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Shani temple row: Ex-Union minister Balasaheb Vikhe Patil says he went to 'chauthara' with wife

Shani temple row: Ex-Union minister Balasaheb Vikhe Patil says...

Amid a high-voltage stir against gender bias at Shani Shingnapur temple in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra, former Union minister Balasaheb Vikhe Patil on Saturday claimed he had visited the 'chauthara' (platform) at the temple along with his wife. Vikhe ... DNA, 1 day ago

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Ahmednagar senior citizen dies of rabies

A 62-year-old man from Mirajgaon village in Ahmednagar district succumbed to rabies at the Naidu Infectious Diseases Hospital recently, taking the death count from the infection to two this year, so far.
 Times of India2 weeks ago

No house in this village, including its bank, has doors

Shani Shingnapur is a village located in the Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra. A one of a kind village in India, and probably the world, Shani Shingnapur is famous for the fact that no house here has any doors. Residents of the village feel little ...
 Yourstory.in1 month ago In village with no doors, police secure lock-up with nuts & bolts  Times of India2 months ago

Maharashtra temple 'purifies' shrine after woman offers prayers

Nine small steps taken by a woman to enter and offer prayers at a famous Shani shrine at a village in Ahmednagar district in ‘breach’ of the age-old practice of prohibiting entry of women has prompted the temple committee to suspend seven security men and the villagers to form purification rituals. The woman climbed the security barricade to the ‘chauthara’ (platform) where the idol is installed and offered prayers on Saturday, before disappearing in the crowd. Startled ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Woman who defied tradition at temple seeks security  Asian Age2 months ago Maharashtra temple purifies idol after woman offers prayers  Rediff.com2 months ago
Oddity Central

Hiware Bazar – India’s Miracle Village

The residents of Hiware Bazar, a remote village in the Ahmednagar district of the state of Maharashtra, India have managed to turn their fortune around in the span of just a few years – they’ve gone from being a drought-stricken populace in the ...
 Oddity Central3 weeks ago Hiware Bazar India's Miracle Village  Before It's News3 weeks ago
International Business Times India

AAP leaders brief social activist Anna Hazare on Janlokpal Bill

"Kumar Vishwas and Singh met Anna ji at his village Ralegan Siddhi in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district and discussed the features of the Bill", Hazare's aide Datta Awari said over phone. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi yesterday tabled the Bill ...
 Jagran Post2 months ago Power Has Got the Better of You, Miffed Anna Tells Modi  New Indian Express1 month ago Anna Hazare reminds PM Modi of forgotten poll promises  Hindustan Times1 month ago Modi government is no different from UPA, says Anna Hazare  International Business Times India1 month ago
The Freepress Journal

Shani Shingnapur Row: Meeting Between Protestors, Temple Authorities Today

AHMEDNAGAR: In a bid to end the deadlock over allowing women to enter Shani Shingnapur temple in Maharashtra, the District Administration of Ahmednagar called for a meeting on Saturday between protestors and the temple management. The Ahmednagar ...
 New Indian Express1 day ago Shani temple row: Protestors, temple authorities meet today  The Freepress Journal1 day ago
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God cannot discriminate between genders: Pawar

Supporting the demand for lifting restrictions on women's entry in Shani Shingnapur temple in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district, NCP chief Sharad Pawar today said God cannot discriminate between genders and that he feels nobody should be barred from ...
 The Echo Of India4 days ago
Hindustan Times

Shani Temple gets first female chief but woman still barred from shrine

The trust of the famous Shani Shingnapur Temple in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district may have broken with tradition to appoint a female chief last week but the move appears symbolic as women are still barred entry into the popular shrine. The ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago Women barred from approaching Maharashtra Shani Temple  Yahoo! India1 week ago Maharashtra's Shani Shingnapur: Why this temple is so famous - 5 things you may not know  ZeeNews.com1 week ago Women barred from going to Maharashtra Shani T...  Qatar Peninsula1 week ago

Women activists stopped from entering Shani Shingnapur temple, detained

Ahmednagar: A plan by 350 women activists to barge into the Shani Shingnapur temple in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra to break a 400-year-old tradition banning women from entering its sacred sanctum was today foiled by police when they were ...
 News24online1 week ago Women activists' plan to barge into Shani temple foiled  Press Trust of India1 week ago Women activists prevented from storming temple  The Gulf Today1 week ago Police stops women activists from marching to Shani Shingnapur temple  Livemint.com1 week ago
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