Monthly Archives November 2014

Royal family of Travancore puts forward their story in Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple controversy.

Ashwathi Thirunal Gouri Lakshmi Bayi, the princess and her relatives of Travancore royal family which was managing the inestimable wealth of Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram till the date Supreme Court restrained it from doing so, has claimed that at the time of transformation of the state from dynasty to democracy, the then ruler had obtained the trusteeship of the temple and its wealth.
The royal family has questioned the amicus curie and senior advocate Gopal Subramaniam April 2014 report against the family and moved an application before the apex court seeking permission to intervene in the matter.

Relying on Subramaniam report which accused the royal family of mismanaging the temple wealth, the top court on April 24 had restrained them from looking into the temple ad...

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