EXPLAINED: AFTER GYANVAPI, WHY RIGHT-WING ACTIVISTS ARE SEEKING PERMISSION TO PRAY AT TIPU SULTAN-ERA MOSQUE IN KARNATAKA

Tipu Sultan
Photo courtesy: First Post

Even as a Uttar Pradesh court has ordered that Varanasi’s Gyanvapi Masjid complex be closed to the public amid stunning claims by Hindu petitioners that a “Shivling” was found on the premises, a new controversy is erupting in Karnataka.

 

Right-wing activists have approached the Madhya Pradesh district administration for permission to offer prayers at a mosque – the Masjid-i-Ala or Jamia Masjid in Srirangapatna, 16 kilometres from Mysuru. They believe that a Hanuman temple once stood there.

 

Read more at: https://www.firstpost.com/india/explained-after-gyanvapi-tipu-sultan-era-mosque-srirangapatnain-karnataka-10681021.html

 

Visit www.werindia.com OR Hindi.werindia.com to read news from 500+ news sources... आपका अपना डिजिटल अख़बार |



     
  • 17 May 2022
  • WerIndia

Leave a Reply


Recommended for you

Your Opinion

Uniform Civil Code (UCC) Law is a key election promise which would bring equality between genders (especially give equality to Women) in all religions and communities. How important is this to You as a Voter -

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

View Older Polls

आपकी राय

समान नागरिक संहिता (UCC) कानून एक प्रमुख चुनावी वादा है जो सभी धर्मों और समुदायों के बीच समानता लाएगा (विशेषकर महिलाओं को समानता प्रदान करेगा)। आपके लिए मतदाता के रूप में इसकी महत्वता क्या है -

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

View Older Polls