Articles tagged under: Dwarka

Dwarkadhish Temple Janmashtami 2020 Live Video Stream; Webcast from Mandir

August 12, 2020

Dwarka: In view of Covid-19 pandemic, entry of visitors to Dwarkadhish temple in pilgrim town Dwarka has been disallowed. However all religious traditions are continuing inside the temple like every year. Presented here is live video of Janmashtami Festivities at Dwarkadhish temple. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Read More

Dwarkadhish Mandir to remain closed for visitors during Janmashtami and Parna this year

August 06, 2020
Dwarkadhish Mandir to remain closed for visitors during Janmashtami and Parna this year

Dwarka: Expecting heavy rush of devotees on Janmashtami, Gujarat's Dwarkadhish temple is going remain closed from August 10 to August 13 Gujarat for visitors. However the religious rituals may continue to take place by priests as per tradition. A formal order in this regard has been issued by the district administration in view of ongoing Covid-19 pandemic situation. The order states that Krushna Janmotsav festival (Janmashtami) on 12 August and Parna festival on 13 August may attract 1.5 lakh p...Read More

For the first time in Gujarat, boats are declared as Covid-19 containment zones

July 25, 2020
For the first time in Gujarat, boats are declared as Covid-19 containment zones

Dwarka: For the first time, boats have been declared Covid-19 containment zones in Gujarat. The district collector of Devbhumi Dwarka has today declared Chandrasagar and Harsiddhi Krupa boats parked at Okha Mori Jetty of Dalda Port as Covid-19 containment zones. Chandrasagar has presence of 11 persons while Harsiddhi Krupa has presence of 12 persons aboard. The district collector has also declared an area of Dalda port of Dwarka talukas as buffer zone. The area covers Shivam Jetty, Punab...Read More

Angry Pabubha Manek rushes towards Morari Bapu; Poonam Madam intervenes

June 18, 2020

Dwarka: BJP leader Pabubha Manek who represented Dwarka assembly constituency in the Gujarat assembly before a court order invalidated his election, today rushed to Ram Kathakar Morari Bapu at Dwarka temple based facility with boiling anger and abusive verbal remarks. An unidentified gentleman was quick to hold back Pabubha and rescue Morari Bapu from attack. Jamnagar Lok Sabha MP Poonam Madam also made efforts to keep Pabubha away from a room where Morari Bapu was issuing statement to medi...Read More

SC declines to stay Gujarat HC order disqualifying Dwarka MLA Pabubha Manek

June 16, 2020
SC declines to stay Gujarat HC order disqualifying Dwarka MLA Pabubha Manek

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to grant any relief to Pabubha Manek, a senior Gujarat BJP leader, who was disqualified as MLA from Dwarka constituency by the Gujarat High Court last year. A bench of Chief Justice S.A. Bobde, M.R. Shah and A.S. Bopanna dismissed the application filed by Manek in his pending petition seeking stay on the High Court order. Manek moved the apex court challenging the High Court order and sought a stay on it, as he intended to contest the Rajya ...Read More

One out of five green districts in Gujarat may lose green status to orange

May 02, 2020
One out of five green districts in Gujarat may lose green status to orange

Jamnagar: Devbhumi Dwarka district of Gujarat may lose green category status as two cases have been detected in district's Bet Dwarka area. It is learnt that two persons (40 year old male Karim and 28 year old woman Farzana) detected positive had returned from Ajmer in Rajasthan to Bet Dwarka on April 30. Bet Dwarka is an island surrounded by Arabian sea on all sides. The island has presence of 8200 inhabitants as part of 1640 families. The district collector has declared entire Bet Dwark...Read More

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