Articles tagged under: Dwarka

‘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

Emergency highway based airstrip to be constructed near Khambhaliya in Gujarat, would be first among total 11 such planned across India under Bharatmala scheme: MoS Mandaviya

November 19, 2018
Emergency highway based airstrip to be constructed near Khambhaliya in Gujarat, would be first among total 11 such planned across India under Bharatmala scheme: MoS Mandaviya

Gandhinagar: An around 5 km long stretch on the National Highway 151 A near Khambhaliya of Devbhoomi Dwarka district in Gujarat would be developed as an emergency road cum airstrip, which is likely to be the first among the 11 such highway based emergency highway strips planned across India under ambitious Bharatmala project. Addressing a press conference here today Union Minister of state for Road Transport & Highways, Mansukh Mandaviya informed. He said that total 11 plac...Read More

Anant Ambani visits Dwarkadhish temple with Radhika Merchant, offers to rebuild old Rasoi Ghar of temple

November 11, 2018
Anant Ambani visits Dwarkadhish temple with Radhika Merchant, offers to rebuild old Rasoi Ghar of temple

Dwarka: Dwarkadhish temple here will get new Rasoi Ghar (kitchen) building subject to approval by Archaeological Survey of India(ASI). Reliance family's Anant Ambani visited Dwarka mandir along with his fiancee Radhika Merchant and others on Gujarati new year day and perform puja of golden charan paduka. Later Ambani and others visited Bhog Bhandar(Rasoi Ghar) of temple and had Rajbhog prasad. He observed old Rasoi Ghat which is in poor condition and offered its reconstruction with shikhar l...Read More

ACB nabs Mamlatdar of Dwarka for receiving Rs. 3000 bribe

November 04, 2018
ACB nabs Mamlatdar of Dwarka for receiving Rs. 3000 bribe

Dwarka: Jayesh Hariprasad Acharya, Mamlatdar of Dwarka has been nabbed by Anti Corruption Bureau(ACB) for receiving Rs 3,000 bribe for giving his positive opinion for sale of crackers through middleman Javed Musa Kundaliya who works as operator in Mamlatdar office on contract. DeshGujaratRead More