temple festival

Tension grips Kurunjakulam village in Tamil Nadu as SC residents barred from using pathway

Over 500 police personnel deployed in the village last week remain stationed there as the peace meeting between the SC residents and an intermediate caste failed on Monday.

published on : 12th August 2023

TNSTC to run Special buses in Virudhunagar district ahead of Sathuragiri Temple festival

TNSTC will run special buses from various parts of the district for the convenience of devotees who will be visiting Sundara Mahalingam Temple in the Sathuragiri Hills.

published on : 6th August 2023

Better to shut down temples if they're going to perpetuate violence: Madras High Court

According to the legal site, the petitioner, who claimed himself as the hereditary trustee of a temple, sought police protection to avert any untoward incidents during the annual festival.

published on : 22nd July 2023

Minister PK Sekarbabu launches HR&CE app to monitor works, pooja & schemes

Talking to reporters, Sekarbabu said, “HR and CE officials, priests engaged in ‘Oru kaala poojai’ and temple employees will be using the app.

published on : 25th June 2023

Five SCs injured in clash at Virachilai temple festival in TN

An SC woman in the village, which TNIE visited, said, “An ex-MLA’s son from the opposition party, who was named as main accused, has not been arrested.

published on : 19th June 2023

Communal clash at temple festival in Tiruchy, 16 arrested

Tiruchy SP Sujith Kumar and DSP M A Yasmin held talks with both the communities. The deity was taken back to the temple, while the temple car was abandoned on the street.

published on : 2nd June 2023