Rituals Ahead of Foundation-Laying Ceremony for India’s Iconic Ram Temple Begin in Ayodhya – Video

The dispute, considered to be the longest litigation in the country, lingered in various courts since 1950 until it came to the Supreme Court of India in 2011. The apex court delivered its judgement in November 2019 handing over ownership of the disputed land to Hindus, while ordering a suitable plot of land for Muslims […]

For Aug 5 ceremony, special dress for Ram Lalla

Shankarlal’s elder brother Bhagwatlal ‘Pahaadhi’ attributed their stitching expertise to God. “The entire family is involved in this. Whatever qualities have been given by God, we are making dresses using those qualities only. It is He who is getting them made by us, as He gets everything done.”

Lord Ram’s will that I attend bhoomi pujan: Babri case litigant

Talking about Wednesday’s ground-breaking ceremony to mark the beginning of the construction of a grand Ram temple in Ayodhya, Ansari said, “I belong to Ayodhya. All this (temple’s construction) will change the fate of Ayodhya. We all want our child to get better opportunities”.

It is Lord Ram’s will that I attend bhoomi pujan, says Babri case litigant Iqbal Ansari

The Supreme Court had in November last year paved the way for the construction of a Ram temple by a Trust at the disputed site of the Babri Masjid’s demolition in Ayodhya, and directed the Centre to allot an alternative 5-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a new mosque at a “prominent” […]

Mr Modi, let a Dalit girl break the coconut at Ram temple

Prime Minister Modi washed the feet of sanitary staff during the Kumbh Mela in February 2019. He is a social reformer in a distinctive way. He has challenged the status quo in many fields and his action of washing the feet of sanitary workers was a very, very, potent message across the length and breadth […]

Ram temple ‘bhoomi pujan’ rituals begin in Ayodhya with ‘Gauri Ganesh puja’

Meanwhile, Northern Railways has announced that the first phase of the new modern railway station in Ayodhya will be completed by June 2021. It is to be noted that the station will be built on the theme of Ram temple and will be equipped with all modern facilities.

Silver paan, gift from Varanasi, to be used in Ram temple ceremony on August 5

Mahant Raju Das, from Hanuman Garhi Mandir, had said, “Trust has decided the temple will be made of stones as the stones are long-lasting. Hanuman Garhi mandir is also made of stone which was built in 1164 AD. Gold, silver and copper which people will give would be put in the temple’s ‘neev’ (foundation).”

Worried about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s health: BJP leader Uma Bharti to skip Ram Temple ‘bhoomi pujan’ ceremony due to COVID-19

Sources said that PM Modi would reach Ayodhya at around 11 AM on Wednesday and would stay in the city for around three hours. The prime minister will first offer prayers at Hanuman Garhi and then visit Manas Bhawan where the idol of Lord Ram is presently kept. The prime minister then go to the […]

‘Congress is more responsible for Ram mandir than BJP’

The Bharatiya Janata Party, which won only two seats in Parliament in 1984, rode the temple issue to power after adopting a resolution to build a grand temple will be built at the birthplace of Lord Ram in Ayodhya. Along with abrogating Article 370 and ushering in a Uniform Civil Code, Ayodhya became the third […]

Uma Bharti to skip Ram Temple event in Ayodhya over COVID-19 fears

In a series of tweets in Hindi, Ms. Bharti said she had written to the Prime Minister’s Office and to the senior officials of the Ram Janmbhoomi trust in Ayodhya requesting them to remove her name from the list of guests who would be present at the foundation laying programme that would be attended by […]