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Shocking ritual! Devotees walk on burning coal to appease deity  Jun 14, 1:39 pm
Jalandhar (Punjab), June 14 (ANI): In a shocking and bizarre incident, scores of devotees walk on fire as part of a ritual at the Mariyamma fair in Punjab's Jalandhar city.
Varanasi: Devotees take holy dip in Ganga on 'Ganga Dussehra'  Jun 14, 8:40 am
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), June 14 (ANI): People in Varanasi took a holy dip in river Ganges on Tuesday to celebrate the festival 'Ganga Dussehra', which marks the descent of river Ganges on the earth.
J-K: Devotees gather near Srinagar for 'Kheer Bhawani' festival  Jun 13, 8:50 am
Srinagar, June 13 (ANI): Hundreds of devotees thronged Kheer Bhawani shrine near Srinagar on the occasion of Kheer Bhawani festival yesterday.
ReligiousTrip.com launches in India   Jun 6, 5:39 pm
New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): Counteracting the uncertainties around online religious travel bookings, ReligiousTrip.com announces the launch of its comprehensive services in India. It is essentially an online travel portal that facilitates integrated travelling services for devotees, tourists and seasoned travelers who desire to travel to any religious destination in India.
Almost six crore devotees have taken dip in Simhastha Kumbh mela so far  May 17, 10:34 am
Ujjain (Madhya Pradesh), May 17 (ANI): In Madhya Pradesh, around 5.5 crore devotees have so far taken holy dip in the Kshipra river, where the Simhastha Kumbh mela started late last month in Ujjain.
Nation celebrates Ram Navmi  Apr 15, 8:02 am
Haridwar (Uttarakhand), Ap.15 (ANI): Devotees on Friday morning were seen taking holy dip in Haridwar's Har ki Pauri ghat on the occasion of Ram Navmi, which is being celebrated all across the nation today.
Locals in Gaya cash in on water scarcity by selling holy water to devotees   Apr 1, 3:28 pm
Gaya (Bihar), April. 1 (ANI): Hundreds of devotees in the historical city of Gaya are facing trouble in performing 'Pind Daan' ritual due to water scarcity in the region.
Good Friday: Christians across the globe commemorate crucifixion of Jesus Christ  Mar 25, 10:11 am
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): The international Christian community today commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, with prayers, masses and processions being carried out by devotees.
Devotees play 'Laddoo Holi' in Mathura  Mar 17, 12:17 pm
Mathura (Uttar Pradesh), Mar.17 (ANI): Residents in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura city on Thursday celebrated 'Laddoo Holi' by smearing one another with coloured powder and tossing 'laddoos' at each other at the Sri Ji Temple.
'Maha Shivaratri' observed with full devotion in Tripura  Mar 7, 7:04 pm
Agartala, Mar. 7 (ANI): Devotees offered prayers to Lord Shiva on the occasion of Maha Shivaratri, which is being celebrated across the nation today.
Landslide in MP: Three devotees killed near Shiv temple in Chhindwara  Mar 7, 4:34 pm
Chinddwara (Madhya Pradesh), Mar.7 (ANI): At least three people were killed following a landslide near Shiv temple situated in a cave in Anjanpur village of Madhya Pradesh's Chhindwara District on Monday.
Nation celebrates Maha Shivratri, PM Modi greets devotees  Mar 7, 8:32 am
New Delhi, Mar. 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted the nation on the auspicious occasion of Maha Shivratri which is being celebrated with devotion and religious fervour.
Devotees throng Har Ki Pauri ghat on occasion of Mauni Amavasya  Feb 8, 8:41 am
Haridwar, Feb. 8 (ANI): Large number devotees thronged Har Ki Pauri ghat in Haridwar on Monday morning to take holy dip in the Ganges on the occasion of Mauni Amavasya.
Devotees take holy dip in Ganges to mark last full moon of winter  Jan 24, 4:58 pm
Allahabad, Jan. 24 (ANI): The devotees took a holy dip in river Ganges today, marking the last full moon of winter according to the Hindu calendar.
Colourful elephant procession marks temple festival in Kerala  Jan 22, 3:53 pm
Kochi, Jan. 22 (ANI): A procession by thirteen caparisoned elephants and cultural festivities in Ernakulathappan temple enthralled devotees in Kochi on Thursday.
Makar Sankranti: Thousands brave winter for `holy dip`  Jan 15, 8:28 am
Haridwar, Jan. 15 (ANI): On the occasion of Makar Sankranti, devotees were seen braving the biting cold to take the holy dip that also marked the beginning of the annual month-long religious congregation 'Magh Mela'.
Devotees take first holy dip of Ardh Kumbh in Haridwar  Jan 14, 8:43 am
Haridwar, Jan. 14 (ANI): Thousands of devotees thronged the 'Har ki Pauri' ghat in Haridwar to take first festive bath on the occasion of Makar Sankranti during the Ardh Kumbh mela on Thursday morning.
Women demand entry in Ahmednagar temple  Dec 21, 8:01 pm
Ahmednagar, Dec. 21 (ANI): A drama was witnessed when four women tried to climb up the platform of a temple in Ahmednagar city.
Now, a dating site just for Disney fans  Dec 3, 2:07 pm
Washington D.C, Dec 3 (ANI): Single Disney devotees, if you are looking for your Mickey or Minnie, this new dating site has come to your rescue.
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.