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  • Monday, June, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 10:08:20
  • Devotees throng Puri in Odisha to witness divine bath of Lord Jagannath

    Lakhs of devotees today thronged Puri in Odisha to catch the glimpse of the divine bath of Lord Jagannath and his siblings Lord Balabhadra, Devi Subhadra and Sudarshan on the occasion of Deva Snana Purnima today. In the morning, the holy idols were brought out from Ratna Bedi (inner sanctum of the temple) and will […]

    Eid-ul-Fitr being celebrated with traditional fervour

    Eid-ul-Fitr is being celebrated with religious fervour and enthusiasm in various parts of the country today. The faithful attired in their best thronged the Eidgahs and mosques to offer Eid prayers. Later they exchanged Eid greetings. In Delhi, main congregations were held at Jama Masjid, Fatehpuri Masjid and Shahi Eidgah. Speaking on the occasion, the […]

    Over 1 lakh pilgrims register for Amarnath pilgrimage

    Over 1.10 lakh devotees have registered for this year’s annual pilgrimage to the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas which begins on July 1. Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Paul Malik had launched last week an online registration process for pilgrims. The registration process for the annual Amarnath yatra through the Baltal and the […]

    Buddha Purnima being celebrated in different parts of the country

    Buddha Purnima, marking the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha, is being celebrated in different parts of the country today. In Bihar, Buddha Purnima is being celebrated with religious fervour and gaiety. The main function has been organized at Mahabodhi temple in Bodhgaya where Lord Buddha attained enlightenment under pious Bodhi tree. President Ram Nath Kovind […]

    Prez, V Prez greet people on eve of Buddha Purnima

    President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu have greeted people on the eve of Buddha Purnima. In his message, President said, the values of non-violence, peace, compassion and service to humanity embodied in the teachings of Lord Buddha have profoundly influenced human history and the course of civilization. He said, these teachings […]

    Kailash Mansarovar Yatra to begin from 8th June

    The annual Kailash Manasarovar Yatra will be held from 8th June to 8th of September. This year 2996 applicants had successfully registered online at the website for this Yatra, which includes 2256 male applicants, and 740 female applicants. There will be 18 batches consisting of 60 Yatris via the Lipulekh route, and 10 batches consisting […]

    Rudraksha Exhibition cum Sale Till 19th May 2019

    There is a certain field of light and energy in every body, in every substance. Scientific researches have proved that a Rudraksha has a unique vibration and energy. The fundamental reason why people on the spiritual path wore them is that it enhances and cleanses the aura, gives meditative focus and concentration and kept them […]

    Kedarnath Dham opened this morning for pilgrims

    The portal of central Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath Dham in Uttarakhand opened this morning for the pilgrims with traditional fervour and gaiety after the winter break. The portals were thrown open for the pilgrims amid chanting of Vedic Mantras and performance of necessary rituals. The temple has been specially decorated with flowers to mark the […]

    Holy month of Ramzan begins

    The fasting month of Ramzan began across the country today. The worshippers thronged to mosques last night, to offer special night prayers called “Taraweeh”, which will continue throughout the month. Ramzan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. Eid-ul-Fitr is celebrated at the culmination of this month. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has greeted the […]

    His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj Visits the Grand Mosque with His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan

    Abu Dhabi : On 21 April 2019, His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj, Spiritual Head of the BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha, was warmly received by His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Cabinet Member and the Minister of State for Tolerance, at his royal Majlis in Abu Dhabi, where they discussed interfaith harmony and cultural inclusiveness. […]