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This is how Yuvika Chaudhary, Prince Narula and other TV stars celebrated Diwali. See pic | tv

This is how Yuvika Chaudhary, Prince Narula and other TV stars celebrated Diwali. See pic | tv

Not just the big Bollywood stars, but many other celebs, particularly from the television industry also celebrated the festival of lights with much fanfare. It was light, diyas, puja and sweets for these stars while some took to social media to wish everyone for Diwali. Among them was talented actor ...

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Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Today is Gauri Puja, here’s the reason it is celebrated | more lifestyle

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Today is Gauri Puja, here’s the reason it is celebrated | more lifestyle

During the 10 days of Ganapati festival, many communities in India perform Gauri Puja. This year, Gauri Puja begins on September 15 with the avahan (welcoming) of the goddess Gauri, and ends on September 17th with visarjan. In many regional cultures, Gauri is considered to be Ganesha’s sisters — Jyestha ...

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Happy Teachers’ Day 2018: Why is Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan’s Birthday Celebrated As Teachers’ Day?

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Updated: September 4, 2018 5:57:13 pm Teachers’ Day 2018 will be celebrated on September 5 to mark Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan’s birth anniversary. (Source: Express archive photo) Every year, on September 5, to mark the birth anniversary of Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, people across India celebrate ...

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Janmashtami: Prominent places where Krishna’s birth is celebrated

Written by Navina Lamba | New Delhi | Updated: September 3, 2018 2:47:27 pm Here are a few places in India where Janmashtami is celebrated with great vigour and enthusiasm, in often similar ways but also with regional peculiarities. (Source: Wikimedia Commons) Janmashtami, the festival that commemorates the birth of ...

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It’s Rakshabandhan 2018, here are 5 ways in which the festival is celebrated across India | art and culture

Rakshabandhan is a festival that celebrates the relationship between a brother and a sister. On this day, sisters tie rakhis around the wrist of the brother, signifying their affection towards him, and apply tilak on their forehead. The ceremony ends with the sister offering sweets to the brother and the ...

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Celebrated chef Anthony Bourdain to be immortalised in a documentary

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Published: August 20, 2018 7:52:17 pm Anthony Bourdain passed away in June this year. (Source: File Photo) Earlier this year, the news of Anthony Bourdain’s suicide caught everyone unaware and also led to an outpouring of grief from all corners of the world. ...

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Nobel Laurate VS Naipaul passes away: A list of his most celebrated works

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Updated: August 12, 2018 12:01:14 pm VS Naipaul was a writer with no fixed roots. (Source: Wikimedia Commons) His politics, behaviour and judgment were often suspect, but it’s difficult to fault VS Naipaul’s writing. The Nobel Laureate passed away on Saturday (August 11) at ...

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Friendship Day 2018: How is Friendship Day Celebrated?

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Dellhi | Updated: August 4, 2018 3:04:17 pm Friendship Day 2018: What are your plans for the day with your buddies? (Source: File Photo) Not that friendship needs a day to celebrate the bond that two people share, but the first Sunday of August is ...

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Friendship Day 2018 Date: When is Friendship Day celebrated in India?

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Updated: August 3, 2018 2:26:49 pm Friendship Day 2018 Date: In India, the first Sunday of August is celebrated as Friendship Day. (Source: File Photo) Friendship Day 2018 Date in India: Friendship Day in India is celebrated on the first Sunday in the ...

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Global Beatles Day: What is it and why is it celebrated

By: Lifestyle Desk | Updated: June 25, 2018 3:19:21 pm The reason for choosing June 25 to celebrate Global Beatles Day has a story behind it. Once famously said by John Lennon that they are more famous than Jesus, the fame of English band The Beatles needs no retelling. Comprising ...

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