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Ayodhya: Yogi Adityanath lays foundation stone for ‘garbhagriha’ of Ram temple

Ayodhya: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath laid the foundation stone of the ‘garbhagriha’ (sanctum sanctorum) of the under-construction Ram Mandir in Ayodhya on Wednesday. The construction of the temple was started almost two years ago, the CM pointed out. “The work is successfully proceeding and we are fortunate that the ritual of keeping the...

Ram Mandir Expansion: Trust purchases 7,285 sqft additional land

In a bid to expand the Ram Mandir complex area, a 7,285 sqft land adjacent to Ram Janmabhoomi premises in Ayodhya has been purchased by Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust for a sum of Rs 1 crore. It roughly boils down to Rs 1,373 per sqft. The trust on Thursday made the announcement and said...

VHP leader Ashok Singhal’s family donates Rs 11 cr for Ram Mandir

A cousin of late Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Ashok Singhal, who is a Udaipur-based industrialist, has donated Rs 11 crore for building the Ram Mandir at Ayodhya. Arvind Singhal has donated the sum in memory of the VHP leader, who led a number of agitations for the Ram Mandir. Arvind Singhal said that the...

PM Modi says India creating golden chapter in Ayodhya

In a historic event, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday laid the foundation stone for a grand Ram Mandir at the disputed site in Ayodhya. Following the bhoomi pujan that concluded around 1 pm, PM Modi said the wait for centuries has come to an end. He said India is creating a golden chapter in...

PM Modi Ayodhya Live: Ram belongs to all, says PM

In a historic event, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday laid the foundation for a grand Ram temple in Ayodhya. The way for a Ram temple at the controversial site was cleared by the Supreme Court last year, which decided the long-drawn title suit in favour of a Ram temple. As the city is all...

Ayodhya Ram Mandir: Shiv Sena leader’s ad sparks fresh row

While the Supreme Court had put to rest all controversies and fights over the Ram janmabhoomi site, Shiv Sena on Wednesday sparked a new controversy over the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya. Just before the foundation stone laying ceremony of the Ram temple in Ayodhya by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Shiv Sena mouthpiece ‘Saamana’ carried a...

PM Modi to lay Ram Mandir’s foundation amid tight security

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reached Uttar Pradesh’s Ayodhya on Wednesday to lay the foundation of the Ram temple. The historic day will mark a closure to the 135-year religious conflict in the country over the ownership of the site. Ceremony amidst tight security blanket The authorities have arranged for multiple layers of security in...

PM says Ram Mandir will unite India

In a historic event, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday laid the foundation for a grand Ram temple in Ayodhya. The way for a Ram temple at the controversial site was cleared by the Supreme Court last year, which decided the long-drawn title suit in favour of a Ram temple. As the city is all...

Ram Temple: PM Modi to spend 2 hours in Ayodhya

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take part in the ground-breaking ceremony rituals for the Ram temple in Ayodhya for around 2 hours on Wednesday. PM Modi will be laying the foundation stone for the Ram temple amid the presence of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat. The prime minister will fly for Uttar Pradesh’s Lucknow at around...

First invitation for Ram temple event given to Iqbal Ansari

The first invitation card for the ground-breaking ceremony of Ram temple in Ayodhya was received by Iqbal Ansari. Iqbal Ansari was one of the litigants in the Ayodhya land dispute case. He said he will attend the ceremony on August 5 and will also gift Prime Minister Narendra Modi a ‘Ram nami’ stole and a...

Uma Bharti to stay away from Ram temple event

BJP leader Uma Bharti on Monday clarified that she will stay away from the Ram temple groundbreaking ceremony. Uma Bharti said the reason behind her decision is the COVID-19 pandemic, with many BJP leaders testing positive for the virus. Concerned about PM Modi Bharti, who was at the forefront of the Ram temple movement, took...

Ram temple to get soil, water from Gujarat

Soil and water from 912 holy places in Gujarat will be sent to Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh for the construction of the Ram Temple there.  The bhoomipujan of the temple is scheduled to be held on August 5.   Saints and seers purified the soil and water in a ritual held in the city on...