HRCE department

One-day devotional tour package launched in Madurai for Aadi month

The package which is for 12 hours, starting from 8.30 am till 8.30 pm, will take devotees to famous Amman shrines in the district.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Newly identified 67,588.28 acres of temple land to be leased out: HR&CE department to Madras HC

Steps are being taken to lease out the newly identified properties through public auction and the same will boost the income of the temple.

published on : 21st July 2022

Form panel to prepare list of Agamic temples in Tamil Nadu: Madras HC

The bench said the retired judge must be a person well acquainted with the Agamic practices and temple affairs and the committee shall be constituted within a month.

published on : 16th July 2022

Temple elephants of Madurai to frolic in pools soon

While the Meenakshi Amman Temple is building a swimming pool for Parvati, the elephant maintained by the temple, Kallazhagar Temple's Sundaravalli will soon take a stroll around the mango groove. 

published on : 5th July 2022

HC sets aside eviction notice to Queens Land Amusement Park near Chennai

The petitioners S Nalini Selvaraj, D Gnanaraj, Selvaraj, S Anandaraj and S Rajapriya - submitted that they got the land for lease from HR&CE in 1995.

published on : 17th June 2022

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin hands over gold deposit bonds to Irukkankudi Mariamman temple officials

For Irukkankudi Mariamman temple, retired judge Selvi R Mala had overseen the process of sending unused gold offerings for melting.

published on : 16th June 2022

HR&CE department has no plan to take over Chidambaram's Nataraja temple: Tamil Nadu minister

The records are being scrutinised following complaints from devotees, the minister said during his visit to the Shri Abhirami Amirthakadeswarar Temple at Tirukadaiyur in Mayiladuthurai district. 

published on : 5th June 2022

Madras HC directs HR&CE department to protect assets of Ramanatheeswarar Temple

The court directed the department to address the allegations raised in the PIL filed by temple activist and founder of Thiruthondar Sabha A Radhakrishnan.

published on : 4th June 2022