Attract youth to religion: Dr D Veerendra Heggade

Mysuru (Karnataka), December 11, 2016: Youngsters should be attracted towards religion and should be educated to carry forward our rich religious cultures, said Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari Dr D Veerendra Heggade. He was speaking at the felicitation function of S Jithendra Kumar and release of ‘Ruvaru’ felicitation volume, held at Town Hall, Mysuru on Saturday. He said […]

K.Hemmanahalli’s Ruined Tirthankara idol

– Article by Nitin H P (Mapping by – Brahmananda Chipre) K.Hemmanahalli’s Ruined Tirthankara idol in the premises of a Hindu temple near Mysore – Worshiped as per Hindu Traditions K.Hemmanahalli – This is a small village situated at a distance of 9 Kms form Mysore. A ruined idol of Tirthankara has been burried through […]

Ruined Parshwanath idol found at Marase, Mysore District, Karnataka, India. Photos by: Nitin H.P., Bangalore

Marase’s Ruined Parshwanath Idol

This is a small village situated at a distance of 11 Kms from Mysore & right opposite to the Mysore airport. The Parshwanath Tirthankara idol lies openly in the premises of Lakshmi temple of the village. The arched enclosure above the head along with the snake hoods and both the hands have been chopped off […]

Jains take out rally to promote world peace

Mysuru (Karnataka), August 25, 2013: Members of the Jain community took out a rally for world peace here on Sunday, complete with tableaus depicting messages on peace by various spiritual leaders and Jain rulers. The tableau also had messages drawing attention to environmental and conservation issues, atrocities against women, water crisis, child labour and so […]

Bhattarakhji Leads protest against Girnar incident

Mysore (Karnataka), January 5, 2013: His Holiness Swasti Sri Bhuvanakerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji of Sri Kshetra Kanakagiri led the protest march held at Mysore against the attack on Muni 108 Sri Prabhalasagarji Maharaj. The march started at around 10.45 am from Kote Sri Shanthinatha Swamy Digambar Jain Temple & passed through K.R.Circle, Devaraja Urs Road & […]

Protest at Mysore against Girnar incident

Mysore (Karnataka), January 4, 2013: A silent protest march has been organised at Mysore on Saturday January 5, 2013 to protest the attack on Muni 108 Sri Prabhalsagarji Maharaj. The protest march is scheduled to start at 10.00 am from Kote Shantinatha Basadi. It will pass through K.R.circle, Devaraj Urs road & reach the district […]