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BJP Offers Christians a Pilgrimage to Jerusalem. Is Religious Pilgrimage A New Playground For The Political Parties?

The political parties (BJP and Congress ) are promising a free trip to Jerusalem for the pilgrimage in the coming local elections of...

Astounding Facts Related To The Holy Kumbh Mela

Kumbh Mela is a mass Hindu pilgrimage of faith in which Hindus gather to bathe in a sacred or holy river As per...

Government ends Haj subsidy as part of a new policy

The government had drafted the policy after the Supreme Court asked it in 2012 to withdraw it gradually by 2022 The government would utilise the...

Korea’s Ayodhya Connection : Lakhs of Koreans Make a Pilgrimage to this Pious City Every Year

Links between Korea and India are not restricted to only present day trade-links Ayodhya has become the epicenter of a religious divide in...

Seventh Batch of Pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath Yatra

The seventh batch of pilgrims have departed for their journey to Amarnath Cave Shrine This batch consists of 2,246 pilgrims including 1748 men,...

10 Hindu Deities You should know about before Your Pilgrimage to India

April 30, 2017: If you are planning for a holy journey to a land known for its culture and diversity, then certainly you are about...

Naropa festival of Ladakh also known as “Kumbh of Himalayas” sees over five million visitors

Thousands of monks, nuns and volunteers accompanied the Gyalwang Drukpa, the current spiritual head to create awareness about the hazards of non-biodegradable waste...

Security tactics being updated by Saudi after 2015 attacks at the world’s largest annual Muslim gathering ‘Haj’

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, September 6,2016: After the terrible crush at Haj which killed hundreds and damaged its already strained ties with Iran a year ago,...

Bombay HC permits women inside Haji Ali Dargah, but Trust says No!

Mumbai, August 26, 2016: On Friday in a historic verdict, the Bombay High Court has permitted the entry of women up to the restricted area in...

In 5 Days, more than 71,000 pilgrims perform Amarnath Yatra

Devotees believe the ice stalagmite structure called the 'Lingam' symbolises mythical powers of Lord Shiva The south Kashmir Pahalgam route passes through Chandanwari,...

Dalai Lama teaches the ‘Tree of Faith- a Self Exhortation’ to Tibetan students

  The Dalai Lama gave public teachings to over 10,000 people from June 1- 3 'Heart of Wisdom' Sutra and The Tree of Wisdom...

Kumbh Mela: One of the greatest Pilgrimages in the World

By Pashchiema Bhatia Kumbh Mela (‘Kumbh’ means pitcher and ‘Mela’ means fair in Hindi) is hosted in four cities – Ujjain, Allahabad, Haridwar and Nasik...

Interesting facts about the Four famous Dhams of India

The annual char(four) dham pilgrimage is opened for its pilgrims from Monday onwards. The two important shrine Gangotri and Yamunotri shrines are opened on...

Ganga Talao or Grand Bassin : The Sacred Lake in Mauritius

By Pashchiema Bhatia Ganga Talao or Grand Bassin  which is also called Ganga Talab (‘Ganga,’ signifies the holy river Ganges and ‘Talao’ means pool) in...

Third batch of pilgrims have set out for Amarnath

Jammu: Another batch of around 2,000 pilgrims for the Amarnath Yatra left from here on Saturday for the Himalayan cave shrine in the Kashmir...

Amarnath Yatra begins: over 1,000 pilgrims left Jammu on Wednesday for the shrine

Jammu: Over 1,000 pilgrims of the first batch of this year's annual Amarnath Yatra left Jammu on Wednesday for the high-altitude cave shrine in...

Amarnath Shivling stands at 13 ft this year due to heavy snow

Srinagar: With just a few days left for the annual Amarnath pilgrimage to commence, the sacred Shivling in the cave shrine, located at a...

Dharmarth Karya: UP govt. to take a group of Hindus and Muslims on joint pilgrimage

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has chalked out a first-of-its-kind plan to take a group of Hindus and Muslims on a joint pilgrimage. The 'dharmarth...

Nathu La route to Kailash Mansarovar to be operational from next month: PM Modi

By NewsGram Staff Writer Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced in Beijing that the second route for the Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra will be functional from next month....

Char Dham Yatra: 6,000 people visit Gangotri and Yamunotri on first day

  By NewsGram Staff Writer After the devastation caused by the flash floods in 2013, the Char Dham Yatra finally showed an uptrend as more than...

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