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  • Avika Gor, Suyyash Rai, Tejasswi Prakash wish ‘beauty and glory’ on Vasant Panchami

    Vasant Panchami has a particular importance: Vasant signifies “spring,”and Panchami signifies “the fifth day.” Vasant Panchami falls on the fifth day of spring. As indicated by some conviction this celebration is set apart by end of winter and inviting of spring as ‘Basant Ritu’ implies the spring season in Hindi. Television celebrities wish for a beautiful and colourful spring.

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    Vasant Panchami 2018: Significance, tithi and all you need to know about the harvest festival

    Vasant Panchami, also known as Shri Panchami, Basant Panchami, and Saraswati Panchami, is dedicated to Goddess Saraswati – the Goddess of knowledge, music, arts, science and technology. The festival marks the beginning of the spring season – Vasant means ‘Spring’ and Panchami means ‘the fifth day’. It is among the two spring festivals of Hindus – the other being Holi. Vasant Panchami is observed on the fifth day in the month of ‘Magha’

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    Why do we celebrate Vasant Panchami: Significance and muhurta 2017

    Goddess Saraswati, a pristine woman in a white attire and white jewellery, seating on a white lotus riding a swan, holding a Veena, is adorable. Her hands denote four faces of human personality –mind, intellect, alertness and ego. While the lotus symbolises true knowledge and the swan is known for its unique ability to separate water from milk giving us the message to eliminate bad from the good.

  • ‘Hanuwantia to be developed as a world class tourist destination’

    KHANDWA : Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan along with the managing director of Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (MPTDC) Hariranjan Rao and other officers here on Friday visited the ongoing 10-day Jal Mahostav being organised by MPTDC in order to promote tourism in the state.

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    Basant Panchami marks the arrival of spring

    Basant  Panchami is a Hindu religious festival dedicated to goddess Saraswati. Basant Panchami is celebrated in Magh which come between January and February.

  • Bhojshala Dispute – Tension mounting in Dhar as organisers stage ‘Satyagrah’

    DHAR :  Tension is mounting in Dhar town ahead of Vasant Panchami, to be celebrated on Friday, as the president of Bhoj Ustav Samiti Vijay Singh Rathore along with thousands of his supporters staged a two-hour ‘Satyagrah’ in front of the disputed monument to oppose the administrative move of erecting barricades around entire area.

  • Shankaranand Swami Narendranand visits Bhojshala

    DHAR : Tension has been mounting in Dhar town ahead of Vasant Panchami as leaders of Hindu organisations said that they will perform puja for the whole day at Bhojshala on Friday (February 12) to mark the Vasant Panchami, while on other hand leaders of Muslim community contended that the puja should be performed on Saturday as the Vasant Panchami is falling on Saturday.