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Oct 08, 2019
Dussehra 2019: Last day of Navratri celebrated as Vijay Dashami; all you need to know about the auspicious dayWhile some devotees associate the day of Dussehra with the epic battle of Ramayana, others commemorate Goddess Durga’s victory over the buffalo demon Mahishasura.
Sep 23, 2017
Kolkata doctors protest over clay model donning white apron, taking money in Durga puja pandalA clay model resembling a doctor and taking money in Durga Puja pandal has triggered protests from the medical fraternity
Mar 28, 2017
Durga Saptashati: How a centuries-old epic shaped the spiritual backbone of NavratriOne of the integral parts of Navratri is the recitation of a centuries old text called the Durga Saptashati or the Devi Mahatamya. The Saptashati (700 verses) has influenced what we know today of Goddess Durga
Oct 10, 2016
Navratri special: How the Durga Saptashati shaped our knowledge of the goddessOne of the integral parts of Navratri is the recitation of a centuries old text called the Durga Saptashati or the Devi Mahatamya. The Saptashati (700 verses) has influenced what we know today of Goddess Durga
Sep 30, 2016
Shubho Mahalaya: How Goddess Durga came to be known as Mahishasura MardiniOn the occasion of Mahalaya, we trace the legend of how Goddess Durga slayed the demon Mahishasura to become known as 'Mahishasura Mardini'
Mar 21, 2016
We can critique Gandhi, but not Mother Teresa’s sainthood? Free speech anyone?In "liberal" English language media's Idea of India (it's more likely the Idea of India International Centre, where these fake "liberals" hang out), the Mahatma can be critiqued but rubbishing "Saint" Teresa is "communal".
Feb 26, 2016
Live: Mayawati reminds Smriti Irani of her promise to cut off her own head in Parliament"What is Mahishasura martyrdom day?" Irani said. She then again quoted the document.
Feb 26, 2016
The day Mahishasur visited Rajya Sabha: Smriti Irani's argument may be misguided, but it's a discussion that must be hadTo question debates in such spaces is not just a violation of right to freedom but also sets a precedent suffocating any chance of reform and of an opportunity to better understand the society in which one lives. To use this as an argument to justify a crackdown on a university is nothing short of facisim.