Monday, December 11, 2017

Religious Tourism

Religious Tourism

Tour operators rue lack of good hotels, translators

BODHGAYA The need for better air connectivity, good hotels, hygiene and professional translators-cum-guides in Bihar dominated the concluding day of the three-day international Buddhist Conclave...
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Koradi Pilgrimage and Tourism project delayed

NAGPUR: The Rs 415 crore Koradi Pilgrimage and Tourism Development Project, also known as the Shri Mahalaxmi Jagdamba Sansthan Pilgrimage Development Plan will not be launched during...
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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...

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...

Vrindavan gets a new hotel from Sarovar group

DELHI Sarovar Hotels & Resorts has entered Vrindavan, the holy city devoted to Lord Krishna, by re-branding Hotel Nidhivan as Nidhivan Sarovar Portico, Vrindavan. The...

Mahasivarathri yatra by IRCTC

CHENNAI Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd., (IRCTC) announces a special Mahasivarathri yatra for senior citizens to Nava Jyothirlinga from March 1 to 13. The...

Hoteliers hail govt efforts on tourists to Char Dham Yatra

MUSSOORIE Members of the Uttarakhand Hotel Association in a press meet here have hailed the decision of the state government for setting a target of...
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Railways to set up new train terminal to ease Kumbh Mela...

LUCKNOW Railways would set up a new train terminal at Prayag ghat adjacent to Allahabad city to manage unprecedented crowd during Kumbh Mela after a...

Buddhist heritage park to come up in A.P.

HYDERABAD The Andhra Pradesh government is all set to open a Buddhist Heritage Theme Park ‘Buddhavanam’ in the State. The heritage park will come up at...
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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...