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Photos: Top Durga Puja pandals in Kolkata you need to visit this year

Pandals in Kolkata start getting crowded way before the actual puja commences. People from nearby places visit the city several days prior to the festival just to look at the intriguing idols of Maa Durga and the themed pandal decorations.
Updated on Sep 24, 2021 01:44 PM IST

Happy Dussehra 2019: Significance, important rituals and celebrations across India

Happy Dussehra 2019: In the North, on the eve of Dussehra, magnificent fairs are organized where in people throng in huge numbers.
Updated on Oct 08, 2019 07:02 AM IST

Navratri 2019: Day 9 Goddess Siddhidatri shubh muhurat, puja timings, Ghatasthapana and significance

Goddess Siddhidatri takes away ignorance from her devotees and grants them knowledge.
Updated on Oct 07, 2019 08:38 AM IST

Navratri 2019: Day 8 Goddess Mahagauri shubh muhurat, puja timings, Ghatasthapana and significance

Navratri 2019: In various homes, the goddess is prayed to in the form of young girls, who are also referred to as kanjaks.
Updated on Oct 06, 2019 09:41 AM IST

Amartya Sen says ‘Jai Sri Ram’ not linked to Bengali culture; BJP responds

Sen’s comment came in the backdrop of a section of the people in several parts of the country forcing others to chant ‘Jai Sri Ram’.
Updated on Jul 06, 2019 02:37 PM IST

Ahead of festive season, sweets, milk, grocery items fail purity test in Punjab’s Doaba region

DHO Balwinder Singh (centre) seizing milk samples from a dairy in Jalandhar.
Updated on Oct 27, 2018 11:04 AM IST

Durga Ashtami 2018: Whatsapp wishes, quotes, SMS and images to send to your friends and family

Durga Ashtami 2018, Quotes, messages and images that are perfect to wish your family
Updated on Oct 17, 2018 09:43 AM IST

I’ve had a personal experience of my mum being in comatose state: Shoojit Sircar

Film-maker Shoojit Sircar says understanding human emotions come “quite naturally to me.”
Updated on Apr 22, 2018 05:14 PM IST
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