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Mufti Mohammad Sayeed seeks 'credible inquiry' into Hajj stampede  Oct 3, 10:35 pm
Srinagar, Oct. 3 (ANI): Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, on Saturday sought a credible inquiry to establish the number of devotees killed in the stampede during Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.
Devotees swarm 'Siddhivinayak Temple' on Ganesh Chaturthi  Sep 17, 9:13 am
Mumbai, Sept. 17 (ANI): Thousands of devotees thronged Siddhivinayak Temple here on Thursday to take part in the 'Aarti' on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi.
Devotees throng Golden Temple to celebrate holy book's installation  Sep 15, 11:25 pm
Amritsar, Sept. 15 (ANI): Devotees thronged the Golden Temple here yesterday to be a part of the grand celebrations for the installation of holy book Guru Granth Sahib.
Kumbh Mela: Thousands take holy dip on second 'Shahi Snan'  Sep 13, 5:27 pm
Nashik, Sept. 13 (ANI): Thousands of devotees, including ash-smeared Naga sadhus, on Sunday took a holy dip in the Godavari River during the second 'Shahi Snan' ritual of the Kumbh Mela here.
Devotees gather for second Shahi Snan at Nasik, Tryambakeshwar  Sep 12, 9:17 am
Nasik, Sept.12 (ANI): Thousands of devotees have started gathering at Nasik and Tryambakeshwar for second Shahi Snan to be held on Sunday morning.
Dalai Lama concludes Buddhist teaching session in Dharamsala  Sep 10, 9:38 pm
Dharamsala, Sept. 10 (ANI): A four-day long Buddhist teaching session by spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, ended in Dharamsala on Thursday. The session was attended by monks, nuns and devotees from across the world.
Thousands converge at Kumbh Mela on occasion of second 'Royal Bath'  Sep 6, 10:55 pm
Nashik, Sept. 6 (ANI): Thousands of devotees, including ash-smeared holy Hindu men, took a dip in the waters on the banks of the sacred Godavari river, during the second royal bath (shahi snan) ritual of the Kumbh Mela on Sunday in Nashik.
Devotees celebrate birth anniversary of Lord Krishna in Mumbai  Sep 6, 10:27 pm
Mumbai, Sept. 6 (ANI): Devotees in Mumbai city participated in the event of 'Dahi Handi' on Sunday to celebrate the festival of Janmashtami, the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna.
Devotees revel in Janmashtami celebrations in Mathura  Sep 6, 9:14 pm
Mathura, Sept. 6 (ANI): Soaked in religious fervour and festive spirit, thousands of devotees thronged Mathura on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday to celebrate birth anniversary of Lord Krishna.
Krishna devotees swarm ISKON temple on Janmashtami  Sep 5, 10:27 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 5 (ANI): Thousands thronged ISKCON temple here on Saturday to offer prayers on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami.
Lakhs gather to take holy bath during Kumbh festival in Nashik and Trimbakeshwar  Aug 29, 8:40 am
Nashik, Aug. 29 (ANI): Lakhs of devotees have thronged the twin pilgrim centres of Nashik and Trimbakeshwar on Saturday morning for the first 'Shahi Snan' (Royal Bath) of the Kumbh Mela.
Devotees observe 'Somvar Sawan' in honour of Lord Shiva in Varanasi and Ujjain  Aug 24, 9:25 am
Varanasi/Ujjain, Aug.24 (ANI): Hindu devotees from all walks of life gathered on the banks of a river in Varanasi and near a temple in Ujjain early on Monday to observe the holy festival of "Somvar Swan", which is dedicated and held in honour of Lord Shiva, the God of Destruction and one of the holy trinity.
Saffron-clad pilgrims throng temples to mark occasion of 'Shivratri'  Aug 12, 7:18 pm
Haridwar, Aug 12 (ANI): Shivratri, observed in reverence of Lord Shiva, falls on the fourteenth night of the new moon. Kanwarias or devotees of Lord Shiva offered prayers on Wednesday at temples in the holy town of Haridwar, Uttarakhand.
Jharkhand stampede: 11 killed, 50 injured at Deoghar temple  Aug 10, 9:05 am
Deoghar (Jharkhand), Aug. 10 (ANI): At least 11 'Kanwarias' devotees, including one woman, were killed and 50 others injured in a stampede at Durga temple in Belabagan area of Jharkhand's Deoghar district on Monday morning.
Kharchi festival promotes peace, unity among people in Tripura  Aug 1, 10:51 pm
Agartala, Aug, 1 (ANI): The week-long Kharchi festival was celebrated with a lot of pomp and gaiety in Tripura recently.
Puri Rath yatra concluding ceremony watched by one million devotees  Jul 31, 5:44 pm
Puri, Odisha, July 31 (ANI): Over a million devotees from across the world gathered here yesterday to witness the culmination of the annual rath yatra or chariot festival.
Devotees throng Puri to witness 'Bahuda Yatra'  Jul 26, 2:29 pm
Puri (Odisha), July 26 (ANI): Thousands of devotees on Sunday thronged the holy city of Puri to witness the world-famous Bahuda Yatra, the return car festival, of the deities - lord Jagannath, lord Balabhadra, lord Sudarshan and Devi Subhadra.
Devotees throng Puri ahead of annual 'Rath Yatra'  Jul 17, 10:38 pm
Puri (Odisha), July 17 (ANI): Devotees have thronged the temple town of Puri in Odisha as preparations are in full swing for the annual 'Rath Yatra' which will commence tomorrow.
Devotees throng banks of river Ganges in Allahabad on 'Ganga Dussehra'  May 28, 5:17 pm
Allahabad, May 28 (ANI): People in Allahabad took a holy dip in river Ganges on Thursday to celebrate the festival 'Ganga Dussehra', which marks the descent of river Ganges on the earth.
Devotees willing to go overseas visit 'visa god' temple in Hyderabad  May 20, 9:27 am
Hyderabad (Telangana), May 20 (ANI): A temple in Hyderabad is popular among people seeking higher study and job opportunities in foreign lands.
Sikhs celebrate 'Gurta Gadhi Diwas' at Amritsar's Golden Temple complex  May 12, 1:39 pm
Amritsar, May 12 (ANI): Thousands of Sikh devotees thronged the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Monday to celebrate 'Gurta Gadhi Diwas', the anniversary of the coronation of the community's sixth Sikh guru, Guru Hargobind.
Pak issues visa to Sikh devotees for Baisakhi  Apr 9, 1:30 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 9 (ANI): The Pakistan High Commission has issued visas to almost 2,000 Sikh devotees for Baisakhi.
Devotees throng banks of Ganges to take holy dip on lunar eclipse   Apr 5, 10:17 am
New Delhi, April. 5 (ANI): Thousands of devotees took a holy dip in river Ganges in Varanasi on the occasion of lunar eclipse.
Devotees celebrate Holi at Banke Bihari temple  Mar 6, 9:53 am
Mathura, Mar. 6 (ANI): Thousands thronged the Banke Bihari temple here on Friday morning to celebrate Holi.
Indian yoga guru Bikram Choudhury facing 6 sexual assault charges in US  Feb 25, 9:37 am
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Bikram Choudhury, renowned Indian yoga guru who has celebrity devotees like Madonna, David Beckham, Jennifer Aniston and George Clooney, is facing sexual assault lawsuits in US.