Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Wednesday September 9, 2015
The famous Vadakkunathan temple in Kerala has brought international fame by winning the UNESCO's 2015 Asia-Pacific award for conservation efforts, the temple in Thrissur is more than 1200 years old, but has still preserved itself in its original form.
Kerala News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Tuesday August 18, 2015
The Supreme Court today directed temple management boards in Kerala to register elephants kept captive with the state's chief wildlife warden within six weeks.
Kerala News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Security at Kerala's famous Sree Krishna Temple in Guruvayur has been put on high alert after the police received an anonymous bomb threat.
India News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Friday July 3, 2015
It's monsoon season in Kerala, also known as the best time for ayurvedic massages, and a privileged group of nearly 40 jumbos are in a for a treat. The annual month long rejuvenation therapy, specially held by the temple board for those elephants used by Thrissur's famous Guruvayur Temple has begun.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2015
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe today offered worship at the famous Lord Krishna Temple in Kerala amid heavy security.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 2, 2015
About 80 persons were admitted to a hospital today in Thiruvananthapuram for suspected food poisoning after having food at a temple ceremony, officials said.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 14, 2015
As much as 266 kilograms of gold is missing from the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram, says former chief government auditor Vinod Rai in his audit report submitted to the apex court.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday December 26, 2014
At least 58 persons, most of them belonging to Christian families, embraced Hinduism at two temples in the district as part of the 'Ghar Vapsi' (home coming) programme under the initiative of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Christmas day.
South | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday December 1, 2014
Kerala is observing the 38th death anniversary of its favourite elephant. This morning, in keeping with tradition, the chief elephant of the Guruvayur temple, accompanied by other elephants, garlanded the statue of Kesavan in Thrissur's Guruvayur.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday November 24, 2014
On Monday, the honourable Supreme Court slammed the suspended BCCI president N. Srinivasan for conflict of interest in Indian cricket administration.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
Opening a new front in its long-drawn dispute with Tamil Nadu over Mullaperiyar dam, Kerala is likely to approach the National Green Tribunal citing adverse ecological impact resulting from keeping the water level above 142 feet.
Press Trust of India | Monday November 17, 2014
The Mudgal probe committee, in its report to the Supreme Court, said while he was aware of violations, N. Srinivasan was not involved in IPL match-fixing and did not scuttle investigations.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Wednesday November 12, 2014
The Supreme Court hearing of the maintenance and opening of secret vaults of Kerala's Padmanabhaswamy temple turned into a slanging match today between Amicus Curiae Gopal Subramanium and the erstwhile Travancore royals' lawyer KK Venugopal. The judges had to step in to calm down the two senior lawyers.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 23, 2014
The Sabarimala shrine, whose new pilgrimage season starts Nov 17, will produce a record 14 million cans of 'prasad'.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 27, 2014
Union Home Minister Rajanath Singh today offered prayers at the famous Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
While the Indian Scientific community is anxiously awaiting the entry of 'Mangalyaan' into the orbit of the red planet on September 24, a cultural outfit in Thiruvananthapuram will be offering special prayers for the 'safety' and 'success' of the Mars Orbiter Mission.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday August 29, 2014
'Athachamayam' heralding the start of the 10 day 'Onam' festivities in Kerala was held at the erstwhile Royal town of nearby Tripunithura, with Chief Minister Oommen Chandy formally inaugurating the celebrations.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday August 25, 2014
Thousands of devotees all over Tamil Nadu and Kerala participated in the 'Aavani Ther (Car) festival of Sri Senthil Andvar Swamy temple in Tamil Nadu and pulled the car chanting.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 24, 2014
The 125th birth anniversary of freedom fighter K. Kelappan, populary known as 'Kerala Gandhi' was celebrated here by 'Kerala Kshetra Samrakshna Samithi' (Kerala Temple Protection Council).
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Revered by devotees of Lord Krishna, cows and bulls past their prime are being looked after at an 'old age home' by a temple in Guruvayur.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
President Pranab Mukherjee today offered prayers at the famous Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram, before winding up his two-day visit to Kerala.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 23, 2014
The Kerala High Court on Friday observed that a new and devotee friendly security cover should be put in place at the Guruvayoor Sree Krishna Temple to control devotees.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday May 9, 2014
The 11-year-old child was allowed to pray at the temple, where women between the ages of 10 and 50 are banned.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday May 4, 2014
The excavation by the archaeology department at the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple has been stopped due to security reasons, an official said on Sunday.