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Mosque admin gives 1,000 sq ft land for Kashi Vishwanath corridor: Report

  • The exchange of land, which comes as both parties are engaged in a legal tussle, is being considered as a significant development.
Demolition work is being carried out for the Kashi Vishwanath Temple Corridor which aims to connect the Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi and the river Ganga. The city of Varanasi is considered one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world.(AP Photo)
Demolition work is being carried out for the Kashi Vishwanath Temple Corridor which aims to connect the Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi and the river Ganga. The city of Varanasi is considered one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world.(AP Photo)
Updated on Jul 23, 2021 11:05 PM IST
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Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Tent city to come up on sandy Ganga bank in Varanasi on the lines of Konark

  • Instructions have been given to the tourism department officials to prepare the detailed project report for the tent city in Varanasi.
The ghats of Varanasi (Shutterstock)
The ghats of Varanasi (Shutterstock)
Published on Feb 26, 2021 03:00 PM IST
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By Sudhir Kumar, Varanasi

‘For some heritage means their family’s name’: PM Modi’s veiled jibe at Congress

While talking about legacy and inheritance, PM Modi said for him the country’s heritage rests only in its culture and values, unlike many others in this country, who value family above all
The Prime Minister also offered prayers at the Kashi Vishwanath Temple along with chief minister Yogi Adityanath on the occasion of Dev Deepawali(ANI)
The Prime Minister also offered prayers at the Kashi Vishwanath Temple along with chief minister Yogi Adityanath on the occasion of Dev Deepawali(ANI)
Updated on Nov 30, 2020 10:23 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ayshee Bhaduri

Uttar Pradesh: Work continues on war footing to complete Kashi Vishwanath corridor project by August 2021

Nine of the 24 buildings to come up as part of the project have started taking shape with over 2,500 workers engaged in the construction
The main complex of the Kashi Vishwanath Temple under construction.(HT Photo)
The main complex of the Kashi Vishwanath Temple under construction.(HT Photo)
Published on Oct 30, 2020 09:54 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Sudhir Kumar

Unlock 1: Religious places open but Kashi Vishwanath, Vaishno Devi and other famous temples still closed

Devotees showed up in a large number at various places of worship across the country which opened on Monday.
A worker sanitises area around Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
A worker sanitises area around Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
Updated on Jun 08, 2020 11:35 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi

Rajapaksa visits Kashi Vishwanath temple, Sarnath; feels overwhelmed by hospitality

Rajapaksa visited the Upadesh Sthali (the spot of sermon) and ‘Dhamek Stupa’ besides offering prayers at the Buddha Temple in Moolgandh Kuti Vihar. The Sri Lankan PM also visited the Sarnath Museum..
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa.(SANJEEV VERMA /HT PHOTO.)
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa.(SANJEEV VERMA /HT PHOTO.)
Updated on Feb 11, 2020 01:15 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent

New rule at Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi, devotees in jeans, t-shirts won’t be able to touch the deity

The members of a scholars’ body, which announced the change in dress code, also suggested increasing the time for Sparsh Darshan.
A view of the ghats of temple town Varanasi.
A view of the ghats of temple town Varanasi.
Updated on Jan 13, 2020 12:57 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent

Kashi Vishwanath live darshan planned at Srinagar airport

Besides the big screen, the temple administration has decided to set up a helpdesk at Srinagar airport to inform devotees about pujas, rudrabhishek and aarti that take place at the shrine in Kashi.
Live darshan of Kashi Vishwanath, the presiding deity at the famous Varanasi temple, on a giant screen at Srinagar airport in Jammu and Kashmir will become a reality if the Kashi Vishwanath temple administration has its way.(HT File)
Live darshan of Kashi Vishwanath, the presiding deity at the famous Varanasi temple, on a giant screen at Srinagar airport in Jammu and Kashmir will become a reality if the Kashi Vishwanath temple administration has its way.(HT File)
Updated on Aug 11, 2019 01:35 AM IST
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Varanasi | By Sudhir Kumar

Indian Forest Service officer goes missing from Ramnagar

Police said his son Vishal informed the police that Subbarao was missing since August 2 and he filed a complaint in this regard.
KV Subbarao told his family that he was going to the Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi that day but did not return.(Getty Images)
KV Subbarao told his family that he was going to the Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi that day but did not return.(Getty Images)
Updated on Aug 08, 2019 12:10 PM IST
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Hindustan Times,Varanasi | By HT Correspondent

Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt visit Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi, pose for photos together

Fresh pictures have appeared online showing Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in Varanasi, who are in the city for a shoot of Brahmastra. See the pictures here.
Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt spotted in Varanasi.(Instagram)
Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt spotted in Varanasi.(Instagram)
Updated on Jun 08, 2019 03:57 PM IST
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PM Narendra Modi’s thanksgiving visit to Varanasi on Monday

Modi won the Varanasi parliamentary seat by a margin 4,79,505 votes, defeating his nearest rival Shalini Yadav of the Samajwadi Party.
BJP workers plan to shower petals on Modi on the way to the Kashi Vishwanath temple.(HT Photo)
BJP workers plan to shower petals on Modi on the way to the Kashi Vishwanath temple.(HT Photo)
Updated on May 25, 2019 11:03 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, VARANASI | By HT Correspondent

Supreme Court refuses to intervene in Ganga-Kashi Vishwanath pathway project

The Ganga-Kashi Vishwanath pathway project involves building a broad tree-lined pathway from the river to the temple complex. The complex includes a mosque and some fear demolition of properties around the temple is a precursor to an attempt to take over the mosque.
The Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi.(PTI/File Photo)
The Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi.(PTI/File Photo)
Updated on Dec 01, 2018 08:51 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Bhadra Sinha

UP on alert after ‘LeT letter’ threatens to blow up Kashi temples, railway stations

In a letter sent to the Northern Railways last month, the area commander of the LeT threatened to attack several locations, including the Saharanpur station.
A letter purportedly written by LeT commander Maulana Ambu Shaikh threatens to target temples such as the Krishna Janamsthan temple in Mathura (pictured here) and the Kashi Vishwanath in Varanasi.(File Photo)
A letter purportedly written by LeT commander Maulana Ambu Shaikh threatens to target temples such as the Krishna Janamsthan temple in Mathura (pictured here) and the Kashi Vishwanath in Varanasi.(File Photo)
Updated on Jun 06, 2018 05:29 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rohit K Singh

Cops on duty at Kashi Vishwanath temple’s sanctum sanctorum wear dhotis, kurtas

In one of Hinduism’s holiest temples, police personnel on crowd control duty in the sanctum sanctorum have traded their uniforms for dhotis, kurtas and salwars so as not to offend worshippers.
The Shri Kashi Vishwanath Mandir Trust had objections to police personnel in uniform because a leather belt was also a part of it.(File Photo)
The Shri Kashi Vishwanath Mandir Trust had objections to police personnel in uniform because a leather belt was also a part of it.(File Photo)
Published on Mar 27, 2018 11:32 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent
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