New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Chants of 'Jai Ma Durga' resonated in the air amidst the beating of drums and dancing as devotees across the city bade farewell to the goddess Monday.
Monday, October 14, 2013 8:24:04 PM
Agartala, Oct 14 (IANS) The five-day Durga Puja festival, the Hindu Bengali's biggest annual carnival, ended Monday in Tripura with the immersion of several hundred Durga idols in rivers and ponds.
Monday, October 14, 2013 8:18:05 PM
Kolkata, Oct 14 (IANS) Dotting the beautified riverfront along the Hooghly here, scores of foreign tourists in Indian ethnic wear watched awestruck as devotees bid farewell to goddess Durga on Vijaya Dashami Monday.
Monday, October 14, 2013 7:34:04 PM
Shimla, Oct 14 (IANS) The centuries-old Kullu Dussehra, one of the biggest religious and cultural festivals of the country, began Monday in Kullu town of Himachal Pradesh with the arrival of over 200 deities.
Monday, October 14, 2013 7:26:12 PM
Mysore, Oct 13 (IANS) As Karnataka's cultural capital, Mysore decks up for the grand finale of the 10-day Dasara festival Monday when the victory procession of caparisoned elephants will mark the triumph of good over evil.
Sunday, October 13, 2013 8:54:03 PM
The national capital experienced a partly cloudy Sunday with the maximum temperature recorded at 34 degrees Celsius.
Sunday, October 13, 2013 7:46:08 PM
Shirdi (Maharashtra), Oct 13 (IANS) The 'prasadalaya' of the renowned Saibaba temple here has bagged an ISO 22000-2005 certification for food safety, an official said Sunday.
Sunday, October 13, 2013 7:18:03 PM
Kolkata, Oct 13 (IANS) People from all walks of life including celebrities relished community feasts at marquees and visited friends and relatives Sunday on Mahanavami, the fourth day of Durga Puja here.
Sunday, October 13, 2013 3:52:13 PM
Kolkata, Oct 12 (IANS) Pre-pubescent girls were worshipped as goddesses across West Bengal Saturday to mark Maha Ashtami - the most auspicious of the five-day Durga puja festival.
Saturday, October 12, 2013 8:00:07 PM
Kolkata, Oct 12 (IANS) Pre-pubescent girls were worshipped as goddesses across West Bengal Saturday. Devotees gathered at Belur Math, the headquarters of the Ramakrishna Mission near here for Maha Ashtami celebrations, part of Durga Puja festivities.
Saturday, October 12, 2013 5:04:05 PM
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