Kukke Subrahmanya PHC will be upgraded soon: Ramesh Kumar

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Sullia: “An advanced hospital will be constructed to the devotees and locals of Kukke Subrahmanya. The present primary health centre will be upgraded soon,” said state health Minister Ramesh Kumar. He was speaking to the reporters during the visit to Kukke temple. He further said that by upgrading the PHC in the temple premises, it […]

Muzarai temples are not following marriage norms: Kumar

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Mangaluru: District Religious Academy President Kumar said that some of the Muzarai temples are not following marriage norms properly. Speaking in a meeting at DC Office on Tuesday with District’s A and B category temples administrator’s he said that some temples are conducting marriages without confirming age and address of the couples, just for Rs […]

One killed, another injured after attacked by elephant near Kukke Subrahmanya

Saturday, May 28th, 2016

Sullia : In a tragic incident reported, a wild elephant attacked two bikers at Bisile ghat near Kukke Subrahmanya on Friday morning. Pillion rider Ganesh was killed on the spot while rider Sunil suffered severe injuries and was rushed to a hospital. It is said that the duo was from Hassan.

30 areas prone to floods

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Mangaluru : At a meeting convened by Deputy Commissioner A.B. Ibrahim to review preparedness to face monsoon and its implications, the Tahsildar said that Kasba Bengre, Pandeshwar, Hoige Bazaar, Bokkapatna, Jeppinamogaru and Bajal Kudpu areas in the city are prone to floods. The Deputy Commissioner asked all Tahsildars of the taluk to prepare an action […]

Students bodies recovered from the Kumaradhara

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Subrahmanya : The bodies of two II PU students who were said to have drowned in the Kumaradhara at Kukke Subrahmanya on Monday were recovered on Tuesday. The Subrahmanya police said Jitesh A.R. (17) and Stephan Raj (17), students of Kukke Subrahmanya Pre-University College, and eight of their classmates went to the bathing ghat for […]

BJP to take out Jana Sankalpa Yatra from November 13

Thursday, November 5th, 2015
Bjp Pratapa Simha

Mangaluru : The BJP will take out a Jana Sankalpa Yatra from Kukke Subrahmanya to Kateel between November 13 and November 22 to draw the attention of people to the “failures” of the Congress government in the State and to oppose the Yettinahole diversion project. Addressing media here on Wednesday, Pratap Simha Nayak, president, Dakshina […]

Man’s murder: wife, four others held in Subrahmanya

Thursday, July 30th, 2015
Jayananda Gowda

Sullia : A 53-year-old man, who had been reported as missing from his house near Kukke Subrahmanya on July 14, was dead in the forests of Peruvaje near Sullia on Wednesday. The Sullia police arrested the wife of the deceased and four others on the charge of murder. The Sullia police said Lalita (38) filed […]

KRHVJV desided to go protest against made sana

Monday, November 24th, 2014
KRHVJV desided to go protest against made sana

Mangaluru: Karnataka Rajya Hindulida Vargagala Jagriti Vedike, expressed the disaffection over the order of Karnataka High Court on allowing made snana to continue in its traditional form at Kukke Subrahmanya temple. Speaking in a press conference held at Mangaluru K. Shivaramu, president of KRHVJV said, the practice of made snana is ugly and inhuman practice, […]

Modified made snana can be practised: SC

Thursday, September 25th, 2014
Made snana

Mangalore : The Supreme Court has vacated the stay on the proposal of the State government to modify made snana — the controversial ritual of rolling over plantain leaves with leftovers of food partaken by Brahmins — that is practised at the Kukke Subrahmanya temple in Dakshina Kannada. In its November 8, 2012 judgment, the […]

Vijay Mallya regains business Composure after Kukke visit

Friday, April 20th, 2012
Vijay Mallya regains business Composure after Kukke visit

Bangalore: After a humble visit to Kukke Subrahmanya Temple to conduct a special worship recently and make views to redecorate the doors of God’s seat in golden sheets, UB boss Vijay Mallya is drawn back from a precipitous fall in his fortunes, to play a second innings. His Kingfisher airlines, neck-deep in debts is ready […]