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Happy Diwali - The Festival of Lights & Prosperity October 28, 2016 16:18

Diwali or Dipawali is one of the biggest festival of Hindus. The festival is celebrated with great enthusiasm and happiness for five days. The third day is celebrated as the main Diwali festival or Dipawali–the…

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Janmastami Celebration, 2016 August 25, 2016 15:13

Janmashtami commemorates the earthly appearance of Krishna, who is described in India’s sacred writings as God Himself. It is one of the biggest religious festivals in the world, which is celebrated by nearly nine hundred…

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Rakhsha Bandhan, festival of togetherness August 18, 2016 12:31

Raksha Bandhan is the festival of togetherness, that is all about affection, fraternity and sublime sentiments. Raksha Bandhan means a 'bond of protection'. This is an occasion to flourish love, care, affection and sacred feeling…

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Nag Panchami on 7th August August 06, 2016 17:28

Nag Panchami is observed on the Shukla Paksha Panchami according to the Hindu calendar month of Sawan. As per the Gregorian calendar Nag Panchami falls in the month of July or August. In 2016 Nag…

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Ramadan – From fasting to feasting July 06, 2016 14:58

The Muslim Community has been celebrating Eid al-Fitr on July 6, 2016, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. Ramadan, a festival of fasting, prayers and feasting is one of the most…

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Kashmir celebrates Maha Kumbh after 75 years June 16, 2016 10:11

Dashar Maha Kumbh is being organized on the confluence of sacred rivers Sindh and Vitasta in the district of Ganderbal , on June 14th in Kashmir. All the Kashmiri Pandits were expected to participate in…

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Ujjain Simhastha Kumbha Mela Shahi Snan May 09, 2016 16:52

Kumba Mela is a mass Hindu pilgrimage of faith in which Hindus gather to bathe in the sacred river. Kumbha Mela is a riverside festival held once in every twelve years at four locations in…

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A PERSONAL EXPERIENCE WITH ONENESS & THE PHENOMENON & THE GIFT May 04, 2016 15:30

I began my spiritual journey and learning about meditation around the year 2000. At the beginning it seemed that I was not "fit" for this spiritual form of prayer. But I didn't quit. In 2007,…

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‘Rama Nama’ the surest way to attain purity and liberation April 15, 2016 12:20

The epic ‘Ramayana’ gives us the message of Bhagwan Rama's life and teachings to mankind. It is a divine story of the time when lord Vishnu manifested himself in the form of Rama on earth.…

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Ugadi - the New Year of Happiness and Prosperity April 07, 2016 15:29

Yugadi, Telugu: Ugadi/Yugadi, Kannada: Yugadi, Konkani: Yugadi and Marathi: Gudi Padwa is the New Year's Day in the Deccan region of India. It falls on a different day every year because the Hindu calendar is…

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Maha Shivrathri - a night full of spiritual solace March 07, 2016 15:18

Maha Shivaratri is a Hindu festival celebrated annually in reverence of the God Shiva. It is believed to be the day Shiva saved the universe by drinking \\\"haalaahala\\\" the poison that emerged from the churning…

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Vijaya Dashami Celebrations By HSS October 21, 2015 18:20

Dussehra, also known as Vijayadashami, is one of the most important Hindu festivals celebrated in various forms, across India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh. The name Dussehra is derived from Sanskrit Dasha-hara literally means defeat…

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