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Surya the sun God

Hindu scriptures present the Sun as the most potent god. In Surya Sahasranama, several synonyms of the Sun are Vishnu's names; at one place, he is also called Jyotirlinga, representing Shiva. Mahakal is both the name of Shiva and the Sun. Speaking Tree, 17 hours ago

Dharavi's Tamilians come together for Pongal

The Pongal celebration starts by boiling rice in a pot which is offered as thanksgiving to the Sun God (Surya). Every year, a crowd of fascinated onlookers gathers to watch the festival rituals.
 DNA2 days ago Pongal 2017: Know Puja Vidhi, Puja Muhurat & auspicious timings to celebrate Pongal  Financial Express4 days ago Pongal 2017: Know Puja Muhurat, Puja Vidhi & auspicious timings to celebrate Pongal!  India.com4 days ago

Salutation to Sun God

Surya Namaskar at sunrise or sunset aids circulation of blood, giving one a reddish glow like that of the rising or setting sun, explains YOGI ASHWINI Makar Sankranti marks the change in the movement of the sun; marking its northward movement. To ...
 New Delhi Pioneer3 days ago

Chhath puja 2016: 4-day long Chhath Puja begins with Nahai-Khai on Friday

The only Vedic Festival dedicated to the Hindu Sun God, Surya –Chhath – begin on Friday, November 4, 2016.
 Sahara Samay English2 months ago Devotees propitiate Sun God on Chhath Puja  The Assam Tribune2 months ago
Indian Express

Pongal 2017 Wishes: Best Pongal SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook messages

May the sun god shower his warmth on this happy day of Pongal. A four-day long harvest festival celebrated mainly in Tamil Nadu, Pongal gets its name from the Tamil word meaning to boil. Marking the beginning of the sun's northward shift called ...
 Indian Express4 days ago Tamilians come together to celebrate Pongal in Dharavi  DNA India3 days ago Thai Pongal 2017: Signifance and importance of Tamil harvest festival  India.com4 days ago Pongal 2017: Tamil Harvest Festival, Customs, Traditions, Significance, and Dates  Financial Express5 days ago

Mohammad Kaif's yoga tweet: Furore typical of religious right

It can be safely argued that many people can survive without god for a long time but not too many would be able to exist without the sun for long. So, who should Mohammed Kaif be offering his salutations to — the abstract idea of an Almighty ...
 Firstpost.com2 weeks ago

Beyond the tourist's Badami

The narrow track leads off from near the Bhutanatha group of temples on the eastern edge of the lake called Agastya Tirtha in Badami. Heading eastwards, seemingly towards a pass in the distance, one soon leaves the tourist's Badami behind, walking ...
 Deccan Herald1 day ago
DNA India

The season of India's thanksgiving festivals

Every year January brings with it a host of festivals of joy and gratitude celebrated across India. As the skies begin to clear, inviting spring, there is a feeling of thankfulness to nature for all that it has given us. Being a predominantly ...
 DNA India1 day ago From Pongal to Magh Bihu, festive spirit experienced in different states  DNA India3 days ago Festive spirit grips India on Makar Sankranti, harvest  Press Trust of India3 days ago Makar Sankranti and Thai Pongal: Indian harvest festivals are time to celebrate nature, introspect  Firstpost.com3 days ago

Scientist makes up for lost time with family during Ponggal

PETALING JAYA: This year's three-day Ponggal celebrations gave science communicator Dr Mahaletchumy Arujanan a chance to make up for lost time with her family due to her heavy work schedule. "This year's Ponggal gave me the opportunity to redeem ... days ago
Financial Express

Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bihu wishes throng Twitter; look who said what!

New Delhi: On the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti, Pongal and Bihu—celebrities across the country took to Twitter and wished well for their fans. The country celebrates not one but three festivals hailing from respective states in full ...
 ZeeNews.com3 days ago Makar Sankranti: Celebrating nature`s abundance  ZeeNews.com3 days ago Makar Sankranti 2017: Sankranti Puja Date and Time  Financial Express4 days ago Makar Sankranti Puja Vidhi: How to do puja on Sankranti to get Good Health  Financial Express4 days ago
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