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Stolen Artefacts

Tamil Nadu: Golden mangalsutra of Amman stolen from a temple in Thiruvidaimaruthur, probe underway

When doors were opened by the temple guard next day, he found four locks of were broken and the mangalsutra & other items were stolen

Tamil Nadu: Three idols stolen from Amman temple in Chennai

The incident came to light on Thursday morning when the temple priest visited the temple and found out that the idols were missing.

Mann Ki Baat: Canada to return ancient Maa Annapurna idol stolen from Varanasi temple 100 years back, says PM Modi

Emphasising the rich Indian culture and traditions, Prime Minister in his monthly address to the nation said that the World Heritage Week provides a wonderful opportunity to the lovers of culture to revisit the past and to know about the history of these important milestones.

Lord Shiva idol all set to be returned to India, was smuggled to UK in 2003 years after being stolen from Ghateswar Temple: Here...

A team of experts from the ASI had visited London in 2017 and confirmed that the same statue of Lord Shiva was stolen from Rajasthan in 1998

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.

ASI identifies Indian artefacts seized from art smuggler Subhash Kapoor in USA, could be brought back to India

The artefacts were stolen by art smuggler Subhash Kapoor. He was arrested and extradited from Germany. Currently is locked up in Trichy prison

London authorities return 12th century Buddha statue missing form Nalanda

The Buddha statue is one of the 14 statues that were stolen from Nalanda museum in 1961

Maa Durga’s homecoming: American museum all set to return 2 idols found to be of Indian origin

PM Modi is the first Indian head of govt to demand stolen Indian heritage from the U.S, Canada, Germany, and other countries.

British Museum shares image of sandstone sculpture of Harihara, Indians demand it is returned back

Not just the Kohinoor, there are several other artefacts that were also stolen by the British from India

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