Let Mother Mary sleep, Joseph can take care of Infant Jesus...

Thrissur: The sculpture of the holy family at St. Mary’s church in Thrissur’s ..

Sabarimala temple closes after pilgrimage season
Sabarimala Mandala-Makaravilakku pilgrimage season concludes
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Devotees witness Makarajyothi at Sabarimala

60,000 devotees to be allowed daily in Sabarimala

Thiruvananthapuram: The state government has announced more relaxations for Sabrimala ahead of the Mandala-Makaravilakku festival. ..


Kerala HC modifies timings for plying tractors on Sabarimala trekking path to Ayyappa temple

Kochi: The Kerala High Court has modified the timings for plying of tractors on the trekking path to Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala ..

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55 HD cameras, one drone,100-plus DD staff: PM Modi's mega Kashi corridor coverage to be as grand

Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Monday inaugurate the Kashi Vishwanath Corridor project in a grand ceremony, and with ..


Police initiate probe after 25 Idukki youngsters allegedly face social boycott over eating beef

Marayoor: The cops have initiated a probe over the complaint stating 25 youngsters in Idukki’s Marayoor Panchayat were allegedly ..


Staff shortage hits ‘Prasadam’ distribution in Sabarimala

Sabarimala: Amid the Mandala-Makaravilakku pilgrimage season, the shortage of temporary staff has been affecting the ‘Prasadam’ ..

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Heavy rush in Sabarimala, 42,354 devotees pay obeisance via virtual booking on Saturday

Pathanamthitta: Heavy rush of pilgrims continued in Kerala's Sabarimala temple on Saturday as over 42,354 people booked virtually ..

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Waqf board appointments to PSC: Samastha rejects IUML’s stance to protest inside mosques

Kozhikode: Samastha Kerala Jamiyyathul Ulama State chief Sayed Jifri Muthukoya Thangal has rejected the stance of IUML to organize ..


Syro-Malabar Churches implement Uniform Holy Mass; Three archdioceses continue in people-facing mode

Kochi : Kerala-based Major Archbishop of Syro-Malabar Catholic Church Cardinal Mar George Alenchery started the implementation of uniform ..

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Devaswom Minister under fire for using 'holy water' as sanitiser

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Devaswom Minister K.Radhakrishnan has earned the public ire for treating the holy water of the famed Sabarimala ..


Sabarimala temple opens for Mandala pilgrimage

Pathanamthitta: Doors of the Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa shrine has opened on Monday for the annual pilgrimage season. The devotees will ..


Sabarimala temple to open on Monday; pilgrims to be allowed from Tuesday

Sabarimala: Ayappa temple here will open on Monday for the Mandala-Makaravilakku pilgrimage season. The newly elected head priests ..

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Sabarimala temple to open on Monday, 30,000 devotees to be allowed per day

Pathanamthitta: Doors of the Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa shrine will be opened next week for the two-month long annual pilgrimage season ..


Sabarimala devotees to be allowed through forest path too; only 5 for 'Petta thullal'

Erumeli: As Sabarimala Mandala Makaravilakku pilgrimage season is round the corner, MLA Sebastian Kulathunkal has informed that the ..

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Sabarimala to reopen on Nov 15 for Mandala-Makaravilakku season

Sabarimala: Sabarimala temple doors have been closed after Chithira Attavishesha Puja. The doors were closed after the conduct of ‘Kalabhabhishekam’, ..


Sabarimala: Devotees from Tamil Nadu, Telangana offer Rs 25 cr to TDB

Thiruvananthapuram: The Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) will amass a financial aid of Rs 25 crore for the development of Sabarimala ..


Sabarimala Ayyappa temple to reopen on Saturday, devotees allowed from Sunday

Thiruvananthapuram: The Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple will reopen on Saturday at 5 pm for 'Thula Masam' pooja, a press release ..

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Kerala CM initiates four children into the world of letters on ‘Vijayadashami’ day

Thiruvananthapuram: Encompassing the spirit of ‘Vijayadashami’ celebrations across the state, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan ..


Sabarimala pilgrimage: 25,000 devotees to be allowed; ban on Pamba bath lifted

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government has prepared the guidelines for the Sabarimala Mandalam-Makaravilakku pilgrimage season. ..


Samastha leader rubbishes allegations over ‘Love Jihad’

Kozhikode: Samastha Kerala Jamiyyathul Ulema state president Syed Muhammad Jiffri Muthukkoya Thangal has ruled out the allegations ..


Year after groundbreaking, work on Ram temple foundation now over

Ayodhya (UP): A year after Prime Minister Narendra Modi took part in the ‘bhoomi pujan' for the Ram temple in Ayodhya, the ..

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Bishop, Imam convene press meet, condemn attempts to destroy communal harmony in Kerala

Kottayam: CSI Central Kerala Bishop, Dr. Malayil Sabu Koshy Cheriyan, and Thazhathangadi Juma Masjid Imam, Shamsudeen Mannani Ilavupalam, ..

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Muslims have nothing to fear, work for India's progress: RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat

Mumbai: Wooing the minority community, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat has reiterated that Muslims have nothing to ..

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Knit India, not Quit India

Pride and prejudice give way to sense and sensibility when a nation which is driven towards social divide, resolves to call it stops ..


BDJS calls for appointing non-Brahmins as Sabarimala priest

Thiruvananthapuram: Bharat Dharma Jana Sena (BDJS) has called for considering people from the non-Brahmin community as priests of Sabarimala ..


Sabarimala temple to open today, 5000 pilgrims to be allowed daily

Pathanamthitta: Sabarimala Lord Ayappa temple will open on Friday evening at 5 for the special rituals in the Malayalam month of 'Karkidakam' ..


Kerala to celebrate Bakrid on July 21

Kozhikode: Muslim believers in Kerala will celebrate Bakrid on Wednesday, July 21. Lacking information about the start of Dhul-Hijjah ..


TDB plans to launch YouTube channel for temples

Alappuzha: The Travancore Devaswom Board has started discussions to launch a YouTube channel for temples. It is learned that the devaswom ..


Saudi Arabia says hajj to be limited to 60,000 in kingdom

Dubai:Saudi Arabia says this year's hajj pilgrimage will be limited to no more than 60,000 people, all of them from within the ..

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Kerala to ensure second dose of COVID vaccine to Hajj pilgrims

Malappuram: Kerala will make arrangements to give second dose of the Covishield vaccine to Hajj pilgrims before 14 days of the trip ..

Thrissur Pooram

Thrissur Pooram: COVID negative certificate mandatory; no entry for children

Thrissur: Thrissur Pooram will be held without avoiding any customs and abiding by the COVID protocol. The decision was taken in a ..

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Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan visits Sabarimala

Thiruvananathapuram: Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Sunday climbed the hilltop shrine of Sabarimala to have a darshan of Lord ..


Sabarimala temple opens for Vishu

Sabarimala: The Lord Ayappa temple here opened for the special Pooja for Vishu festival. Chief Priest VK Jayaraj Potti opened the sanctum ..


Sabarimala temple to open tomorrow for Vishu

Pathanamthitta: The Lord Ayappa temple in Sabarimala will open on Saturday evening at 5 for the Vishu special puja. ‘Vishukani’ ..

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Bid to destroy fishing sector: Latin church diocese criticises government

Kollam: The Kerala Latin Catholic Church diocese in the district has criticised the central and state governments in the pastoral letter ..


Sabarimala Uthram festival: Kodiyettam on Friday

Thiruvananthapuram: Sabarimala temple is all set to celebrate the annual Uthram Mahotsavam. Kodiyettam ceremony for the festival will ..

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Thrissur Pooram: Tusker Ernakulam Sivakumar to replace Thechikottukavu Ramachandran

Thrissur: Thechikottukavu Ramachandran, the celebrity tusker of Thrissur Pooram, will not take part in the festival vilambaram ceremony ..

Sankaranarayana Pramod

Sankaranarayana Pramod appointed new chief priest for Guruvayur temple

Thrissur: Sankaranarayana Pramod, a native of Ottappalam, was selected as the new chief priest (melsanthi) of Guruvayur Sri Krishna ..

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Sabarimala women entry: Minister Kadakampally Surendran expresses regret

Thiruvananthapuram: Devaswom minister Kadakampally Surendran expressed regret over the incidents that took place at Sabarimala over ..

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Maha Sivarathri today: Aluva all set for ‘Bali Tharpanam’ ritual

Aluva: Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, elaborate arrangements were made at Aluva Manappuram near Siva temple on the auspicious occasion ..


Sabarimala monthly pooja: Virtual queue booking to begin today

Thiruvananthapuram: The Lord Ayappa shrine in Sabarimala will open on March 14 for the monthly Pooja in the Malayalam month of Meenam ..


Thrissur Pooram: State government to take decision

Thrissur: The state government will take a decision on conducting Thrissur Pooram amid the COVID-19 protocol. The district administration ..

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Question paper controversy: KELTRON MD removed

Thiruvananthapuram: KELTRON MD TR Hemalatha was removed from the post after a question in an online exam paper triggered controversy ..

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Thrissur Pooram to be held with all rituals as per COVID protocol

Thrissur: Thrissur Pooram will be held with all rituals as per the COVID protocol. A high-level meeting chaired by minister VS Sunil ..

High court

Burial row: Orthodox church approaches HC against govt

Kochi: The Orthodox church has moved a plea in the High Court against the state government which is likely to strengthen the dispute ..