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Turn Your Whole Life Into A Celebration
Speaking Tree

Turn Your Whole Life Into A Celebration

Diwali is celebrated for many cultural reasons and one is that of Naraka Chaturdashi. The cruel king Narakasura, was eliminated by Krishna on this day. Evil need not necessarily come in the form of demons. Desperation, depression and frustration can ... Speaking Tree, 4 days ago

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Bangalore Mirror

When gloom gave way to magic in the air

By: Anantha Subramanyam Sky lanterns light up the faces of children of a lesser god Rains have an affinity for the festival of lights. And on Wednesday evening, the first day of three day festivities, gloomy weather and rains dampened the spirits ...
 Bangalore Mirror1 day ago
International Business Times India

Reasons for celebrating Diwali

While Diwali is most commonly known as a day for welcoming Lord Lakshmi into our homes, other parts of the country have their own reasons to celebrate Diwali. In the North of India, Diwali is celebrated to mark the return of the King of Ayodhya, ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier2 days ago Diwali 2014: Significance of the Festival of Lights and How it is Celebrated in India  International Business Times India2 days ago Multi-hued Diwali sparkles  The Statesman3 days ago Why Diwali is a Happy Time  New Indian Express3 days ago

As the skies light up

As the rows of earthen ‘diyas’ and lanterns hang outside shops, varied rice flour decorations decorate front yards and fireworks light up the grey sky, one knows that the ‘Festival of Lights’ has begun. Despite having ...
 Deccan Herald3 days ago

If rains play spoilsport, cracker sales may get hit

Copious rains, fire cracker vendors at JKGrounds in the city are edgy, as they fear that the weather might play spoil sport this year too. They had experienced a bitter experience last year, when heavy rains turned the ground into a deluge. Their fears ...
 Deccan Herald4 days ago

Rebel with a cause

He was regarded as good for nothing by his family, but Puttanna Kanagal changed his fortune. Kannada actor Ambareesh tells that every individual has his share of success His largesse is legendary. Nobody in need, who visits Ambareesh returns empty ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Diwali, a festival of lights, not showing off of assets

In one of her poems, late Smt. Subhadra Kumari Chauhan depicted the pain of a poor woman who was embarrassed to have visited a temple without any material offerings; however presented her heart and body to the Almighty. We have all read ...
 Meri News1 week ago

Ayodhya: Where it all began...

If youre curious enough to make a trip to the place where the festival of lights originated, Leave behind any expectations of the huge celebrations youll find in big cities, says a local. Come here for sadhana. Youll find sadhus chanting by the ...
 DNA India1 week ago

For govt employees, holidays galore in October

It will be a feast of holidays especially for State and central government employees in October with two major festivals - Dasara andDeepavali - falling in the same month. October starts with an extended weekend with a chain of four back-to-back holidays ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Simple Thinking Leads to Enlightened Living

One desire leads to one life. That means to fulfil every desire we have to repeatedly experience the cycle of birth and death. Sometimes we hear of still born children and mothers dying after the delivery of a child or childbirth. This happens ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Simple Thinking Leads to Light  New Indian Express1 month ago
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