Kashi Vishwanath temple

Gyanvapi issue: District judge to deliver order on maintainability of Shringar Gauri worship plea

The plaintiffs before the Court are ten individuals acting as next friends of the deities claimed to be existing within the precincts of the mosque.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Remarks on Kashi Vishwanath temple: HC refuses to quash FIR against Lucknow University professor

The bench, however, directed the Hasanganj police not to arrest Chandan without complying to the provisions of the code of criminal procedures.

published on : 21st May 2022

Allahabad High Court adjourns hearing on Kashi Vishwanath temple-Gyanvapi mosque issue till July 6

The original suit was filed in the Varanasi district court in 1991, seeking restoration of an ancient temple at the site where the Gyanvapi mosque currently stands.

published on : 20th May 2022

Gyanvapi row: Jamiat appeals to people not to hit streets; RSS says facts should be allowed to come out

A local court is hearing a plea by a group of five Hindu women seeking the court's permission for daily prayers before the idols on its outer walls.

published on : 18th May 2022

Lucknow University professor assaulted on campus week after remark on Kashi Vishwanath temple

Two guards accompanying the professor overpowered the student and handed him over to the police.

published on : 18th May 2022

Gyanvapi Masjid issue: Hindu Sena moves SC seeking dismissal of plea against survey

The court had refused to grant status quo in the case saying that it was not aware of what the issue was, as he has not seen the papers.

published on : 17th May 2022

Amid 'Shivalinga' row, Allahabad HC defers hearing on earlier plea on Gyanvapi to May 20

As the hearing resumed on Monday, on a bunch of half a dozen petitions related to Gyanvapi dispute, the counsel representing the parties put their submissions before the single judge bench of court.

published on : 16th May 2022

Survey underway at Gyanvapi Masjid complex for second day amid tight security

"Survey at the Gyanvapi Masjid complex has begun," Police Commissioner of Varanasi, A Satish Ganesh, said Sunday.

published on : 15th May 2022

Man donates 60 kg gold for Kashi Vishwanath

An anonymous trader hailing from south India has made a secret donation (gupt daan) of 60 kg of gold to plate the sanctum sanctorum of Kashi Vishwanath temple. 

published on : 2nd March 2022

Kashi Vishwanath temple gets 60 kg gold in secret donation

Of the 60-kg gold donated, 37 kg, equal to the weight of PM Narendra Modi’s mother Hiraben has been used to plate the inner walls of the sanctum sanctorum.

published on : 1st March 2022

PM Modi's lunch with construction workers of Kashi Vishwanath Dham becomes talking point

During his speech in the courtyard of the corridor, the Prime Minister made a special mention of the tireless efforts of the labourers.  

published on : 13th December 2021

Kashi Vishwanath Corridor inauguration to be a gala event, 20000 temples to live stream it

Besides inaugurating the Kashi Vishwanath corridor, PM Modi will also address a convention of BJP-ruled chief ministers and deputy chief ministers in Kashi on December 13-14.

published on : 3rd December 2021

100 years after being smuggled out, Goddess Annapurna idol to reach Kashi Vishwanath Temple

The idol of Annapurna idol will be first taken to Aligarh on November 11 then Kannauj and reach Ayodhya on  November 14.

published on : 2nd November 2021