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  • Diwali - the festival of lights being celebrated across the country

    Diwali - the festival of lights being celebrated across the country

    Diwali, festival of lights, is being celebrated across the country with religious favour, enthusiasm and gaiety. The festival represents the victory of good over evil, light over darkness. People in large numbers are seen thronging to shops to buy candles, lamps and gifts for their near and ...

    Earthen oil lamps, laser show lights up Ayodhya on Diwali eve

    Earthen oil lamps, laser show lights up Ayodhya on Diwali eve

    Ayodhya was decked up with flowers and banks of Saryu River in the temple town were lit with 1.75 lakh diyas or earthen lamps on Diwali eve. Inaugurating 'Deepotsav' celebration in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath talked about Ram Rajya at length. Addressing a large gath...

    RSS organizes 'Astra Pujan' in Guwahati

    RSS organizes

    By Bhupen Goswami GUWAHATI :On the foundation day of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on the Vijaya Dashami day, cadres of the organization were seen performing 'weapon worship' in Guwahati. When the BJP led State government has slapped sedition charges against KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi and b...

    Dussehra being celebrated today across country with religious fervour

    Dussehra being celebrated today across country with religious fervour

    The festival of Dussehra is being celebrated with religious fervour across the country. Dussehra also known as Vijayadashmi, is the festival that celebrates triumph of good over evil. According to the Hindu calendar, the day is commemorated on the 10th day of the month of Ashwin and marks th...

    Maha Navami celebrated in different parts of country

    In West Bengal and Assam people of all castes and creeds throng puja mandaps on the occasion of Maha Navami, the penultimate day of the Duga Puja festival. In the northern and western states, the festival is synonymous with "Rama Lila" and Dussehra that celebrates the victory of god Rama over the de...

    Devotees throng temples on beginning of Navratras

    Devotees throng temples on beginning of Navratras

    In Himachal Pradesh, the devotees in large numbers are reaching at historical temples since morning on the beginning of Ashwin or Sharad Navratras from today. They are paying obeisance before various forms of Goddess Durga while special Puja and Havan also begins in the temples which would ...

    PM Modi greets people on Navratri

    PM Modi greets people on Navratri

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has greeted the people on the occasion of Navratri. In a tweet, Mr Modi said, on the first day of Navratri, people pray to Maa Shailputri. He also shared a Stuti devoted to Devi Shailputri.

    Baba Ramdev Meets Amma

    Baba Ramdev Meets Amma

    KOCHI : : Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev visited the ashram of spiritual leader and humanitarian Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma). It was the first ever time that the two met. Baba Ramdev was garlanded by Swami Purnamritananda Puri, General Secretary of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math. Baba Ramdev...

    Saudi Arabia Says 1.497 Million Pilgrims Arrive For Hajj

    Saudi Arabia Says 1.497 Million Pilgrims Arrive For Hajj

    Jeddah Saudi Arabia has to date welcomed 1.497 million pilgrims who have flocked to the country in preparation for the annual Islamic Hajj pilgrimage, which is due to begin on August 30, 2017. In total, around two million people from across the globe are expected to visit the Holy Cit...

    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...

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