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7 wonders: Mumbai's most popular Ganeshas

The 10-day extravaganza is on in Mumbai as it hosts its most favourite deity. Rediff.com takes a look at the city’s rich and famous Ganpati mandals.Photographs: Sahil Salvi GSB Seva Mandal......

Sai Baba should NOT be worshipped as deity: Dharma Sansad

A two-day-long 'Dharma Sansad' convened by the Shankaracharya Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati of Dwarka Peeth has passed a resolution that Sai Baba, the 19th century saint from Shirdi, should not be......

Grandest Ganpatis in Mumbai: Sweet, shiny and spectacular

Mumbai is immersed in festive fervour as its most favourite deity -- Lord Ganesha -- is back. The celebrations are as big as ever, undeterred by the slipping Rupee or the economic slowdown, and......

Making way for the god of all things, Mumbai style

Mahesh Vijapurkar on how the celebrations for Mumbai's favourite deity are now a combination of crass commerce and politics. When Lokmanya Tilak visited a Sarvajanik Ganpati festivity in a chawl in......

PHOTOS: First glimpse of Lalbaugcha Raja

Preparations are in full swing in Mumbai as it readies to welcome its most favourite deity with only two days left for Ganesh Chaturthi. Here's the first glimpse of Mumbai's most famous idol......

Aadhaar card to Lord Hanuman a rare mistake: UIDAI

Following reports that an Aadhaar card was issued in the name of Hindu deity Hanuman in Sikar, Rajasthan, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has termed the incident an......

Aadhaar card to Lord Hanuman a rare mistake: UIDAI

Following reports that an Aadhaar card was issued in the name of Hindu deity Hanuman in Sikar, Rajasthan, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has termed the incident an......

How this sleepy town became the centre for a major steel plant

Once a ghost town, Burnpur is beginning to take-off, thanks to a revived steel plant. Yet, an obscure tribal deity is preventing it from coming into its own. It is 6 pm, yet the hustle and......

Maran, a master strategist

Named Thyagaraja Sundaram at birth after the presiding deity of Thiruvaiyaru, known as a culture-centre in the Cauvery delta of the yore, Murasoli Maran -- who died in Chennai on Sunday -- was......

DoT calls advisory group meet on net neutrality on April 27

The Department of Telecommunication has called a meeting of Multistakeholder Advisory Group to discuss net neutrality on April 27. "A committee has been constituted in DoT to examine various......

PIX: Shilpa Shetty, Hrithik, Ameesha's Ganpati Visarjan looked like a lot of fun!

Kicking off the 11-day Ganpati celebrations, several stars welcomed the deity into their homes last week.Some of them constituted the first batch of celebrities who bid Ganpati goodbye after a day......

Bal Hanuman 2 review: Take the kids

Since this is a sequel it goes without saying the first film would have done well.As Hanuman is a much-revered deity, most people would return to the theatres for the second part. Thankfully the......

Images: Celebrities' Day Out

Priyanka Chopra seeks blessings from Lord Ganesha, the Hindu deity of prosperity, during the celebrations for Ganesh Chaturthi, in Mumbai on...

Rajni's best negative role?

He might be the reigning deity of Tamil cinema now, but there was a time when Rajnikanth used to play the bad guy to the hilt. Be it Balachandar's 1976 hit Moondru Mudichu, where he plays a......

PIX: Bajrang Dal protests against PK in Jammu

Members of the right-wing outfit burn PK posters.   Alleging that Aamir Khan-starrer film PK hurts religious sentiments of the Hindu community, right-wing organisation Bajrang......

Exclusive: Sachin Tendulkar: A hundred reasons to smile

The attention Sachin Tendulkar receives goes beyond mere adulation and enters the world of veneration. Is any deity ever worshipped more, asks Mike Selvey, former English Test cricketer, now the......
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Outing with a purpose

Lord Kallazhagar leaving the Thenur Mandapam on the Vaigai, in Madurai on Garuda Vahanam after the ritual of redeeming the curse of Mandooga... ...

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On a drive with Radha-Krishna's love story

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Stills of the multimedia presentation of Gita Govinda Stills of the multimedia presentation of Gita... ...

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US-educated Yaduveer is Mysuru's new 'Maharaja'

In a traditional ceremony, US-educated Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar, the adopted son of Pramoda Devi Wadiyar, was on Thursday crowned as... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/mysore-to-coronate-its-new-king-yaduveer-wadiyar-today/20150528.htm
Sculptors to be trained in clay modelling

VADODARA: State government's Matikam Kalakari and Rural Technology Institute (MKRTI) will train sculptors in the city to make idols of clay instead... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/vadodara/Sculptors-to-be-trained-in-clay-modelling/articleshow/47453553.cms
Boy 'Sacrificed'

DHENKANAL: A 13-year-old boy Anshuman Samal was killed and his body cut into pieces by one Susanta Samal in Gadapalasuni village under Parjang... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/Boy-Sacrificed/2015/05/28/article2836941.ece

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