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Governor reviews Amarnath pilgrimage facilities

July 17th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 16 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra, who is also the chairman of Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) that conducts the annual pilgrimage to the cave ... Read more...

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Devotees celebrate Maha Shivaratri in Deogarh

February 13th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Deogarh (Jharkhand), Feb 13 (ANI): Thousands of devotees thronged the 'Baba Vaidyanath Dham Temple' in Deogarh here on the occasion of Maha Shivaratri.Devotees dressed up as ghosts carried floats, depicting demons to ... Read more...

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Legendary king’s ‘coronation’ breaths life into Hampi ruins

January 28th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Hampi (Karnataka), Jan 28 (IANS) The ruins of Hampi, the capital city of the mighty Vijayanagara empire for over 300 years in medieval India, have turned into a beehive ... Read more...

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Ravana finds safe haven in Himachal town

September 27th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Sep 27 (IANS) There is one place where the demon king Ravana is safe from Lord Ram's arrow of fire on Dussehra which will be celebrated Monday across the ... Read more...

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Devotees throng Assam’s Kamakhya temple for Kumari Puja

September 24th, 2009 - 11:40 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Sep 24 (ANI): Hundreds of devotees thronged revered Kamakhya temple in Assam state on Thursday for Kumari Puja organised during Hindu festival of Navratri, in which young girls are worshipped.Kumari Puja ... Read more...

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Thousands observe ‘Nag Panchami’ festival in Uttar Pradesh

July 26th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Ayodhya/ Allahabad , July 26 (ANI): Thousands of Hindu devotees observed the festival of Nag Panchami in different parts of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. The festival involves the worship of snakes.People ... Read more...

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Devotees throng Kamakhya temple to celebrate ‘Ambubashi Mela

June 24th, 2008 - 9:38 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, June 24 (ANI): Devotees from across the country thronged Kamakhya temple in Guwahati today to participate in the three-day long temple fair called 'Ambubashi Mela'. The temple, situated about 300 ... Read more...

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Elephanta Cave festival wows Maharashtrians

February 16th, 2008 - 7:44 pm ICT by admin
Elephanta Island (Maharashtra), Feb.16 (ANI): The two-day Elephanta Festival concluded here on Saturday with visitors expressing happiness and joy over being exposed to the living heritage of Indian dance, sculpture and art. For ... Read more...

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