Kashi Vishwanath

  • After eggs, ink thrown at Kejriwal during his road show in Varanasi 25-03-2014 03:12 PM

    Black ink was thrown at AAP leader Arvind Kejriwalduring his roadshow in Varanasi. Police resorts to mild lathicharge to control the mob. This comes shortly after eggs were thrown at Kejriwal's car outside the Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi on Tuesday, his supporters alleged. The incident occurred when Kejriwal was...
  • Rahul Gandhi meets rickshaw pullers, offers prayers at Kashi Vishwanath 01-03-2014 07:06 PM

    Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi interacted on Saturday with rickshaw pullers and auto drivers and later prayed at the famous Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi, on the second day of his visit to Uttar Pradesh. The Congress leader flew to Varanasi around noon and drove to the Cantonment railway station...
  • 25 Shiv Sena activists en-route Kashi-Vishwanath temple detained 27-02-2014 03:16 PM

    A group of Shiv Sena activists was detained on Thursday while they were going to the Kashi-Vishwanath temple on the occasion of Shivratri. In view of law and order, no political outfit is permitted to carry out any kind of religious ritual at the Kashi-Vishwanath temple, police said. "Over 25...
  • Devotees throng Shiva temple on 'Sharavan Chaturdashi' 05-08-2013 07:59 PM

    Over 30 lakh devotees paid obeisance to Lord Shiva at various temples in the state on "Sharavan Chaturdashi", which passed off peacefully amidst heavy security arrangements. Maximum number of 22 lakh devotees paid obeisance at Pura Mahadev temple in Baghpat, followed by 3.75 lakh and 3 lakh at Dudheshwar Nath...