Thousands of devotees witness consecration of Thanjavur’s 1000 years old Big Temple performed after 23 years
Consecration of Thanjavur’s 1000 years old Big Temple performed for the first time after 1997
Tamil Nadu: As Pon Manickavel’s Idol Wing wades through legal and bureaucratic delays, hundreds of seized artefacts lie in the open
The artefacts include centuries-old stone sculptures, idols, stone pillars, wooden artefacts, 'Vahanas' or ritual vehicles, and other antiquities. They have been lying in the premises of CBI-CID's Economic Offences Wing in Chennai.
The territory of Rajaraja Chola- I included modern day's Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala, Sri Lanka and parts of Andhra Pradesh and Orissa.
1000 year old stolen idols returned to Tamil Nadu, Temple officials allegedly did not notify the Police
The idols are expected to be installed at the Brihadeeshwarar Temple in the next few days.