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New Delhi [India], Nov 14 (ANI): A five-judge bench of the Supreme Court on Thursday referred a clutch of petitions seeking review of its order which paved the way for the entry of women into Sabarimala temple in Kerala to a larger seven-judge bench by a majority 3:2 ruling and observed that
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Kathmandu [Nepal], Oct 26 (ANI): Tihar, one of the biggest festivals of Nepal, also known as Deepawali, formally began on Saturday with the worship of crow.
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New Delhi [India], Oct 8 (ANI): While a majority of the people offer prayers to Lord Rama on the occasion of Dussehra here, there are some handful of people who visit the shrine of demon king Ravana to seek his blessing, believing that he was a 'great scholar' who fulfils their wishes.
Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 7 (ANI): Irked over TMC lawmaker Nusrat Jahan performing Durga puja, an Islamic cleric here on Monday termed her action as "anti-Islamic" and accused her of bringing a bad name to the religion.
Agartala (Tripura) [India], Oct 7 (ANI): While people across the country were seen offering prayers to idols of Goddess Durga on Maha Ashtami, a five-year-old girl here was worshipped as the living embodiment of Maa Durga following an age-old tradition called 'Kumari Puja'.
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Mangaluru (Karnataka) [India], Aug 16 (ANI): With an aim to spread the message of peace, non-violence and communal harmony espoused by Mahatama Gandhi, devotees offer prayers to his statue at a temple in Mangaluru's Garodi area.
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Gandipet (Hyderabad) [India], June 23 (ANI): Priests offered prayers to control child rape cases across the nation, by worshipping cows in Chilkur Balaji temple, Hyderabad on Sunday.
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Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], June 16 (ANI): People usually worship idols in temples but here in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore, people worship an image of Lord Ganesha in roots and trunk of a Gulmohar tree.
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Pathanamthitta (Kerala) [India], Feb 14, (ANI): A large number of devotees thronged to the Sabarimala temple on Thursday.
Sabarimala (Kerala) [India] Feb 12 (ANI): Sabarimala temple, which grappled with a crisis over the entry of young women into the shrine after the Supreme Court verdict last year, reopened on Tuesday for monthly worship.
New Delhi (India), Feb 11 (ANI): The customary "worship" of a "virgin tree" at Delhi University's Hindu College on February 14 has divided students of the university with some in favor of continuing with tradition while others objecting to the 'misogynistic' and 'patriarchal' tradition
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New Delhi [India], Nov 2 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking permission to allow women of all ages to enter all religious places and pray along with men.