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Three held for stealing idols from Jain temples
Hindustan Times

Bihar: 14 idols stolen from Vaishali temple

Less than a month after a nation-wide outrage over the theft of a priceless idol of Lord Mahavir from the Jamui temple led to its recovery on December 6, another big theft of Hindu idols has rocked Vaishali district of north Bihar. Unidentified ... Hindustan Times, 1 month ago
Temple Heist Solved, Robber Gang Busted New Indian Express, 4 weeks ago
14 idols stolen from Vaishali temple HT Syndication, 1 month ago

Stolen Mahavir idol found dumped on a river bank

A little over a week after the 2,600-year-old Lord Mahavir statue had been stolen from Bihar's Kshatriya Kund temple - which had got the city's Jain community approaching ministers to trace the culprits - the statue was found lying inside a gunny ...
 Mumbai Mirror2 months ago Rs 27 lakh collected from aarti of Lord Mahavir  Times of India2 months ago Stolen 2,600-year-old Mahavir idol recovered in Bihar  MSN News US2 months ago Stolen Mahavir idol recovered in Bihar  Press Trust of India2 months ago
Central Chronicle

Ancient Stolen Idol of Mahavir in Jamui District Recovered

Patna : The 2,600-year-old statue of Lord Mahavir that went missing from a temple in Jamui district little over a week ago, mysteriously re-surfaced in a field less than 20 kilometers away from where it was stolen thus ending the need of a CBI probe ...
 PatnaDaily.com2 months ago Stolen idol of Lord Mahavir found from agricultural field  Times of India2 months ago Stolen idol of Lord Mahavir recovered in Jamui  Central Chronicle2 months ago Jains to meet on Sunday over stolen Lord Mahavir idol  Times of India2 months ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Nitish focus on twin Jain tourist centres

Chief minister Nitish Kumar at the Jain Temple at Lachchuar in Jamui on Thursday. Picture by Suraj Chief minister Nitish Kumar announced on Thursday that the state government would develop as tourist centres the birthplace of the 24th Jain ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Nitish prods CBI to probe Jamui theft  Calcutta Telegraph2 months ago Jain Community Thanks Nitish for the Recovery of Stolen Idol  PatnaDaily.com1 month ago
United News of India

One arrested for theft of Mahavir idol from Jamui

Jamui, Dec 9 (UNI) The Police is zeroing in on an international gang of idol smugglers involved in the theft of a 2,600 years old idol of Lord Mahavira here recently, following the arrest of a member of the gang from Bareli in Uttar Pradesh. ...
 United News of India2 months ago Bihar govt recommends CBI probe into theft of Lord Mahavir idol  The Echo Of India2 months ago Bihar recommends CBI probe into Lord Mahavir idol theft  Press Trust of India2 months ago CBI help sought to probe Lord Mahavir idol theft case in Jamui  Times of India2 months ago

Slow revolution in Bihar temples

Sometime back, Janardan Das, a Musahar (the lowest strata among the dalit community) was installed as a priest of the 300-year-old Ram Janaki temple at Paliganj, some 70 km from Patna. Das was arguably the first Musahar (also called mahadalit) in ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Govt to develop Lachhuar temple as tourist place: CM

MUNGER: Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday said the Lachhuar Jain temple under Sikandra police station area and the birth place of Lord Mahavir at village Kshatriyakund under Khaira police station area in Jamui district will be developed ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Jagmohan repair work after January 15

Puri: The Sri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) is planning to begin the work on the repair work of the crumbling Jagamohan, the hall facing the sanctum sanctorum of the 12th century shrine, after Makar Sankranti which falls on January 15, 2016 ...
 Odisha Television1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Ancient Bihar temples show the way with non-Brahmin priests

Much before the Supreme Court's recent ruling that non-Brahmins can also be temple priests, nearly a dozen temples in Bihar has had non-Brahmins priests at its helm without any protests. A living example is Patna's over 300- year- old Mahavir ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago Bihar temples show way with non-Brahmin priests  HT Syndication1 month ago
Asia Times Online

India targets gold hoards and temple treasures in trade deficit battle

Asia Times News & Features, India India aims to recycle 20,000 tons of privately-owned gold in a monetization scheme to reduce record bullion imports and trade deficit. India overtook China this year as the world's biggest consumer of gold. The ...
 Asia Times Online1 month ago
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