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In Ahmedabad, Muslim Businessman Renovates 500-Year-Old Hanuman Temple

In Ahmedabad, Muslim Businessman Renovates 500-Year-Old Hanuman Temple

The Hanuman temple in the walled city area of Ahmedabad that Moin Memon is renovating AHMEDABAD:  The 500-year-old Hanuman temple in the walled city of Ahmedabad is getting a makeover and the man behind it is Moin Memon. For nearly a month now, Mr Memon, a real estate developer, has religiously put in a few hours [...]

February 12, 2018 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on In Ahmedabad, Muslim Businessman Renovates 500-Year-Old Hanuman Temple

A temple in the clouds, run by the Army

A temple in the clouds, run by the Army

It is not peak season in October, but scores of visitors are reaching the temple that touches the clouds in Gangtok. Hanuman Tok is a destination for visitors of all faiths, many of whom also come to take in the 360-degree view of the Himalayas. They are received at the temple by multi-faith ‘priests’ in [...]

October 25, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on A temple in the clouds, run by the Army

German police searching for masked man after blast at Sikh temple

German police searching for masked man after blast at Sikh temple

Essen, Germany – Police in the western German city of Essen were Sunday searching for a masked man after an explosion at a Sikh temple left three people injured. About 200 guests were at the temple for a wedding on Saturday when an explosive device went off in the prayer room. The suspect, a masked [...]

April 17, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on German police searching for masked man after blast at Sikh temple

Blue Diamond Worn for Years by Shirley Temple Up for Auction

Blue Diamond Worn for Years by Shirley Temple Up for Auction

A blue diamond ring that child star-turned-diplomat Shirley Temple wore for decades is going up for auction. Sotheby’s says the 9.54 carat ring is among the more than 300 lots in the “Magnificent Jewels” auction scheduled for April 19 in New York. It has a pre-sale estimate of between $25 million and $35 million. Sotheby’s [...]

March 19, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Blue Diamond Worn for Years by Shirley Temple Up for Auction