Latest News on Sabarimala

'Sabarimala' - 73 Total Results

Sabarimala Temple

Bill To Bypass SC Verdict on Sabarimala To Be Taken Up In Lok Sabha...

The controversy over the Supreme Court verdict that allowed last September that allowed women of all ages to worship at the Lord Ayyappa temple...
Modi In Guruvayoor: Will Centre Announce Ordinance Route On Sabarimala?

Modi In Guruvayoor: Will Centre Announce Ordinance Route On Sabarimala?

In the wake of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the famous Sri Krishna temple in Guruvayoor, Kerala on Saturday, there is intense...
Muslim women offering prayers at the Jama Masjid in Srinagar in the holy month of Ramzan/Photo: UNI

Right of Women to Worship in Mosques: Breaking Barriers

Above: Muslim women offering prayers at the Jama Masjid in Srinagar in the holy month of Ramzan/Photo: UNI In view of the Sabarimala verdict which...
Sabarimala temple

Sabarimala is Social, Not Religious Issue, Can Be Used for Poll Campaign; Kerala EC

  Following furious protests, mainly from the BJP and even sections of the Congress party, the Chief Electoral officer of Kerala has said that there...
Sabarimala Temple

Sabarimala On Tenterhooks as Temple Opens for Five Day Festival

With the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala opening late on Tuesday for the five-day long monthly pujas, the Kerala police have sought a ban...
Sabarimala temple

To Review Or Not? SC Reserves Sabarimala Order

The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its verdict on Sabarimala review pleas after a five-judge bench heard the matter for over four hours  on...
Supreme court

Its An Error To Tinker With Temple Custom: Parasaran Tells SC

The  Supreme Court on Wednesday began hearing the review petition against its September 29 landmark judgement that allowed women of all age groups  entry...
Sabarimala temple

Supreme Court to hear tomorrow review petitions challenging women’s entry into Sabarimala

The Supreme Court will begin hearing tomorrow a batch of nearly 50 review petitions challenging its September 2018 verdict allowing women between the ages...
Kanaka Durga (left) and Bindu Ammini being escorted by police/Photo: UNI

Homeless and Alone

Above: Kanaka Durga (left) and Bindu Ammini being escorted by police/Photo: UNI Kanaka Durga created history by being among the first two women to enter...
Sabarimala: A Lull in the Tempest

Will Not Give Up Control Over Boards That Govern Temples: Kerala Govt To Supreme...

The Kerala government has cited the example of the Sabarimala temple to insist that it will retain control over the Devaswom Boards that manage...
Sabarimala temple

Kerala Corrects Lie In Affidavit Given To SC, Says Only 17 Women Entered Temple

A red faced Kerala government, after filing an affidavit in the Supreme Court last week that 51 women had entered the Sabarimala temple after...
Sabarimala Temple

First Woman To Enter Sabarimala Temple Now Locked Out Of Home

Four days after the Supreme Court ordered that a 40 year old woman,  among the first two to enter the Sabarimala temple in defiance...
Sabarimala Temple

Kerala Govt Affidavit In SC A Lie, List Of 51 Women Has One Man

The Kerala government’s affidavit filed in the Supreme Court listing the names and details of 51 women who its claims were between the ages...

Violence Erupts In Sabarimala Again As Protestors Forcibly Send Women Back

Violence returned to Sabarimala early on Wednesday after two women who tried to enter the temple were stopped by a massive group of protestiors...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

Hearing On Sabarimala Review Petitions Postponed, No Fresh Dates Announced

The clutch of review petitions on the issue of women’s entry into the Sabarimala temple will not be taken up, as originally scheduled, on...
Sabarimala Temple in Kerala

Woman Who Entered Sabarimala Returns Home, Is Beaten Up By Mother In Law

Kanakadurga, among the first women to enter the Sabarimala Temple in Kerala earlier this month was attacked by her mother-in-law as she returned home...

Right Wing Women Activists Arrested While Trying To Enter Vavar Mosque In Sabarimala

In what is clearly a tit for tat move, right wing activists who tried to send a team of women to the Vavar mosque...

Sabarimala Row: Walking into a Wall

Above: Protests broke out across Kerala after the entry of two women into the Sabarimala temple/Photo: Kaviyoor Santhosh In an attempt to come across as...
STRIKING A BALANCE

STRIKING A BALANCE

Above: Violent protests in Kerala over Sabarimala/Photo: Kaviyoor Santhosh ~By Inderjit Badhwar It is impossible to decipher, as the agitation over expansion of rights of...
Reports of more women heading for Sabarimala keep local police on high alert

Six Kerala MPs Give Adjournment Motion Notice Against ‘Defiling’ of Sabarimala Diety

Six Lok Sabha MPs from Kerala, among them a Christian and a Muslim, have given notice for an adjournment motion to raise the issue...
Sabarimala Purification Is Contempt Of Supreme Court Verdict, Haul Up Head Priest: Kerala Minister

Sabarimala Purification Is Contempt Of Supreme Court Verdict, Haul Up Head Priest: Kerala Minister

Even as violence engulfed parts of Kerala after two women, with the full backing of the Marxist led government entered the Sabarimala temple, debate...
Sabarimala Temple in Kerala

Finally, Under The Cover Of Dark, Two Women Sneak Into Sabarimala Temple

The Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala, which was shut down earlier today “for purification” after two women of menstrual age sneaked in before dawn...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

31 Lakh Women To Form 620 Km Long “Wall” Across Kerala For Gender Equality,...

Lakhs of women from across Kerala are expected to form a 620 km state sponsored 'Women's Wall on Tuesday to uphold gender equality in...

Left Double Standards To The Fore, Once Again

Above: Syrian Orthodox Church Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II (Centre) met Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan (in white) regarding the church case (file picture)/Photo: UNI Kerala’s Marxist...
Sabarimala

Kerala Government’s U-Turn On Sabarimala: Women Need Not Go

In a virtual admission of defeat and its inability to fulfil the assurances given to the Supreme Court and the High Court, the Kerala...
Supreme Court

Promise and Performance

Above: Supreme Court/Photo: Anil Shakya A year-end analysis of key controversial issues the apex court will have to confront when it reconvenes after its winter...
Sabarimala Temple

No Woman Yet, But Four Transgenders Make It To Sabarimala

No woman may have been able to visit Sabarimala and pray at the Lord Ayyappa temple despite the Supreme Court decreeing that they be...

Sabarimala: The Economic Cost

A three-member panel appointed by the High Court visited the temple and examined facilities, and questioned the police on the restrictions imposed there which...

Piravom Church Dispute: Double Standards

Above: Syrian Orthodox Church Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II (centre) met Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan (in white) regarding the church case/Photo: UNI The Marxist-led government is...
Think beyond four walls of law, or repercussion will be harsh, counsel for Sabarimala temple tells SC

SC Rejects Kerala Govt’s Plea Against HC Appointed Panel On Sabarimala

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to give an urgent hearing into a plea by the Kerala government challenging the Kerala High Court order...
Sabarimala temple

Kerala Govt to SC: High Court Coming In Way Of Implementing Apex Court Orders

The Kerala government has moved the Supreme Court seeking transfer of all cases pertaining to Sabarimala pending before the High Court to the apex...
Sabarimala Temple

Kerala HC Appointed Observer Panel To Visit Sabarimala Today

The Kerala High Court appointed three member committee of observers  for Sabarimala have made it clear that they will not interfere in matters relating...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

HC Appointed Sabarimala Observers Panel To Start Work Tomorrow

The three member observers panel appointed by the Kerala High Court to oversee and ensure that pilgrimage season passes off peacefully will have its...
Sabarimala Temple No Place For Protests, Demonstrations: Kerala HC

Sabarimala Temple No Place For Protests, Demonstrations: Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court  has held that the Sabarimala temple and its surroundings cannot be turned into a protest venue and banned all demonstrations...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

Prohibitory orders that are in force in and around the Ayyappa Temple at Sabarimala are due to come to an end tonight but with...

Sabarimala: Left Is Not Right

Above: Trupti Desai at Kochi airport from where she returned without darshan/Photo: Trupti Desai/Facebook Infrastructure is hardly in place but the government’s hurry to implement...
Sabarimala Temple

Can Reserve Two Days Exclusively For Women, Kerala Govt Tells HC

The Kerala government has submitted to the High Court that it was willing to reserve two days during the ongoing pilgrim season exclusively for...

Don’t Go Anywhere Near Sabarimala, Court Tells Kerala BJP Leader While Granting Bail

The Kerala BJP General Secretary K Surendran who was arrested while on his way to Sabarimala last week was on Wednesday granted bail by...

Kerala HC To State Police: Don’t Use Violence In Name of Implementing SC Order

The Kerala High Court has come down heavily on the state police for their excessive use of force while dealing with devotees at the...
Mission Unfulfilled: Trupti Desai Returns Without Visiting Sabarimala

Mission Unfulfilled: Trupti Desai Returns Without Visiting Sabarimala

Activist Trupti Desai who had arrived at Nedumbassery airport on Friday morning and vowed not return until she had darshan at Sabarimala finally returned...

Sabarimala: Under Siege Kochi Airport Management Wants Women Activists Out

Above: Photo courtesy ANI The management of the Kochi airport, which was virtually under siege today after women’s activist Trupti Desai landed there early...

Women Activists Stuck At Airport, None Ready To Ferry Them To Sabarimala

Activist Trupti Desai who fought for women’s right to enter temples in Maharashtra and other places and who has vowed to pray at the...
Sabarimala: A Lull in the Tempest

Sabarimala: Travancore Devaswom Board To Approach SC Seeking More Time For Women’s Entry

In a sudden turnaround, the Travancore  Devaswom Board (TTD) that administers the Sabarimala temple has  decided to file a petition in the Supreme Court,...
Widespread protests notwithstanding, Kerala will not challenge Sabarimala verdict

All Party Talks Fail, Kerala On Tenterhooks On Eve Of Sabarimala Temple Opening

On the eve of the opening of the Sabarimala Temple for the two month long pilgrim season, an all party meeting convened by the...

Woman Activists Plan to Visit Sabarimala On Nov 17, Write To Kerala CM, DGP...

Activist Trupti Desai  who has fought for womens rights  to pray in temples in Maharashtra and other places has written to the Kerala Chief Minister...
Sabarimala temple

Both sides take rigid stance as Sabarimala Temple Set To Reopen

With only two days left for the Sabarimala temple to reopen for a two month long season, there is a palpable tension in the...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

Supreme Court To Take Sabarimala Petitions on January 22, 2019

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear review petitions challenging its September 28 verdict that allowed entry of women of all ages into Sabarimala...

As Apex Court Gets Set For Sabarimala Review, Kerala Govt Calls All Party Meet

Even as the Supreme Court is all set to take up the clutch of review petitions challenging the Sep 28 order that permitted women...
Women entry into Sabarimala temple: CJI says women have the right to go anywhere they like; you must justify why if you debar them

Supreme Court To Take Up Fresh Sabarimala Writ Petitions after Considering Review Petitions Today

A Supreme Court bench comprising CJI Ranjan Gogoi and Justices SK Kaul and KM Joseph adjourned the hearing on four fresh writ petitions challenging...

Kerala Police Book State BJP Chief For Trying To Instigate Contempt of Court

The Kerala Police have registered a case on Thursday against BJP State president PS Sreedharan Pillai for his controversial speech on Sabarimala. He was...
Sabarimala: A Lull in the Tempest

Kerala HC Rejects Plea Seeking Reduced Period Of Vow For Women At Sabarimala

The Kerala High Court has dismissed a petition that asked that women devotees who wished to pray at the Sabarimala temple be allowed observe...

Protests Erupt in Sabarimala as Woman Seeks to enter Temple, is stopped by Devotees

After a relative peaceful opening day of the Sabarimala temple yesterday, tension prevailed at the hilltop shrine on Tuesday as a woman managed to...

Day One At Sabarimala Passes off Peacefully Amidst High Security

The Sabarimala temple that opened on Monday under a thick security blanket witnessed no untoward incidents. After a five hour long puja, the temple...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

Hindu groups ask media outfits not to depute women reporters at Sabarimala

The Sabarimala temple was opened for two days on Monday (November 5) amid calls from several Hindu outfits urging media organizations not to send...
Sabarimala Purification Is Contempt Of Supreme Court Verdict, Haul Up Head Priest: Kerala Minister

Tight Security In Sabarimala On Eve of Temple Opening

In a bid to ensure that the Supreme Court verdict on allowing women into the Sabarimala temple is implemented, the Kerala government has put...
Sabarimala Temple

No Early Hearing On Sabarimala Review Petition: CJI Gogoi

The Supreme Court has refused to hear early petitions that challenged the September 28 of a five member bench that permitted entry of women...
Women Go To Sabarimala for 10 Secs Of TV Time: Minister Alphons

Women Go To Sabarimala for 10 Secs Of TV Time: Minister Alphons

Union Minister KJ Alphons has waded into familiar controversy territory when he said late Monday that the Muslim and Christian women who tried  but...
Kerala HC Expresses “Dissatisfaction” Over Plea Seeking Ban on Non Hindus entering Sabarimala

Kerala HC Expresses “Dissatisfaction” Over Plea Seeking Ban on Non Hindus entering Sabarimala

The Kerala High Court on Monday expressed dissatisfaction on the plea of BJP leader T G Mohandas seeking entry to Sabarimala Temple only for...
Sabarimala: A Lull in the Tempest

Sabarimala: A Lull in the Tempest

Above: Women protesting against the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Sabarimala Temple/Photo: UNI A clutch of review petitions on the Sabarimala temple issue will be...
DELHI DURBAR

DELHI DURBAR

SHAH EN SHAH In the official hierarchy, the Chief Justice of India ranks just below the President, Vice President, Prime Minister and Governors, certainly way...
Sabarimala: Kerala HC asks State Govt to respond to Women Devotees’ Plea For Protection

Sabarimala: Kerala HC asks State Govt to respond to Women Devotees’ Plea For Protection

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday sought direction from the state government on a petition filed by four women seeking police protection for entering...
Sabarimala Temple No Place For Protests, Demonstrations: Kerala HC

Temple Board Not To File Review Petition in SC

The Travancore Devaswom Board  which runs the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala will not file a review petition in the Supreme Court against its...
Sabarimala temple

Women Devotees Approach HC For Police Protection To Pray At Sabarimala

Four women devotees of Lord Ayyappa have filed an appeal in the Kerala High Court seeking police protection so that they can reach sabarimala...
Sabarimala: SC Gives Kerala Govt, Temple Board Two Weeks To File Reply

BJP, Congress Joining Hands to Subvert Sabarimala Verdict: Kerala CM Vijayan

Having failed to implement the Supreme Court order that allowed women between the ages of 10 and 50 to enter the Sabarimala temple, the...
Sabarimala review: SC to hear pleas on November 13

Sabarimala review: SC to hear pleas on November 13

The apex court on Tuesday said that it will hear batch of petitions seeking review of the Constitution bench verdict that allowed entry of...
Sabarimala: Temple Board to Decide today on Stand to be taken in SC

Sabarimala: Temple Board to Decide today on Stand to be taken in SC

The Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) that manages the Lord Ayyappa Temple in Sabarimala will meet on Tuesday to decide on the stand it would...
Sabarimala temple closes for a month, doors still shut for women

SC to announce Sabarimala review petitions hearing dates tomorrow

The Supreme Court will decide tomorrow on the dates for hearing a clutch of review petitions against the Court’s September 28 verdict that overturned...
Sabarimala: Temple of Discontent

Sabarimala: Temple of Discontent

Above: Police trying to manage the protests over entry of women devotees to Sabarimala/Photo: UNI As Kerala erupts in fury over the SC verdict allowing...
Women entry into Sabarimala temple: Apex court adjourns hearing till tomorrow

Police turf out protestors as Sabarimala prepares for women devotees as per SC verdict

With the sabarimala pilgrimage season getting underway later today and women of menstrual age being allowed to enter as per a supreme court verdict, tensions...
Sabarimala temple

SC’s observations in Sabarimala case

  The Sabarimala case in which apex court on Friday (Sep 28) gave the verdict allowing the women of all ages to enter the Sabarimala...
Sabarimala temple

In 4:1 majority verdict, Supreme Court allows women entry into Sabarimala temple

Justice Indu Malhotra, only woman judge in the five-judge bench, dissents against majority verdict which said devotion can’t be subjected to gender discrimination In a...
Sabarimala entry ban for women case: Singhvi argues on the thin plinth on antiquity and tradition

Sabarimala entry ban for women case: Singhvi argues on the thin plinth on antiquity...

Hearing the depositions before it on the PIL on ban of entry of women aged 10 to 50 into the Sabarimala Ayyappa temple at...
Thousands of devotees witness the installation ceremony of the new gold-plated flag mast at the Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala

Sabarimala Temple: God Willing

Above: Thousands of devotees witness the installation ceremony of the new gold-plated flag mast at the Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala As the apex court declares...

'Sabarimala' - 73 News Results

Sabarimala Temple

Bill To Bypass SC Verdict on Sabarimala To Be Taken Up In Lok Sabha...

The controversy over the Supreme Court verdict that allowed last September that allowed women of all ages to worship at the Lord Ayyappa temple...
Modi In Guruvayoor: Will Centre Announce Ordinance Route On Sabarimala?

Modi In Guruvayoor: Will Centre Announce Ordinance Route On Sabarimala?

In the wake of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the famous Sri Krishna temple in Guruvayoor, Kerala on Saturday, there is intense...
Muslim women offering prayers at the Jama Masjid in Srinagar in the holy month of Ramzan/Photo: UNI

Right of Women to Worship in Mosques: Breaking Barriers

Above: Muslim women offering prayers at the Jama Masjid in Srinagar in the holy month of Ramzan/Photo: UNI In view of the Sabarimala verdict which...
Sabarimala temple

Sabarimala is Social, Not Religious Issue, Can Be Used for Poll Campaign; Kerala EC

  Following furious protests, mainly from the BJP and even sections of the Congress party, the Chief Electoral officer of Kerala has said that there...
Sabarimala Temple

Sabarimala On Tenterhooks as Temple Opens for Five Day Festival

With the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala opening late on Tuesday for the five-day long monthly pujas, the Kerala police have sought a ban...
Sabarimala temple

To Review Or Not? SC Reserves Sabarimala Order

The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its verdict on Sabarimala review pleas after a five-judge bench heard the matter for over four hours  on...
Supreme court

Its An Error To Tinker With Temple Custom: Parasaran Tells SC

The  Supreme Court on Wednesday began hearing the review petition against its September 29 landmark judgement that allowed women of all age groups  entry...
Sabarimala temple

Supreme Court to hear tomorrow review petitions challenging women’s entry into Sabarimala

The Supreme Court will begin hearing tomorrow a batch of nearly 50 review petitions challenging its September 2018 verdict allowing women between the ages...
Kanaka Durga (left) and Bindu Ammini being escorted by police/Photo: UNI

Homeless and Alone

Above: Kanaka Durga (left) and Bindu Ammini being escorted by police/Photo: UNI Kanaka Durga created history by being among the first two women to enter...
Sabarimala: A Lull in the Tempest

Will Not Give Up Control Over Boards That Govern Temples: Kerala Govt To Supreme...

The Kerala government has cited the example of the Sabarimala temple to insist that it will retain control over the Devaswom Boards that manage...
Sabarimala temple

Kerala Corrects Lie In Affidavit Given To SC, Says Only 17 Women Entered Temple

A red faced Kerala government, after filing an affidavit in the Supreme Court last week that 51 women had entered the Sabarimala temple after...
Sabarimala Temple

First Woman To Enter Sabarimala Temple Now Locked Out Of Home

Four days after the Supreme Court ordered that a 40 year old woman,  among the first two to enter the Sabarimala temple in defiance...
Sabarimala Temple

Kerala Govt Affidavit In SC A Lie, List Of 51 Women Has One Man

The Kerala government’s affidavit filed in the Supreme Court listing the names and details of 51 women who its claims were between the ages...

Violence Erupts In Sabarimala Again As Protestors Forcibly Send Women Back

Violence returned to Sabarimala early on Wednesday after two women who tried to enter the temple were stopped by a massive group of protestiors...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

Hearing On Sabarimala Review Petitions Postponed, No Fresh Dates Announced

The clutch of review petitions on the issue of women’s entry into the Sabarimala temple will not be taken up, as originally scheduled, on...
Sabarimala Temple in Kerala

Woman Who Entered Sabarimala Returns Home, Is Beaten Up By Mother In Law

Kanakadurga, among the first women to enter the Sabarimala Temple in Kerala earlier this month was attacked by her mother-in-law as she returned home...

Right Wing Women Activists Arrested While Trying To Enter Vavar Mosque In Sabarimala

In what is clearly a tit for tat move, right wing activists who tried to send a team of women to the Vavar mosque...

Sabarimala Row: Walking into a Wall

Above: Protests broke out across Kerala after the entry of two women into the Sabarimala temple/Photo: Kaviyoor Santhosh In an attempt to come across as...
STRIKING A BALANCE

STRIKING A BALANCE

Above: Violent protests in Kerala over Sabarimala/Photo: Kaviyoor Santhosh ~By Inderjit Badhwar It is impossible to decipher, as the agitation over expansion of rights of...
Reports of more women heading for Sabarimala keep local police on high alert

Six Kerala MPs Give Adjournment Motion Notice Against ‘Defiling’ of Sabarimala Diety

Six Lok Sabha MPs from Kerala, among them a Christian and a Muslim, have given notice for an adjournment motion to raise the issue...
Sabarimala Purification Is Contempt Of Supreme Court Verdict, Haul Up Head Priest: Kerala Minister

Sabarimala Purification Is Contempt Of Supreme Court Verdict, Haul Up Head Priest: Kerala Minister

Even as violence engulfed parts of Kerala after two women, with the full backing of the Marxist led government entered the Sabarimala temple, debate...
Sabarimala Temple in Kerala

Finally, Under The Cover Of Dark, Two Women Sneak Into Sabarimala Temple

The Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala, which was shut down earlier today “for purification” after two women of menstrual age sneaked in before dawn...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

31 Lakh Women To Form 620 Km Long “Wall” Across Kerala For Gender Equality,...

Lakhs of women from across Kerala are expected to form a 620 km state sponsored 'Women's Wall on Tuesday to uphold gender equality in...

Left Double Standards To The Fore, Once Again

Above: Syrian Orthodox Church Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II (Centre) met Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan (in white) regarding the church case (file picture)/Photo: UNI Kerala’s Marxist...
Sabarimala

Kerala Government’s U-Turn On Sabarimala: Women Need Not Go

In a virtual admission of defeat and its inability to fulfil the assurances given to the Supreme Court and the High Court, the Kerala...
Supreme Court

Promise and Performance

Above: Supreme Court/Photo: Anil Shakya A year-end analysis of key controversial issues the apex court will have to confront when it reconvenes after its winter...
Sabarimala Temple

No Woman Yet, But Four Transgenders Make It To Sabarimala

No woman may have been able to visit Sabarimala and pray at the Lord Ayyappa temple despite the Supreme Court decreeing that they be...

Sabarimala: The Economic Cost

A three-member panel appointed by the High Court visited the temple and examined facilities, and questioned the police on the restrictions imposed there which...

Piravom Church Dispute: Double Standards

Above: Syrian Orthodox Church Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II (centre) met Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan (in white) regarding the church case/Photo: UNI The Marxist-led government is...
Think beyond four walls of law, or repercussion will be harsh, counsel for Sabarimala temple tells SC

SC Rejects Kerala Govt’s Plea Against HC Appointed Panel On Sabarimala

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to give an urgent hearing into a plea by the Kerala government challenging the Kerala High Court order...
Sabarimala temple

Kerala Govt to SC: High Court Coming In Way Of Implementing Apex Court Orders

The Kerala government has moved the Supreme Court seeking transfer of all cases pertaining to Sabarimala pending before the High Court to the apex...
Sabarimala Temple

Kerala HC Appointed Observer Panel To Visit Sabarimala Today

The Kerala High Court appointed three member committee of observers  for Sabarimala have made it clear that they will not interfere in matters relating...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

HC Appointed Sabarimala Observers Panel To Start Work Tomorrow

The three member observers panel appointed by the Kerala High Court to oversee and ensure that pilgrimage season passes off peacefully will have its...
Sabarimala Temple No Place For Protests, Demonstrations: Kerala HC

Sabarimala Temple No Place For Protests, Demonstrations: Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court  has held that the Sabarimala temple and its surroundings cannot be turned into a protest venue and banned all demonstrations...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

Prohibitory orders that are in force in and around the Ayyappa Temple at Sabarimala are due to come to an end tonight but with...

Sabarimala: Left Is Not Right

Above: Trupti Desai at Kochi airport from where she returned without darshan/Photo: Trupti Desai/Facebook Infrastructure is hardly in place but the government’s hurry to implement...
Sabarimala Temple

Can Reserve Two Days Exclusively For Women, Kerala Govt Tells HC

The Kerala government has submitted to the High Court that it was willing to reserve two days during the ongoing pilgrim season exclusively for...

Don’t Go Anywhere Near Sabarimala, Court Tells Kerala BJP Leader While Granting Bail

The Kerala BJP General Secretary K Surendran who was arrested while on his way to Sabarimala last week was on Wednesday granted bail by...

Kerala HC To State Police: Don’t Use Violence In Name of Implementing SC Order

The Kerala High Court has come down heavily on the state police for their excessive use of force while dealing with devotees at the...
Mission Unfulfilled: Trupti Desai Returns Without Visiting Sabarimala

Mission Unfulfilled: Trupti Desai Returns Without Visiting Sabarimala

Activist Trupti Desai who had arrived at Nedumbassery airport on Friday morning and vowed not return until she had darshan at Sabarimala finally returned...

Sabarimala: Under Siege Kochi Airport Management Wants Women Activists Out

Above: Photo courtesy ANI The management of the Kochi airport, which was virtually under siege today after women’s activist Trupti Desai landed there early...

Women Activists Stuck At Airport, None Ready To Ferry Them To Sabarimala

Activist Trupti Desai who fought for women’s right to enter temples in Maharashtra and other places and who has vowed to pray at the...
Sabarimala: A Lull in the Tempest

Sabarimala: Travancore Devaswom Board To Approach SC Seeking More Time For Women’s Entry

In a sudden turnaround, the Travancore  Devaswom Board (TTD) that administers the Sabarimala temple has  decided to file a petition in the Supreme Court,...
Widespread protests notwithstanding, Kerala will not challenge Sabarimala verdict

All Party Talks Fail, Kerala On Tenterhooks On Eve Of Sabarimala Temple Opening

On the eve of the opening of the Sabarimala Temple for the two month long pilgrim season, an all party meeting convened by the...

Woman Activists Plan to Visit Sabarimala On Nov 17, Write To Kerala CM, DGP...

Activist Trupti Desai  who has fought for womens rights  to pray in temples in Maharashtra and other places has written to the Kerala Chief Minister...
Sabarimala temple

Both sides take rigid stance as Sabarimala Temple Set To Reopen

With only two days left for the Sabarimala temple to reopen for a two month long season, there is a palpable tension in the...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

Supreme Court To Take Sabarimala Petitions on January 22, 2019

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear review petitions challenging its September 28 verdict that allowed entry of women of all ages into Sabarimala...

As Apex Court Gets Set For Sabarimala Review, Kerala Govt Calls All Party Meet

Even as the Supreme Court is all set to take up the clutch of review petitions challenging the Sep 28 order that permitted women...
Women entry into Sabarimala temple: CJI says women have the right to go anywhere they like; you must justify why if you debar them

Supreme Court To Take Up Fresh Sabarimala Writ Petitions after Considering Review Petitions Today

A Supreme Court bench comprising CJI Ranjan Gogoi and Justices SK Kaul and KM Joseph adjourned the hearing on four fresh writ petitions challenging...

Kerala Police Book State BJP Chief For Trying To Instigate Contempt of Court

The Kerala Police have registered a case on Thursday against BJP State president PS Sreedharan Pillai for his controversial speech on Sabarimala. He was...
Sabarimala: A Lull in the Tempest

Kerala HC Rejects Plea Seeking Reduced Period Of Vow For Women At Sabarimala

The Kerala High Court has dismissed a petition that asked that women devotees who wished to pray at the Sabarimala temple be allowed observe...

Protests Erupt in Sabarimala as Woman Seeks to enter Temple, is stopped by Devotees

After a relative peaceful opening day of the Sabarimala temple yesterday, tension prevailed at the hilltop shrine on Tuesday as a woman managed to...

Day One At Sabarimala Passes off Peacefully Amidst High Security

The Sabarimala temple that opened on Monday under a thick security blanket witnessed no untoward incidents. After a five hour long puja, the temple...
Section 144 At Sabarimala To End Tonight, Likely Extension As Tension Continues

Hindu groups ask media outfits not to depute women reporters at Sabarimala

The Sabarimala temple was opened for two days on Monday (November 5) amid calls from several Hindu outfits urging media organizations not to send...
Sabarimala Purification Is Contempt Of Supreme Court Verdict, Haul Up Head Priest: Kerala Minister

Tight Security In Sabarimala On Eve of Temple Opening

In a bid to ensure that the Supreme Court verdict on allowing women into the Sabarimala temple is implemented, the Kerala government has put...
Sabarimala Temple

No Early Hearing On Sabarimala Review Petition: CJI Gogoi

The Supreme Court has refused to hear early petitions that challenged the September 28 of a five member bench that permitted entry of women...
Women Go To Sabarimala for 10 Secs Of TV Time: Minister Alphons

Women Go To Sabarimala for 10 Secs Of TV Time: Minister Alphons

Union Minister KJ Alphons has waded into familiar controversy territory when he said late Monday that the Muslim and Christian women who tried  but...
Kerala HC Expresses “Dissatisfaction” Over Plea Seeking Ban on Non Hindus entering Sabarimala

Kerala HC Expresses “Dissatisfaction” Over Plea Seeking Ban on Non Hindus entering Sabarimala

The Kerala High Court on Monday expressed dissatisfaction on the plea of BJP leader T G Mohandas seeking entry to Sabarimala Temple only for...
Sabarimala: A Lull in the Tempest

Sabarimala: A Lull in the Tempest

Above: Women protesting against the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Sabarimala Temple/Photo: UNI A clutch of review petitions on the Sabarimala temple issue will be...
DELHI DURBAR

DELHI DURBAR

SHAH EN SHAH In the official hierarchy, the Chief Justice of India ranks just below the President, Vice President, Prime Minister and Governors, certainly way...
Sabarimala: Kerala HC asks State Govt to respond to Women Devotees’ Plea For Protection

Sabarimala: Kerala HC asks State Govt to respond to Women Devotees’ Plea For Protection

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday sought direction from the state government on a petition filed by four women seeking police protection for entering...
Sabarimala Temple No Place For Protests, Demonstrations: Kerala HC

Temple Board Not To File Review Petition in SC

The Travancore Devaswom Board  which runs the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala will not file a review petition in the Supreme Court against its...
Sabarimala temple

Women Devotees Approach HC For Police Protection To Pray At Sabarimala

Four women devotees of Lord Ayyappa have filed an appeal in the Kerala High Court seeking police protection so that they can reach sabarimala...
Sabarimala: SC Gives Kerala Govt, Temple Board Two Weeks To File Reply

BJP, Congress Joining Hands to Subvert Sabarimala Verdict: Kerala CM Vijayan

Having failed to implement the Supreme Court order that allowed women between the ages of 10 and 50 to enter the Sabarimala temple, the...
Sabarimala review: SC to hear pleas on November 13

Sabarimala review: SC to hear pleas on November 13

The apex court on Tuesday said that it will hear batch of petitions seeking review of the Constitution bench verdict that allowed entry of...
Sabarimala: Temple Board to Decide today on Stand to be taken in SC

Sabarimala: Temple Board to Decide today on Stand to be taken in SC

The Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) that manages the Lord Ayyappa Temple in Sabarimala will meet on Tuesday to decide on the stand it would...
Sabarimala temple closes for a month, doors still shut for women

SC to announce Sabarimala review petitions hearing dates tomorrow

The Supreme Court will decide tomorrow on the dates for hearing a clutch of review petitions against the Court’s September 28 verdict that overturned...
Sabarimala: Temple of Discontent

Sabarimala: Temple of Discontent

Above: Police trying to manage the protests over entry of women devotees to Sabarimala/Photo: UNI As Kerala erupts in fury over the SC verdict allowing...
Women entry into Sabarimala temple: Apex court adjourns hearing till tomorrow

Police turf out protestors as Sabarimala prepares for women devotees as per SC verdict

With the sabarimala pilgrimage season getting underway later today and women of menstrual age being allowed to enter as per a supreme court verdict, tensions...
Sabarimala temple

SC’s observations in Sabarimala case

  The Sabarimala case in which apex court on Friday (Sep 28) gave the verdict allowing the women of all ages to enter the Sabarimala...
Sabarimala temple

In 4:1 majority verdict, Supreme Court allows women entry into Sabarimala temple

Justice Indu Malhotra, only woman judge in the five-judge bench, dissents against majority verdict which said devotion can’t be subjected to gender discrimination In a...
Sabarimala entry ban for women case: Singhvi argues on the thin plinth on antiquity and tradition

Sabarimala entry ban for women case: Singhvi argues on the thin plinth on antiquity...

Hearing the depositions before it on the PIL on ban of entry of women aged 10 to 50 into the Sabarimala Ayyappa temple at...
Thousands of devotees witness the installation ceremony of the new gold-plated flag mast at the Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala

Sabarimala Temple: God Willing

Above: Thousands of devotees witness the installation ceremony of the new gold-plated flag mast at the Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala As the apex court declares...

'Sabarimala' - 0 Videos Results

Recent Stories