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Will not interfere in Sabarimala temple customs and traditions: Chandy
Deccan Chronicle

Are you associating menstruation with impurity, SC asks Sabari...

Devotees in queue at the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala. (Photo: Deccan Chronicle) The apex court observed that all practices are acceptable until there is no distinction between genders. New Delhi: As the fight to end women’s ban from entering ... Asian Age, 3 days ago
Won't interfere in customs of Sabarimala: CM The Statesman, 4 days ago
The Freepress Journal

'Barring women from Sabarimala unconstitutional'

New Delhi: Women cannot be barred from entering Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala as per the principles of constitution, amicus curiae Raju Ramachandran informed the supreme court on Monday. The lawyer told the apex court that as per articles 25 ...
 Manorama Online1 week ago Sabarimala issue: Hindu is a Hindu, no male or female, says Court  The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago In Hindu religion, there is no difference between man and woman: SC  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago A Hindu is a Hindu: SC on women in Sabarimala  Siasat Daily2 weeks ago

Of Lord Ayyappa and Virgin Mary

Generally I get over a TV debate, howsoever demanding and controversial it may be, within 2-3 hours of closure. However, images of so called progressive panellists smirking about celibate status of Lord Ayyappa have disturbed me immensely, hence ...
 Meri News2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Sabrimala ban violates our rights: Women activists to SC

New Delhi: Challenging the age-old practice of banning women in the 10-50 years age group from entering the Lord Ayyappa Temple in Sabarimala, a group of women rights activists on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the practice violates ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago No scriptural sanction for Sabarimala bar on women  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago Custom, faith or tradition cannot defeat the constitutional principles, says Supreme Court  AndhraNews.net2 weeks ago Custom, faith or tradition cannot stop women from entering Sabarimala: SC  Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

Temporary ban on fireworks at Sabarimala temple

Pathanamthitta: The ritualistic fireworks at the famous Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala has been temporarily halted by officials, two days after a fire tragedy in a temple at Paravur killed over 110 people. The Pathanamthitta district collector ...
 Manorama Online2 weeks ago

Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple Opened for Annual Festival

SABARIMALA: The Lord Ayyappa hill shrine here was opened on Sunday for the ten-day annual festival, which begins on Monday with kodiyettu ceremony. Temple thantri Mahesh Mohanaru will conduct the kodiyettu ceremony between 9.20 and 10 am in the ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Annual Fest: Sabarimala to be Opened Tomorrow  New Indian Express1 month ago
The Hindu

Sabarimala temple opens for 10-day festival

The Lord Ayyappa Temple at Sabarimala was opened at 5 p.m. on Sunday for the 10-day annual festival to be held from March 14 to 23. Melsanthi (head priest) S.E. Sankaran Namboodiri opened the sanctum sanctorum in the presence of the tantri (chief ...
 The Hindu1 month ago 10-day Annual Festival at Sabarimala from March 14  New Indian Express2 months ago 6 Temples, rituals in India where Men are not allowed  The Freepress Journal2 days ago Sabarimala temple opens for 5-day rituals  The Hindu2 months ago

Grand finale to Sabarimala temple fete

The 10-day annual festival at the Lord Ayyappa Temple at Sabarimala came to a close with the Arat ceremony in river Pampa in the foothills of Sabarimala on Wednesday. The presiding deity was taken from Sabarimala Sannidhanam to Pampa in a ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

'Arattu' ritual held in Sabarimala

Thousands of devotees on Wednesday witnessed the 'arattu' ceremony (ritualistic bath) at the famous Lord Ayyappa temple here. The idol of Lord Ayyappa was removed from the sanctum sanctorum of the shrine and given a holy dip at the 'arattukadavu' on the Pampa ...
 Zee News1 month ago 'Arattu' ritual held in Sabarimala?  Press Trust of India1 month ago

Sabarimala temple opens for fete

Arat to be held on March 23 The annual festival at the Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala began with the flag-hoisting ceremony on Monday. Chief priest (tantri) Kandararu Maheswararu Mohanararu, assisted by head priest (melsanthi) E.S.
 The Hindu1 month ago
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