The event organisers also saw the massive religious gathering — which in recent years also attracted thousands of foreign pilgrims, — as an opportunity to tackle the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The literal meaning of Parshurama is Rama with parshu, which is an axe. He was a devotee of Lord Shiva who gave him his mystical weapon parshu
Revisiting Buffy the Vampire Slayer: 23 years after its debut, there's nothing like Joss Whedon's pioneering TV series
From our #RewindToUnwind series, an ode to Buffy the Vampire Slayer: a look at what made it special when it released in 1997, and why it remains relevant, nearly two-and-a-half decades later.
Coronavirus Lockdown: India's tourism sector loss doubles to Rs 10 lakh cr, says industry body FAITH
Apex sectoral body Federation of Associations in Indian Tourism & Hospitality (FAITH) on Monday doubled its loss guidance for India's tourism sector to Rs 10 lakh crore on account of the impact of COVID-19 pandemic
Coronavirus outbreak brings into focus elements of blind faith, bigotry in society — and the need to bridge gap between science and faith
The coronavirus pandemic was bad enough. It is being worsened by the unchecked rise of other viruses that existed long before the novel coronavirus disease struck – the viruses of blind faith and its companion, bigotry.
Coronavirus outbreak cripples all major sectors in country; sharp fall in revenues, unemployment to rise in coming days
The coronavirus outbreak happened to be a major setback for hopes of a revival in beleaguered auto sector of the country, which had grappled in the red zone due to sharp fall in demand for over two quarters.
Industry body fears coronavirus may render 3.8 cr people jobless in India's tourism, hospitality sectors; seeks funding for 12 months
The coronavirus impact could render 3.8 crore people jobless, which is around 70 percent of the total workforce in the tourism and hospitality sector, according to a grouping
Zaira Wasim will next be seen in The Sky is Pink, which also stars Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Farhan Akhtar
Devdutt Pattanaik on his new book Faith: 'Myths are a necessary part of the human condition, not just ancient times'
In his latest book Faith, Devdutt Pattanaik attempts to meticulously explain the various aspects of Hinduism that might baffle the modern practitioner, even the most seemingly irrelevant ones
Faith made her debut in Valiant Comics in 1992 and soon got her own solo series. Sony is now adapting a movie on the plus-sized superheroine.
Sailani village in Maharashtra has a population of 8000 people most of whom are mentally ill patients or the relatives who accompany them. There is a belief that the patients will be cured on being brought to the Sailani dargah.
Jordan King Abdullah addresses conference with Narendra Modi, says global terror war not against any religion
Every religion promotes human values, Narendra Modi said in his address at a conference where Jordan's King Abdullah II was also present.
Silence is a great film and a must-watch for those interested in the dynamics of faith.
Ahead of Valentine's Day on Tuesday, the National Muslim Youth Association (Pembina) in Malaysia has advised Muslim women against using emoticons in text messages or wearing fragrance.
Pop superstar George Michael's death over the Christmas holidays caps one of the most tragic years in memory for the music world which mourned a steady stream of top names.
At every stage of his life, George Michael lived on his own terms. In his own words, “I'm surprised that I've survived my own dysfunction, really.”
The world is not very kind to atheists. It is high time that we stopped outraging over faith and started protesting against discrimination and injustice.
Making laws against specific superstitious practices has been easy, but a wholesale ban of superstitions is not.
A Sikh college student will be able to join the US Army, without being forced to cut his hair, shave his beard or stop wearing his turban thanks to a Washington court ruling.
The Shiv Sena on Monday advised the courts to refrain from meddling in matters of faith and religion in the larger public interest.