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Saturday, Dec 14, 2019

Lord ayyappa

Nov 13, 2018 16:08
Sabarimala row: The Supreme Court had, on September 28, ended a centuries-old ban on women between 10 years and 50 years entering the temple dedicated to Lord Ayyappa, triggering sharp protests. read more
Nov 13, 2018 07:46
The September 28 verdict by a five-judge constitution bench headed by then Chief Justice Dipak had lifted the bar on entry of women aged between 10 and 50 into the temple. However, it had been opposed strongly in the state, with devotees claiming it... read more
Nov 09, 2018 19:43
More than 3.5 lakh devotees have registered themselves on the site, of which 560 are women in the reproductive age. read more
Nov 08, 2018 15:29
As the country moves forward, the far reaching socio-economic consequences of this historic verdict will unfold themselves read more
Nov 07, 2018 19:31
A 29-year old man was arrested on Wednesday in connection with an incident relating to the alleged assault of a woman pilgrim at Lord Ayyappa Temple in Sabarimala, suspecting her to be of menstrual age. read more
Nov 05, 2018 19:53
The court also flayed the government and the police over causing hardships to the pilgrims trekking to Sabarimala temple for the “darshan” of Lord Ayyappa. read more
Nov 05, 2018 09:35
Sabarimala temple opening day: Heavy police deployment have been made in and around the shrine complex and base camps to check unwanted incidents as the temple opens today for five hours for a special pooja. Check live updates here. read more
Oct 28, 2018 22:30
Hundreds of people have been arrested for defying the Supreme Court verdict that overturned the centuries-old practice of barring women in the 10-50 age group from the shrine since it is dedicated to the celibate deity, Lord Ayyappa. read more
Oct 28, 2018 15:34
A member of the Thazhamon family of Sabarimala tantris (head priests), Rahul Easwar had said during a press meet in Kochi last week that they had a contingency plan to force the closure of the temple by spilling blood on its premises by some devotees... read more
Oct 27, 2018 17:40
The strong foundations laid by a matrilineal society got a further push from progressive social movements and sound health and education policies , all of which benefited women. Yet, little of this has actually translated into real power for women or... read more
Oct 26, 2018 19:54
The number of people arrested for allegedly holding violent protests against women’s entry into the shrine crossed 2,500 and state police chief Loknath Behra said more arrests will take place in the coming days. read more
Oct 24, 2018 19:13
The petitioners also named 14 respondents, including the hilltop shrine’s tantri or the supreme priest Rajeevaru Kandararu and the presidents of the state units of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress, saying they were instigating violence in... read more
Oct 23, 2018 12:45
Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan was commenting on the protests that prevented the entry of women of menstruating age inside the Sabarimala temple despite the Supreme Cour order. read more
Oct 19, 2018 17:29
As a proud feminist I do not accept that tradition and custom can remain frozen in time read more
Oct 19, 2018 15:37
Sabarimala temple priests stopped their puja and threatened to close the temple as two women, journalist Kavitha Jakkal and activist Rehana Fathima, stood 500 metres from the sanctum sanctorum. read more