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August 4, 2020

PM Modi to be gifted headgear, silver crown at Hanumangarhi temple in Ayodhya

Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) , Aug 5 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be gifted a headgear, a silver crown and a stole with the name of Lord Ram printed on it, said Sri Gaddinsheen Premdas Ji Maharaj, head priest of Hanumangarhi temple said on Wednesday."We also hope that Prime Minister Modi rings the 3.5 quintal bell and proceed towards Ram Janmabhoomi," he added.The head priest of the temple further said: "Prime Minister Modi is coming and it is a matter of pride for Ayodhya. Many Prime Ministers took office but none…

Credit for ending Ayodhya land dispute goes to Supreme Court, everyone should accept it: Mayawati

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Aug 5 (ANI): It is the Supreme Court which ended the Ram temple-Babri Masjid land dispute, paving wthe foundation stone-laying ceremony for the temple in Ayodhya to take place, and everyone should accept its decision, said Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Wednesday.The BSP chief said that while it was "unfortunate" that the dispute over the site had been ongoing for years but appealed to all to accept the apex court's verdict on the issue."Supreme Court ended the dispute. Along with it,…

PM Modi leaves for Ayodhya to attend Ram temple ‘bhoomi pujan’

New Delhi , Aug 5 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has left for Ayodhya from the national capital to take part in the Ram temple 'bhoomi pujan' ceremony scheduled to be held later on Wednesday.In Ayodhya, Prime Minister Modi's first halt will be at Hanumangarhi temple, marking the first-ever visit by any Prime Minister to this temple. He will also be the first Prime Minister to visit Ram Janmabhoomi site.The much-awaited foundation stone-laying ceremony of the Ram temple in Ayodhya will take place amid much fanfare on…

Andhra govt to supply 39 lakh school kits to children

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) , Aug 5 (ANI): As many as 39 lakh school-going children across Andhra Pradesh will be given school kits consisting of bags, uniforms, books and other supplies under the Jagananna Vidya Kanuka scheme, a statement from the Chief Minister's Office informed on Wednesday. "This falls under the revamp of 15,715 schools under Phase 1 of the Mana Badi Nedu Nedu scheme that is nearing conclusion. Chief Minister (CM) Reddy reviewed the last leg of the phase at his Tadepalli camp office," the statement said.…

People of Indian heritage raise saffron flags, celebrate Ayodhya’s ‘bhoomi pujan’ in Washington

By Reena BhardwajWashington , Aug 5 (ANI): As Ayodhya awaits the foundation stone laying of Ram temple, Indian-Americans are making sure that these celebrations echo in the US.Celebrating the 'bhoomi pujan' (ground-breaking ceremony) of the proposed Ram temple in Ayodhya, people of Indian heritage from in and around Washington DC gathered outside the Capitol Hill. Raising saffron flags and chanting "Jai Shri Ram", people from all walks of life including children, teenagers, women and elderly went around the Capitol Hill and…
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