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  • Three lakh plus Jains in the city to observe World Forgiveness Day(Maha Paryushana Parv) from August...

    Three lakh plus Jains in the city to observe World Forgiveness Day(Maha Paryushana Parv) from August 19 to 26th for eight days

    Hyderabad : Three lakh plus Jains in the city and 60 lakh across the country to observe Maha Paryushana Parv(The World Forgiveness Day) from August 19 to 26 and celebrate the same for eight days. According to Praveen Rishi Upadhyaya, Jain Monk and the initiator of several unique initiativ...

    Janmashtami being celebrated in different parts of the country today

    Janmashtami being celebrated in different parts of the country today

    Janmashtami is being celebrated in different parts of the country today. It marks the birth of Lord Krishna. On the occasion, devotees throng the temples to offer prayers to Lord Krishna. Janmashtami was celebrated in many parts of Uttar Pradesh including Mathura yesterday. In Mathura, the ...

    Annual Amarnath yatra concludes today

    Annual Amarnath yatra concludes today

    In Jammu and Kashmir, the annual Amarnath yatra is concluding today on the occasion of Shrawan Purnima that coincides with the Raksha Bandhan today. On Raksha Bandhan coinciding with Shrawan Purnima today, the last batch of Yatris will offer obeisance at the holy cave and will have darshan of ice li...

    Festival of Raksha Bandhan being celebrated in country today

    Festival of Raksha Bandhan being celebrated in country today

    The festival of Raksha Bandhan is being celebrated in the country today. It is observed on the full moon day of the traditional Indian luni-solar calendar month of Shravana to remember the love and duty between brothers and sisters. On the occasion, President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice Presid...

    89 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath

    89 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath

    The 36th batch of Shri Amarnathji pilgrims comprising 89 yatris left for Kashmir Valley from Jammu this morning amid tight security. Police sources said the batch including 37 men, 15 women and 37 Sadhus and Sadhvis left for Kashmir Valley from Bhagwati Nagar Jammu base camp, in a cavalcade...

    33rd batch of Amarnath pilgrims leaves for Kashmir Valley from Jammu

    33rd batch of Amarnath pilgrims leaves for Kashmir Valley from Jammu

    Amid tight security arrangements, the 33rd batch of Amarnath pilgrims consisting of 132 pilgrims left for Kashmir Valley from Jammu this morning. According to police sources the batch including 98 men and 34 women left for Kashmir Valley from Bhagwati Nagar Jammu base camp at around 3 this m...

    27th batch of Amarnath pilgrims leaves for Kashmir valley from Jammu

    27th batch of Amarnath pilgrims leaves for Kashmir valley from Jammu

    Amid tight security arrangements, the 27th batch of Shri Amarnathji pilgrims comprising 599 yatris left for Kashmir Valley from Jammu this morning. According to police sources, the batch including 369 men, 133 women and 97 Sadhus and Sadhvis left for Kashmir Valley from Bhagwati Nagar Jammu ...

    Fresh batch of 758 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath cave shrine

    Fresh batch of 758 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath cave shrine

    A fresh batch of 758 Amarnath pilgrims today left from Yatri Niwas base camp in Jammu for the holy cave shrine in South Kashmir. The pilgrims, comprising 474 males, 125 females and 95 sadhus, left in a cavalcade of 20 vehicles, including 5 Light Motor Vehicles and 15 buses, early this morning. A pol...

    How Hare Krishna Changed The Religious Movement

    How Hare Krishna Changed The Religious Movement

    Burbank, CA- One of the most misunderstood religious groups in the world would likely be the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, often referred to as Hare Krishnas. For many people they conjure up images of robed men with shaven heads trying to sell flowers at the airport for a small do...

    1008 Jains Fasting for World Peace for 8 Days concludes

    1008 Jains Fasting for World Peace for 8 Days concludes

    Hyderabad :1008 Jains who have been Fasting for World Peace for the past 8 Days concludes here in a grand gala function attended by 10,000 Jain Devotees and Rajasthani Samaj. The concluding function held at T-19 Tower, Besides Sundaram Motors, Ranigunj, Secunderabad Jains from across and I...

    Over 9,000 yatris paid obeisance at Holy Cave on 15th day of Amarnath yatra

    Over 9,000 yatris paid obeisance at Holy Cave on 15th day of Amarnath yatra

    In Jammu & Kashmir, over nine thousand yatris paid obeisance at the Holy Cave on the 15th day of the ongoing Yatra today. SASB sources said till today evening over 01 Lakh 77 thousand Yatris had darshan of ice lingam since the beginning of the pilgrimage on June 29. Earlier, a fresh batch of 3,500 p...

    J&K: Amarnath Yatra is in progress from Baltal & Pahalgam route

    In Jammu & Kashmir, the 40 day annual Amarnath Yatra is in progress from both Baltal route in central Kashmir's Ganderbal district and Pahalgam route in Image Titlesouth Kashmir's Anantnag district. The Yatra commenced on June 29 and will conclude on 7th August, the Shrawan Purnima day coinciding wi...

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