GURUVAYUR TEMPLE

  • Watch: A temple where Muslims supply flowers October 17, 2009

    NonHindus are reportedly not allowed to visit Guruvayur temple. ...
  • Guruvayur Temple 'purified' after foreigner entry January 21, 2008

    Guruvayur:A 'purification' ritual was performed in the famous Guruvayur Sree Krishna temple after a British national entered it despite his claim that he had converted to Hinduism. The temple thanthri (the traditional high priest) on Sunday ordered 'punyaham' to be performed after it was found that the British national had...
  • Kerala temple says no to nonHindus June 1, 2007

    New Delhi: Priests and religious heads met in Thrissur on Thursday to discuss who can be allowed inside the Guruvayur temple and they have decided that nonHindus will not be allowed in. The meet came after the recent controversy around the purification ceremony conducted in the Guruvayoor temple by authorities...
  • Guruvayur shuts doors on nonHindus June 1, 2007

    Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala): The head priest of the Guruvayur temple, Sathisan Namboodiripad, has made it clear that nonHindus will not be allowed into the temple. "Temple traditions are not such that they should be changed with the times. The purpose of this meeting was to make...
  • Guruvayur priest bars nonHindus May 31, 2007

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Head Priest of the Guruvayur Temple in Kerala has said that nonHindus cannot enter the temple. Priests and religious heads had met in Thrissur on Thursday to discuss who can be allowed inside the temple after the recent controversy around the purification ceremony conducted in the Guruvayur Temple following...
  • Vyalar blasts Guruvayur temple May 22, 2007

    New Delhi: Union Minister Vyalar Ravi on Tuesday lashed out at the Guruvayur temple management for carrying out purification rituals after his son's visit to the Sri Krishna Temple. Ravi said his family is contemplating legal action against the temple authorities over the shocking incident. The temple priests performed...