Festivities(Search results - 24)
India26, Oct 2020, 2:20 PM
Mysuru Dasara: Section 144 imposed around Mysuru Palace to avoid public gathering
The Mysuru district administration has imposed section144 around Mysuru Palace to avoid gathering of public around the palace during the festivities happening the entire day.
India26, Oct 2020, 11:39 AM
Last day of Mysuru Dasara; Watch the Jamboo Savari live from your homes
All the festivities and the Jamboo Savari will be telecasted live on Doordarshan Chandana, news channels and social media platforms this year. The Jamboo Savari will be held between 3:40pm and 4:15pm.
India21, Oct 2020, 12:24 PM
West Bengal: Dhakis rue lack of work this Durga puja
Dhakis are traditional drummers who play the drum known as ‘dhak’ during Hindu festivals, particularly during the Durga Puja festivities in Bengal. The dhakis used to play the ‘dhak’ in front of Sealdah station every year before puja. But this year, most of the dhakis could not come to Kolkata because the train services is not resumed. On the other hand, the puja committees in Kolkata have decided not to play ‘dhak’ this year due to the low budget. Therefore, the dhakis have incurred heavy losses.
India19, Oct 2020, 11:20 AM
Karnataka: State government imposes restrictions on Eid processions
The Karnataka government has issued an order prohibiting any processions or programmes to celebrate Eid-Milad festivities on October 30, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
India15, Oct 2020, 10:44 AM
Karnataka: Talacauvery gears up for low-key Theerthodbhava
Kodagu is gearing up for its much-awaited annual festival Theerthodbhava on October 17. However, due to COVID-19 the festivities are going to be low-key this year and no visitors will be allowed.
Health13, Oct 2020, 4:05 PM
Sangram Singh: If festivities are more important than your life during pandemic, it's your call to make
Sangram Singh happens to be a professional wrestler, besides being an actor, motivational speaker, philanthropist and a health expert. With the tough circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, Sangram provides insights on how to keep one safe, both physically and mentally.
India8, Oct 2020, 10:53 AM
Karnataka: Dasara festivities likely to be confined to Mysuru Palace and Chamundi Hills
Karnataka Health Minister B Sriramulu has said on Wednesday there is a general view that the Dasara festival should be confined to the Mysuru Palace and Chamundi Hills this year. The officials are planning to cut down on the light decorations all over the city.
India6, Oct 2020, 10:01 AM
Karnataka: Dasara festivities to be simple, says minister K Sudhakar
Medical Education Minister K Sudhakar has stated that Dasara festivities will be simple in Karnataka, to avoid the mistake Kerala made by easing down COVID-19 restrictions to celebrate Onam.
Entertainment30, Sep 2020, 5:49 PM
Actor, MP Nusrat Jahan’s pic as goddess Durga leads to death threats on social media
Trinamool Congress MP and film star Nusrat Jahan has received death threats on social media for dressing up as Goddess Durga for advertisements for a clothing line that she posted on Instagram to celebrate the first day of the upcoming Durga Puja festivities. In reply, a number of hardliners have sent her threatening messages.
India15, Sep 2020, 3:31 PM
Organising Durga puja amid COVID-19 pandemic is a big challenge: Mamata Banerjee
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday (September 14) said an advisory board set up by the state government has described organising Durga Puja festivities this year as a “big challenge” amid the COVID-19 crisis, and advocated erecting open marquees (pandals) as a precautionary measure to contain the virus spread.
India27, Aug 2020, 10:05 AM
Coronavirus: Reduced fear of COVID-19, coupled with festivities, rains lead to lesser number of tests
According to the data, the number of tests in Delhi witnessed a decline in August as compared to July
India7, Aug 2020, 10:51 AM
Why Onam is celebrated more than other festivals in Kerala
To mark the auspicious day, people offer special prayers and draw flower rangolis called Pookkalam near their doors to welcome king Mahabali
Lifestyle10, Mar 2020, 3:33 PM
Happy Holi: New Rangoli designs to mark the festivities
Holi is a Hindu spring festival in India, also known as the festival of colours or the festival of love. Rangoli is an eternal tradition that is followed all over India. Rangoli is also known as alpana, aripoma, or kolam.
India17, Jan 2020, 8:49 AM
CAA, NPR protests remain peaceful amid festivities in Hyderabad
The entire nation witnessed violent protests opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Population Register (NPR). However, peaceful protest was held against CAA and NPR in Telangana’s Hyderabad.
Entertainment15, Jan 2020, 1:18 PM
From Trisha to Soundaryaa, celebrities enjoy Pongal Festivities with family (In Pictures)
Celebs shared their adorable moments from Pongal right from yummy food to cutesy pictures in traditional wear. Here are our favourites!