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Bollywood wishes fans on Mahashivratri

Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 20:56

On the auspicious day of Mahashivratri, Bollywood went on Twitter to wish their fans. Here is what they said...

FIR lodged against barricade contractor in Barabanki stampede

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 16:17

A case of culpable homicide has been registered against the contractor, responsible for barricading during Maha Shivratri festival at the Mahedeva temple, where stampede claimed two lives on Sunday.

Over 200 `deities` congregate in Himachal town

Last Updated: Monday, March 11, 2013, 13:48

The week-long Mahashivratri festivities, unique to this Himachal Pradesh town, began Monday, the day when celebrations ended in other northern states.

Devotees throng Shiv temples in Odisha on Maha Shivaratri

Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 19:40

Enthusiastic Lord Shiva devotees thronged temples across Odisha today to offer prayers on the occasion of Maha Shivratri.

Devotees throng temples on Maha Shivratri

Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 19:17

Fervour gripped the devotees across the country, who undertook a day-long fast and offered Jalabhisheks to Lord Shiva on the occasion.

Devotees in Kolkata throng Ganga to celebrate Maha Shivratri

Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 18:44

Maha Shivratri was celebrated in the eastern metropolis here Sunday with hymns, chants and fasts as Hindu devotees thronged temples and the banks of the holy Ganga to offer prayers to Lord Shiva.

Kedarnath portals to reopen on May 14

Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 18:32

The sacred portals of the famous Kedarnath temple in Garhwal Himalayas will reopen on May 14 after its six month annual closure during winters.

Lakhs take holy dip on Maha Shivratri

Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 16:16

Lakhs of devotees on Sunday thronged the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati here for a holy dip on the auspicious occasion of Maha Shivaratri, bringing the Maha Kumbh to a close.

Two killed in Shivaratri stampede in UP temple

Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 10:08

At least two devotees were on Sunday killed and 10 others injured when a stampede broke out in a Shiva temple on the occasion of Shivaratri.

Hopeful of Telangana state by next Shivratri: TRS

Last Updated: Monday, February 20, 2012, 23:54

K Chandrasekhar Rao expressed hope that statehood for Telangana region in AP will be achieved by Maha Shivratri festival next year.

Hindus celebrate Maha Shivratri in Pakistan

Last Updated: Monday, February 20, 2012, 20:58

Authorities beefed up security for the festival. However, temple officials faced congestion.

Junagadh stampede toll rises to 7

Last Updated: Monday, February 20, 2012, 17:26

Toll in the stampede at Mahashivratri fair at Bhavnath temple in Junagadh district today rose to seven senior police officials said.