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Sabarimala to Open for Pilgrimage Season; Kerala to Get 5 Million Pilgrims

As Sabarimala Pilgrimage season approaches, the temple is all set to open on Monday. Kerala is expected to witness about five million pilgrims who will visit the revered Ayyappa temple this year for the pilgrimage season, according to officials. Being located on the mountain ranges of the Western Ghats 914 metres above sea level, the Sabarimala temple is four kilometres ...

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SC Denies to Intervene in Sai Baba Vs Shankaracharya Controversy

After a statement made by Shankaracharya of Dwarkapeeth on worshipping Sai Baba, the Supreme Court on Monday denied intervening in the controversy, clearing it as a subject of faith. Regarding the controversy sparked by Shankaracharya Swaroopananda Saraswati, the apex court stated that Sai Baba devotees can file a civil suit or criminal case against Shankaracharya if their right to worship ...

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Unidentified Devotee offers 162 diamonds worth Rs 1 crore to Balaji, Tirupathi

Tirumala Tirupathi Devastanams (TTD) said a devotee had offered 162 diamonds on Wednesday worth Rs. 10 million. The temple of Balaji at Tirumala in Tirupathi is known for rich offerings made by devotees and many times devotees offer all the gold on their body as part of thanksgiving to the deity, Lord Venkateswara. TTD Executive officer L.V. Subramanyam said the ...

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