#Temple

.Warangal, Telangana, India
.Warangal, Telangana, India
Kakatiya Rudreshwara (Ramappa) Temple, Telangana. (Photo Credit: @UNESCO)

  • The Ramappa temple has been conferred the tag of UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Ramappa temple is a 13th century architecture
  • It is also known as Kakatiya Rudreshwara Temple

.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Hindu devotees (Kanwariyas) carry metal pots filled with holy water of Ganges River to offer at Padilla Mahadev temple, during the holy month of ‘Adhimas', in Prayagraj. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Kanwar Yatra has been cancelled in Uttar Pradesh, in view of COVID-19
  • This comes days after the UP government had decided to go ahead with the yatra
  • SC had issued notice to the Uttar Pradesh government over its decision to allow the Kanwar Yatra

.Puri, Odisha, India
Jagannath Yatra begins on July 12. (Photo credit: ANI)

  • The Jagannath Yatra will be held devotee-less for the second consecutive year
  • Pulling of the holy chariots will start at 3 PM Monday
  • Authorities have made arrangements to give free-of-cost feed to different channels and web portals

Puri, Jun 20 (PTI) Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) in the pilgrim town of Puri on Sunday finalised the schedule for the annual Rath Yatra and events related to the car festival.

.Shuklapur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Migrants arriving from Maharashtra, wait in a queue for COVID-19 test at Patna railway station on June 12, 2021. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Worshippers have started building ‘Corona Devi' temples in several areas of the nation
  • Recently a 'Corona Mata' temple has been built in UP's Shuklapur
  • The temple has the idol of 'Corona Mata' wearing a green face mask

.Mangaluru, Karnataka, India
The Koragajja Temple hosts one of the most sacred spirits in the Tulunadu region. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The two accused had earlier confessed to the charges to the Koragajja Katte priest
  • The temple authorities had called them during the 'Nemotsava' festival, where they confessed 
  • The accused have committed similar acts in at least three other places, police said

.Dhaka, Bangladesh
According to Hindu mythology, the Jeshoreshwari Kali temple is one of the 51 Shakti Peeths spread across India and neighbouring countries. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @NarendraModi)

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a two-day visit to Bangladesh
  • PM Modi on Saturday offered prayers at centuries old Jeshoreshwari Kali temple in Ishwaripur village
  • PM Modi was wearing a mask as he offered prayers while the priest was reciting hymns 

.Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India
More than 60,000 people do darshan daily at the Tirupati Balaji temple. (Photo Credit: Money Control)

  • The Tirupati Balaji Temple in Andhra Pradesh's Tirumala is one of the most visited pilgrim destinationa in the country
  • Strict guidelines are being followed amidst COVID-19 pandemic
  • The tickets for darshan can be booked online through the official website

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Nearly Rs 10 lakh has been raised for a Ghaziabad boy, who was thrashed allegedly for drinking water inside a temple. (Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The fundraiser was started to extend financial support to the boy's family and for his education
  • The boy was allegedly thrashed by a man, who has now been arrested
  • The incident reportedly took place near Dasna Devi temple in Ghaziabad