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Prayar has insulted womanhood, devotees: Kadakampally

Will not allow Sabarimala to become Thailand: TDB chief

Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) chairman Prayar Gopalakrishnan said the board is against allowing entry of women of menstruating age into the Sabarimala temple. The hill shrine in Kerala’s Pathanamthitta district is managed by the TDB. “The board does not ... Asia Net India, 5 days ago

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Kerala: People from Dalit, backward communities appointed as priests by temple board

In a significant step, the Travancore Devaswom (Temple) Recruitment Board broke the tradition and has appointed people from Dalit, backward communities as priests.
 DNA1 week ago Devaswom Recruitment Board recommends appointment of 36 non-Brahmins as priests  Mathrubhumi1 week ago

Devaswom Board member seeks entry of non-Hindus into temples

Kozhikode:Congress leader and Devaswom Board member Ajay Tharail has sought the entry of non-Hindus into temples. Ina Facebook post, Tharayil said that the Devaswom Board should issue an order allowing all those who have faith in temple and idol worship to ...
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago 'Unilateral decision cannot be taken on entry of non-Hindus inside temples'  Mathrubhumi1 month ago Call for entry of non-Hindus in temples  Business Standard1 month ago

Dalit priest takes charge in Travancore Devaswom Board temple

Pathanamthitta: Yedu Krishnan scripted history on Mondayby becoming the first Dalit priest appointed by the Travancore Devaswom Board to assume duties at a temple comiing under the Board. Yadukirishnan assumed duties as a priest at the sanctum sanctorum of ...
 Mathrubhumi1 week ago Chanting mantras, breaking barriers: Kerala's first Dalit priest takes charge  Deccan Herald1 week ago

In a historic move, Kerala temple board recommends Dalits as priests

  Six Dalits are among 36 non-Brahmins, who have been recommended for appointment as priests in temples in Kerala being managed by the Travancore Devaswom Board. The recommendation in this regard was made by the Kerala Devaswom Recruitment Board, a press release said.   This is for the first time six people from the scheduled caste community have been recommended for the appointment as priests. A written examination and an interview on the lines of those conducted by the Public ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago CPI(M) welcomes appointment of Dalit priest to Kerala temple  Business Standard1 week ago 6 Dalits recommended for appointment as priests in Ker temples  Business Standard1 week ago TDB recommends Dalits as priests for the first time  Asia Net India1 week ago

Kadakampally Surendran terms appointment of non-brahmins as priests a ‘silent revolution’

Minister for devaswom Kadakampally Surendran has termed the appointment of non-bhrahmins as priests in temples under the travancore devaswom board (TDB) as a silent revolution.Highlighting the significance of the appointments, the minister pointed out that ...
 Prokerala1 week ago Appointment of non-brahmin priests is a silent revolution, says Kadakampally  Mathrubhumi1 week ago

Facilities for pilgrims should be priority at Sabarimala: CM

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan arriving at Sabarimala Sannidhanam. Photo: Aboobakkar Sabarimala: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Tuesday said arranging facilities for the pilgrims should be of top priority while undertaking Sabarimala development ...
 Mathrubhumi2 days ago Unnikrishnan is Sabarimala chief priest  Deccan Herald2 days ago

Karnataka CM favours appointing Dalit priests in temples

Taking a cue from neighbouring Kerala, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today spoke in favour of appointing Dalit priests at temples in the state."No opposition to appoint Dalits as priests at Muzrai (Department of Religious and Charitable Endowments) ...
 Business Standard4 days ago

Women's entry into Sabarimala: Constitution bench will decide

A three-Judge bench of the Supreme Court on Friday referred to a Constitution bench a clutch of petitions challenging the age-old practice in Kerala's Sabarimala Temple of not allowing women aged between 10 years and 50 years to enter the temple. The Kerala ...
 DNA5 days ago

Kamal Haasan praises Pinarayi for appointing non-Brahmin priests

Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Monday hailed Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan for appointing 36 non-Brahmin priests to serve in temples administered by the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB). "Bravo Travancore Devaswom Board. Salute to Kerala ...
 Mathrubhumi1 week ago Kamal Hassan praises Kerala CM on priests appointment  Business Standard1 week ago Kamal Haasan hails non-Brahmin priests' appointment in Kerala  Business Standard1 week ago Vaiko lauds Kerala for move to appoint non-Brahmins priests  Business Standard1 week ago
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