Monday, December 11, 2017

Religious Tourism

Religious Tourism

29 dead, many hurt in stampede at Godavari Pushkaram

RAJAHMUNDRY Twenty nine people have died in a stampede during Godavari Pushkaram festival in Rajahmundry in Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday. Several others have been injured...

Video: Visiting Tirupati, the richest temple in the world

TIRUPATI The Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple or the Tirupati Balaji temple dedicated to Hindu God Vishnu is the richest temple in the world besides being...
Kolanupaka

Kolanupaka to be part of tourism circuit

State government plans to restore two temples and an archaeology museum NALGONDA:  As part of Yadagirigutta Temple Development Plan, the Telangana government is all set to...

Efforts on by UP to boost religious tourism

ALLAHABAD The Uttar Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation Limited (UPTDCL) has decided to built aerial passenger ropeway system at the most visited Ashtabhuja and Kalikoh...

Puducherry, Parveen Holiday tie up for tour packages to Tirupati

PUDUCHERRY The Puducherry Tourism Development Corporation has signed an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Parveen Holidays to operate tourist packages between Puducherry to Tirupati and to link...

Ram Path project yet to take off

ALLAHABAD: The Ram Van Gaman Path project is yet to take off, even 15 years after the proposal for its construction was floated. The idea...

Odisha plans second religious tourist circuit

BHUBANESWAR To attract more tourists to the state, the government has planned to develop a second religious tourist circuit in the state. Odisha already has...
buddha ruins in sarnath, uttar pradesh

5th Buddhist conclave in Varanasi

VARANASI: The fifth international Buddhist Conclave will take place in Varanasi from 2nd to 6th October. to showcase the Buddhist heritage and pilgrim sites in India. The conclave...
Ravan effigiesvideo

Video: Why Ravana burns each Dussehra

Burn evil with Ravana this time Dussehra is the final 10th day of the 10 day Navaratri festival, one of the major Hindu festivals celebrated across...
St. Philomena's Church

St. Philomena’s Church to get another facelift

St Philomena’s Church in Mysuru will be given yet another facelift to restore its opulence MYSURU:  St Philomena’s Church in Mysuru, one of the largest...