Mumbai businessman offers silver throne for Shirdi Saibaba - Andhravilas - Telugu cinema news | Telugu cinema | Telugu Movies | Telugu cinema reviews | telugu movie reviews | Tollywood | Telugu Movies Gossips | Telugu Movie schedules | Telugu Cinema | Telugu Movies | India News | World News | Bollywood | Telugu Movie Songs | Gossips
   Home   |   Gallery     |  Movie Schedules   |  Bollywood   |  Kollywood   |  Tamil Movies Gallery   |   Videos    |  Gifts to India
Bollywood Movie Reviews News 2013 Calendar Politics National Business Sports AP News Wallpapers  |  |  |  |  |  |
Andhra Pradesh News
National News
International News
Politics News
Business News
Sports News
Health News
Education News
Art-Culture News
Science-Tech News
Religion News
Diaspora News
Online Insurance
Visitors(Outside USA)
New Immigrants
Non-US Residents
Individual Medical
Our Sites

Back to News Page


Mumbai businessman offers silver throne for Shirdi Saibaba

Shirdi (Maharashtra), March 23 - On the occasion of Gudi Padva, the Maharashtrian New Year, a Mumbai businessman offered a donation of a 40-kg silver throne for Saibaba here Friday.

According to a spokesperson for the Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust, the estimated value of the throne, donated by Kiran Mehta, is around Rs.2.20 million.

'Since we were tied up with the arrangements for the 3-day Saibaba Festival which started today (Friday), our temple goldsmith could not certify whether it is pure silver or any other metal like copper is also mixed. We shall do it later,' the temple spokesperson told IANS.

A few months ago, the businessman had expressed a desire to donate the throne and he was permitted to do so by the temple authorities.

The throne will be kept in Babaki Chavri, which is adjacent to the world famous Saibaba Temple in Shirdi, around 250 km from Mumbai.

In December 2007, a Hyderabad builder donated a gleaming 95 kg gold throne worth nearly Rs.95 million (Rs.9.50 crore) on which the main statue of Saibaba now rests.

Recently, the Bombay High Court's Aurangabad Bench had sacked the governing board of SSST and ordered the Maharashtra government to announce the new trustees within a fortnight for the temple, among the top five richest temple trusts in India.


More News....
Previous Page 2 of 5 Next

- IPl brought foreign culture, spoiling youths: Hazare
- Mumbai, a city that never stops eating!
- Dowry system fuelling farmers' suicides in Vidarbha
- Suspected Maoists torch gram panchayat in Maharashtra
- Lightning kills three in Maharashtra
- Years later, Mumbai digs up Manto's memories
- Armed forces to improve defence land management
- 'High proportion of HIV+ women report domestic abuse'
- Eight killed in Maharashtra accident
- Pune varsity guard shot dead
- Activist's killing: Eight cops to undergo polygraph test
- One killed in Mumbai balcony collapse
- One killed as fire engulfs mall in Maharashtra
- R.K. Sinha takes over as new AEC chairman, DAE secretary
- Hazare to start Maharashtra tour for Lokayukta bill
- Maharashtra's largest tricolour unfurled in NDA
- Two Maharashtra policemen killed as truck falls on them
- Police nab Pune gold-heist robbers
- NDA Commandant conferred Ati Vishisht Seva Medal
- Sukhoi skids at Pune airport, flights hit
- 18 kg gold looted from Pune office of finance company
- No impact of Adarsh case panel's finding on probe: CBI
- State owns Adarsh Society land, says judicial panel
- Two fathers and their daughters drown in Maharashtra
- Mega celebrations mark Jain temple bi-centenary

Previous Page 2 of 5 Next

Telugu Movies Photo Gallery
Aagadu Movie Latest Wallpapers
Boochamma Boochodu Press Meet
Bullet Rani Movie Stills
Lakshmi Rai
Regina Stills
Sri Nilayam Trailer Launch
Neha Deshpande
Sri Nilayam Trailer Launch
Santhosham Awards 1
Tamil Movies Photo Gallery
Nila Nagar Movie Stills
Oru Pakka Kadhai Launch
Thiruttu VCD Movie Press Meet
Thiruttu VCD Movie Stills
Aranmanai Movie Stills
Lakshmi Rai
Regina Stills
Aadama Jaichomada Audio Launch
Aranmanai Audio Launch
Yuddanapudi Telugu Serials
Pelli Pillalu Jeevitham
Jeevana Satyalu

Site Designed & Developed by |ęCopyrights reserved