Sat, Jun 06, 2020

  • No Ambubachi Mela at Kamakhya Temple due to coronavirus pandemic No Ambubachi Mela at Kamakhya Temple due to coronavirus pandemic

    The four-day annual Ambubachi Mela at the Kamakhya Temple from June 22 will not be open for devotees this year due to coronavirus outbreak.

  • Kedarnath to reopen as per schedule Kedarnath to reopen as per schedule

    The sacred portals of Kedarnath will be reopened for devotees as per the original schedule on April 29, a temple committee official said.

  • Badrinath temple opening deferred Badrinath temple opening deferred

    The portals of Badrinath temple in Garhwal Himalayas, which were scheduled to open on April 30, will now open on May 15, a temple official said.

  • Tarot - On the cards Tarot - On the cards

    This week, we shall look at numbers that correspond to the zodiac signs.

  • Covid-19 lockdown: 'Thrissur Pooram' cancelled Covid-19 lockdown: 'Thrissur Pooram' cancelled

    The annual Thrissur Pooram, billed as the mother of all temple festivals in Kerala, will not be held this year in the wake of the nationwide lockdown, the Kerala government said on Wednesday.

  • No entry for devotees at Lord Venkateswara temple till May 3 No entry for devotees at Lord Venkateswara temple till May 3

    The famous Lord Venkateswara temple at nearby Tirumala will remain out of bounds for devotees till May 3 following the extension of the nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus.

  • Religions pause during the pandemic Religions pause during the pandemic

    Churches, synagogues and mosques are closed during this month’s Christian, Jewish and Islamic holidays because of the coronavirus pandemic. The closures offer an opportunity for believers. “The...

  • Tarot - On the cards Tarot - On the cards

    This week there is a combination of switchwords and numbers — both are effective when chanted with faith and conviction. All of them need to be believed in. They are not a substitute for action, hard...

  • Utilise This Isolation Period For Transformation Utilise This Isolation Period For Transformation

    This lockdown is not just the time to experience the quarantine, there is something that you can do for your own self which will facilitate self-transformation by keeping yourself away from all...

  • As temples shut doors during lockdown, priests in Neemsar reach out to needy with food As temples shut doors during lockdown, priests in Neemsar reach out to needy with food

    Though authorities at temples like the Hanuman Garhi are doing their bit to reach out to the poor in Neemsar also known as Naimisharnaya, about 90 km from here, the priests are themselves unsure of...