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Ancient idols, pillars and Shiv Ling found in Ayodhya near Ram temple construction site [PICTURES]

KEY HIGHLIGHTS -- '5 feet Shiva Linga, 7 pillars of black touchstone, 6 pillars of red sandstone and broken i...

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What is the origin of holy river Ganga?

For thousands of years Ganga has been pivotal in the economic, social and religious life of the people. It is considered as a Goddess and mother in Hindu tradition....

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The Importance Of Coconut In Hinduism

Breaking a coconut for Gods and Goddesses is indeed a very common practice in India and hence holds a lot of importance in Hinduism. The coconut fruit is an essen...

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Differences between Amba, Kali and Durga

Know the various forms of Adi Shakti during the festival of Navratri   Navratri is almost always referred to as Navdurga utsav,...

1 year ago . 423 views

Story of Ayyappa – Legend of Lord Ayyappa of Sabarimala – Simple Ayyappa Story

Ayyappa is the Hindu God worshipped in the famous Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple in Kerala. Story of Ayyappa is based on legends that are popular in South India. Legend ...

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Navratri Colours 2018 And Foods For All 9 Days Of Sharad Navratri

Navratri Colours 2018: Navratri 2018 is just around the corner and Indians are looking forward to celebrate the nine avatars of Hindu divine Goddess Durga. The fest...

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The fascinating legends of Navratri

With Navratri just around the corner, there is a significant degree of bliss and felicity in the air surrounding the people of different cultural backgrounds. Owing...

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The Magical festivities of Navratri all across India

With Navratri just around the corner, there is a significant degree of bliss and felicity in the air surrounding people of different cultural backgrounds. Owing t...

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A Buddhist goddess

A thousand years after the Buddha’s nirvana, Buddhists finally acquired a goddess of (almost) equal stature to the Buddha. Before this, the only goddess who...

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Japanese town Kichijoi named after Hindu goddess Lakshmi

The name of a town near Tokyo in Japan has its origin from Hindu goddess Lakshmi. Counsel General of Japan, Takayuki Kitagawa, on Sunday said that the town &ndash...

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Teej: Celebrating the Union of Lord Shiva and goddess Parvati

India is a land of diverse cultures, with each state having their own traditions and festivals. Teej is one such festival which is mainly celebrated in the northe...

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The Story Of Matsyagandha and Rishi parashar

The tale goes back to the time when King Shantanu was the leader of Hastinapur. Shantanu had wedded Goddess Ganga who later gave delivery to a son. But she drowned ...

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The Ashtadikpalas, Rulers of Eight Directions

The Ashtadikpalas are eight in number. As their collective name suggests, they rule the eight quarters or the eight directions of the universe. Ashta means eight,...

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Significance of Navratri – the festival of nine nights

Symbolizing victory of positivity over negativity, Navratri literally means 'nine nights' in Sanskrit; Nav - Nine and Ratri - nights. During these nine ni...

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SAPTA MATRIKA- 7 MOTHERLY INCARNATION OF goddess SHAKTI

The Sapta Matrika are affiliated to Mother Shakti and Skanda, the warrior god. ‘Matrikas’ means mother and ‘Matris’ indicate a group of moth...

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Shukravar Vrat or Upvaas: Friday Dedicated to Santhoshi Ma and Shukra or Venus

In Hindu religion, each day of a week is dedicated to a particular God or Goddesses. Friday or Shukrawar is dedicated to Shakti – the Mother Goddess in Hind...

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Nanda Vrata – Nanda Vrat Dedicated to Shiva – How To Observe?

Nanda Vrata is dedicated to Shiva and it is believed that Goddess Sati observed this vrat to get Shiva as her husband. It is observed during Phalgun Shukla Paksha...

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Shiva had cut fifth head of Brahma

Story of Brahma Purana   Brahma is the Hindu God of creation and one of the ‘Trimurti&r...

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Battle of Lakshmi and Saraswati

We have grown up being told Lakshmi (goddess of wealth) and Saraswati (goddess of knowledge) always fight and avoid staying in the same place. This is based on th...

2 years ago . 253 views

Super 30 First Look: A bearded Hrithik Roshan perfectly slips under the skin of mathematician Anand Kumar

After the ginormous success of Kaabil, Hrithik Roshan is all set to return to celluloid as mathematician Anand Kumar. In the film bankrolled by Sajid Nadiadwala, ...

2 years ago . 209 views

 
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12 Crore Indians Lost Jobs Last Month Amid Virus Lockdown: Think Tank

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Solani Diwakar, while talking to a news agency, said that he went back to selling fruits because he had to pay his rent and take care of the expenses of his family ...

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Bodies From the Sky: CCTV Captures Horror as Plane Crashes Into Buildi...

The alleyway at the centre of the crash was littered with debris from pieces of the plane's cabin along with personal goods from luggage, which were scattered a...

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Train Carrying Migrants From Maharashtra to UP Ends up in Odisha, Rail...

The migrant workers said they were informed that the train’s driver had lost his way because of some mix-up.  

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We have all read about how the magnetic field of the earth protects us from the solar radiation. However, according to reports, that magnetic field is now weakening...

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Manisha Koirala brings in China to support new Nepal map. Governor Swa...

Manisha Koirala was censured on Twitter after she tweeted in support of Nepal amid its border dispute with India.  

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Truecaller revamps its app, adds a host of new features: All you need ...

Caller-identification service provider, Truecaller on Wednesday announced that it has revamped its app completely for its Android and iOS users across the globe.

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राजीव गांधी के वो 5 बड़े योगदान, जिनसे बदल गया हिंदुस्तान

-- राजीव गांधी ने अर्थव्यवस्था के सेक्टर्स को खोला. -- 1988 में की गई उनकी चीन यात्रा ऐतिहासिक थी. ...

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A quick comparison of India’s Richest Man and Pakistan’s Richest Man

There is no doubt that India and Pakistan have produced notable billionaires even as family businesses have passed down from generation to generation. However, Indi...

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‘He stood right behind the stumps’ – Robin Uthappa on how MS Dhoni’s s...

Robin Uthappa, in his entire international career, has bowled only three balls. Even as two of them were in ODI cricket, the other was during the 2007 T20 World C...

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Ancient idols, pillars and Shiv Ling found in Ayodhya near Ram temple ...

KEY HIGHLIGHTS -- '5 feet Shiva Linga, 7 pillars of black touchstone, 6 pillars of red sandstone and broken i...

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US Senate passes bill to delist Chinese companies from American stock ...

The bill was approved by unanimous consent and would require companies to certify that they are not under the control of a foreign government.

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First day at New Delhi railway station: Long queues and Aarogya Setu

Outside the New Delhi Railway station on Tuesday, there was a steady flow of passengers — students, migrants and professionals from within and outside Delhi &...

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Is Work From Home Making You Sick?

Researchers revealed that being online & offline lines almost always gets blurred. With your easy access to work, you end up working more than your counterpart ...

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Aarogya Setu App is Mandatory For All Rail Passengers: Must Have App I...

The Aarogya Setu app was made mandatory after a Union Ministry of Home Affairs missive, following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with chief ministers....

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Former Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi 'Very Critical', Doctors Start Audio ...

Jogi was admitted in Shree Narayana Hospital on May 9 after he suffered a cardiac and respiratory arrest. As per doctors, a sweet tamarind seed had got stuck in J...

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2020 Hyundai i20 N Tested On A Frozen Lake – Teaser Video

The 2020 Hyundai i20 N could get the Kia Ceed GT’s 1.6-litre turbo-petrol engine, or even a detuned version of the i30 N’s 2.0-litre mill, with a powe...

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Laws, legal system totally geared in favour of rich and powerful: Just...

Speaking at a virtual farewell hosted by the Supreme Court Bar Association, Justice Gupta said that the Bar “should... be totally independent and members of t...

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Covid-19 crisis: UP exempts biz from all but 3 labour laws for 3 years

State government says it will boost investment; experts term it an attack on fundamental rights

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We all are using hand sanitizers much more than ever before. Proper handwashing and using sanitizer whenever washing hands is not possible, can save all of us from ...

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