Dussehra

Kullu Dussehra ends as assembled deities start returning

Kullu Dussehra ends as assembled deities start returning

The weeklong Kullu Dussehra festivities, unique to this Himachal Pradesh town, ended on Friday as over 225 assembled deities started their journey back to their temples in beautifully decorated palanquins amid sounds of trumpets and drums.

Oct 06, 2017, 18:36 PM IST
When PM Modi kept used tissue in his pocket after Dussehra celebrations - Watch video

When PM Modi kept used tissue in his pocket after Dussehra celebrations - Watch video

Swachh Bharat mission is close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's heart. 

Oct 03, 2017, 11:28 AM IST

12-year-old dies in road accident on Dussehra, 8 injured

In Indirapuram area of Ghaziabad, a 12-year-old boy died after collision with a car on Dussehra, September 30. This road accident also injured 8 people.

Oct 01, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Festivals like Dussehra not just for entertainment, must serve a purpose: PM Modi

Vijayadashami, also known as Dussehra, is a festival celebrated on the 10th day of Navratri every year.

Sep 30, 2017, 20:47 PM IST
Festivals should inspire us to do something for society, nation: PM Narendra Modi

Festivals should inspire us to do something for society, nation: PM Narendra Modi

Festivals like Dussehra should not be a mere source of entertainment but also inspire us and give us the resolve to do something for society and the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Saturday.

Sep 30, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
Vijayadashami 2017: We tell you why visiting Mysore during Dussehra is a great idea

Vijayadashami 2017: We tell you why visiting Mysore during Dussehra is a great idea

Vijaya Dashami or Vijaya Dasami or Dusshera is one of the most significant festivals celebrated across India. But Mysore Dasara is an event one can certainly not afford to miss in a lifetime.

Sep 30, 2017, 15:12 PM IST
Dussehra: The day when Shirdi Sai Baba took Mahasamadhi

Dussehra: The day when Shirdi Sai Baba took Mahasamadhi

The saint of Shirdi, Sai Baba is revered across the globe. Baba's teachings and learnings have travelled over years and people irrespective of their religion have shown utmost faith in the Satguru.

Sep 30, 2017, 13:35 PM IST
Dussehra 2017: Bollywood celebs share festive messages on Twitter

Dussehra 2017: Bollywood celebs share festive messages on Twitter

The day when Lord Rama killed Ravana by beheading each of his ten heads symbolically referring to the vices, is celebrated across the globe as Dussehra. The tenth day after Navratri is also known as Vijayadashami or Dussehra.

Sep 30, 2017, 12:33 PM IST
Dussehra 2017: Significance of Vijayadashami in East India

Dussehra 2017: Significance of Vijayadashami in East India

The last day of the 10-day-long Durga Puja festival culminates with the immersion of the Durga murti, following a grand procession.

Sep 30, 2017, 11:46 AM IST
President Kovind, PM Modi greet nation on Vijaya Dashmi

President Kovind, PM Modi greet nation on Vijaya Dashmi

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Vijaya Dashmi. "Greetings to fellow citizens on Vijaya Dashami, a celebration of victory of good over evil. Shubho Bijoya!," Kovind tweeted. 

Sep 30, 2017, 10:42 AM IST
Watch: Building collapses during Dussehra celebrations in Telangana

Watch: Building collapses during Dussehra celebrations in Telangana

At least two people were killed and nearly two dozens were injured after part of a building collapsed during Dusshera festivities in Telangana on Friday. 

Sep 30, 2017, 08:54 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to attend Dussehra celebrations at Red Fort in Delhi

PM Narendra Modi to attend Dussehra celebrations at Red Fort in Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday attend Dussehra celebrations at Red Fort ground in the national capital. 

Sep 30, 2017, 08:38 AM IST
This Greater Noida village mourns on Dussehra, Diwali and celebrates Ravana as tragic hero!

This Greater Noida village mourns on Dussehra, Diwali and celebrates Ravana as tragic hero!

Mythology has varied interpretations and tends to tell a lot about one's rich culture and heritage.

Sep 29, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

Durga in a Salon, Ganesha Eating Meat: Good Lord! Not Exactly

Today is Mahashasthi and community Durga Pujo celebrations - the most important four days in a year on a Bengali’s calendar begin in earnest today.

Sep 26, 2017, 19:37 PM IST

Bramhotsavam, Dussehra special trains between Kakinada and Tirupati

The Railways will run special trains for Bramhotsavam and Dussehra.

Sep 26, 2017, 18:19 PM IST
 UP CM Yogi Adityanath seeks report over violence in BHU; university announces early Dussehra break

UP CM Yogi Adityanath seeks report over violence in BHU; university announces early Dussehra break

Violence erupted in BHU after some students, protesting against the alleged eve-teasing incident wanted to meet the VC.

Sep 24, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
Don't like to dwell on success or failure: Rakul Preet Singh

Don't like to dwell on success or failure: Rakul Preet Singh

Actor Rakul Preet Singh, who is on a career high with five hits in the last twelve months, is happy about the current phase of her career but said she doesn't like to dwell too much on success or failure.

Aug 29, 2017, 12:39 PM IST
BJP MP Kirit Somaiya alleges mafia plot to kill him, says around 100 goons were waiting for him with arms on Dussehra

BJP MP Kirit Somaiya alleges mafia plot to kill him, says around 100 goons were waiting for him with arms on Dussehra

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Kirit Somaiya on Thursday alleged that an attempt was made on his life by gangsters and 'mafia agents' near his home in suburban Mulund two days ago.

Oct 13, 2016, 19:25 PM IST
NSUI burns Narendra Modi's effigy: BJP seeks police action, demands Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's apology

NSUI burns Narendra Modi's effigy: BJP seeks police action, demands Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's apology

The ruling BJP has strongly condemned the NSUI for burning the effigy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi inside the JNU campus and demanded an unconditional apology from the Congress party.

Oct 13, 2016, 15:32 PM IST
NSUI claims responsibility for burning PM Narendra Modi's effigy as 'Ravan' in JNU, video goes viral

NSUI claims responsibility for burning PM Narendra Modi's effigy as 'Ravan' in JNU, video goes viral

NSUI, the student wing of the Congress party, has taken responsibility for burning effigy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, projecting him as 'Ravan', inside the JNU campus recently.

Oct 13, 2016, 10:45 AM IST