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Maa Durga is here... Let's go pandal-hopping

Durga Puja, the festival that honours goddess Durga and celebrates her victory over the mythological demon named Mahishasura, kickstarts on Tuesday.Durga is interpreted as an embodiment of feminine......

PHOTOS: Celebrating the victory of good over evil

Towering effigies of 10-headed demon king Ravana, his son Meghnad and brother Kumbhakaran crackled in fiery splendour marking the triumph of good over evil as gusto and fervour marked Dussehra......

Now posters of 'Ya Modi Sarvbhuteshu' emerge in Varanasi

Even as the controversy surrounding 'Har Har Modi' slogan is yet to die down, supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi have released a new poster in the......

Send us your Durga Puja images

It is time to welcome back Ma Durga, who is on her annual five-day visit to her father Himalaya's home, with her sons Ganesh and Kartik and daughters Saraswati and Lakshmi.Also known as Uma and......

The majestic Mysore dussehra

  Every October, tourists and locals flock to Mysore, the erstwhile princely capital city in Karnataka, to witness the pomp and pageantry of the ten-day dussehra festival.......

Tyeb Mehta's painting fetches $1.54 million

Indian artist Tyeb Mehta set a new record when his painting Mahishasura was bought by a private collector of Indian origin for a whopping $1.584 million at a Christie's auction in New York on......

4 tips on investing in art

Agreed, stocks are currently running hot. According to some estimates real estate is even hotter. While these tried and tested investment avenues offer great return potential on your investments,......

Tyeb Mehta's stock is going up

While India is going ballistic over Tyeb Mehta and his Rs 7 crore benchmark as the highest-ever price for a work of contemporary Indian art, there are a handful of collectors who're chortling all......

  People speak for mahishasura

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Tel Master
Q. Has India matured as a nation ?Its Leaders are Immature and shun responsibility.Its Public does not even realise the Gravity of the Situation and the severity of the crisis they are In.Businessmen Make hay while the sun shines.When will this Nation Mature and stand on its own Feet with a head held high and a strong back Bone.
Tel Master:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/has-india-matured-as-a-nation-its-leaders-are-immature-and-s/27005258/answers/

Sulekha khuntdar
Q. In which Avatar, Devi Durga killed Mahishasura ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. India is a land of festivals. Diwali, the Festival of Lights, is celebrated with fervor and gaiety. The festival is celebrated by young and old,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-avatar-devi-durga-killed-mahishasura-/26591475/answers/27005270

Sulekha khuntdar
Q. what is "Mysore" famous for and where it is exactly ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. Mysore (pronounced /masr/ ( listen) in English, Kannada: Maisru) is the second largest city in the state of Karnataka, India. It is the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-mysore-famous-for-and-where-it-is-exactly-/26591475/answers/19870831

urmila
Q. what is the history of Dandiya and Durgaa mata?
Urmila:  A. As per one legend Mahishasura the mighty demon worshipped Lord Shiva and obtained the power of eternity. So he started to kill and harass innocent...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-history-of-dandiya-and-durgaa-mata/19870818/answers/18217815

  Web results for Mahishasura
New names invoke a hoary past

When Karnataka celebrates its Rajyot sava Day, or state formation day, on November 1, 12 of its cities will officially bear new names. Or rather,... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/New-names-invoke-a-hoary-past/articleshow/44873377.cms
ALL IN A NAME

Bangalore to Bengaluru Earliest mention of Bengaluru is on a 9th century rock edict found in Begur, on city outskirts. Inscription dates back to... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/ALL-IN-A-NAME/articleshow/44871514.cms
Let there be noise

Revelry aside, the puja pandals which dotted West Bengal in early October were also an occasion for philosophical extrapolation. Watching Durga... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/features/blink/know/let-there-be-noise/article6507144.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Muslims participate in Dusshera festivities, promote communal harmony

+ Bareilly, Oct 14 (ANI): India has a rich culture of traditions and festivals. And people here belonging to different communities celebrate... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/tv/muslims-participate-in-dusshera-festivities-promote-communal-harmony-24180
Student groups come to blows over Mahishasura issue at JNU once again

In a repeat of a 2011 incident, different student groups came to blows at Jawaharlal Nehru University on Thursday night over the topic of demon... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/student-groups-come-to-blows-over-mahishasura-issue-at-jnu-once-again/article6491346.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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