Religious Tourism

Religious Tourism

Helicopter services to Amarnath to cost less

JAMMU: The chopper services to the cave shrine of Amarnath have become cheaper as compared to last year. For the forthcoming Yatra 2017, the one...

Centre to aid Buddhist corridor in Srikakulam

SRIKAKULAM: In a major boost to Buddhist corridor proposed by tourism and archaeology departments to protect ancient monuments, besides attracting tourists, the Central government...

Odisha looks to attract more Buddhist tourism to state

BHUBANESWAR: With direct international flights starting from Bhubaneswar to Kuala Lumpur next month the state is now focusing on promoting Buddhist tourism in the...
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Play to reveal unknown facets of Buddhism in Telangana

HYDERABAD: Come Thursday, a group of 25 theatre artistes under the banner of Planet-G and in association with Buddhavanam Project and Telangana Tourism will...
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Pilgrimage train to start from Kamakhya

GUWAHATI: Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) and IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation) have jointly started “Astha Circuit Tourist Train”. The special pilgrimage train will...
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Hurry: Kailash Manasarovar registrations now open

DELHI: The registration for Kailash Manasarovar Yatra organized by the Ministry of External Affairs is now open. The last date for registration is 15 March...
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Chardhams yatra roads to get upgrade

DELHI: The roads for the popular annual religious pilgrimage to the four holy places for Hindus, Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri, collectively known as...
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Suttur Jatra Mahotsava begins

MYSURU: The six-day Suttur Jatra Mahotsava was inaugurated by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah here on Tuesday. More than two million people from across the state are...

‘No substantial impact of religious tourism on JK economy’

SRINAGAR: Despite promotion and campaigns, religious tourism does not add value or make any impact on the economy of the state, Jammu Kashmir government...

IRCTC to launch new tourist train for eastern states

DELHI: Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will launch an all-inclusive ‘Aastha Circuit Tourist Train’ from Guwahati, an official said on Monday. The proposed...

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