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Crackers, DJ consoles drown sound norms

KOLKATA: The Goddess may have slain the asura, but noise demons returned to haunt the city during immersions on Thursday evening. Prohibited sound crackers were burst incessantly across the ghats of north and central Kolkata, while DJ consoles ... Times of India, 6 days ago

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Times of India

US diplomat on Puja tour makes the most of pandal-hopping

KOLKATA: The story of Durga slaying the Asura fascinated him. The workmanship at the pandals left him zapped. And he wasn't the least perturbed by the frenzy of revellers on the streets. "This is just like the carnival in the Carribean and the ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Dengue message in Puja pandal  Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago This year's Durga Puja for you: Surgical strikes, messages of peace and our very own didi- Mamata  India Today1 week ago This Durga Puja pandal is made ofautomobile scraps, spare parts  Economic & India Times Auto.com3 weeks ago
Times of India

The many facets of 'Asura' Ravana

The celebration of Dussehra revolves around a common belief - that Ravana embodied the ills of this world and burning his effigy is symbolic of burning away of those evils. The Ramayana, too, is essentially a tale of good winning over evil. This ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Indian Express

Heritage crimes: Let's get our past back

Legend has it that Mahishasura, the most powerful in the Asura kingdom derived his powers from Lord Brahma's boon. Mahishasura had asked for immortality, but Brahma watered it down to a boon where Mahishasura could not be destroyed by man, god, ...
 Sunday Guardian Live1 week ago Ultimate fortress of immortal energy  The Statesman2 weeks ago Karma Sutra: Durga, the slayer of Mahishasura, the buffalo demon  Indian Express2 weeks ago In pictures: Revisiting the myth of Durga and Mahishasura  catchnews.com3 weeks ago
The Telegraph

Mahishasura's kin in town

There will be 10 asuras on view at the FE Block community puja in Salt Lake. And nine of them will be alive. The puja organisers have invited members of the Asur tribe from Jharkhand, which claims its descent from Mahishasura. "We travelled to their village ...
 The Telegraph2 weeks ago Asur tribe to showcase iron smelting skills this Durga Puja  ProKerala.com2 weeks ago Asur tribe from Jharkhand to showcase iron smelting skills this Durga Puja  Indian Express1 week ago
India Today

Amit Shah offends Keralites with his Onam greeting, Kerala CM demands apology

BJP chief Amit Shah seems to have ignored the fact that on Onam, Kerala celebrates the "return" of Asura King Mahabali and not the Vamana avatar of Vishnu.
 India Today1 month ago Amit Shah tries to make Onam a Hindu festival, leaves Malayalis fuming  India Today1 month ago

Onam in Kerala will always be about Mahabali, RSS' attempts to manufacture myths won't stick

From time immemorial, Kerala had only a single hero during Onam — an Asura king called Mahabali The post Onam in Kerala will always be about Mahabali, RSS’ attempts to manufacture myths won’t stick appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com1 month ago Onam celebrated in British Parliament with gaiety and solemnity  Meri News1 month ago
Financial Express

Where are the Mahabalis this Onam?

BENGALURU: Malayalis hunt high and low for those willing to dress up as the legendary asura king in his pot-bellied glory so that this year's festivities are complete Every year around this time, G Joy, slips into his Mahabali persona with ease.
 Times of India1 month ago The Writing Life: Onam, Kerala, and The Season of Festivals and Fun  Huffington Post1 month ago Onam Festival in Kerala: The Legend of King Mahabali  Financial Express1 month ago Onam 2016: These traditional Kerala attires combined with intricate jewellery can give you a to-die-for look!  India.com1 month ago

Goa BJP MLA like asuras, Parrikar cheated us: Velingkar

Describing BJP MLAs in Goa as 'asuras' (demons) and holding Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar responsible for the degeneration of the saffron party in the coastal state, expelled Goa RSS leader Subhash Velingkar on Thursday warned the BJP once again, that it ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
Film Journal International

Asura: The City of Madness: Film Review

Jung Woo-sung and Hwang Jung-min star in Kim Sung-soo's South Korean gangland saga. Anyone feeling put off by the presidential candidates rough tactics during the current election cycle may find only limited consolation in the depiction of ...
 Hollywood Reporter6 days ago Crooked cops and Gotham-like rot in Korean action noir...  Los Angeles Times1 week ago Film Review: Asura: The City of Madness  Film Journal International1 week ago Asura_ The City of Madness // Movie Trailers  Dailymotion2 weeks ago
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