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Photos: Here's how devotees across India celebrated Guru Purnima

Guru Purnima is celebrated on the full moon day in the Hindu month of Ashadha, which is from June to July. Buddhists celebrate Buddh Purnima to commemorate the day when Gautama Buddha gave his first sermon at Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, India. Devotees from across India celebrated the occasion by taking a dip in the Ganga, visiting temples and seeking blessings from their gurus.(ANI) 15
Guru Purnima is celebrated on the full moon day in the Hindu month of Ashadha, which is from June to July. Buddhists celebrate Buddh Purnima to commemorate the day when Gautama Buddha gave his first sermon at Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, India. Devotees from across India celebrated the occasion by taking a dip in the Ganga, visiting temples and seeking blessings from their gurus.(ANI)
Updated on Jul 25, 2021 11:50 AM IST
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  • Guru Purnima, a festival dedicated to all academic and spiritual gurus (teachers), was observed in India on July 24. On this day, students pay respect to their gurus for sharing their lessons and knowledge and seek blessings from them.

PM hails Lord Buddha on Ashadha Purnima, says teachings can help tackle Covid-19

Prime Minister Modi had tweeted out a day ago requesting citizens to tune in to official government channels for his message at the Ashadha Purnima - Dhamma Chakra Day programme.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi virtually addresses Indians at a government programme observing the Ashadha Purnima - Dhamma Chakra Day. (Screengrab photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi virtually addresses Indians at a government programme observing the Ashadha Purnima - Dhamma Chakra Day. (Screengrab photo)
Published on Jul 24, 2021 09:02 AM IST
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Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Ayushmann Khurrana regrets never getting to meet his 'guru' Kishore Kumar

Ahead of Guru Purnima, actor-singer Ayushmann Khurrana spoke about how Kishore Kumar has always been his 'inspiration'.
Ayushmann Khurrana adores Kishore Kumar.
Ayushmann Khurrana adores Kishore Kumar.
Published on Jul 23, 2021 09:10 PM IST
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Guru Purnima 2021: Enlightening Gautam Buddha quotes to share on this day

  • Guru Purnima 2021: Guru Purnima has a deep and interesting history and this year it falls on July 24. Here are some enlightening quotes by Gautam Buddha that you can share with your loved ones.
Guru Purnima 2021: Enlightening Gautam Buddha quotes to share on this day(Twitter)
Guru Purnima 2021: Enlightening Gautam Buddha quotes to share on this day(Twitter)
Updated on Jul 23, 2021 10:45 AM IST
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Object of obsession: Ayushmann strikes a connect with Salvador Dalí!

Ayushmann Khurrana is reading up on the life and times of the iconic Spanish revolutionary artist, Salvador Dalí, after binge-watching the popular web show, Money Heist
Ayushmann Khurrana was last seen in Shoojit Sircar’s Gulabo Sitabo, alongside Amitabh Bachchan
Ayushmann Khurrana was last seen in Shoojit Sircar’s Gulabo Sitabo, alongside Amitabh Bachchan
Updated on Jul 18, 2020 04:34 PM IST
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HT Mumbai | ByPrashant Singh

When Akshay Kumar gifted Twinkle Khanna a paperweight, Madhuri Dixit pays tribute to Saroj Khan

Here are the top 5 entertainment news stories of the day: A throwback video of Twinkle Khanna answering to Karan Johar’s question on Akshay Kumar has surfaced online. In her Guru Purnima post, Madhuri Dixit warmly remembered Saroj Khan.
Madhuri Dixit posted a heartfelt note on Saroj Khan on Guru Purnima and Twinkle Khanna’s hilarious Koffee With Karan throwback video has resurfaced online.
Madhuri Dixit posted a heartfelt note on Saroj Khan on Guru Purnima and Twinkle Khanna’s hilarious Koffee With Karan throwback video has resurfaced online.
Updated on Jul 06, 2020 11:56 AM IST
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‘My pillar to lean on’: Ishaan Khatter thanks brother Shahid Kapoor, posts long note on Guru Purnima

Ishaan Khatter took to Instagram to thank all his teachers - mom Neelima Azeem, brother Shahid Kapoor, producer Karan Johar and directors of his films Dhadak, Beyond the Clouds and A Suitable Boy.
Ishaan Khatter counts his brother Shahid Kapoor as one of his biggest influences.
Ishaan Khatter counts his brother Shahid Kapoor as one of his biggest influences.
Updated on Jul 07, 2020 11:57 AM IST
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Madhuri Dixit pays emotional tribute to Saroj Khan on Guru Purnima: ‘I still can’t believe master ji is no more’

Madhuri Dixit penned an emotional note for Saroj Khan on Guru Purnima and said that her death was a ‘deeply personal’ loss.
Madhuri Dixit paid tribute to the late Saroj Khan on Guru Purnima.
Madhuri Dixit paid tribute to the late Saroj Khan on Guru Purnima.
Updated on Jul 05, 2020 10:10 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Entertainment Desk

Rangoli Chandel thanks Kangana Ranaut on Guru Purnima: ‘You taught me how to be a person worth living on this planet’

Kangana Ranaut got a tribute on Guru Purnima from her sister and manager Rangoli Chandel. See it here.
Rangoli Chandel called sister Kangana Ranaut her ‘first ever’ teacher.
Rangoli Chandel called sister Kangana Ranaut her ‘first ever’ teacher.
Updated on Jul 05, 2020 03:39 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Entertainment Desk

Guru Purnima: Randeep Hooda shows gratitude to Naseeruddin Shah, Amitabh Bachchan remembers parents

All from Amitabh Bachchan to Randeep Hooda have shared their thoughts on Guru Purnima on social media.
Guru Purnima: Celebs share thoughts on social media.
Guru Purnima: Celebs share thoughts on social media.
Updated on Jul 05, 2020 12:54 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Entertainment Desk

Venkaiah Naidu pays tribute to BJP patriarch LK Advani on Guru Purnima

In a Facebook post, Naidu wrote about the gratitude and indebtedness towards his gurus who shaped his perspectives and life at various stages of his long journey.
Vice president Venkaiah Naidu presents flower to senior BJP leader Lal Krishan Advani at his Residence in New Delhi.(Sonu Mehta/HT file photo)
Vice president Venkaiah Naidu presents flower to senior BJP leader Lal Krishan Advani at his Residence in New Delhi.(Sonu Mehta/HT file photo)
Updated on Jul 04, 2020 06:25 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent | Edited by Arpan Rai

On Guru Purnima, PM Modi talks of hope and purpose in Buddha’s teachings

PM Modi said the eight-fold path highlights the importance of compassion and kindness and added that the teachings of Lord Buddha “celebrate simplicity both in thought and action”.
The Prime Minister said he is “very hopeful” about the 21st century and it comes from the youth.(ANI)
The Prime Minister said he is “very hopeful” about the 21st century and it comes from the youth.(ANI)
Updated on Jul 04, 2020 10:52 AM IST
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School kids learns values and morals

Vivekanand English High School, Kurla, recently celebrated Guru Purnima and hosted a programme organised by Sanskruti Samvardhan Pratishthan to enhance student’s moral education, inculcate Indian values and create responsible citizens.
Vivekanand English High School, Kurla, recently celebrated Guru Purnima and hosted a programme organised by Sanskruti Samvardhan Pratishthan, to enhance student’s moral education.
Vivekanand English High School, Kurla, recently celebrated Guru Purnima and hosted a programme organised by Sanskruti Samvardhan Pratishthan, to enhance student’s moral education.
Updated on Jul 30, 2019 10:11 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByHT Correspondent

Hrithik Roshan on Super 30 success: ‘It’s similar to what I felt after Kaho Na Pyaar Hai’

After Super 30’s success, actor Hrithik Roshan reflects on the film’s journey, and how he loves experimenting with work.
Hrithik Roshan’s fans saw him in a new avatar in Super 30.(Dabboo Ratnani)
Hrithik Roshan’s fans saw him in a new avatar in Super 30.(Dabboo Ratnani)
Updated on Jul 19, 2019 06:04 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByRishabh Suri, New Delhi

Guru Purnima 2019: Hrithik Roshan visits Anand Kumar in Patna as Super 30 earns Rs 57 crore

On Guru Purnima, Hrithik Roshan met Bihar mathematician Anand Kumar in Patna. Super 30, which saw Hrithik playing Anand, has earned over Rs 57 crore at the box office.
Hrithik Roshan plays mathematician Anand Kumar in Super 30.
Hrithik Roshan plays mathematician Anand Kumar in Super 30.
Updated on Jul 16, 2019 05:02 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Sachin Tendulkar pays tribute to coach Ramakant Achrekar on Guru Purnima

The Dronacharya awardee, has trained Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli among others at Shivaji Park in Dadar.
A file photo of Sachin Tendulkar with childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar.(Twitter)
A file photo of Sachin Tendulkar with childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar.(Twitter)
Updated on Jul 16, 2019 02:59 PM IST
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‘It’s an occasion to work more’: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar rejects demand for declaration of Guru Purnima as state holiday

Nitish Kumar, who rushed to the council after watching debate on JD(U) member Sanjeev Kumar Singh’s demand on television in his chamber, wondered how would the people work if all festivals were declared the government’s holiday.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar(PTI)
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar(PTI)
Updated on Jul 11, 2019 11:38 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Patna | BySubhash Pathak

Guru Nanak Jayanti 2018: Significance of the sacred day of Gurpurab

Guru Nanak Jayanti 2018: Gurpurab will be celebrated on November 23 this year. Here’s everything you need to know about the festival and how Guru Purnima is celebrated.
The Golden Temple in Amritsar is one of the holiest shrines of the Sikh community.(Unsplash)
The Golden Temple in Amritsar is one of the holiest shrines of the Sikh community.(Unsplash)
Updated on Nov 23, 2018 10:11 AM IST
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Cop in uniform kneels down with folded arms before Yogi Adityanath to seek blessings

The police officer claimed he went to the temple after completion of work and had removing his belt, cap and other accessories and covered his head with a handkerchief before seeking blessings from Yogi Adityanath on the occasion of Guru Purnima.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow.(PTI File Photo)
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow.(PTI File Photo)
Updated on Jul 28, 2018 02:58 PM IST
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