Normally, around 20,000 devotees walk to Tirumala via this footpath while during summer vacation and auspicious days, the number goes up to over 40,000.
An ideal secular state is essentially atheist, wherein religious organisations neither exercise political authority nor receive any privileges from governments, religious holidays are not prescribed.
In the Age of Modi, the look changes but the man is permanent, omniscient and omnipotent. His binary, Rahul Gandhi, needs a shave.
Those who are speaking in favour of a hospital at Ayodhya have themselves failed to provide proper healthcare to the people, he said.
The petition contended that Owaisi's statement on July 30 this year hurt the religious feelings of crores of Indians who are having faith in lord Ram.
Videos of a trader being beaten by cops over bursting crackers in Khargone's Saraffa Bazar area had gone viral on Thursday
Among them Sahibe Alam was the former office bearer of PFI and working as media incharge of SDPI, the police officer said.
A resident of Ayodhya’s Susahati Katra locality, Mahavir was pleasantly surprised while getting the first offering of the Bhoomi Pujan.
He said the Ayodhya ritual would be remembered as a day of great national importance as it brought an end to a bitter conflict between two parties belonging to two different religions.
The CPI-M general secretary said that the state take over of the construction of the temple in the presence of the Governor and the CM of UP is a negation of the secular democratic character of India
Vibrant celebrations across Telangana by distributing sweets and setting off fireworks marked the historic event at Ayodhya.
No major political party, including DMK, PMK, MDMK, VCK, and NTK, has expressed support for the event.
The FO said the extreme haste in starting the construction of the temple at the Babri Masjid site points to the fact how Muslims were being "marginalised".
He also said that Lord Ram's conduct and values constitute the core of the consciousness of India, cutting across all kinds of divisions and barriers, and they are still relevant today.
Ram Mandir bhoomi pujan will be a part of my film: Kangana Ranaut on her next directorial venture 'Aparajita Ayodhya'
The 'Queen' actor, who is all set to make a film on the temple's 600-year-old journey in a recent interview noted that today's iconic moment will also be a huge episode in her directorial project.