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  • Boat race festival celebrated in Manipur

    Thousands of people thronged the banks of the Bijoy Govinda Thangapat in Imphal to witness a boat race and offer prayers to Lord Vishnu and Bijoy Govinda. The traditional boat race festival ‘Heikru Hidongba’ has a great traditional significance and is observed with a ritualistic approach across the state. Apart from performing religious rites and rituals and paying obeisance to the Gods for bountiful blessing, an exciting race between two boats is the main highlight of the festival. Governor Najma Heptulla congratulated both the teams

    Sep 03, 2017, 13:26 IST

  • People from different faith pay obeisance to Sufi saint Nasir Main in Barielly

    The shrine attracts people from across the country every year. People come in large numbers to pay their respects to the Sufi saint and seek his blessings. Nasir Main, a native of Sahranpur district, was invited to Barielly by Sufi scholars to promote Sufism in the region.

    Oct 26, 2015, 19:22 IST

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