guru purnima

Hindus want 10 more festivals added to Los Angeles schools’ Calendar of Observances

February 11th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 11 (ANI): Hindus have urged Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) in USA to add 10 more Hindu festivals, including Durgapuja, to its "Calendar of Commemorative Dates and Observances" ... Read more...

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Zed urges Hindus worldwide to honor sacred guru-sishya relationship on Guru Purnima

July 26th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Juky 26 (ANI): Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has sent greetings to one billion Hindus worldwide on the occasion of Guru Purnima.In a statement in Nevada (USA) today, Zed, who is ... Read more...

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‘Guru Purnima’ celebrated all over India

July 7th, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Allahabad/Shirdi/ Chandigarh, July 7 (ANI): Hundreds of devotees converged on the banks of River Ganges in Allahabad to take a dip at Sangam and offer prayers on the occasion of 'Guru Purnima'."After ... Read more...

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Smily celebrates Guru Purnima

July 7th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Smily Suri might not have got an opportunity to prove her actor-prowess on screen, despite being a part of the illustrious Bhatt camp. In-fact she has no regrets about it; as ... Read more...

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Protesters call for Gujarat shutdown Monday

July 21st, 2008 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 20 (IANS) A group of 15 social organisations, demanding a thorough probe into the death of two boys from religious leader Asaram Bapu's ashram here, have called for a Gujarat ... Read more...

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Violent protests in Ahmedabad over deaths in Asaram Bapu school (Lead)

July 18th, 2008 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 18 (IANS) A protest over the mysterious death of two boys studying in a school of popular spiritual guru Asaram Bapu turned violent Friday with angry people attacking media persons ... Read more...

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Tibetan in exiles celebrate ”Guru Purnima” in Dharamsala

July 18th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala, July 18 (ANI): Scores of Tibetan exiles, gathered in Dharamsala on Friday to offer prayers to Lord Buddha and their religious leader Dalai Lama on the occasion of ''Guru Purnima'', ... Read more...

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Asharam Bapu forced to run as public anger spills over

July 18th, 2008 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 18 (IANS) A city observed a shutdown against the alleged shoddy probe into the deaths of two children at his ashram, protesters pelted stones and an anguished father burnt everything ... Read more...

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Devotees celebrate “Guru Purnima”

July 18th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi/ Allahabad/ New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): A large number of devotees across India thronged temples to celebrate "Guru Purnima", coinciding with the full moon day. Hindus observe the day in praise ... Read more...

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Call for Ahmedabad closure Friday

July 17th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 17 (IANS) A group of civil society organisations has called for shutdown in Ahmedabad Friday to protest what they see as shoddy investigations into the mysterious deaths of two children ... Read more...

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