Varkala

  • Kerala: Dalai Lama to inaugurate Sivagiri pilgrimage November 19, 2012

    Kochi: Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama will inaugurate the Sivagiri Mutt's 80th annual pilgrimage at Varkala on November 24 and attend a host of functions during his two day visit to Kerala. The Nobel laureate will be chief guest in the Catholicate Centenary celebrations and the anniversary function of the...
  • Dalai Lama to visit Kerala November 6, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama will visit Kerala on November 24 in connection with the 80th annual pilgrimage season of Sivagiri Mutt at Varkala near Kollam. Hundreds of spiritual leaders from different Mutts would participate, Sree Narayana Dharma Sanghom Trust general secretary Swami Rithabharananda told a press meet here...
  • T'puram Monorail: 3rd phase to reach Varkala June 27, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Power and Transport Minister Aryadan Mohammed asserted in the Assembly on Tuesday that the monorail project for the capital city will become a reality during the tenure of the present Government itself. “No force can alter it,” he declared, while replying to a submission raised by Varkala Kahar...
  • Kerala MPs hold up plane, keep passengers waiting December 6, 2008

    New Delhi: At a time when the nation expects confidence from its leaders, two CPI-M) MPs have done just the opposite. Varkala Radhakrishnan and KS Manoj refused to deplane when Flight IC 465 from Delhi to Trivandrun developed a technical snag. Other passengers were also held up because the alternate aircraft...