Aaradhya Bachchan introduced to writing on Saraswati Puja

Amitabh Bachchan says that his two-year-old granddaughter Aaradhya was introduced to education and learning on Saraswati Puja.

Kolkata celebrates Saraswati Puja

Saraswati, the deity of knowledge, learning and music, was worshiped across the city Tuesday.

Minister faces protest over police action at Bhojshala

Mahendra Hardia faced the wrath of locals when he arrived at a hospital to meet those injured in the police action near Bhojshala on Basant Panchami.

Maha Kumbh: Elaborate arrangements for 3rd, last `Shahi Snan`

Elaborate arrangements have been put in place by the administration and the Railways for the third and last `Shahi Snan` of the Maha Kumbh on Friday.

ASI specifies times for Hindus and Muslims on Basa

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has issued an order stipulating the times at which entry into the Bhojshala would be allowed to Hindus and Muslims on February 14 and 15.

Dhar admin taking steps for peaceful prayers at Bhojshala

Dhar administration is making all efforts to prevent any ugly situation at controversial Bhojshala here in wake of Basant Panchami falling on February 15, a Friday, a senior official said on Monday.

Dhar admin taking steps for peaceful prayers at Bh

The district administration here is making all efforts to prevent any ugly situation at the controversial Bhojshala here in wake of the Basant Panchami falling on February 15, a Friday, a senior official said on Monday.

Security stepped up at Bhojshala in Dhar

Ahead of the Basant Panchami celebrations on February 15, the district administration has made elaborate security arrangements to prevent any untoward incident at the Bhojshala complex.

Thousands take Basant Panchami dip in Sangam

A sea of devotees converged on the Sangam, the confluence of the Ganga, the Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati, to take a holy dip and offer prayers in this pilgrim town on the occasion of Basant Panchami on Tuesday.

Chill, fog keep Kumbh devotees at bay on Basant Panchami

Bone-chilling cold wave coupled
with heavy fog on Wednesday played a dampener at the Maha Kumbh here
with only a few thousand devotees taking the holy bath on the
occasion of Basant Panchami.