IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIACIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION
CIVIL APPEAL NO. 6639 OF 2003
Trambakeshwar Devasthan Trust & Anr. … Appellants
President, Purohit Sangh & Ors. … RespondentsWITH
CIVIL APPEAL NOs.6640 OF 2003, 6641 OF 2003AND 6642 OF 2003J U D G M E N TA. K. PATNAIK, J.
These are three appeals against the common judgmentdated 5
of August, 2002 of the Bombay High Court in FirstAppeal Nos. 1252 of 1996, 1325 of 1996 and 1322 of 1996and relate to the ancient Shiva temple situated at Trambakeshwar near Nashik (for short ‘the temple’).2.The facts very briefly are that a public trust under theBombay Public Trusts Act, 1950 (for short ‘the Act’) wasregistered in respect of the temple in 1952 and one