November 12, 2021 10:46 am
While last year people gathered in small numbers due to the coronavirus pandemic, this year saw a considerable number of devotees take part in the celebrations with their families and friends.
November 09, 2021 4:00 pm
Chhath Puja 2021 Puja Vidhi, Muhurat, Time, Samagri, Mantra: The Chhath Puja is also known as Pratihar, Dala Chhath, Chhathi and Surya Shashthi.
September 30, 2021 6:40 pm
The authority in its fresh Covid-19 guidelines, however, said that restrictions on large gatherings and congregations have been relaxed only to the extent of celebration of festivals till November 15.
September 18, 2020 2:03 pm
According to a senior KMDA official, it also submitted before the court that there could be law and order problem as thousands of devotees broke open locked gates of the sprawling lake area last year and offered puja in the lake violating the NGT orders.
November 02, 2019 12:16 pm
On Saturday, schools will remain open, but staff and students celebrating the festival will be granted a holiday while on Monday, schools will be closed and there will be no classes
November 17, 2015 5:19 pm
Though the poorvanchali votebank is tipped to be not more than 25 percent, it is a community that the political parties are fiercely eyeing.
November 02, 2013 1:58 am
Mayor Subhash Chawla and other Congress leaders were present at todays flagging off.
October 13, 2009 1:49 am
With an aim to accommodate more people during Chhat pooja,the UT Administration has undertaken construction activity at the New Lake in Sector 42.
November 22, 2020 12:40 am
The festival is dedicated to Chhathi Maiya and the sun god Surya, along with his consorts Usha and Pratyusha, the goddesses of dawn and dusk respectively.
November 17, 2015 9:54 pm
Devotees celebrated Chhatt puja in different parts of the country, which is the festival of 'Surya upasna'.
October 30, 2014 4:09 pm
The Chhath festival in Bihar came to an end amid fanfare with the devotees offering Morning Arghya or oblations to the Sun God in rivers, ponds and tanks across the state today.