Friday, 20 May, 2022
TopicRam temple

Topic: Ram temple

Ram Mandir to be built in 3 years at a cost of Rs 1,100 crore, says temple treasurer

Ram Janmabhoomi Tirath Kshetra Nyas treasurer Govind Dev Giri Maharaj said their target is to reach 15 crore homes in 6.5 lakh villages to collect funds for the Ram Temple project.

West Bengal Governor, wife donate Rs 5 lakh for Ram Mandir construction

Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar termed the construction of the Ram Mandir an epochal development. A Raj Bhavan statement said the donation was made in their personal capacity.

No steel, cement may be ditched too — IAS retiree Nripendra Misra on making Ram temple ageless

Nripendra Misra, former principal secretary to PM Modi & now chair of Ram temple trust, says in rare interview to Panchjanya that demolition of Babri masjid was a 'justified step'.

Saffron flags, loud music & huge crowd — How Ram temple donation drive rally was held in MP

Right-wing groups organised a rally Sunday to raise awareness about the Ram temple donation drive. ThePrint's Praveen Jain brings you snapshots from Bhopal.

‘Will visit every Hindu home, avoid confrontation’ — VHP’s Ram Mandir fundraising chief in MP

After recent violence in Ujjain, Indore and Mandsaur, Swami Akhileshwaranand Giri says activists have been told not to be aggressive while trying to raise funds.

Ram Mandir fund collection drive stokes tension in MP, clashes, bid to damage mosques reported

Several fund-collection rallies for the Ram temple have been taken out across MP over the last six days but they have caused communal tension only in Malwa region.

Spiritual leader Morari Bapu highest donor as Ram temple trust collects over Rs 100 cr

In 11 months since it was set up, the Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra has collected a little over Rs 100 crore. It has tentatively pegged the cost of temple in Ayodhya at Rs 1,500 crore. 

Bajrang Dal rally for Ram Mandir donations ‘attacked’ in Ujjain, cops raze house of accused

The rally was 'targeted' when it passed through a Muslim-dominated area in Ujjain. Local residents, however, said inflammatory slogans were raised and they were attacked first.

Bajrang Dal — the group accused of taking UP’s illegal conversion law into its own hands

Bajrang Dal is in the headlines over the ‘love jihad’ issue in UP, and over allegations that Facebook looked the other way despite internal call to ban it.

8-member expert panel set up to supervise Ram temple foundation-laying work

The objective is to construct the temple with the highest quality and longevity taking into account the various geotechnical suggestions, says Ayodhya's BJP MLA Ved Gupta.

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