Saraswati Puja

Vasant Panchami 2017: You must visit these states to enjoy this festival

Vasant Panchami 2017: You must visit these states to enjoy this festival

The festival marks the onset of the Spring season and people celebrate it by flying kites, wearing yellow clothes and distributing sweets that are yellow in colour.

Feb 01, 2017, 13:07 PM IST
Vasant Panchami 2017: Lata Mangeshkar seeks blessings from Maa Saraswati

Vasant Panchami 2017: Lata Mangeshkar seeks blessings from Maa Saraswati

The Nightingale of India – Lata Mangeshkar – wished everyone on the occasion of Vasant Panchami 2017.

Feb 01, 2017, 09:28 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi wishes nation on Basant Panchami

Basant Panchami marks the beginning of the spring season. 

Feb 01, 2017, 09:09 AM IST

12 die as trailer-truck ploughs into Saraswati puja procession

Twelve persons were on Sunday killed and at least 15 others injured when a moving heavy vehicle ploughed into a Saraswati idol immersion procession on the Grand Trunk Road between Giridih and Bagodar.

Feb 15, 2016, 01:18 AM IST

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Snapdeal female employee Dipti Sarna returns home after 36 hours of her missing.

Feb 12, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

Security tightened in Dhar's Bhojshala In MP for Basant Panchami

Tension has been raised up in Dhar ahead of 'Basant Panchami' as Hindus are allowed "dawn-to-dusk" access to perform puja at Bhojshala, despite the order issued by the Archaeological Survey of Indi

Feb 12, 2016, 12:54 PM IST
Saraswati Puja on Vasant Panchami - Tithi, Muhurt and Vidhi

Saraswati Puja on Vasant Panchami - Tithi, Muhurt and Vidhi

A number of Hindus celebrate Saraswati Puja on the occasion of Vasant Panchami, a festival that marks the arrival of the spring season.

Feb 10, 2016, 11:43 AM IST

One arrested in connection with Howrah youth killing

One of the accused in the killing of Arup Bhandari, who protested against eve-teasing during immersion of Saraswati idols, was arrested on Thursday from Uttar Pradesh, a day after Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee expressed her annoyance over police failure to book the culprits.

Feb 05, 2015, 23:27 PM IST

PM Modi extends greetings on Basant Panchami

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday extended greetings to the people on the occasion of Basant Panchami.

Jan 24, 2015, 09:35 AM IST
I-League: Kolkata derby postponed to February 11

I-League: Kolkata derby postponed to February 11

The first Kolkata Derby of the Hero I-League 2014-15 has been rescheduled and the match will now be played on February 11 instead of earlier scheduled January 25 at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan at Salt Lake.

Jan 03, 2015, 20:21 PM IST

Two die in violence during idol immersion in Bihar

Two people were killed and about three dozen injured in violence during idol immersion in different parts of Bihar, police said.

Feb 06, 2014, 11:40 AM IST

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.

Feb 05, 2014, 14:51 PM IST

Lakhs take holy dip on Basant Panchmi

Lakhs of devotees took a holy dip at the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical river Saraswati here today on the auspicious occasion of `Basant Panchmi`.

Feb 04, 2014, 21:03 PM IST

Kolkata celebrates Saraswati Puja

Goddess Saraswati, the deity of knowledge, learning and music, was worshiped across the city Tuesday. Women, clad in traditional yellow saris, offered flowers, children participated in cultural programmes and families shared `prasad`.

Feb 04, 2014, 13:39 PM IST

Kolkata celebrates Saraswati Puja

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

Feb 04, 2014, 11:31 AM IST