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Zyeth Atham 2018: Why Jyeshtha Ashtami is important for Kashmiri Pandits

Zyeth Atham 2018: Why Jyeshtha Ashtami is important for Kashmiri Pandits

Here's wishing everyone a happy Zyeth Atham!

Jun 20, 2018, 11:10 AM IST
Bhutan gears up for unique inter-faith chanting event

Bhutan gears up for unique inter-faith chanting event

The event is a part of the year-long celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between India and Bhutan.  

Jun 08, 2018, 15:22 PM IST
Padmini Ekadashi 2018: This auspicious day is celebrated once in three years

Padmini Ekadashi 2018: This auspicious day is celebrated once in three years

People observe fast, recite prayers and even visit temples.  

May 25, 2018, 10:28 AM IST
Ganga Dussehra—Timings, Puja, Vidhi and Significance

Ganga Dussehra—Timings, Puja, Vidhi and Significance

The festival is majorly celebrated in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, and West Bengal.

May 24, 2018, 10:08 AM IST
Ramzan 2018 begins today

Ramzan 2018 begins today

Ramzan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar.  

May 17, 2018, 07:55 AM IST
Ramzan 2018: Islamic holy month - Things you need to know

Ramzan 2018: Islamic holy month - Things you need to know

During the month of Ramadan, Muslims offer prayers (Salat), recite the Quran and do good deeds.  

May 16, 2018, 08:50 AM IST
Shani Jayanti 2018: Puja, Tithi, Vidhi and timings

Shani Jayanti 2018: Puja, Tithi, Vidhi and timings

This year, it coincides with Vat Savitri Vrat on May 15 which is observed on Jyeshtha Amavasya in major North Indian states in the country.

May 15, 2018, 11:24 AM IST
Vat Savitri Vrat 2018: Tithi, Timings and Puja Vidhi

Vat Savitri Vrat 2018: Tithi, Timings and Puja Vidhi

This year, women in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Punjab and Haryana will observe Vat Savitri Vrata on May 15.  

May 14, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
Buddha Purnima 2018: Legend behind this special day

Buddha Purnima 2018: Legend behind this special day

The legend has it that when Prince Siddhartha Gautam was born in a royal lineage.

Apr 30, 2018, 10:27 AM IST
Buddha Purnima 2018: Gautam Buddha's transformation from a prince to spiritual seeker

Buddha Purnima 2018: Gautam Buddha's transformation from a prince to spiritual seeker

The legend has it that when Prince Siddhartha Gautama was born in a royal lineage.

Apr 30, 2018, 10:20 AM IST
Buddha Purnima 2018: Here's how you can worship the Lord on this day

Buddha Purnima 2018: Here's how you can worship the Lord on this day

In India, on this day Buddhists start their celebration by paying a visit to common Viharas.

Apr 30, 2018, 10:13 AM IST
Mohini Ekadashi 2018: Tithi, Timings and Vidhi

Mohini Ekadashi 2018: Tithi, Timings and Vidhi

It is believed that by observing a fast on this day and following rules and rituals, one can attain peace and serenity.  

Apr 25, 2018, 11:57 AM IST
Thrissur Pooram festival: Significance of the special day

Thrissur Pooram festival: Significance of the special day

The Maharaja of Cochin, Sakthan Thampuran, also known as Raja Rama Varma is associated with the celebration of Thrissur Pooram festival.

Apr 25, 2018, 10:02 AM IST
Akshaya Tritiya 2018: Tithi, Vidhi and Puja Timings

Akshaya Tritiya 2018: Tithi, Vidhi and Puja Timings

Going by the Hindu calendar, the third day in the month of Vaishakha is celebrated as Akshaya Tritiya or Akha Teej. 

Apr 17, 2018, 07:49 AM IST
Varuthini Ekadashi 2018: Tithi, Vidhi and Timings

Varuthini Ekadashi 2018: Tithi, Vidhi and Timings

Parana stands for breaking the fast. Devotees must note that Parana should not be done during Hari Vasara.

Apr 11, 2018, 17:34 PM IST
Angarki Chaturthi: Devotees throng Siddhivinayak and Dagdusheth temples in Mumbai, Pune - Watch

Angarki Chaturthi: Devotees throng Siddhivinayak and Dagdusheth temples in Mumbai, Pune - Watch

Today, on the ocassion of Angarki Chaturthi devotees thronged the Siddhivinayak and Dagdusheth temples in Mumbai and Pune respectively.  

Apr 03, 2018, 09:17 AM IST
Vikata Sankashti Chaturthi 2018: Chant these Ganesha mantras today

Vikata Sankashti Chaturthi 2018: Chant these Ganesha mantras today

Chant these mantras today to feel divinity around.

Apr 03, 2018, 06:39 AM IST
Vikata Sankashti Chaturthi 2018: Angarki Puja Vidhi, Tithi and Timings

Vikata Sankashti Chaturthi 2018: Angarki Puja Vidhi, Tithi and Timings

In Hinduism, each day is dedicated to a God and Tuesday is often associated with Vighnaharta / Vinayaka / Ganapati /Ganesha.

Apr 02, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
Panguni Uthiram 2018: Know why this day is auspicious

Panguni Uthiram 2018: Know why this day is auspicious

The day is observed in the twelfth and the last month of the Tamil calendar known as Panguni when Uthiram Nakshatram (Uttara Phalguni) prevails.  

Mar 30, 2018, 09:00 AM IST
Good Friday: All you need to know

Good Friday: All you need to know

Good Friday is also called Holy Friday, Black Friday, or Great Friday.  

Mar 30, 2018, 08:24 AM IST

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