We must preserve our heritage: Venkaiah Naidu

Vice President of India Venkaiah Naidu stressed on the importance of preserving antiquities at the release of the book ‘Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam: Preserving antiquity for posterity’ published by the Indian Culture and Heritage Trust. Continue Reading

Temples across TN to conduct special yagams to invoke rain

The Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department (HR and CE), which administers over 44,000 temples in the State, has asked officials of important shrines to conduct special ‘yagams’ among other rituals for pleasing Lord Varuna, the God of rains. Continue Reading

Sengazhuneer Pillaiyar idol in Chennai is 400 years old

Mylapore can be termed as the temple town of Chennai with temples located in every nook and corner around the locality. However, one unique temple which is located very close to Kapaleeswarar Temple is Sengazhuneer Pillaiyar Temple. Continue Reading

Agatheeswarar Temple’s history dates back to time of kings

Sri Agatheeswarar Temple at Nungambakkam is a historic temple that is centuries old. Located on North Mada Street at Sterling Road, the temple dates back to the time of kings. Continue Reading