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  • Significance of Dhanteras during Diwali

    Find out the significance of Dhanteras and why it is celebrated on the first day of Diwali in this video.

    Oct 17, 2017, 12:43 IST

  • Demand of earthen lamps surges ahead of Diwali

    Ahead of the gleaming festival of Diwali, potters in Uttar Pradesh are busy preparing earthen lamps. Hindu festival of lights, Diwali, is just around the corner and demand for the article goes up during this time of the year. In holy city of Varanasi, potters are making more than 1,000 lamps in a day to meet the surge in demand. These potters otherwise make clay utensils. However, the demand of clay lamps or diyas has been steadily decreasing over the years with the advent of cheap and decorative LED lights in the markets. The ages old festival of Diwali marks the homecoming of Hindu god, Lord Rama, after an exile of 14 years. On this day, people illuminate their houses with different types of lamps and lights. Fireworks displays and exchange of gifts and sweets with friends and family are an integral part of the festival celebration

    Oct 11, 2017, 19:38 IST

  • Bans firecrackers: Shop owners request SC to extend sale for Diwali only

    After the Supreme Court on Monday ban on the sale of firecrackers till November 1 in the national capital, cracker shop owners condemned the decision. They said Diwali is the most auspicious festival and without firework it would lose its charm

    Oct 10, 2017, 10:44 IST

  • Aamir Khan, Virat Kohli shoot for a special Diwali show

    Mr. Perfectionist Aamir Khan and Indian skipper Virat Kohli have teamed up for a special Diwali chat show to promote the actor’s upcoming film ‘Secret Superstar’. Taking out time from their hectic work schedules, the duo was recently spotted shooting a Diwali special show in Malad, Mumbai. The ‘PK’ actor was accompanied by his son, Azad on the sets. Aamir was seen holding a cricket jersey, while Virat was spotted with a clap-board in his hand. The special episode will have both Aamir and Virat getting candid about their lives. For the first time ever, the audience will get to witness two of India's biggest icons in the same frame at their candid best as both will be seen sharing their few secrets

    Oct 04, 2017, 19:17 IST

  • First glimpse of Soha and Kunal's daughter Inaaya Naumi Kemmu!

    We recently shared that Kunal Kemmu and Soha Ali Khan are blessed with a baby girl and the proud parents have named their bundle of joy as Inaaya Naumi Kemmu. And now, we have the first glimpse of the little girl. On Monday, Soha and Kunal took Inaaya home and also posed for the shutterbugs

    Oct 03, 2017, 12:27 IST

  • Inferno at firecracker factory claims 8 lives

    At least eight people were charred to death while 25 others sustained injuries after an inferno broke out at a firecracker factory in Jharkhand’s Jamshedpur on Monday morning. The accident took place in Kumardubi village area. Around five fire tenders were deployed on duty to douse the flames

    Sep 25, 2017, 21:22 IST

  • Bollywood's grand parties of 2016!

    Which were the top 5 grand parties of Bollywood in the year 2016? What made those parties talk of the town? Watch this special story to find out

    Dec 30, 2016, 13:18 IST

  • Anil, Sonam and Harshvardhan on a Diwali spree!

    Anil Kapoor celebrated Diwali with kids; Sonam and Harshvardhan Kapoor. Watch this video to view their extravagant celebration…

    Nov 02, 2016, 08:35 IST

  • Who was the special guest in Aamir's Diwali bash?

    Aamir Khan hosted a party to celebrate Diwali 2016. From Mukesh Ambani to Sachin Tendulkar and many Bollywood stars attended the party. Watch video for more details

    Nov 02, 2016, 08:34 IST

  • Amitabh, Aamir, SRK and Ranbir celebrate Diwali

    Watch our exclusive video to find out how were your favorite Bollywood stars partying away, this Diwali 2016.

    Nov 02, 2016, 08:31 IST

  • Amitabh Bachchan's Diwali party of 2016!

    Which stars attended Bachchan’s Diwali bash? Watch video

    Oct 31, 2016, 16:40 IST

  • Ekta Kapoor's Diwali bash 2016

    Many Bollywood and TV celebs attended Ekta Kapoor's Diwali Party. Watch video

    Oct 31, 2016, 16:26 IST

  • Ankita Shorey celebrates Diwali

    Ankita Shorey celebrated the festival of lights with much fervour. Watch video

    Oct 31, 2016, 13:43 IST

  • Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma's special Diwali!

    Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma celebrated Diwali together. Watch video to see their celebration

    Oct 30, 2016, 16:06 IST

  • How did Urvashi Rautela celebrate her Diwali?

    Watch Urvashi’s special Diwali celebration!

    Oct 30, 2016, 14:15 IST

  • Bollywood's big Diwali parties!

    Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Aamir Khan; many stars’ Diwali parties are known for their grandeur. Watch video to know more about those parties

    Oct 30, 2016, 12:08 IST

  • How did Hrishitaa Bhatt make her Diwali special?

    Watch our video to see how is Hrishitaa Bhatt celebrating her Diwali.

    Oct 29, 2016, 15:46 IST

  • What is the divine connection between SRK and Diwali?

    What is the special relationship that Shah Rukh Khan shares with Diwali? Watch this special story to find out.

    Oct 29, 2016, 14:15 IST

  • Celebrate Diwali with John, Ajay and other B-town stars

    Bollywood celebs have a special message for all Jagran patrons, this Diwali.

    Oct 29, 2016, 12:23 IST

  • 'Bigg Boss 10' Day 12: Contestants break down on missing Diwali back home

    On Day 12 of 'Bigg Boss 10', The day begins with Bigg Boss surprising the housemates by keeping gifts in the storeroom sent by their family and loved ones.

    Oct 29, 2016, 10:20 IST

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