Monday, May 25, 2020

Religious Tourism

Religious Tourism

Virat Ramayan mandir to be world’s largest religious monment

PATNAA model of what will be the world's largest religious monument was unveiled on Wednesday in Patna, India, by Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar....

Modi will promote India’s Buddhist heritage for tourism

OPINION The world’s first Global Buddhist missionary Anagarika Dharmapala and the most talked about man in India today and perhaps in the entire policy and...

Char Dham yatra to ‘be regulated not restricted’

DEHRADUN Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Sunday said the Char Dham yatra would be regulated but not restricted. Pilgrims would be registered through a biometric registration...

Season 2 of free pilgrimage for elderly flagged off

DEHRADUN The second season of "Mere Bujurg Mere Teerth", a unique scheme under which the elderly are taken on a free pilgrimage to the famed...

Millennium’s first Nabakalebara Rath Yatra held at Puri

PURI Lakhs descended on the pilgrim town of Puri io catch a glimpse of the presiding deities of the 12th century shrine of Sri Jagannath. Lakhs...

Efforts to make Sabarimala a global pilgrim centre

PATHANAMTHITTA The Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) is trying to elevate Sabarimala to the status of an international pilgrim centre in association with various other South...

International Buddhism seminar begins in Agartala

AGARTALA A three-day international seminar on the Buddhist heritage of the northeastern region began here on Friday. The seminar aims at reviving the role of heritage and...

4cr Dhabaleswar project hanging fire

CUTTACK The Rs 4-crore project for peripheral development and beautification of Dhabaleswar Temple is yet to be implemented though it was approved by the Centre...

‘Exposition pilgrim numbers set to rise’

PANAJI The crowd of pilgrims visiting Old Goa is expected to swell in the coming week as the holiday season picks up, the organizers of...

Buddha Mahotsava to promote tourism

SILIGURI The four days Buddha Mahatsava on Living Buddhism is beginning from December 26 at Imphal, Manipur to promote eco-tourism and make a Buddhism circuit...