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Chhath Puja comes to an end with holy dips, prayers to the sun

 The four-day long Chhath festival ended on Thursday with millions, braving the chill and taking a dip in the river to offer prayers to the rising sun.  In Bihar, where the festival is......

Bihar: Govt begins cleaning ghats ahead of Chhath Puja

Sensing anger and unhappiness over the pathetic condition of the 'ghats' (banks) along sacred Ganga river ahead of Chhath Puja -- the most popular Hindu festival in Bihar, the state government has......

In PIX: Chhath celebrated with traditional fervour in Mumbai

Abhishek Mande visits Juhu beach in the wee hours of Wednesday morning with thousands of devotees, as the Chhath puja draws to a close in Mumbai. They stand there in knee-deep waters holding a......

In PIX: Chhath celebrations pass off peacefully in Mumbai

Lakhs of devotees converged at Juhu beach in suburban Mumbai to offer prayers to the Sun God as part of the Chhath Puja festivities which began on Tuesday. Congress MP Sanjay Nirupam, who......

Thousands celebrate Chhath Puja in Bihar

Chhath, a festival to worship the Sun God, was celebrated on Saturday with lakhs of devotees, mostly women, thronging the ghats of numerous rivers in Bihar. The ghats of the Ganga, Kosi, Kiul,......
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Rs 1.6 cr to develop little known places in state tourism minister's constituency

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