Janmashtami celebrations: Prayers, fasts, fervour grips Delhi

August 10th, 2012 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Queues of devotees outside temples, little children dressed up as Krishna with flutes in hand and a peacock feather stuck on the headbands, elaborate tableaux ... Read more...

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Milk for poor kids - a different holy offering

August 7th, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 7 (IANS) Nine-year-old Gautam, son of a daily wage labourer, doesn't know the religious significance of the holy month of Shravan. But this is the ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa claims threat to life; opposition ridicules him

January 31st, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore, Jan 31 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Monday said some people were resorting to "black magic" to eliminate him, a claim that immediately drew ridicule from the opposition parties."I ... Read more...

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Hindus feel Brand-Perry marriage ‘moving in right direction’

October 22nd, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 22 (ANI): Hindus seem to be currently convinced that upcoming Russell Brand and Katy Perry marriage is 'moving in the right direction' in following traditional Hindu rituals, although ... Read more...

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Milk oblations, dancing, singing - ‘Endhiran’ fever catches Chennai

October 1st, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai Oct 1 (IANS) It was nothing short of a carnival. Rajnikanth fans were waiting for this moment for almost three years after the release of his "Sivaji: The Boss" in 2007. ... Read more...

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Delhi comes alive with ‘kanwariyas’

August 7th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Orange-robed men on the streets, roadside camps for them to rest, high decibel cries of "Har Har Mahadev"... Delhi is witnessing an intoxicating fervour in one of ... Read more...

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