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  • ‘Ramayana Month’ begins in Kerala

    Thiruvannathapuram ; In Kerala, reciting of the epic ‘Ramayanam’ in traditional Hindu homes and temples marks the observance ‘Ramayana Month’ beginning today with the commencement of Malayalam month ‘Karkidakam’. The famous Malayalam version of the epic titled ‘Adhyatma Ramayanam Kilippattu’ written by Thunchathu Ezhuthachan is completely ready by the last day of the Malayalam month

    Amarnath Yatra: First batch flagged off

    First batch of the annual Amarnath pilgrims flagged off

    First Mansarovar pilgrims batch to be flagged off today

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will flag off the first batch of Kailash Mansarovar yatris on June 11. The Ministry of External Affairs has received 1,400 applications for the yatra so far. Out of these, 350 pilgrims will reach Kailash Mansarovar via Nathula Pass in Sikkim. The remaining yatris will travel via Pithoragarh and Lipulekh […]

    2nd ‘Shahi Snan’ of Simhastha Kumbh Mela concludes

    Apart from some rain related incidents, second Shahi Snaan at Simhastha Mahakumbh culminated with full fervor and gaiety on Monday at the banks of holy river Kshipra in Ujjain. Over 70 lakh pilgrims took the holy dip. Naga Sadhus of Juna akhara also ventured into the holy Shipra River chanting Om Namah Shivaaye on Tuesday […]

    Month-long Simhastha Mahakumbh begins in Ujjain

    With the first Shahi Snan in the ancient temple town of Ujjain, the Simhastha Mahakumbh has begun today. The Simhastha Mahakumbh will continue till 21st May. Thousands of devotees are taking ‘shahi snan’ to mark beginning of the month long spiritual congregation. Unprecedented security arrangements in place for smooth conduct of the Mela. Over five […]

    Mahavir Jayanti being celebrated

    Mahavir Jayanti, the birth anniversary of Lord Mahavir,

    Five Day Mahaveer Jayanthi Celebrations kicked off

    Hyderabad : The Jain community in the twin cities will celebrate Mahaveer Jayanti, the 2615th birth anniversary of Lord Mahaveer on April 19. The five day celebrations kicked off here in city today with various service activities. Several service activities which include distribution fruits, food and others. On the occasion on 19th, which will be […]

    Festival of ‘Maha Shivratri’ celebrated across the country

    The festival of Maha Shivratri is being celebrated

    Golden Jubilee Celebrations of ISKCON starts

    Mumbai: International Society for Krishna Consciousness