gujarat with the signing of a new hotel in Dwarka. With the addition of this hotel, Ginger will have eleven hotels in the state. The new hotel will have 99 rooms, an all-day diner, a meeting room and a fitness centre. The hotel is a management contract agreement with Bluerock Hospitality Ventures Pvt. Ltd and is slated to commence operations by the end of May 2019. Deepika Rao, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Ginger said, “We a...Read More

SC refuses to stay HC order holding Dwarka seat election void; no by-poll till final verdict

April 22, 2019
SC refuses to stay HC order holding Dwarka seat election void; no by-poll till final verdict

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today refused to stay the Gujarat High Court judgement of declaring Dwarka assembly election void. The High Court had declared 9 December 2017 Dwarka assembly general election as void under Section 100(1)(d)(i) of the Representation of the People Act, 1951. Pabubhai Manek, MLA elected from Dwarka in 2017 election had challenged the verdict in the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court today denied stay on the High Court order and also noted that fresh by-poll o...Read More

Gujarat High Court held void election of BJP MLA from Dwarka Pabubha Manek due to error in nomination form

April 12, 2019
Gujarat High Court held void election of BJP MLA from Dwarka Pabubha Manek due to error in nomination form

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court today held void the election of BJP MLA Pabubha Manek from Dwarka constituency in Gujarat due to error in his nomination form. Congress candidate in the last assembly election of 2017, Meraman Goriya had filed the petition in the court saying that the name of the constituency 82- Dwarka was not mentioned in the nomination form of Manek ( who was winning the seat since 1990 and last time was his seventh consecutive victory on the seat). The court...Read More

Dwarka district panchayat chief, others from Congress, local bigwigs join BJP

April 02, 2019

Jamnagar: PS Jadeja, the president of Congress governed Devbhumi Dwarka district panchayat today joined BJP in presence of state party chief Jitu Vaghani among others on the occasion of nomination procession function of sitting Lok Sabha MP and BJP candidate Poonam Madam. Directors of local APMC, taluka panchayat members and other also joined BJP. This is a major setback for rival Congress party that has not been able to declare its candidate on Jamnagar seat so far.With this development,...Read More

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