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Oct 09, 2018
Ahead of Durga Puja, devotees observe Mahalaya as a remembrance of their ancestorsObserved seven days before the Durga Pooja, Mahalaya marks the beginning of the Devi Paksha and end of the Pitru Paksha, the mourning period in the Hindu calendar
Sep 01, 2017
Cabinet reshuffle: Between BRICS and Pitru Paksha, Narendra Modi may draw cards on 2 SeptemberNarendra Modi, Amit Shah, and other BJP leaders would be together in Delhi for a brief period on 2 September, making it an apt time to announce cabinet reshuffle
Oct 05, 2013
Photos: Celebration of the dead in Mumbai and CambodiaMumbai and Phnom Penh might be miles away from each other but often celebrations of common belief and values bind them together. 'Pitru Paksha' and 'Pchum Ben' - both rituals invoking the ancestors or the dead, were observed in India and Cambodia respectively. The 15-day festival is considered auspicious where devotees pay homage to their ancestors. Here are the images from Mumbai and Phnom Penh.
Oct 03, 2012
Pitru Paksha queers HP polls; Modi unfazed by poll datesNeither Narendra Modi nor Prem Kumar Dhumal were surprised by the elections dates. But Pitru Paksha is an irritant in Himachal Pradesh.