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Hindus to celebrate festival

LAHORE (APP): The Hindu community will celebrate its religious festival Asthami Man Sheranwali on Thursday. According to Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) spokesman on Wednesday, special worship on the occasion will be held at Krishna Mandar here ... Frontier Post, 3 weeks ago

Kumari Puja marks Maha Asthami in Tripura

Kumari, or Kumari Devi, is the tradition of worshipping young pre-pubescent Brahmin girls as manifestations of the divine female energy or Devi in South Asian countries. Kumari literally means virgin in Sanskrit. The ritual of Kumari Puja, a ...
 Bdnews24.com3 weeks ago

Bngir Shiva Durga Pitha witnesses large footfall

hiv Durga Pitha, located at the foothills of the Puja Pathar hill near Malpada village, 27 km from here under Deogaon block, is one of the few lesser-known Durga Pithas of the district. However, the place has its specialty as both Lord Shiva and ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 weeks ago

Jeypore tribals keep kingship custom alive

KORAPUT: Kings may have been long buried under the dunes of past, but tribals have kept a tradition of the erstwhile Jeypore kingdom alive. This Durga Puja, around 70 tribal groups from Koraput and Nabarangpur districts congregated at Jeypore with ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Barkshetri Kumari Puja draws huge crowd

Correspondent NALBARI, Oct 4 Durga Puja was celebrated in Nalbari district with great enthusiasm. Over a hundred community puja pandals of the district wore festive look during the Durga Puja. The community Durga Pujas at Sri Sri Harimandir, ...
 Assam Tribune2 weeks ago

Special bhog at every pandal

CUTTACK: Durga Puja here is not only about silver tableaux, huge welcome arches and illuminated gates. The delicious 'bhog' served at the pandals is a major attraction too. The 155 committees offer an array of gastronomical delights to the deity.
 Times of India3 weeks ago

Huge crowd at Siliguri pandals before Ashtami

Statesman News Service Siliguri, 30 September The Durga Puja fever has gripped Siliguri and its outskirts this year like never before. The dhaaks were yet to beat and the pandals and puja arrangements of most puja committees in Siliguri were ...
 The Statesman3 weeks ago

Former monarch Gyanendra unable to offer Tika this Dashain

:37 RSS Hits: 105 Privacy Policy View Comments Ex-king Gyanendra Shah will not offer Tika to citizens on the 10th day of Dashain (Vijaya Dashami) on Friday, October 3. According to a press statement, Shah, who recently survived a ...
 Nepalnews.com3 weeks ago

Dhak, Dhol and Durga Puja

Bangalore: Crisp Bengal cotton saris, vibrant big bindis, neatly-plated dhotis and colourful kurtas - it's that time of the year when Bengalis turn out in hoards, and in their traditional best for the yearly rendezvous with Ma Durga. Miles away from ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago

Centenary of Darjeeling Durga

Darjeeling, Sept. 21: A hundred years ago, two steam engines attached to a toy train had chugged up the mountains carrying an idol of Goddess Durga for the puja at Nripendra Narayan Bengali Hindu Hall. On October 4, the hall will enter its hundredth ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago
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