31 Articles Related to "vrat"

Navratri: Why Is Haldi (Turmeric) Omitted From vrat Foods? Here's The Facts

Highlights   • Chaitra Navratri 2019 began on Saturday, April 6th and ends on 14th

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Kumbh Mela Enters Guinness Book Of World Records

Prayagraj Kumbh Mela 2019, which began on January 14, will conclude on March 4 with the sixth and final "Shahi Snan" (royal bath) on the occasion of Maha ...

8 months ago . 92 views

Mahashivratri 2019: Powerful Mantras To Chant On "Great Night Of Shiva"

Mahashivratri 2019: Mahashivratri, a festival of convergence of Shiva and Shakti, will be celebrated on March 4 and will be extended till March 5. ...

8 months ago . 196 views

Maha Shivratri – The Auspicious Night Of Lord Shiva

Maha Shivaratri is a famous Hindu festival celebrated each year in reverence of Lord Shiva. In 2019 Shivaratri will be celebrated on Monday, 4th March. Maha Shiva...

8 months ago . 388 views

Shivratri

I have tried to make this a comprehensive piece. It covers –  1. Background about the Lord. 2. Philosophy. ...

9 months ago . 145 views

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,...

10 months ago . 277 views

Significance Of Satyanarayana Puja

Satyanarayana Puja, also known as Satyanarayana Vrat-Katha, is a popular religious ritual to seek Vishnu’s blessings for prosperity, happiness and universal w...

1 year ago . 254 views

Navratri 2018 Day 1: Worship Devi Shailputri for good fortune

Maa Durga is worshipped in nine forms and each day is dedicated to one of her avatars.  

1 year ago . 406 views

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...

1 year ago . 323 views

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...

1 year ago . 201 views

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...

1 year ago . 282 views

Gupt Navratri: नौ दिन लगाएं मां को इन चीजों का भोग, मिलेगी विशेष कृपा

Gupt Navratri 2018:  गुप्त नवरात्रि के नौ दिन मां के नौ रुपों की पूजा की जाती है। इन नौ दिनों मां की पूजा अर्चना की जाती है। इनकी पूजा के साथ-साथ माता को अलग-अ...

1 year ago . 262 views

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 ...

1 year ago . 779 views

Nirjala Ekadashi vrat

Nirjala refers to ‘without water’ and Ekadashi is the eleventh day of the lunar month. Nirjala Ekadashi Vrat is, therefore, counted amongst one of the...

1 year ago . 368 views

3 Navratra Recipes that are Healthy and Sumptuous

Simple recipes that are vrat-friendly too!

1 year ago . 191 views

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...

1 year ago . 226 views

The significance of Navaratri

Why we celebrate Navratri?   Every Indian festival has a reason and significance behind its celebration. It is...

1 year ago . 311 views

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...

1 year ago . 210 views

Brihaspativar vrat – Thursday Dedicated to Hindu God Vishnu and Brihaspati

In Hinduism, each day in a week is dedicated to a particular god in the Hindu pantheon. Thursday, which is Brihaspatiwar or Vrihaspativar, is dedicated to Vishnu an...

1 year ago . 479 views

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...

1 year ago . 1K views

 
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SC Ends Ayodhya Dispute, Temple Will Be Built At Disputed Site. Muslim...

The Supreme Court of India has unanimously decided that a temple will be built at the disputed Ayodhya site which had Babri Masjid till 1992. An alternate site will...

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Indo-Anglians: The newest and fastest-growing caste in India

An influential demographic or psychographic is emerging in India  – and it is  affluent, urban and highly educated.

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Here’s What Lip Colour You Should Be Wearing Based On Your Zodiac Sign

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10 Amazing Facts About Mumbai’s Famous Dabbawalas

Although the term, ‘Dabbawalas’ is prevalent since the pre-independence era, yet many of you are likely to be unaware of it. This is be...

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6 Reasons Why Uber, Ola Are Failing In India

Do you regularly use Ola or Uber for your travel? For most of us, the answer will be “YES” but for some it’s still a “NO”.

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6 Top Brands Who Never Advertise And Are Still Ridiculously Famous

What according to you is the best way to promote your brand? For most of you, it’s the same old traditional way of advertising with big hoardings and moving v...

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Bollywood Celebs And Their Hollywood Crushes!

If Indians are crazy about anything, it has to be Bollywood and cricket. We love our celebrities and keep a close eye on what’s happening in their life. With ...

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Pakistani Doctor Allegedly Infects 900 Kids With HIV By Reusing Infect...

There is panic in the city of Pakistan, Ratodero, as there is a reported HIV outbreak there. Why? Because a negligent, careless doctor reused syringes on patients...

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Ramu to IAS Ramesh: The Story of a Disabled Bangle Seller Who is Now a...

From selling bangles to becoming an IAS officer – who says hard work and determination don’t pay off? This is the inspiring story of Ramesh Gholap. ...

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Who is an OCI? A simple explainer

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Finest Bollywood Actors Who Don’t Follow Stardom

Acting is a true talent but becoming a star requires a lot more than just acting. Thankfully, not every actor is crazy about fame and money and some of them are t...

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Hottest, Coldest, Highest And More: India's Most Extreme Places

India is one of the most ecologically diverse countries in the world. And with such diversity, it also homes some of the most bizarre and unusual places which have ...

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Top 4 Best Nicer Dicer in India
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Tosh, Paradise Explored #mytraveldiaries

What comes to your mind when you think of the mountains? What feelings does the word 'mountain' bring?… For me, when I think of the mountains I get a...

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Odd-even will get a two-day break on 11 and 12 due to Guru Nanak’s 550...

The government’s earlier notification said the scheme is to be enforced between November 4 and November 15 to fight air pollution. It is effective from 8 am t...

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Microsoft Tried 4 Day Work Week For Their Employees And Productivity J...

Microsoft’s Japan offices recently tested out a four-day workweek and found that employees were both happier and more productive during the trial. They called...

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For The Second Year In A Row Coca Cola Named The Worst Plastic Pollute...

You may think of Coca Cola as a great beverage to have with fish and chips. Yes, there are many harms that the drink comes with due to its high sugar content. But...

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According to the researchers at mobile technology firm Upstream, a popular keyboard app called the ai.type keyboard. can rob its users.

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सऊदी सरकार ने भागवत गीता का अरेबिक संस्करण किया लांच?

“सऊदी अरब सरकार ने अरबी में “भगवद्गीता” रिलीज की। यहाँ तो “भारत माता की जय” बोलने से इस्लाम खतरे में आ जाता हैं।” (Saudi Arabian...

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Top 5 Best Comforters & Duvets in India
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Hyderabad’s ‘Munni’ creates history, elected Virginia senator

HYDERABAD: She was known as ‘Munni’ as a child in Hyderabad before her family moved to America. Fifty years later, Ghazala Hashmi scrip...

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Adobe Photoshop Camera is an AI-powered camera app for Android and iOS

When it comes to third-party camera apps, there are quite a few options available on Android and iOS. These apps come with a variety of different features, includ...

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Stop Working and Go Home

In the sitcom “The Office,” a bumbling manager spends much of his time distracting the hapless employees of a paper company’s local sales branch. ...

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