The Ganpati festival was started by Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak to bring the community together during British raj,
Patralekhaa is also working on a Kannada movie titled Where is my Kannadaka, directed by Raj and Damini Shetty
Arbaaz Khan confirms the news of debuting in the Kannada film industry and says that he intends to explore the regional industries now.
Shekhawati is a region in Rajasthan that is famous for its heavily muraled buildings. The region is made up of several towns with thousands of painted buildings that include havelis, temples, shops and cenotaphs.
Patralekhaa confirmed the news saying she was very excited to begin the project with Raaj and Damini, the husband-wife duo who are helming the project.
Murtis, Indian statues, came about as a concept millennia ago, where anything physical could technically be a murti— a rock, a stream and so on — as opposed to the abstract.
Ganesh Utsav traditionally commences on the fourth day of the Hindu month of Bhadrapada and ends ten days later on Anant Chaturdashi
Post all the happy and emotional Rakhi celebrations, it was a long week of mysterious tasks, failed captaincy tasks and bidding goodbye to not one, but two contestants in Bigg Boss Telugu 2.
In Chamak, Ganesh and Rashmika Mandanna draw energy from each other and convert a lacklustre film into a watchable one, solely, with their performances.
Mumbai's popular Ganesh pandal Lalbaugcha Raja gets Rs 1 lakh donation in banned currency notes this year
Of the around Rs 6 crore, which the popular Lalbaugcha Raja in Parel received from devotees during the just concluded Ganesh festival, there were 105 notes of the scrapped Rs 1,000 denomination.
Thousands of gigantic, large, medium and small idols of the elephant-headed god, Lord Ganesha, were taken out for immersion to various water bodies on Anant Chaturdashi, marking the end of the 12-day long Ganeshotsav in Mumbai on Tuesday.
Nag Panchami not just about snake worship, but subjecting the object of veneration to needless agony, death
Sixty to seventy thousand snakes die each year on Nag Panchami during their trapping, rough handling on the day & because most snakes are allergic to milk.
Ace filmmaker Priyadarshan's Tamil film Sila Samayangel on AIDS Awareness has made it to the final round of selection for the Annual Golden Globe Awards.
Female devotees seated outside a Ganpati temple in Mumbai helped a Muslim woman give birth after taxi driver left them in lurch.
Ganesh visarjan, a great time for people-watching and taking in the sights and sounds, with the masses being present in no uncertain terms.
Crowds gathered in large numbers for Ganpati immersion at the Girgam Chawpaty of Mumbai to mark the occasion of 'Anant Chaturdashi'.
Attractive and pocket-friendly Made-in-China idols, which flew off the shelves during Indian religious festivals, are seeing a dip in sales this time.
The ten-day Ganpati celebrations came to an end in Mumbai yesterday. Here are photos from the visarjan that took place in Mumbai yesterday.
Extensive security arrangements have been put in place to ensure peaceful conduct of the Ganesh immersion procession today with nearly 47,000 strong Mumbai Police, accompanied by contingents of paramilitary forces, keeping a hawk-eye across the metropolis.
As part of its holistic anti-terror measures, the Mumbai Police has decided to reward alert citizens who spot unattended, suspicious objects in the vicinity of Ganesh pandals across the city.