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  • Devotees throng Goddess temples on Mahanavami in Ujjain

    Ujjain: Mahanavami has its great importance to complete Navratri festival. Goddess Siddhidatri is worshiped on the day of Navami. The goddess temples of the city were crowded on Monday.

  • Navratri Festival: Garba, Durga pandals can contribute to spread of diseases

    Bhopal: The festive season has begun and so is the susceptibility to contagious diseases with the mass public gatherings in the city. The district health department has been continuously working to reduce the spread of any kind of diseases particularly dengue, malaria, chikungunya and swine flu but it has zero preparations to monitor these mass gatherings where people are prone to all these disease.

  • Navratri 2016: 5 not to miss restaurants in Mumbai

    After all the garba and dandiya you are bound to be hungry. Like every year, this year too restaurants in Mumbai are set to woo the guests with scrumptious vegetarian festive menu. And to satiate your taste buds this festive season we bring to you a list of restaurants to head this Navratri.

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    7 things that make Powai’s PBWA durga puja so special

    Durga puja is not just a festival; it is an emotion for the Powai Bengali Welfare Association (PBWA). It is said that durga puja marks the victory of good over evil and is the perfect time to let the bad things slide. And this true meaning is perfectly mastered by the PBWA. Currently in its 11th year, the PBWA is celebrating the fest in true spirit from creating the largest pandal to organizing a

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    Navratri 2016: what ‘bhog’ to offer each day and why

    Navratri is nine nights of festivities dedicated to the nine forms of goddess Durga. During these nine nights, nine manifestations of the goddess are worshipped. And as we all know that all the fasts and festivals are incomplete without offering Bhog. During the nine days of Navratra, different Bhog are offered everyday to the nine Goddesses.

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    Durga Puja Pandal Hopping 2016: The Mumbai guide

    Durga Puja in Mumbai may not be glitzy and enticing as in the streets of Kolkata but it surely captures the magnificence and the bliss of the festival. It is the only time of the year when the bengali’s in Mumbai switch on to their traditional mode.

  • Navratri 2016: Firegaze Event And Entertaiment Pvt Ltd to be present ‘Navraag 2016’ in Mumbai

    Mumbai: Firegaze Event And Entertaiment Pvt Ltd held a bhoomipoojan at Chitrakoot Grounds- Andheri, which will witness India’s first concept based Navaratri Festival and is set to kick-off from 1st October 2016. ‘Navraag 2016’ is a unique initiative, where the citizens of Mumbai will get a chance to experience a modernised version of Navaratri while sticking to the cultural and traditional roots. A young team led by one of the youngest CEO

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    Colours of Navratri 2016: What, when and how to wear

    Navratri is just around the corner and we are sure that your preparations have already begun. Apart from the fun and frolic during the festival, if you are among those creatures who believe in making fashion statement then it’s time for you to act. From choosing the correct Navratri colours, giving your traditional attire a contemporary spin and choosing those funky accessories, we bring you a piece that will make you dazzle and stand