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  • Ujjain: Thin turn-out at Mahakaleshwar temple this Shivratri

    Ujjain: Contrary to the claims of the administration that more than 2 lakh people are expected to visit the city on account of Mahashivratri festival, hardly 25, 000 people turned up for the ‘darshan’ of Lord Mahakal on Tuesday. With Mahashivratri falling on February 14, (Wednesday) and an official holiday being announced, people thronged in comparatively less numbers this year at the Mahakal city. Moreover, lack of flexibility on the part of

  • Ujjain: Mahashivratri today, Mahakaleshwar temple to remain open for 45 hours

    Ujjain: Mahashivratri will be celebrated at the Mahakaleshwar temple today. Temple gates will open at 2 am on Tuesday for ‘bhasmarti’ and remain open till 11 pm on Wednesday. This happens only once in a year, during the ‘mahashivratri’, when the temple remains open for nearly 45 hours at a stretch.

  • Mahashivratri 2018: TV actors who are inspired by Devon Ke Dev..Mahadev!

    Mahashivratri is celebrated all across the world on February 13, 2018. The day that signifies the defeat of ignorance and darkness. Mahashivratri is one of the most important festivals for the Hindus and is dedicated to the worship of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. On the occasion of this pious festival, television celebrities talk about the significance of Lord Shiva in their lives.

  • Ujjain: Mahakaleshwar temple all set for Mahashivratri

    Ujjain: The festival of Mahashivratri will be celebrated at the Mahakaleshwar temple on Tuesday. The temple was decorated with beautiful lighting ahead of the festival of Mahashivratri.

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    Ujjain: Inspection in Mahakal prior to Mahashivratri

    Ujjain: The festival of Mahashivratri will be celebrated on February 13 according to the Gwalior ‘panchang’. The administration has made all arrangements to ensure that devotees can worship Lord Mahakal without any intervention in an organised manner.

  • Ujjain: Shivnavratri to begin from Monday

    Ujjain: Shivnavratri will begin from Monday in Mahakaleshwar temple and Mahashivratri will be celebrated on February 13.

  • Ujjain: Mahashivratri on Feb 13 at Mahakaleshwar Temple

    Ujjain: Mahashivratri will be celebrated on February 13 in Mahakaleshwar temple. Mahakaleshwar Temple Management Committee (MTMC) administrator Awadhesh Sharma held a meeting on Monday to decide on the date of Mahashivratri, during which all priests agreed to on celebrate it on February 13. All festivals in the Mahakaleshwar temple, are celebrated according to the Gwalior ‘panchang’.

  • Ujjain: Bumper arrival hits wheat price

    Ujjain: Chimanganj Krishi Upaj Mandi witnessed bumper arrival of wheat on Monday after two consecutive holidays of Mahashivratri and Sunday.

  • Bhopal: Trishuls offered on Mahashivratri

    HOSHANGABAD: Thousands of devotees offered trishul and worshipped lord Shiv on the holy festival Mahashivratri. The devotees came from Nagpur, Amravati, Chandrapur and Wardha of Maharashtra and Chhindwara, Betul and from other places of MP. They worshipped at Bada Mahadev, Chauragarh, Jatashankar etc.

  • Indore: Shivratri celebrated with pomp and grandeur

    Indore: Celebrating the day of Lord Shiva, people from all religions participated in Mahashivratri celebrations hosted by various yoga centres and families gatherings. This – the darkest night of the year – celebrates the Grace of Shiva, who is considered the Adi Guru or the First Guru, from whom the yogic tradition originates.

  • Ujjain: Denied entry into garbh-griha, Uma Bharti raises hell

    Ujjain: Union water resources minister and former state CM Uma Bharati raised commotion here on Friday morning when the administration barred her from entering the ‘garbh-griha’ of Mahakaleshwar Temple on account of Mahashivratri rush.

  • Ujjain: Three two-wheelers stolen in separate incidents

    Ujjain: Two bikes and a scooter were reportedly stolen in separate incidents in the city on Friday while the administration and police were busy in the mega Mahashivratri arrangements.

  • Ujjain: Lakhs flock to Mahakal Mandir on Mahashivratri

    Ujjain: The city remained soaked in devotion of lord Shiva on Mahashivratri festival. Devotees in thousands lined up for hours to get a glimpse of lord Mahakal and seek his blessings on the auspicious occasion. All other temples of lord Shiva remained packed to the brim throughout the day.

  • Indore: City gears up for Mahashivratri

    Dewas: Satguru Yogendra Sheelnath Dhuni Institution Trust’s members informed that Mahashivratri would be celebrated in the flourished land of Satguru Yogendra Sheelnath on February 24 by conducting the rituals and worshipping Maharaj followed by aarti at 8.55 am and discourse by Sheelnath Bhajan Board.

  • Indore: 7-day Bhagwat Katha starts

    Dewas: Devotees of Shri Shiv family (Jai Ganesh organisation) have organised a 7-day Shrimad Bhagwat Katha, which was inaugurated by a kalash yatra at Neelkantheshwar Mahadev temple, Rajaram Nagar, on the occasion of Mahashivratri. Ashok Porwal of the committee said the kalash yatra started from the venue of the katha and passed through the main streets of the city. Swami Avdheshanand Giriji Maharaj’s disciple Shri Shivanand Girir Maharaj will be narrating the

  • Ujjain: Hawkers crowd Mahakal temple area, traffic tumultuous

    Ujjain: Despite the fact that collector Sanket Bhondve and SP MS Verma have been closely watching the preparations and arrangements for Mahashivratri celebrations, the administration is visibly unable to move the hawkers occupying parking spaces in the Mahakal temple area.