Thursday, December 13, 2018

Religious Tourism

Religious Tourism

70% hotel rooms booked till Sept 25 in Nashik

NASHIK With the first shahi parvani (royal bath) day just around the corner, hotels across the city and Trimbakeshwar have recorded 70% room occupancy till...

Asaravilli temple access to be developed

SRIKAKULAM The Sri Suryanarayana Swamy temple at Arasavilli in Srikakulam will be developed on the lines of major shrines like Simhachalam, Annavaram and Kanaka Durga...
buddha statue

Comprehensive plan to develop Buddhist circuit

DELHI A comprehensive plan is in the offing to develop the Buddhist circuit in the country, a Parliamentary panel has been informed months after it...

Heritage Walk mooted in Puri

BHUBANESWARThe walk should cover 12 temples, 11 mutts and one tank: CDPMathas (mutts) that lie in utter state of neglect ruins could contribute significantly...

5,000 extra beds in Puri hotels to meet rush

BHUBANESWAR Hoteliers in beach town Puri have put in place 5,000 extra beds to meet the demand for rooms in view of the rush due...

China allows Kailash Yatra route through Nathula Pass

DELHI Indians travelling on the annual Kailash Manasarovar yatra will soon have another route, thanks to China agreeing to allow the yatra through the Nathula...

Festival that brings Pandits back to Valley

Hundreds of Kashmiri Pandits, who migrated from the Valley after the 1989 armed rebellion, have converged on Kashmir to be part of the annual...

UP Tourism plans walk along Buddha’s last journey

LUCKNOW Followers of Gautam Buddha may soon get chance to track a section of his last journey in a walk proposed by the state tourism...

India to start Jewish heritage tours

RAMLA With India renovating Jewish heritage sites in the country, India's envoy to Israel has appealed to young Jews of Indian origin to utilise the...

New-look Amaravati decked up for pushkaram

VIJAYAWADA: In ancient Amaravati town, the ritual of a holy dip in river Krishna for the Krishna Pushkaram started off at 5.57 a.m. This was...