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Celebrating Guru Purnima: Understanding its meaning and significance in Hinduism

Guru Purnima is a festival which is celebrated nation-wide to pay homage and to show love for their Gurus irrespective of which religion...

Man prays to Elephant-headed Deity, Ganesha to stop frequent Jumbo deaths in Coimbatore

Recently, there have been consecutive deaths of elephants in the Nilgiris and other surrounding areas of Coimbatore Vikas Muntot, a resident of Coimbatore,...

Hindu Katha Festival: The 8-Day Festival in England encourages Youngsters to adopt a Grandparent

Hindu Katha festival is a religious festival scheduled to be held from July 26 to August 2 The festival is encouraging the...

Find out the significance of Gupt Navratri Festival in Hinduism!

Four Navratris are celebrated in a year-the Ashwin, Vasanth, Magh and Asadh Navratri Gupt Navratri is being celebrated in different parts of the...

Four-day Festival of Orissa ‘Raja Parba’ is all about celebrating Womanhood

Raja is generally associated with the farmers and is celebrated during the onset of monsoons Girls are forbidden from all kinds of manual...

Australia to hold first of its kind ‘Feminist Writers Festival’ at Melbourne in August

Women make up 50% of the population in Australia, but only have 26% representation in parliament In Australia, women on an average make...

The Tojarans of Indonesia dig up dead relatives to celebrate Ma’nene Festival

Every three years the Ma’nene Festival takes place Loved ones unbury the deceased, clean them, and parade them around the village This practice...

Gotthard Base Tunnel: Switzerland completes the construction of the world’s largest tunnel in 17 Years

It took 17 years for the Swiss tunnelers to complete World’s largest tunnel It is called Gotthard Base Tunnel, officially opened on June 1,...

America celebrates ‘Before I Die I would like to……’ festival

This festival was held in mid-April. People talk about what they would like do before death in this festival. Various art and wall...

A moth nicknamed as “Tomato Ebola” is destroying Nigeria’s tomatoes

Nigeria is known for its top class tomatoes. Tasty and juicy tomatoes are part of nearly every dish in Nigeria. A state government in...

Hinduism in Bali: Know about Galungan and Kuningan

Wandering in the streets of Indonesia, one can truly feel the essence of celebrations through festivals. Be it temples, Homes or villages, one is...

Dazzles Of The 9 Divine Nights: Navratri

By Shreya Panchal AT A GLANCE: Symbolizing the triumph of positivity over negativity "Navratri", means 9 nights in ancient Sanskrit language. This is a festival that is...

The Kannada New Year: Ugadi

By Aakash Sinha India, the country of traditions and rituals has a unique place in the world. Its culture and diversity doesn’t have any replica...

Posters put up in JNU campus, reads Holi is ‘anti-woman’

New Delhi: New posters have come up on the JNU campus that describe Holi as an "anti-women" festival as "historically it has sexually abused...

The festival of Holi: India & Abroad

There are some festivals, which find their way across the border. And Holi, the festival of colours, is one of them. Celebrated mainly in...

Watch 1 min video of Hola Mohalla festival in Punjab

March 24,2016 (Reuters): In Punjab, thousands of Sikhs celebrated the annual spring festival of Hola Mohalla on Thursday with displays of horsemanship, bravery and sword...

Vrindavan widows break 400 year old tradition, celebrate Holi

Vrindavan: The 400-year-old custom of Gopinath Temple in Vrindavan seems to be fading away as hundreds of widows played Holi within the premises of...

Shigmo : The Goan festival of colors, dance and myths

Goa, India: Beginning in the month of Spring and merging with the festival of Holi, Goa celebrates its dazzling Shigmostav, the festival of colors and...

MahaShivratri: Festival of Lord Shiva to be celebrated today

Mahashivratri: 24 February 2017 Mahashivratri, Last year was on 7th march 2016. It is after 12 years that this festival is falling on Monday (Somvar)...

All prepared for new season of Sabarimala festival

Sabarimala: All arrangements are ready for the beginning of the two-month Sabarimala temple festive season, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Saturday. Chandy told IANS...

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