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Nov 09, 2019
As Naga Sadhus gather for annual Pushkar Mela, a glimpse into their philosophy of detachmentThe 'Naga Sadhus’ (literally meaning ‘Naked Yogis’) are a part of the Shaivite sadhus' sect. They gather in the holy city of Pushkar for the Mela.
Oct 22, 2019
Laal Kaptaan’s textured portrayal of warrior ascetics brings a new, much-needed focus to an obscure historyAlthough the presence of warrior ascetics has been known in some quarters, it has variously been attributed to the advent of Islam and the depredations of Muslim rule in the subcontinent
Jan 15, 2019
Kumbh Mela 2019: The grandest spectacle on earth is also a microcosm of Hindu civilisationThe Kumbh predates history and is believed to be an eternal tradition. Yet everything associated with it is ephemeral which is transient and vulnerable.
Jan 04, 2019
Kumbh Mela 2019: Sadhus take out Peshwai procession ahead of event; PM hopes sanitation is maintained at holy siteAbout 12 crore devotees are expected to visit the Kumbh Mela starting at Prayagraj (formerly Allahabad) in Uttar Pradesh from 15 January.
May 21, 2016
Simhastha Kumbh Mela: Last 'shahi snan' beginsThe third and the last 'shahi snan' (royal bath) of month-long Simhastha-Kumbh Mela began early on Saturday.
Jul 03, 2014
Shankaracharya wages war on Sai Baba, backed by Naga sadhusNaga sadhus accepting the call of the Shankaracharya of Dwarka and Jyotir Math, Swami Swaroopanand to launch a crusade to save the Hindu faith.