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  • Parsis protest against Mumbai Metro III, want the route to be changed

    Parsis protest against underground Metro III route; want it to be changed, as it will pass under two fire temples and threatens the historic Bhikha Behram well

    Oct 14, 2017, 14:46 IST

  • Sara Ali Khan looks innocently beautiful in her debut film 'Kedarnath'

    Saif Ali Khan's daughter Sara Ali Khan, who is all geared up to debut opposite Sushant Singh Rajput in Abhishek Kapoor's 'Kedarnath' has finally revealed her first look from the film. Instead of an ultra-glamorous role to kick off her career, Sara has decided to don traditional outfits for her character in the love story set against the backdrop of the Kedarnath Temple in Uttarakhand

    Oct 09, 2017, 13:16 IST

  • Mumbai: Lightning strikes man near Mahalaxmi temple

    A 35-year-old man lost his life when lightning struck him near the Mahalaxmi temple premises at around 5pm yesterday

    Oct 07, 2017, 10:58 IST

  • 100-foot tall statue of Narendra Modi to be built in Meerut

    A grand temple in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut is going to build a 100-foot statue in honour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. JP Singh, a supporter of PM Modi, said that the temple will be built on five acres of land in the Sardhana area of Meerut. Speaking to media, JP Singh said a 100 foot statue of the Prime Minister will be installed, as he is inspired by the love PM Modi has for the country. He said the bhoomi pujan would be held on October 23. Singh added that the estimated expenditure of 10 crore would be generated out of public donations

    Oct 06, 2017, 21:32 IST

  • Mumbai crime: 85-year-old conman held for duping 50 seniors of cash and gold

    The frail old fraudster would only target fellow senior citizens, often those aged above 70 years

    Oct 03, 2017, 14:07 IST

  • Watch: Garba with dustbins to spread message of 'Clean India'

    A number of people, including children, performed garba carrying dustbins in their hands, to spread the message of cleanliness in Gujarat’s Vadodara on Thursday night. It was the eight day (ashtami) of Navratri Festival.

    Sep 29, 2017, 10:16 IST

  • Watch Video: Aarti of Goddess Durga on 8th day of Navratri

    Keeping their fingers crossed their Ma Durga will fulfill their deeds, devotees in large numbers thronged Mumbai-based famous Mumba Devi Temple and performed aarti on early Thursday morning. It’s the eighth day of nine-day-long Navratri Festival. The religious festival marks the victory of Goddess Durga over a demon named Mahishasura and epitomises the victory of good over evil. The festival is also significant for new beginnings and making investments.

    Sep 28, 2017, 10:51 IST

  • Devotees throng temples on commencement of Navratri

    Parts of the nation are drenched in the frenzy of Durga Puja. Devotees in large numbers thronged temples and offered their prayers on the first day of Navratri on Thursday early morning. The auspicious festival is celebrated for nine consecutive days.

    Sep 21, 2017, 11:51 IST

  • Learn the Japanese way of sculpting candies, pick up origami bookmarks at a fest

    In a YouTube video, 27-year-old Tokyo-based artist Shinri Tezuka is seen engrossed in Amezaiku, the now rare Japanese art of sculpting candy that dates back to the 1600s, when they were used as offerings at temples in Kyoto

    Sep 13, 2017, 14:30 IST

  • Watch: Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Shwedagon Pagoda

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday visited the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon. The Prime Minister offered prayers and performed rituals at the temple. Prime Minister Modi will also visit the Kalibari Temple and heavy security is in place

    Sep 07, 2017, 12:37 IST

  • Mumbaikars flock to Siddhivinayak Temple to attend morning aarti

    housands of devotees flocked Mumbai’s one of the prominent Siddhivinayak Temple to attend the early morning aarti of Lord Ganesha in Mumbai on Sunday.

    Sep 03, 2017, 13:44 IST

  • Devotees at Siddhivinayak Temple get free diabetes and eye check-up

    Outside Siddhivinayak Temple, thousands get free diabetes and eye check-up at state-of-the-art medical camp

    Sep 02, 2017, 08:18 IST

  • Ganesh Chaturthi: Devotees throng Siddhivinayak Temple to attend morning aarti

    Thousands of devotees thronged Mumbai’s one of the renowned Siddhivinayak Temple to attend the early morning aarti of Lord Ganesha in Mumbai on Tuesday. Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the most popular Hindu festivals celebrated with great zeal and enthusiasm across the country

    Aug 29, 2017, 18:54 IST

  • Marathi TV actresses sing bhajans at Siddhivinayak

    Popular actresses from Marathi television actresses like Saylee Sanjeev, Mayuri Deshmukh, Anita Date, Prajakta Mali joined in singing bhajans with Anuradha Paudwal at Siddhivinayak temple at Prabhadevi in Mumbai

    Aug 27, 2017, 15:55 IST

  • Devotees offer prayers at Siddhivinayak Temple on Ganesh Chaturthi

    On the auspicious day of Ganesh Chaturthi, people flocked to the Siddhivinayak Temple in Mumbai's Prabhadevi to offer their prayers to Ganpati Bappa

    Aug 26, 2017, 15:14 IST

  • Esha Deol: We took pheras, I joked hubby's stuck with me again

    Five years after tying the knot at Juhu's ISKCON temple, Esha Deol and her husband Bharat Takhtani were at the temple again yesterday to celebrate another new chapter in their lives

    Aug 25, 2017, 19:04 IST

  • Sikhs celebrate 413th anniversary of "Guru Granth Sahib" installation

    Hundreds of devotees congregated in Sikh Shrine Golden temple to mark the 413th anniversary of installing of holy book Guru Granth Sahib. The voluminous book was completed in1604 and was installed at the Golden Temple. The whole complex was decorated and lit up to celebrate the occasion. The massive project to compile Guru Granth Sahib, which has hymns from some of the 10 Sikh gurus, was undertaken by fifth guru of the Sikhs, Guru Arjan Dev. A Sikh leader, Amarjeet Singh, said it was an auspicious day for the Sikh community and it is celebrated with lot of enthusiasm and fervour. Sikh devotees carried the book in a palanquin during a religious procession inside the premises of the Golden Temple. Devotees were also seen lighting candles and earthen lamps. Devotees came from across India and enjoyed being part of the celebrations. Every year, the Sikhs celebrate the anniversary with great fanfare and fervour with the best part being the fireworks. The Guru Granth Sahib is a voluminous text of 1430 parts. The text is regarded by the Sikhs as living embodiment of their 10 leaders and the text is pivotal in worship in Sikhism.

    Aug 24, 2017, 17:30 IST

  • Tanaaz and Bakhtiyaar Irani celebrate Parsi New Year in Mumbai

    Tanaaz and Bakhtiyaar Irani walk out of a fire temple on the occasion of the Parsi New Year, Navroze, at Marine Lines on Thursday

    Aug 18, 2017, 13:50 IST

  • Mumbai's first Ganesh mandal turns 125 this year!

    Mumbai's first Ganesh mandal turns 125 this year, and no, it still won't play to the gallery

    Aug 13, 2017, 10:13 IST

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