Hinduism’s nine most holy days, Navratri festival

Hinduism’s nine most holy days, Navratri festival

This year it started September 21 and will end on September 29 Navratri–or the nine sacred days–mark the most auspicious days of the lunar calendar according to Hinduism. Celebrated with fervour and festivity all over India, and every Hindu community the world over, these nine days are dedicated solely to Maa Durga (goddess Durga) and her nine avatars. The prominent story... Read More
The Indian Navy vessel Tarini is set to sail with an all women crew

The Indian Navy vessel Tarini is set to sail with an all women crew

The Indian Navy vessel (INVS) Tarini is set to sail with an all women crew on September 10. The defence forces offer a wide range of challenges; when not fighting battles in serving the country, the personnel is never left idle. In the case of six women Indian Navy officers, it meant getting ready to set a record for circumnavigating... Read More
Show to celebrate the anniversary of diplomatic relations with Russia

Show to celebrate the anniversary of diplomatic relations with Russia

In commemoration of 70th anniversary of Independence and the 70th anniversary of diplopatic relations between India and Russia, 13 artists from the Russian Federation will perform at Hari Hara Kala Bhavan in Hyderabad on August 20. Shows will be held at 4 and 7 pm. Tickets will cost from 300Rs to 2,000Rs. The New Sunday Express Magazine, 6 August 2017 Read More