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'In my religion, meat is Ma Kalis prasad'

'In my religion, meat is Ma Kalis prasad'

"I belong to a clan of Shaktos (devotees of the Mother Goddess or Shakti) and we worship Ma Durga and Ma Kali. It's my fortune that I live in Kolkata's Chetla locality that is across the nearly-dead Adi Ganga (the original flow of the Ganga) river from the powerful divine seat of Ma Kali called Kalighat. This Shaktipeeth is one of the holiest sites of our Shakto universe. Here, our people have always offered animals as sacrifice to our divine mother. We consider this meat as Ma Kali's prasad., 2 weeks ago

8 killed, several injured in stampede at a temple in Jharkhand

A stampede near the temple of Goddess Durga in Deogarh, Jharkhand has left eight people dead and several injured. The stampede took place at around 5 am when people were trying to break the queue to get closer to the temple, according to the district ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago 11 Killed, 20 Inujured in Stampede at Temple in Jharkhand's Deoghar  NDTV1 month ago
Outlook Traveller

Quick Guide: Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

The land of Ganga, temples, Yoga, pilgrims and hippies, Rishikesh, is an interesting blend of spirituality, adventure and nature Outlook Traveller Nirvana by the Ganga1/7photos Outlook Traveller The reflection of lights on the Ganga at ...
 Outlook Traveller1 month ago
Outlook Traveller

Top five Dussehra celebrations in India

Have you seen these unique Dussehra festivals in India? If not, then start now. Chhattisgarh Tourism facebook Bastar Dussehra in Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh1/5photos Arindam-Mitra/Flickr Women smearing each other with sindur or vermillion powder ...
 Outlook Traveller1 week ago
The Freepress Journal

Get keen to know Konark

07:04 pm We have come across many monuments in India but there will be some which are highly missed but definitely deserve some attention. One such place is Konark. A gigantic man-made phenomenon, standing since centuries, raising brows of those who ...
 The Freepress Journal1 week ago
Outlook Traveller

Lata Village: Nanda Devi

A hamlet at the foot of Nanda Devi National Park One sleepless night packing, sixteen brutal bone-jarring hours driving, a halt in seedy Joshimath sleeping and a haze covered detour to a bare dry Auli (breakfasting) later, Narayan and I arrived at ...
 Outlook Traveller2 weeks ago
Times of India

Singapore Hindu community consecrates 102-year-old temple

SINGAPORE: The consecration ceremony of the 102-year old Sri Ruthra Kaliamman Temple, one of Singapore's leading Hindu temples, was held here today with 50 new statues installed at the historic religious site. The ceremony, held every 12 years for ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Ganesha, an artist's muse

In the 1800s, Mummadi Krishnaraja Wodeyar of Mysore (now Mysuru), a great patron of art and culture, compiled a book containing depictions of gods and goddesses, mythological beings and yoga asanas. The book called the Sritattvanidhi — The ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago
Travel and Tour World

Heli tourism introduced for Tirupati

Tirupati will no longer be a long tedious journey. From the 16 September tourists can reach Titupati through helicopters or heli-tourism. During the Brahmotsavams now the Tirumala for Lord Balaji when the temple is brimming with devotees the heli ...
 Travel and Tour World4 weeks ago
The Hindu

A view of Tirupati, from the skies

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Three helicopters will be pressed into service initially, covering temples at Srinivasa Mangapuram and Tiruchanur and Chandragiri fort.File Photo: he district tourism wing now is gearing to launch ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago
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