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Apr 15, 2016
'Wear wet clothes': Trimbakeshwar temple allows entry of women on one offensive conditionThe trust took the decision at a meeting on Wednesday to allow women into the temple's 'garbha griha' sanctum sanctorum from on Thursday from 6 to 7 am and with the conditions attached to it, Lalita Shinde, one of the temple trustees, said.
Apr 12, 2016
From Baba Ramdev to Mulayam Singh Yadav: Shankaracharya Swaroopanand's comments on rape are not novelShankaracharya Swaroopanand Saraswati's comment on rape is not the first time such pronouncements have been uttered by public figures.
Apr 12, 2016
Women in Shani Shingnapur temple: A brief history of entry laws and how times are changingAfter four months of efforts put in by women led by activist Trupti Desai, the trust of the Shani Shingnapur temple in Maharashtra has finally permitted women to enter the temple and pray in the sanctum sanctorum putting an end to a 400-year-old custom.
Apr 11, 2016
Shani Shingnapur victory: It still took men to barge into the temple and clear the way for womenGoing by the developments in India these days over Shani temple and various other places of worship that day is not impossible to envisage. Such is the significance of what has taken place at Shani Shignapur temple.
Feb 02, 2016
'God cannot discriminate between genders': Sharad Pawar speaks on Shani temple rowSupporting the demand for lifting restrictions on women's entry in Shani Shingnapur temple in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district, NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said God cannot discriminate between genders.
Feb 01, 2016
Shani Shinganapur Temple, Haji Ali and now Section 377: These mini revolts keeping hopes aliveAs the Supreme Court decides on the curative petition on Article 377, these fundamental questions will weigh heavy on the minds of those on the bench.
Dec 22, 2015
Breaking gender barriers: Women activists try to barge into restricted areas of Shani templeFour women activists tried to offer prayers at the famous Shani temple in Ahmednagar district where the move last month by a woman to defy convention and offer obeisance at the shrine triggered a debate on gender discrimination.