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Delhi revels in the spirit of Janmashtami


August 22nd, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Fasting, feasting, prayers, music, chanting of mantras, 'matki phods (breaking the ritual pots)' and story-telling sessions recounting the myths associated with Krishna's birth marked Janmashtami ... Read more...

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Janmashtami celebrations begin in Delhi with gaiety


August 22nd, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) With elaborately decorated cradles to mark the birth of Lord Krishna, Janmashtami celebrations began in Delhi Monday with much gaiety.At the ISKCON temple, the day ... Read more...

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Foreign tourists find Braj Mandal Holi extraordinary


March 17th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Vrindavan, March 17 (IANS) Vrindavan's Iskcon temple attracts a lot of foreigners who are devotees of Lord Krishna and enjoy the Holi celebrations here, saying the Braj Mandal area is ... Read more...

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‘Chhed-chhad’ keeps women away from Braj Mandal Holi


March 15th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mathura/Vrindavan, March 15 (IANS) Getting pawed during Holi revelry is not the flirtatious 'chhed chhad' one associates with Lord Krishna in his dalliance with the gopis. Fear of getting groped ... Read more...

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Dimple Replaces Ragini In Kote


September 23rd, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Dimple Chopra, a Mumbaikar, has replaced actress Ragini in director Srinivasa Raju's upcoming Kannada movie Kote. Now, Dimple will romance the lead hero Prajwal Devaraj.The tall and ... Read more...

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Janmashtami celebrated with fervour in Delhi (Lead)


September 2nd, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Thousands of devotees Thursday gathered at temples across the capital to pay obeisance to Lord Krishna, one of the most revered gods of Hindus, on the ... Read more...

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Joyous mood sweeps Braj bhoomi on Janmashtami


September 2nd, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mathura, Sep 2 (IANS) Temples across Braj Mandal, a large swathe of area around Mathura, are bustling with joy and fervour, celebrating Janmashtami -- the birthday of Lord Krishna. -- ... Read more...

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Delhiites throng temples on Janmashtami


September 2nd, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Men, women and children of all ages Thursday thronged temples that were decked up in bright coloured lights, decorations and flowers across Delhi for Janmashtami which ... Read more...

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Temples across India deck up to celebrate Janmashtami


September 1st, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
By Nitin GautamMathura/ Imphal, Sep 1 (ANI): Temples in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura city have been decorated for Janmashtami celebrations on Thursday.Lord Krishna temples in the town are being decorated with flowers, cut-outs ... Read more...

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Security beefed up in temples ahead of Janmashtami


August 31st, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Security arrangements have been beefed up in and around the big temples and markets in the capital on the eve of Janmashtami - the birth anniversary of ... Read more...

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Foreigners and locals celebrate Holi in Delhi


March 1st, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 1 (ANI): Foreign tourists and locals welcomed the festival of colours 'Holi' with fervour and gaiety in the national capital on Monday.Devotees thronged the famous Iskcon temple since early ... Read more...

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Fire destroys IPL chief Lalit Modi’s Mumbai bungalow (Lead)


December 19th, 2009 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) A major fire engulfed the bungalow of Indian Premier League (IPL) chief Lalit Modi here Saturday evening, completely gutting it, fire brigade officials said. The blaze - the cause ... Read more...

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Blaze at IPL chief Lalit Modi’s Mumbai bungalow


December 19th, 2009 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) A fire broke out in the bungalow of Indian Premier League (IPL) chief Lalit Modi here Saturday evening, an official said. There were no reports of any casualties. ... Read more...

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Sandip-Jessy set to tie the knot


December 2nd, 2009 - 11:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
After dating for five years, model Jessy Randhawa and her dance instructor boyfriend Sandip Soparrkar are finally getting married on December 12. Sandip was the one who asked Jessy to marry ... Read more...

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Eesha Koppikhar marries Timmy Narang


November 29th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 29 (IANS) Bollywood actress Eesha Koppikhar Sunday tied the knot with restaurateur Timmy Narang at a temple here in a ceremony that was attended by close family and friends. The 33-year-old ... Read more...

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Hindu devotee dies in Bangladesh temple clash


September 20th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 20 (IANS) Over 200 followers of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (Iskcon) have been arrested in Bangladesh following the death of a Hindu devotee in a dispute over a ... Read more...

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Choti Bahu completes 200 successful episodes


September 12th, 2009 - 10:32 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Dev, Radhika and the entire team offered their prayers to Lord Krishna at the Iskcon Temple to mark the eve. With lord Krishna's blessings, the entire team of Choti Bahu is reeling ... Read more...

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Utmost security at temples on ‘Janmashtami’


August 14th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 14 (ANI): Temples here have made elaborate security arrangements on the occasion of Janmashtami on Friday.Devotees are being frisked thoroughly and a strict vigil is being maintained outside and ... Read more...

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With and without masks, Delhiites begin Janmashtami celebrations


August 14th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Some wore masks, while others covered their faces with handkerchiefs. Devotees were mostly undeterred by the swine flu scare and lined up in various temples across the ... Read more...

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West Bengal celebrates Janmashtami


August 14th, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 14 (IANS) Thousands of devotees gathered at the ISKCON temple in West Bengal's Nadia district as Janmashtami, the festival that marks the birth of Lord Krishna, was celebrated. On Thursday midnight, ... Read more...

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US national alleges rape in Mumbai ISKCON temple (Lead)


February 4th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) A 23-year-old US national has said she was raped by an unidentified man in the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) temple premises here, though the police Wednesday ... Read more...

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US national molested, not raped, in ISKCON Temple: Mumbai Police


February 4th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) A 23-year-old US national has complained that an unidentified man had raped her at the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) temple Mumbai, though the police Wednesday said ... Read more...

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Security beefed up at temples for Janmashtami


August 23rd, 2008 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) After an anonymous letter was received at Delhi secretariat this week threatening terror strikes on temples ahead of Janmashtami celebrations Sunday, security around over a dozen temples ... Read more...

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UK Hindus express outrage over slaughter of a cow in ISKCON temple


December 14th, 2007 - 1:46 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec.14 (ANI): The Hindu community here, has raised a stink over the slaughter of a sacred cow at a prominent Hare Krishna temple in Hertfordshire. The cow, named Gangotri, was killed by ... Read more...

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