Articles about Goddess Durga

Hindu New Year 2022: Celebrations in different Indian states

02 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
Hindu New Year 2022: Celebrations in different Indian states

The month of April is all about celebrating various religious festivals with gusto and fervor.

Chaitra Navratri: The nine goddesses worshipped during the nine days

02 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
Chaitra Navratri: The nine goddesses worshipped during the nine days

Chaitra Navratri or Vasant Navratri is a nine-day auspicious festival that will start on April 2 and end on April 11, according to the Hindu Luni-Solar calendar.

Chaitra Navratri 2022: Significance, date, and celebrations

30 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
Chaitra Navratri 2022: Significance, date, and celebrations

It's that time of the year when religious fervor shrouds us for over nine days.

Munger: Police clashes with Durga worshippers; 1 killed, many injured

27 Oct 2020

India
Munger: Police clashes with Durga worshippers; 1 killed, many injured

A man was killed while several others were injured amid clashes during the immersion of Goddess Durga's idol in Bihar's Munger on Monday.

Niece shares image depicting Kamala Harris as Durga, outrage follows

20 Oct 2020

World
Niece shares image depicting Kamala Harris as Durga, outrage follows

A controversy was triggered after Meena Harris, the niece of United States Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate Kamala Harris, tweeted an image depicting the latter as Goddess Durga.

Azaan at Durga Puja Pandal sparks outrage, lawyer files complaint

06 Oct 2019

India
Azaan at Durga Puja Pandal sparks outrage, lawyer files complaint

At a time when festivities have taken over West Bengal, a Durga Puja Pandal in Kolkata has sparked massive outrage on social media.

President Kovind greets citizens on Dussehra, emphasizes women empowerment

18 Oct 2018

India
President Kovind greets citizens on Dussehra, emphasizes women empowerment

President Ram Nath Kovind today greeted the people on the occasion of Durga Puja and Dussehra, exhorting them to work for women empowerment.

Why do we get offended when someone questions our faith?

04 Oct 2018

India
Why do we get offended when someone questions our faith?

We protect the things that we love, and if someone doesn't agree with us, we are offended.

#Loveratri: Salman accused of hurting Hindu sentiments, court orders FIR

12 Sep 2018

Entertainment
#Loveratri: Salman accused of hurting Hindu sentiments, court orders FIR

Controversies go hand-in-hand with Salman Khan, and this has been proved once again as the superstar landed into trouble for his upcoming production 'Loveratri'.

Complaint filed against Salman Khan in Bihar court over 'Loveratri'

06 Sep 2018

Entertainment
Complaint filed against Salman Khan in Bihar court over 'Loveratri'

An advocate on Thursday filed a complaint in a Bihar court against Salman Khan and others associated with his next home production 'Loveratri', alleging that the title of the film hurts Hindu sentiments by deriding the festival of Navaratri.

MP: Woman chops off her tongue, offers it at temple

10 May 2018

India
MP: Woman chops off her tongue, offers it at temple

A 45-year-old woman chopped off her tongue and offered it at a temple in a village in Madhya Pradesh, the police said today.

Photo shows Radhe Maa sitting in police SHO's chair

05 Oct 2017

India
Photo shows Radhe Maa sitting in police SHO's chair

Six police personnel of east Delhi's Vivek Vihar police station, have found themselves in trouble after photos emerged that they had accorded a special welcome to self-styled godwoman Radhe Maa.

Sexy Durga can't be screened, may hurt sentiments: I&B Ministry

27 Sep 2017

Entertainment
Sexy Durga can't be screened, may hurt sentiments: I&B Ministry

After having won accolades at international festivals across the world, it looks like Malayalam film Sexy Durga wouldn't be screened in its home country, India.

Goddess Durga clad in 22kg gold saree at London-themed pandal

26 Sep 2017

India
Goddess Durga clad in 22kg gold saree at London-themed pandal

As Kolkata celebrates Durga Puja in full-swing, one pandal in Santosh Mitra Square has been getting major attraction!

Karnataka: Devotees can now book Chamundeshwari temple darshan tickets online!

07 Sep 2017

Bengaluru
Karnataka: Devotees can now book Chamundeshwari temple darshan tickets online!

Karnataka PWD Minister HC Mahadevappa launched the online booking facility for direct entry tickets for darshan at the Chamundeshwari temple on the Chamundi Hills near Mysuru.