Dera chief Ram Rahim convicted in Sadhvi rape case

Gurmeet Ram Rahim found guilty of sexually harassing the Sadhvi, the district court in Panchkula will announce his sentence on 28 Aug.

Royal politicians take divine route to electoral success a day before voting

Ahead of the polling for assembly elections in HP, the people are busy carrying out a practice that sees religion dictate regional politics.

Kumbh Mela 2019 begins in Prayagraj with ‘Shahi Snan’, PM Modi extends wishes

The Prayagraj Kumbh Mela 2019, world's largest religious event began on Tuesday with a holy 'shahi snan' , over 12 crores are expected this...

5 Unique Temples of India

Temples are a sanctified place which draws several devotees from various sects of the society. Considered to be the divine abode of the lord, this...

Durga Murti immersion ban during Muharram: Mamata Banerjee

Mamata said that the immersing the Durga idol can be carried out only till 6 pm as after that there will be the procession of Muharram.

Who are Lingayats and why they want a minority status?

Who are the Lingayats? The Lingayat/Veerashaiva community, a politically dominant group in Karnataka, are devotees of Shiva. The Lingayats follow 12th-century saint-philosopher Basavanna who had rejected...

Babri Demolition : How mixing religion and politics led to this controversy

25 years after the demolition of the Babri Masjid, a look at the events as & when it happened that turned the religious issue into political.
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Ragigudda Anjaneya Temple

This post is about the famous Hanuman temple : Ragigudda Anjaneya temple.
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Surya Narayana Temple, A place to experience divine atmosphere

Shree Surya Narayan Swamy Temple issituated at Bangalore in Karnataka in India . is one among the few Sun God Temples in the world.

Significance of Sankranthi

Sankranthi is an important festival in India, it marks the change in the position of planets, stars and is celebrated as festival of harvest in rural areas