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Indian women bathe village's top cop to appease rain gods
The Guardian Nigeria

Indian women bathe village's top cop to appease rain gods

AFP. An Indian Hindu Brahmin, sitting inside huge pots filled with water and flower petals, perform a Parjanya Yagna prayer ritual to appease the rain gods . Women in northern India gave a bath to a police officer in an unusual attempt to appease ... The Guardian Nigeria, 2 weeks ago

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Drought-hit Andhra govt orders Yagnas!

With about 40 per cent deficit rainfall during the monsoon season in parts of the state and shrinkage in sowing area, the Andhra Pradesh government has directed the Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam to "perform Yagnas" in temples to propitiate the rain God. Citing ancient "Sastras", the government said these Yagnas were performed for the general welfare of society, to increase fertility of soil, to invite rains, welcome peace and health for society. "Keeping this in view, the EO (executive officer), ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Andhra Pradesh government orders 'Yagnas' in temples to propitiate rain gods  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
India Today

Perform yagnas for better rains: Andhra govt order to Tirupati

The performance of Vedic rituals in temples is an important part of temple culture. Since times, immemorial Indians have been performing Yagnas and Yagas every year to propitiate deities like Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu, Varuna, Agni, Indra etc. ...
 India Today1 month ago
India New England

The Story of Durga Puja as Prabasi Gets Ready for Most Popular Festival Celebrated by Bengalis

By Sudeshna Sen & Rathin Sinha WALTHAM, MA— Editor's note: Prabasi , Greater Boston based non-profit Bengali organization whose membership includes over 500 families of Indians and non-Indians alike, is getting ready to hold its annual Durga ...
 India New England3 days ago
Moroccan Times

Vigilante Hindu Mobs Instill Fear Among Beef-Eating Arab Tourists

International columnist, political analyst and senior journalist Ahmed Mohiuddin Siddiqui's articles are published across Asia, Africa and Europe. He writes for The Moroccan Times, The Tunis Times, India Tomorrow, Kohram News , The Etemaad Urdu ...
 Moroccan Times3 days ago
Daily Sun

Hajj tragedy: Emir dies with 8 family members

■ Prof Jega's Appeal Court justice brother too ■ 105 Nigerian pilgrims declared missing ■ NAHCON s silence on casualty figure causes panic, anxiety FROM ISMAIL OMIPI­DAN, SAUDI ARABIA T wo other prominent Ni­gerians were yesterday ...
 Daily Sun1 week ago Hajj tragedy: Emir dead with 8 family members  Uncova1 week ago
Odisha Samaya

Kannada star Parul to enter Bollywood with Killing Veerappan

Bengaluru, Sept 24 : Leading Kannada actress Parul Yadav, who is making her Bollywood entry with Ram Gopal Varma's multi-lingual movie Killing Veerappan, hopes it would give her good offers in the Hindi film world. This is the first time in my ...
 Odisha Samaya2 weeks ago Killing Veerappan to Release on November 6?  New Indian Express2 weeks ago

Odisha cops get ashram murder accused on 2-day remand

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Salepur, Sep 18: The Judicial Magistrate First Class (JFMC) court here today allowed Odisha police to take Rabindra Patra alias Rabi Patra, one of the accused in connection with the murder of a youth in Rameswar Ashram, ...
 OdishaSunTimes.com3 weeks ago Kalki Baba admits land grab as Collector orders probe  OdishaSunTimes.com1 month ago
The Freepress Journal

When taps and hearts seem to run dry

12:00 am Modi's promise of achhe din was the most cruel joke of the year. In the one and a half years of his no-rule or misrule, Modi appears to have no clue on how to govern the country, or help the people in their hours of crises. What a month! I ...
 The Freepress Journal3 weeks ago

Odisha officials value Trahi Achyuta ashram at Rs 20.66 cr

Reported by Santosh Jagdev Bhubaneswar, Sep 12: Officials of the Odisha government have evaluated the Trahi Achyuta Ashram in Jhinti Sasan located on the outskirts of the city at Rs 20.66 crore, said sources at Crime Branch headquarters in ...
 OdishaSunTimes.com3 weeks ago
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