Jhandewalan Temple, Delhi

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Morning Arti Performed At Delhi's Jhandewalan Temple: 2nd Day Navratri

Morning arti was performed at Jhandewalan Temple at Delhi on the second day of Navratri, and it will continue till October 15, as this year "Ashtmi falls" on October 13, while Dashmi on October 15. Delhi Disaster Management Authority has granted permission to open religious places adhering to the Covid-19 protocols. As per the orders, sprinkling holy water and giving Prasad is not permitted inside the temple.

Fri, 08 Oct 2021 - 10:31 AM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Navratri, temple, DDMA, Delhi

Courtesy: ANI News

Durga Puja Idols

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Kolkata Celebrates Durga Pooja With Gold; Idol Wears Gold Saree

Durga Puja festival begins from October 7 and every year Kolkata is known for its decorations of the pandals and the Durga idol. This year, two idols of Durga have been installed by Bandhu Mahal Club in Baguiati, out of which, one has golden eyes and the other wears an embroided saree. Moreover, the saree has 6 grams of gold and the eyes are made of 10-11 grams of gold.

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 06:58 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Durga Puja, Navratri, Kolkata, Covid-19

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Tatha Yatra at Jaipur, Odisha

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Rath Yatra To Begin Ahead Of Durga Puja; COVID Protocols Mandatory

Owing to the COVID-19 protocols, the 9-day Rath Yatra at Biraja Temple started on October 6 in Jaipur. The District Magistrate Chakravarti Singh Rathore stated that due to the pandemic we are trying to balance people's life as people can visit to temple between 5 AM to 1 PM. Further, Rama Chandra Pani, a local priest said, "we are not allowed to participate but darshan is allowed."

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 01:00 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Navratri, Rath Yatra, Jaipur, Odisha, Covid-19

Courtesy: Ani News

PM Narendra Modi

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PM Modi Wishes People On 1st Day Of Navratri

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of first day of Navratri, reportedly prayed that the festival will bring strength, good health and prosperity in everyone's lives. He also wished people good luck for the upcoming 9 days of Navratri, over a tweet. He also shared a picture of him worshiping Maa Durga including a video of Stuti devoted Goddesses Shailputri who's worshiped on the first day of Navratri.

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 11:32 AM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Navratri, dusshera, PM Narendra Modi, Durga Puja

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An idol of Durga.

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Bengaluru's BBMP Issues New Guidelines for Durga Puja Celebration

Bengaluru's Bruhath Bengaluru Mahanagara Pallike (BBMP) issued new guidelines for Durga Puja celebration in the city between October 11-15. The guidelines state: One idol can be installed per ward, only 50 devotees are allowed during prayers, Idol cannot be above four feet, Prasad distribution isn't allowed, only 10 members can attend Debi Boron, and DJs aren't allowed. Notably, the organizers will be responsible to ensure the… read-more

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 06:46 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Durga Pooja, Navratri, Bangalore, Covid-19

Courtesy: Times Now News

Girl Child

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Jharkhand: Couples Congregate Outside Old Temple, Pray for Girl Child

Dozens of Couples queued for hours outside a 170-year-old temple in Jharkhand, praying to be blessed with a daughter. Every year people from distant places come to this remote temple to offer prayers to a 150-year-old pot and to Siddhidatri Durga, who is believed to bless the couples with a girl child. The flow of devotees remain throughout the year with an increase during Navratri.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 - 01:47 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Jharkhand, National news, Girl Child, Navratri

Idols

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Photos Of 'Doctor Durga' Idol Killing 'Coronasur' Become Viral

Photos of an idol, wherein goddess Durga is shown as a doctor killing 'Coronasur', has taken off the internet. The idol depicts the goddess in a lab coat killing the coronavirus with a giant syringe, and an ambulance in the background. The photos are receiving an overwhelming response on social media, delivering a message of '… read-more

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 11:16 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Viral Photo, Navratri, Coronavirus, Viral Story

Courtesy: Times Now