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Madurai Meenaikshi temple tower damaged in lightning

The East Raja Gopuram (tower) of the famous Sri Meenakshi Amman temple in Madurai dating back to 1216 AD suffered damage after lightning struck it on Thursday night, temple sources said on Friday.......

Madurai voters speak: 'Undercurrents against DMK'

Madurai, the second largest city in Tamil Nadu, is known as the gateway to the south of the state. It is famous for its Meenakshi temple and Thirumal Nayakar's palace. The Vaigai river flows......

Madurai's Meenakshi temple gets ISO accreditation

The Meenakshi Sundareswarar temple in Madurai, famous for its sculptural beauty and towers, has received the International Organisation for Standardisation 9001:2008 certification. The......

LeT may target Madurai's Meenakshi temple: IB

The famous Meenakshi temple in Madurai in Tamil Nadu is on the Lashkar-e-Tayiba's hit-list, fears the Intelligence Bureau. The IB has alerted Tamil Nadu's director general of police with......

Madurai's famed temple to digitise its sculptures

The famed Meenakshi temple at Madurai in Tamil Naduhas taken up a project to digitally document the thousands of magnificent sculptures adorning the nine towers of the shrine.The renovation of the......

The failure of the food security bill

When a gurdwara serves food at a langar, everyone, including the head of the state, loves to eat it. But will proponents of community kitchens that are planned as part of the food security law want......

Battle-scarred Anil Ambani visits Badrinath temple

Industrialist Anil Ambani, along with his mother Kokilaben, visited holy shrine of Badrinath on Wednesday, ahead of talks between his group company RNRL and Mukesh Ambani group's Reliance......

Battle-scarred Anil Ambani on religious tour

As the wrangle over the energy deal continues between Ambani brothers, younger brother Anil Ambani has opted to go on a religious tour of South India. Anil and his mother Kokilaben visited the......

Review: Thagararu is fast paced and interesting

The story of Thagararu moves along at a brisk pace with lots of comedy and well defined roles for all the characters, writes S Saraswathi. Thagararu produced by Dayanidhi Alagiri's Cloud......

First look: Rani Rudramma Devi, India's first 3D historical stereoscopic film

Rani Rudramma Devi, the Kakatiya queen, is a well-known figure of Indian history, particularly in South India. She ruled in the 13th century. Telugu director Gunasekhar (of Okkadu, Arjun fame) has......

SRK's classroom is fun!

I always wanted to be a teacher,' reveals Shah Rukh Khan on the first episode of his new game show for Star Plus, Kya Aap Paanchvi Paas Se Tez Hain, which made its debut on April 25 amidst huge......

Paruthiveeran honoured at Berlin Fest

Tamil films are going places. After Vasantha Balan's Veyil was selected in the Tous les Cinemas du Monde section at the Cannes film festival last year, it is the turn of Paruthiveeran, one of the......

Karupasamy Kuthagaithaarar music is listless

After Prabhu Solomon's Kokki, actor Karan is once again doing the lead role in the Tamil film, Karupasamy Kuthagaithaarar.The film, with rural Madurai as backdrop, is directed by Moorthy. Meenakshi......

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uttar
Q. Meenakshi Temple is situated at-[a] Orissa[b] Madurai[c] Jaipur[d] Agra
Uttar:  A.  more

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sanjay
Q. What about the religious significance of kadamb tree ?
Sanjay:  A. Madurai more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-about-the-religious-significance-of-kadamb-tree-/26739063/answers/27518515

Prakash Chandra
Q. Strange Smile : I was in Madurai Meenakshi temple on last Sunday where photograph is strictly prohibited. Some foreigners and local visitors camera were confiscated in front me.But when I snapped some, none stopped me. Why ?
Prakash Chandra:  A. Kadamba is mentioned in the Bhagavata Purana where Lord Krishna used to play flute and have dance with gopis under the shade of this tree. The...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/strange-smile--i-was-in-madurai-meenakshi-temple-on-last-sun/26168559/answers/26739104

pravin
Q. Who built the Meenakshi Amman Temple located at Madurai?
Pravin:  A. because they thought you are an indian more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-built-the-meenakshi-amman-temple-located-at-madurai/25914642/answers/26168594

ritesh rathi
Q. WHEN WAS MEENAKSHI TEMPLE BUILT
Ritesh Rathi:  A. The Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple or Meenakshi Amman Temple is a historic Hindu temple located in the holy city of Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. It...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-was-meenakshi-temple-built/25622310/answers/25914677

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03:02 pm Madurai: Those illegally occupying land of Thiruvadurai Adheenam (Mutt) in Tirunelveli district are in for trouble with the Madras High... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/cut-power-to-those-illegally-occupying-adheenam-land-hc/
Low turnout for TNPSC exam in Madurai

Nearly 50 per cent of the candidates who had registered for the Group I examination of the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) failed to... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Madurai/low-turnout-for-tnpsc-exam-in-madurai/article6232901.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Landmark homes in Madurai going to seed

Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests, and mines and stone quarries; and every man is a quotation from all... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Madurai/landmark-homes-in-madurai-going-to-seed/article6232897.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Legendary spot where Shiva changed his dance posture

MADURAI: Velliambala Street is a small stretch from South Chithirai Street near Meenakshi temple but it has got lot of historical and mythical... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/madurai/Street-Talk-Legendary-spot-where-Shiva-changed-his-dance-posture/articleshow/38705134.cms
Second Trailer of Siddharth Starrer Released; Receives Positive Reviews

Poster of "Jigarthanda" Facebook/ Official "Jigarthanda" The second official trailer of the upcoming Tamil film "Jigarthanda" is released on 17... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/jigarthanda-second-trailer-siddharth-starrer-released-receives-positive-reviews-604778

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