Articles about Somnath Temple

Man held in Haryana for hailing Mahmud of Ghazni

17 Mar 2021

India
Man held in Haryana for hailing Mahmud of Ghazni

Gujarat Police on Wednesday detained a man in Panipat for allegedly hurting religious sentiments by hailing Mahmud of Ghazni, known for plundering the Somnath Temple in Gujarat, and the Arab invader Mohammad bin Qasim, an official said.

Congress continues "soft Hindutva" charade: Rahul visits Somnath temple again

23 Dec 2017

Politics
Congress continues "soft Hindutva" charade: Rahul visits Somnath temple again

Congress president Rahul Gandhi's temple run ahead of the Gujarat polls might have worked. Congress swept 77 seats, its highest tally since the 1980s.

BJP vs. Congress: Top 8 Gujarat Assembly Election controversies

18 Dec 2017

Politics
BJP vs. Congress: Top 8 Gujarat Assembly Election controversies

With BJP leading in the Gujarat Assembly Elections, it looks like the party is heading for a victory in the state for the sixth consecutive time.

PM Modi: Pandit Nehru was against building Somnath temple

29 Nov 2017

Politics
PM Modi: Pandit Nehru was against building Somnath temple

With Gujarat elections approaching, PM Modi is on a roll; he addressed back-to-back rallies at Morbi, Prachi, Palitana and Navsari.

Somnath temple: Rahul's sign in "non-Hindu" list, Congress cries "fake"

29 Nov 2017

Politics
Somnath temple: Rahul's sign in "non-Hindu" list, Congress cries "fake"

Ahead of the Gujarat elections, Rahul's temple-hopping led him to Somnath temple.