The Bhagwaanji app gives a quick access to the larger reservoir of information on Hindu religion. The app will help devotees to know about dharma-karma, puja, vrat katha, bhoj (feast), gau seva.
Speaking to reporters, 9 Rashtriya Rifles sector Commander, Brigadier V.S. Thakur, said that inputs suggest that terrorists are planning to target the yatra somewhere on National Highway 44.
The kingdom, which hosts millions of pilgrims every year in the cities of Mecca and Medina, also suspended visas for tourists from countries with reported infections as fears of a pandemic deepen.
Even the last day of the pilgrimage witnessed heavy rush of devotees, including those from neighbouring states.
The Makaravilakku will be held on January 15 and the shrine will be closed on January 21.
Meanwhile, the Sabarimala shrine, where the annual mandalam-makaravilakku pilgrimage is underway, is witnessing heavy rush for the last one week.
Women police examined the girl's aadhar card and found that she was 12 years old and refused to allow her to proceed further from Pamba to the shrine complex, police said.
The hilltop shrine in Kerala's Pathanamthitta district is closed for women in the age group 10 to 50 years.
The new two-month long pilgrimage season of the Sabarimala temple opened in the wee hours of Sunday.
The animal got its paws injured a couple of times and was treated by local veterinarians, and the devotees group is now planing to take its furry friend to Sabarimala in their spiritual journey
The portals of the Sabarimala temple will be thrown open from November 16 and the annual two-month-long pilgrimage season will begin from November 17
The clarification came in the wake of reports on various media platforms about a possible hike in visa fee affecting the pilgrimage
"A beautiful story. About the love for a mother but also about the love for a country..." wrote Mahindra. "If you can connect him to me, I'd like to personally gift him a Mahindra KUV 100 NXT so he can drive his mother in a car on their next journey."
During last year's yatra, the total number of pilgrims who visited shrine was 2,85,006.
12Page 1 of 2