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Maharaja of Travancore passes away, R.I.P Uthradam Thirunal Marthanda Verma

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11 news items

 
Sydney Morning Herald
Thu, 26 Dec 2013 23:52:30 -0800

Marthanda Varma was generally referred to by the title of Maharaja, even though the maharajas of Travancore have been commoners ever since they acceded to the Indian Union in 1949. He was greatly revered for his asceticism, it was said that he would ...
 
Financial Times
Fri, 08 Jul 2011 09:05:23 -0700

... the ownership of the riches, valued at a minimum of $20bn. Investigators appointed by India's Supreme Court discovered the hoard last week in the centuries-old Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple, once the private chapel for the maharajas of Travancore.
 
BBC News
Sun, 07 Aug 2011 23:33:20 -0700

Local legend has long held that vast riches were interred in the walls and vaults of the temple by the Maharajas of Travancore over many years. Historians say it is almost impossible to assess the value of the objects, but officials have said it could ...

Times of India

Times of India
Sun, 30 Jun 2013 11:34:47 -0700

cultural programme every Thursday which was jampacked. So the interest was always there. It was just a matter of expanding it and making it reach to the masses," she says. Soorya says the blessing of the Maharajas of Travancore, who were always patrons ...
 
The Hindu
Sat, 09 Jun 2012 01:00:49 -0700

One of the highlights will be the signatures of all the Maharajas of Travancore and Kochi, and British Administrators. There will also be signatures of modern personalities from various fields such as Mahatma Gandhi, Mother Teresa, Yesudas, and so on.
 
BBC News
Sun, 19 Feb 2012 22:43:27 -0800

Local legend has long held that vast riches were interred in the walls and vaults of the temple by the Maharajas of Travancore over many years. Neither the state of Kerala nor the descendants of the Travancore royal family have made any claim on the ...
 
Times of India
Wed, 13 Mar 2013 02:54:38 -0700

Once you gift it to somebody you loose your right over the said property. Maharajas of Travancore had gifted to some people land for starting industries.Some of them had sold the properties and made money by selling them. Later governments which came ...
 
BBC News
Thu, 22 Sep 2011 03:57:38 -0700

Local legend has long held that vast riches were interred in the walls and vaults of the temple by the Maharajas of Travancore over many years. Historians say it is almost impossible to assess the value of the objects, but officials have said it could ...
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