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recruitment of Priests

Last date extended The Kerala Devaswom Recruitment Board has extended the last date for submitting applications for the part-time temple priest post till up to May 21. A board release said here on Monday that the decision to extend the period ... The Hindu, 1 week ago
India Today

Kerala temples unlikely to drop Rs 2,000-crore firework displays

Amid growing demand for ban on temple fireworks display in Kerala in the wake of Kollam tragedy, the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) that manages as many as 1,255 temples in the state has refused to say no to such display in temples under it. It ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago Kerala court allows fireworks at Pooram festival  Gulf News2 weeks ago No complete ban on firecrackers in Kerala, Chandy assures strict controls  India Today2 weeks ago Kerala HC allows fireworks display in Pooram festival  Press Trust of India2 weeks ago

Kerala government withdraws ban on parading of elephants during Thrissur Pooram

Text resize A A In a move favouring the Thiruvambadi and Paramekkavu Devaswom boards, Kerala Forest Minister Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan today directed the chief forest conservator to relax regulations on the use of elephants during Thrissur ...
 InToday2 weeks ago Thrissur Pooram fireworks can go ahead, but with conditions: HC  Manorama Online2 weeks ago Will HC order take the shine off Thrissur Pooram?  Manorama Online2 weeks ago Pooram to Go On, For Now  New Indian Express2 weeks ago

Pooram: Higher level intervention sought

Thrissur: Hours after a Kerala High Court order banned use of high-decibel fireworks in the night, two major Devaswoms in Thrissur yesterday sought "higher level" intervention to organise the state's famous Thrissur Pooram, festivities of which ...
 News Today2 weeks ago Thrissur Pooram festival in Kerala to be called off? Decision today  ZeeNews.com2 weeks ago Decision on Kerala's Thrissur Pooram Festival Today  IBNLive2 weeks ago Fireworks Restriction: Will Thrissur Pooram Lose Its Grandeur?  IBNLive2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Seek priests' opinion on use of elephants for temple rituals: HC to Devaswom

Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday directed all Devaswom Boards to ascertain specific opinion of "Tantris" (head priests) whether use of elephants in temple rituals and practices is an inexcusable component and required to be continued. ...
 Manorama Online3 weeks ago Should temples use tuskers: Kerala High Court  Deccan Chronicle3 weeks ago HC directive to devaswom boards on use of elephants in temple  Business Standard3 weeks ago High Court asks Devaswom Boards to seek Tantris opinion if elephant in temple rituals is a must  MetroVaartha.com3 weeks ago

Kerala temple fire: HC blames temple authority, questions role of state govt; suggests CBI probe

The Devaswom bench of Kerala High Court on Tuesday took up a letter seeking the court's intervention to take suo moto action in the Kollam temple fireworks tragedy saying that none can take away the lives of the innocent. In one of the worst tragedies to hit ...
 DNA2 weeks ago Kerala High Court to take up PIL on temple tragedy  Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
New Indian Express

Necessary steps will be taken for conduct of Pooram: Kerala government

The Forest Department had yesterday issued notice to two major Devaswoms organising the Pooram imposing restrictions on parading elephants. KOTTAYAM/THRISSUR: Amid widespread allegations of "creating hurdles" in organising the famed 'Thrissur Pooram' in the ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago

It's official: Fireworks will take place on April 15, 17, says Kerala temple board

And in Kerala, the Thiruvambadi Devaswom Board President says the fireworks will now take place on April 15 and 17 and safety measures have been taken. The board said the fireworks festivities cannot be cancelled since it was an age-old tradition. Amid growing clamour for ban on temple fireworks display in Kerala in wake of Kollam temple tragedy, the Travancore Devaswom Board, which manages about 1,255 temples in Kerala, said it was not for a complete ban on such displays. Prayar ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago 'A temple is a place to pray, not for fireworks'  Rediff.com2 weeks ago
India Today

Fireworks kill over 100, but Kerala's temple board chief wants tradition to continue

The Travancore Devaswom Board, which manages about 1,255 temples in Kerala, has rejected demands to ban use of firecrackers during festivals. People stand next to empty fire cracker shells inside the compound of a temple after a fire broke out at ...
 India Today2 weeks ago
India Today

Kollam temple authorities and Kerala CM oppose total ban on firework displays

Travancore Devaswom Board, which manages about 1,255 temples in the state, today opposed the complete ban on firework displays. Kollam temple tragedy Travancore Devaswom Board , which manages about 1,255 temples in the state, today opposed the ...
 India Today2 weeks ago
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