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Monday, Dec 09, 2019

Lord ayyappa

Oct 18, 2018 18:13
Widespread violence took place in Pambha and Nilakkal on Wednesday as traditionalists prevented the entry of women, intimidated journalists and clashed with the police. read more
Oct 17, 2018 15:30
For years there were restrictions on the entry of women in the age group of 10 to 50 years in the shrine. Here’s why read more
Oct 17, 2018 13:01
Hundreds are protesting against the entry of women of menstrual age into the Sabarimala temple, the hill shrine in Kerala dedicated to Lord Ayyappa, that is set to open for devotees, including women, at 5pm on Wednesday after the SC verdict on the c... read more
Oct 12, 2018 20:33
Woman devotees of Lord Ayyappa on Friday took a vow in Chennai to undertake pilgrimage to the Sabarimala hill shrine only in keeping with age-old traditions and avoid visiting it notwithstanding a favourable Supreme Court verdict. read more
Oct 12, 2018 17:40
The actor, a supporter of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), said that real devotees can’t accept the entry of women into the hilltop shrine dedicated to Lord Ayyappa and hoped women from Kerala won’t enter the temple. read more
Oct 11, 2018 18:58
Kadakampally Surendran’s statement came amid mounting protests in Kerala against the government’s alleged hasty move to implement the apex court order, allowing the entry of women of all age-groups into Sabarimala. read more
Oct 06, 2018 18:48
The video created by Selvan, a resident of Tiruninravur, showed Lord Ayyappa allegedly in a bad light with a menstruating woman’s image forming part of the clip. read more
Sep 28, 2018 11:24
The Sabarimala temple bars entry of women aged 10 to 50 years because the temple says its presiding deity Lord Ayyappa is ‘naishtika brahmachari’ (perennial celibate). read more
Sep 27, 2018 21:33
The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Friday its verdict on the plea challenging the practice of prohibiting women in 10 to 50 age group from entering the Sabarimla temple having the deity of Lord Ayyappa read more
Sep 16, 2018 22:59
The Sabarimala temple was cut off for more than three weeks as flood waters inundated the region around the base camp from where the five-kilometre trek to the shrine begins. read more
Sep 03, 2018 20:18
Pilgrims have to cross a pedestrian bridge over the river before trekking to the shrine. Slush and uprooted trees had buried the bridge at Triveni. Gushing flood waters washed away many buildings and uprooted power and communication towers at the base... read more
Aug 18, 2018 18:56
Poverty and dwindling resources are at the root of such violence and propagation of superstition against women. Pushed to the wall, people tend to pick on the weakest link, which in most cases happen to be women. Women who come into compensation when... read more
Jul 18, 2018 19:26
The arguments in the controversial Sabarimala case so far are in favour of the fundamental rights of women, the right to equality and the right to freedom of worship. read more