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Guru Purnima

Little Master seeks blessings from Master on Guru Purnima

Sachin Tendulkar thanked Ramakant Achrekar for his success and took to Twitter to acknowledge Achrekar’s key role in his illustrious career.

Jul 29, 2018, 12:53 PM IST

Guru Purnima 2018: These gifts will bring a smile to your guru's face

We thought of listing some cool gift ideas which you can present to your guru on this special day.

Jul 27, 2018, 10:12 AM IST

Cricketers recall their 'Achrekar Sir' on 'Guru Purnima'; teaser of his biopic shown in Mumbai

The octogenarian was felicitated today at a programme 'Guru Vandana' organised by Deeplo Sports Club here in presence of his several students.

Jul 09, 2017, 20:13 PM IST

Guru Purnima 2017: Special WhatsApp messages, SMS for Teachers

In India, on the full moon day in the month of Aashadha, Guru Purnima is celebrated to pay ode to the teachers. The bond between a teacher and a student is indescribable.

Jul 06, 2017, 13:30 PM IST

Guru Purnima 2017: All you need to know about this auspicious day

Guru Purnima is a day to pay ode to the selfless contributions of a Guru.

Jul 05, 2017, 16:03 PM IST

RSS must come clean on funds collected on Guru Purnima: Digvijaya Singh

Digvijaya Singh also said that several organisations which owe affiliation to the RSS were unregistered and therefore it was difficult to track down the money collected. 

Jul 23, 2016, 23:24 PM IST

TOUCHING! Sachin Tendulkar still seeks blessings from child-hood coach on Guru Purnima

"Guru Purnima" is celebrated to acknowledge the selfless induction of wisdom and knowledge by teachers.

Jul 20, 2016, 17:34 PM IST

Memorial to Kalam to come up at his burial place: Parrikar

Kalam, a popular head of state between 2002 and 2007, had died on July 27 last year.

Jul 19, 2016, 15:50 PM IST

Guru Purnima special: What to gift your guiding light on this day!

गुरुर्ब्रह्मा गुरुर्विष्णुः गुरुर्देवो महेश्वरः

गुरु साक्षात् परब्रह्मा तस्मै श्रीगुरुवेनमः


Gurur Brahmaa Gurur Vishnu

Jul 19, 2016, 10:55 AM IST

Guru Purnima: PM Narendra Modi extends greetings - This is what he said

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended his greetings on the occasion of Guru Purnima.

Jul 19, 2016, 10:38 AM IST

Guru Purnima 2016: Meaning and significance of this auspicious day

Interestingly, the Sanskrit word Guru itself means one who removes ignorance (Gu meaning ignorance and Ru means remover).

Jul 19, 2016, 09:33 AM IST

HRD Ministry to felicitate MPs with 'good academic background' on 'Guru Purnima'

Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar will on 'Guru Purnima' felicitate all MPs having an academic background.

Jul 19, 2016, 02:51 AM IST

Sachin Tendulkar takes coach Ramakant Achrekar's blessings on Guru Purnima

Sachin Tendulkar on Friday took the blessings of his childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar on the occasion of Guru Purnima.

Jul 31, 2015, 18:44 PM IST

Guru-shishya tradition transcends through generations: Amitabh Bachchan

On the occasion of Guru Purnima, megastar Amitabh Bachchan says the teacher-student tradition "transcends through generations".

Jul 31, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

PM Modi extends Guru Purnima greetings

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended Guru Purnima greetings to everyone.

Jul 31, 2015, 09:57 AM IST

Over 55 lakh devotees take part in Mathura's Mudiya Poono fair

Over 55 lakh devotees have so far completed the 23-km long Goverdhan 'Parikrama' as part of this year's Mudiya Poono fair, which began here earlier this week.

Jul 30, 2015, 23:13 PM IST

Top 5 ways to celebrate Guru Purnima!

On the auspicious and pious day of Guru Purnima, we tell you how to celebrate one of the most revered days with utmost devotion.

Jul 30, 2015, 19:09 PM IST

The significance of Guru Purnima

The word 'Guru' is defined as a person who leads people on the path to enlightenment. The Sanskrit root 'gu' means darkness or ignorance, and 'ru' denotes the remover of that darkness.

Jul 30, 2015, 18:44 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Guru Purnima

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Guru Purnima, observed to pay respect to teachers.

Jul 12, 2014, 12:37 PM IST

Guru Purnima special: Kesari Semiya recipe

Try this easy to make dessert to celebrate the Guru-Shishya bond

Oct 25, 2013, 09:44 AM IST