Navratri 2018

Dussehra 2018: This is how the festival is celebrated in different Indian states

Dussehra 2018: This is how the festival is celebrated in different Indian states

India is a land of festivals. The harmony of different cultures and traditions is best experienced during festivals in the country. One c...Read More

Dussehra 2018: Shubhangi Atre to Sara Khan, celebs on evil things that need to be cleansed from society

Dussehra 2018: Shubhangi Atre to Sara Khan, celebs on evil things that need to be cleansed from society

Dussehra or Vijayadashami symbolises the Hindu god Rama’s victory over the demon king Ravana and the triumph of good over evil. It also m...Read More

Maha Navami 2018: Significance, puja rituals, tithi and all you need to know

Maha Navami 2018: Significance, puja rituals, tithi and all you need to know

Maha Navami is the third and final day of Durga Puja and the ninth day of Navratri. Goddess Durga is worshipped as Mahishasura Mardini. T...Read More

Dussehra 2018: Significance, celebration and all you need to know

Dussehra 2018: Significance, celebration and all you need to know

Vijayadashami, also known as Dussehra or Dasara, is a combination of two words ‘Vijaya’ meaning ‘Victory’ and ‘Dashami’ meaning ‘tenth’, ...Read More

Dussehra 2018: Wishes, greetings, images to share on SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook

Dussehra 2018: Wishes, greetings, images to share on SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook

Vijayadashami, also known as Dussehra or Dasara, is a celebration of good over evil. It is observed on the tenth day of the Hindu months ...Read More

Durga Ashtami 2018: Significance, tithi, puja rituals and all you need to know

Durga Ashtami 2018: Significance, tithi, puja rituals and all you need to know

Durga Ashtami or Maha Ashtami is the eighth day of Navratri and second day of Durga Puja. On Durga Ashtami, the eighth incarnation of God...Read More

Navratri 2018: Indian scientist and his friends denied entry to play garba in US, organizers claim last name, looks weren’t “Hindu”

Navratri 2018: Indian scientist and his friends denied entry to play garba in US, organizers claim last name, looks weren’t “Hindu”

Ahmedabad: An expat scientist from Gujarat has tweeted that he and his friends were denied entry into a “garba” dance event in Atlanta in...Read More

Durga Puja 2018: Our guide to durga pandal hopping in Mumbai

Durga Puja 2018: Our guide to durga pandal hopping in Mumbai

Durga Puja is around the corner. The five-day festival is celebrated with great pomp and fervour. The real charm of the festival can only...Read More

West Bengal: ‘Padmaavat’ returns as Durga puja theme in two pandals

West Bengal: ‘Padmaavat’ returns as Durga puja theme in two pandals

Kolkata: The Chittorgarh fort as seen in the period film ‘Padmaavat’ was recreated by two crowd-pulling Durga Puja pandals here. Both the...Read More

Indore: October Fest, Where spirituality merges with tradition

Indore: October Fest, Where spirituality merges with tradition

Though present day garba is mostly about competition, dressing -up and dancing with celebrities, there is a place in city where garba is ...Read More

Indore: Here, police shed khaki to mingle with divine

Indore: Here, police shed khaki to mingle with divine

Indore Imagine cops celebrating, dancing and worshipping the feminine form calmly. It is not usual image of cops, especially traffic poli...Read More

Navratri 2018: Egged on by in-house devis, men too adopt dress code

Navratri 2018: Egged on by in-house devis, men too adopt dress code

 Mumbai: Egged on by the devis at home, men too have started to become colour-compliant during Navratri. On Wednesday, it was mostly a se...Read More

Navratri 2018: From Kamariya to Dholi Taro, 10 Bollywood songs for garba-dandiya nights

Navratri 2018: From Kamariya to Dholi Taro, 10 Bollywood songs for garba-dandiya nights

Navratri is already here, adding colours, charm, and drama to our usual mundane life. The nine-day festival is filled with vibrant clothe...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: Girls asked to avoid jeans, top during Navratri

Madhya Pradesh: Girls asked to avoid jeans, top during Navratri

Alirajpur: In the wake of a Garba event, the Mali community in Madhya Pradesh’s Alirajpur has asked girls above the age of 10 to not wear...Read More

Mumbai: Goddess came in disguise of woman cop to help her devotee

Mumbai: Goddess came in disguise of woman cop to help her devotee

MUMBAI: The goddess Durga came in disguise of a female police constable and saved a fellow policeman on Wednesday, which marked the first...Read More

Indian railways offers ‘vrat ka khana’ as a part of its e-catering menu during Navratri

Indian railways offers ‘vrat ka khana’ as a part of its e-catering menu during Navratri

New Delhi: Railways will offer ‘vrat ka khana’ (food during fasting) as a part of its e-catering menu during the Navratri festival which ...Read More

Navratri 2018: Do’s and don’ts during the nine-day festival to please Goddess Durga

Navratri 2018: Do’s and don’ts during the nine-day festival to please Goddess Durga

Navratri literally means ‘nine nights’ and is celebrated in honour of Goddess Durga and her nine manifestations. It is believed that the ...Read More

Navratri 2018: Wishes, greetings, images to share on SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook

Navratri 2018: Wishes, greetings, images to share on SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook

Navratri, the nine-day festival celebrates the nine manifestations of the Goddess Durga. The nine goddess are Shailaputri, Brahmacharini,...Read More

Navratri 2018: From Falguni Pathak to Preeti-Pinky, bookmark these garba – dandiya events in Mumbai

Navratri 2018: From Falguni Pathak to Preeti-Pinky, bookmark these garba – dandiya events in Mumbai

It’s the time of the year when we are all set with our color-coordinated costumes, matching accessories and not to forget the dancing sho...Read More

Shardiya Navratri 2018: Significance, history, legend, calendar and all you need to know

Shardiya Navratri 2018: Significance, history, legend, calendar and all you need to know

Navratri literally means ‘nine nights’ in Sanskrit, symbolises the victory of positivity over negativity. During this nine-day festival, ...Read More

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