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Beat of dhaks herald Durga Puja, the biggest festival in Benga...

Kolkata, Sep 28 (UNI) The eagerly awaited time of the year has arrived when Bengalis wake up to the beats of the dhak every morning, which help them to assume the festive spirit during the five-day long Durga Puja celebration. Mahalaya, which falls ... United News of India, 1 day ago
The Telegraph

Egret feathers on Puja dhak s raise hackles

The white feathers that adorn dhak s are mostly of killed egrets and using them is illegal, the state forest department has warned Durga puja organisers in the city. The dhaki s, most of whom hail from rural areas, kill egrets for their feathers before they ...
 The Telegraph1 day ago
India Glitz

Madhuri Dixit to produce short films for the web

Even though Bollywood's evergreen dhak dhak girl Madhuri Dixit may not be seen that often on silver screen as before, her charisma can be experienced on TV, wherein she played the role of a judge in reality shows. The latest one being So You Think ...
 India FM3 weeks ago When Deepika Padukone went DHAK DHAK over Madhuri Dixit  India Glitz3 weeks ago Riteish Deshmukh's heart goes dhak dhak for Madhuri Dixit  Times of India1 month ago Deepika Padukone and Madhuri Dixit sharing the same space is ethereal - News  Glamsham1 month ago
5 Dariya News - English

Tough for classical dancers to adapt to other dance forms: Madhuri

Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) Dancing diva Madhuri Dixit-Nene, often known as the 'Dhak Dhak' girl, says there were times when she would not get the steps right for a Bollywood dance number, sending her ego plummeting. On the sets of dance reality show ...
 Yahoo! India2 months ago 'Tough for classical dancers to adapt to other dance forms'  The Statesman2 months ago Madhuri Dixit: Tough for classical dancers to adapt to other dance forms  Times of India2 months ago

Chinese firm builds core structure of Padma Bridge in Bangladesh's Dhak...

?DHAKA, Aug. 10, 2016 (Xinhua) -- A worker works at the construction site of the Padma bridge on the outskirts of Dhaka, capital of Bangladesh, Aug. 9, 2016. In June 2014, the Bangladeshi government awarded China Major Bridge ...
 SINA1 month ago

Review: Office 365's Delve, Sway, and Planner fall flat

29th September 2016 Microsoft really, really wants to own all of your office work , so it keeps finding new tools it hopes you will add to your Office 365 portfolio. (All require an Office 365 account to use.) The latest are Delve for file ... hours ago

Time to reinvent ourselves

With the onset of autumn we get to breathe a different air. With the arrival of Durga Puja we are freed from the clutches of bondage till it lasts. We do not have a rigid schedule to follow. We indulge in diverse cuisines that tickle our taste-buds.
 The Statesman18 hours ago
Beijing Review

A Date With Durga

The festival ends each year with sindur khela ,when women smear each other with vermilion, a custom deeply woven into Bengali culture (COURTESY OF KUNAL SINHA) Hindus' biggest festival season starts in October with the worship-- puja -- of Durga ...
 Beijing Review2 days ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Getting ready to sing to goddess

While walking around many-a-road in Mirjagangal of Sylhet city, one would be welcomed by rhythmic sounds since the workers there are busy making and repairing musical instruments, which are in great demand as part of the celebration of Durga Puja. ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 days ago
The Hindu

Where the sal flowers bloom...

Growing up in a forest village of Jharkhand, I remember mother wrapping crabs in turmeric leaves and burying them under hot charcoal for a smoky flavour It was the time of year that marked the end of spring and the beginning of summer. As usual, ...
 The Hindu5 days ago
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