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Millions throng Goverdhan for annual pilgrimage

July 15th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Goverdhan (Uttar Pradesh), July 15 (IANS) A staggering 70 lakh pilgrims have converged on this Uttar Pradesh town around the Goverdhan hill, which, mythology has it, Lord Krishna lifted on ... Read more...

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When Lord Indra answered the call of Vedas (With Images)

April 15th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Panjal (Kerala), April 15 (IANS) The primal Vedic chants that ring across the rolling greens of this village in Thrissur district are a ceremonial invitation to Lord Indra, the god ... Read more...

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Braj gives atray cattle new shelter on Holi

March 19th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mathura, March 19 (IANS) On the eve of Holi, a new cattle shelter for the strays was opened near here in Govardhan, the hillock which mythology says Lord Krishna lifted ... Read more...

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People celebrate Kahika festival in Kullu

July 24th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
By Prem ThakurKullu, July 24 (ANI): Thousands of people from different parts of Himachal Pradesh converged in Kullu on the occasion of Kahika festival, as locals celebrated the traditional festival in Diyar ... Read more...

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In Holy Varanasi, Get frogs married, pray for rain !

June 24th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi, June 24 (ANI): Following a delayed monsoon, locals in holy city of Varanasi organised the mythical marriage of frogs to please the rain gods on Thursday.They prayed that the weather gods ... Read more...

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JVAS 2 to release in 2011

May 11th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari is one of the biggest hits of Chiranjeevi's career. The movie directed by renowned director Raghavendra Rao also starred Sridevi and Amrish ... Read more...

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Mukherjee invokes rain god for economic growth

February 26th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday invoked the Hindu rain god Lord Indra for a good monsoon that, he said, would help maintain the growth trajectory of ... Read more...

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Devotees celebrate Govardhan Puja in Mathura

October 18th, 2009 - 11:04 pm ICT by ANI
By Nitin GautamMathura, Oct.18 (ANI): Hundreds of religious-minded people from different parts of the country arrived in Mathura town of Uttar Pradesh on the occasion of annual Govardhan Puja which was celebrated ... Read more...

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Frog marriage solemnised for rain showers in Nagpur

June 20th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, June 20 (ANI): A number of farmers seeking rainfall in Nagpur city organised wedding of two frogs on Saturday to please the Rain Gods and hoped their region would soon receive ... Read more...

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Special puja in Uttar Pradesh a day after Diwali

October 29th, 2008 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 29 (IANS) A 50 feet high heap of cow dung symbolising Goverdhan hill and temples organising Chhappan Bhog, which comprises 56 preparations for Lord Krishna, were the highlights of a ... Read more...

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On Diwali, foreign devotees of Lord Krishna begin circumambulation of ‘Govardhan parvat’

November 14th, 2007 - 10:20 am ICT by admin

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