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Guru Purnima 2019: History, Significance, and Celebrations of Vyasa Purnima Dedicated to Teachers July 12, 2019 18:06

Guru Purnima, which is an important spiritual tradition dedicated to teachers who have thought us in various walks of life, is around the corner. It is a day honoring academic, spiritual teachers, leaders, and expressing…

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Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra Begins in Puri July 04, 2019 13:25

Odisha’s temple town of Puri began famed Rath Yatra on Thursday despite an extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani left the state in shambles just a couple of months ago. Over two lakh people are expected…

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Solar Eclipse 2019: Here Is All You Need to Know About First Surya Grahan of 2019 July 01, 2019 12:50

The world will witness a total solar eclipse on Tuesday, July 2. The upcoming solar eclipse or Surya Grahan could last for four minutes and 33 seconds. A total solar eclipse occurs when the sun…

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Benefits of Eating with Your Hands May 17, 2019 17:30

If you have ever visited India you would have certainly come across people eating with their hands and not with cutlery. In India, as well as some of the parts of the world, eating with…

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Reasons Why Wearing a Bindi Is Good for Health May 02, 2019 12:07

Did you at any point had a difference of opinion with your mother as for why putting bindi is important? And, at that moment you would’ve not agreed to her point. Apart from a sign…

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Chaitra Navaratri 2019: Know the Health Benefits of Fasting for Nine Days April 09, 2019 12:23

Chaitra Navaratri, the Hindu festival celebrated over a period of nine days, is observed in honor of Lord Rama and the ninth day of Chaitra Navaratri is celebrated as Rama Navami. Chaitra Navaratri features pujas,…

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Kolkata’s Durga Puja Nominated for UNESCO World Heritage Site April 02, 2019 10:22

Kolkata’s renowned festival ‘Durga Puja’ has been nominated for UNESCO’s 2020 list of cultural institutions from around the world that require protection and preservation. According to Sangeet Natak Akademi, the autonomous body under the Union…

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Tips to Make Your Kid Familiar with Indian Culture and Traditions March 02, 2019 15:53

Indian nationalists account for a large number staying overseas and since scores of them have put down roots there since ages it would be knotty to Indian origin parents to make their young ones become…

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This Village in Tamil Nadu Serves Mutton Biryani As Prasad During Mega Feast February 26, 2019 15:53

Are you a mutton biryani fan and want to have it for free of charge? In that case, it is a must to stop by Vadakkampatti, a village in Thirumangalam taluka of Tamil Nadu’s Madurai…

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Maha Shivratri 2019: Know the Significance, Vrat Procedure and Fasting Rules February 20, 2019 13:13

Maha Shivratri, one of the preponderantly celebrated festivals observed by devotees of Lord Shiva, is in the offing and Indians all across the globe take up the good time to seek blessings of the supreme…

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Does size and appearance matter in vedic astrology ? March 06, 2017 11:02

All of us at some point in life have peeked into astrology. May be out of curiosity, may be because elders checked our kundali at the threshold of important events in our lives. We have…

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Celebrations begin for Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra 2016! July 06, 2016 16:29

One of the much-awaited Hindu festival, The Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra 2016 will be celebrated from July 6 to July 14, 2016. The Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra is the celebration of the Lord Jagannath, who…

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