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River Ganges lit up for Dev Diwali  Nov 26, 5:47 pm
Varanasi, Nov. 26 (ANI): Devotees thronged Varanasi in large numbers to celebrate the Dev Diwali or Diwali of gods.
Prayer for Paris and pledge for world peace on banks of Mother Ganga  Nov 18, 5:59 pm
Rishikesh, Nov. 18 (ANI): In the wake of the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, the violence in Beirut and the refugee crisis across Europe, saints, pilgrims, devotees and yogis from all across India and the world joined together to pray and pledge for world peace and humanity,
Devotees throng river banks to worship Sun God on occasion of Chhath  Nov 17, 8:14 pm
New Delhi, Nov.17 (ANI): Devotees in Bihar and across North India thronged river banks to worship Sun God by offering prayers, standing waist-deep in water for the longevity and well-being of their family members on Tuesday on the occasion of two-day Chhath festival.
Devotees throng Lord Ayyappa temple in Kerala during pilgrimage season  Nov 17, 5:58 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov. 17 (ANI): Devotees in large numbers thronged the Lord Ayyappa temple in Kerala as the two-month long 'Mandalam- Makaravilakku' pilgrimage season began on Monday.
Devotees take holy dip at Golden Temple on occasion of 'Bandi Chhor Divas'  Nov 11, 5:03 pm
Amritsar, Nov. 11 (ANI): Sikh devotees on Wednesday thronged at the Golden Temple in Amritsar to celebrate 'Bandi Chhor Divas, or Prisoners Release Day, to take a dip in the holy water.
B'desh PM to exchange Durga Puja greetings with devotees   Oct 20, 11:18 am
Dhaka, Oct 20 (ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to visit mandaps at the Dhakeshwari National Temple and R.K. Mission in Dhaka to exchange greetings with Hindu devotees celebrating Mahasaptami Puja.
Devotees perform Garba dance in Ahmedabad on occasion of Navratri  Oct 14, 9:23 am
Ahmedabad (Gujarat), Oct.14 (ANI): Hundreds of Hindu devotees, especially women, performed the traditional Garba dance with fervor and gaiety here on the first day of the nine-day-long Navratri festival on Tuesday.
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.