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Lakhs throng Annapurna Temple for khajana

VARANASI: To feel blessed by collecting 'khajana' of Goddess Annapurna on the occasion of Dhanteras over one lakh devotees queued up in the vicinity of Annapurna Temple since early morning till late in night on Tuesday. As per the tradition of the ... Times of India, 1 hour ago

1 images for "mahashivratri", 4 months ago

KVT likely to engage CBRI to save temple walls

Varanasi: The Kashi Vishwanath Temple Trust has decided to rope in Central Building Research Institute (CBRI) Roorkee for saving centuries-old temple's artistic walls being ruined by the delay in removal of enamel paint. However, the date of ...
 Times of India1 week ago

PHOTOS: India's deadliest stampedes ever

The stampede at Gandhi maidan in Patna added to India's notoriety for deaths due to such accidents, when sudden, uncontrollable crowds surge out of control Stampedes at temples and other religious places in India have claimed more than a thousand lives in the last 10 years in the country. Here is a look at some of the deadliest stampede to have happened in India: 1) Datia stampede, October 2013 On 13 October 2013, during Navratri, a stampede broke out on a bridge near ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Indians celebrate Navratri

The festival will culminate on October 3 in Dussehra or Vijayadashami, the auspicious tenth day which is seen as the day of victory. Navratri literally means "nine nights" and is one of the key festivals in India, along with Mahashivratri, which ...
 Digital Journal3 weeks ago Indians preparing for Navratri festival  Digital Journal1 month ago

Calf with three eyes worshiped in India

The calf was born into the herd of Rajesh, a resident of the Kolathur village in the state. Rajesh and the villagers call it the miracle calf. The third eye is a characteristic of Shiva. According to the scripture, the Shiv Puran, which describes ...
 Digital Journal1 month ago

Mysore royal family ends stalemate with government for Dussehra

The queen Pramoda Devi earlier urged the government to desist from arranging cultural programs within the premises, as a mark of respect to her late husband and head of the royal family, Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar. Though the royal family ...
 Digital Journal1 month ago

Three held for possessing 4 rare snakes that could fetch 5 crore

MUMBAI: The Navi Mumbai police have arrested three men for trying to sell four red sand boas, a rare species popularly known as the 'two-headed snake'. The accused were in the city to look for superstitious customers who believe that sand boas, if ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Who is the enemy?

By: Shanta Gokhale Just after Independence Day, Mohan Bhagwat, the RSS chief, made a statement referring to this country as Hindustan rather than Bharat. He was speaking at the inaugural function of the golden jubilee celebrations of the VHP in ...
 Mumbai Mirror2 months ago

Congress to celebrate all Hindu festivals

The Congress, which has been branded “pro-Muslim” by saffron elements, is trying hard to combat this, and will for the first time “officially” celebrate Hindu festivals like Janmashtami, Ram Navami, Diwali, Valmiki Jayanti and Mahashivratri. On ...
 Asian Age2 months ago
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