Goddess Durga: News

22 Mar 2023


Chaitra Navratri: Know about the nine avatars of Goddess Durga

Also known as Rama Navratri, the auspicious festival of Chaitra Navratri celebrates Goddess Durga.

02 Apr 2022


Hindu New Year 2022: Celebrations in different Indian states

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

02 Apr 2022


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.

30 Mar 2022


Chaitra Navratri 2022: Significance, date, and celebrations

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

27 Oct 2020


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.

20 Oct 2020

Kamala Harris

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.

06 Oct 2019

West Bengal

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.

18 Oct 2018

Ram Nath Kovind

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.

04 Oct 2018

Shah Rukh Khan

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.

10 May 2018

Madhya Pradesh

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.

26 Sep 2017

West Bengal

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!

07 Sep 2017


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.