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Dussehra 2019 Live Updates: Celebrations begin for Vijayadashami

Dussehra 2019 (Dasara, Vijaya Dashami) Live Updates: The day signifies the triumph of good over evil.

Dussehra 2019: Vijayadashami Date, Puja timings, history and significance of Dussehra

Dussehra (Vijayadashami) 2019 Date, Puja Timings: As part of Dussehra celebrations, huge and colourful effigies of Ravana, most times along with that of his brothers Meghanada and Kumbakaran, are burnt in large open grounds.


Happy Dussehra 2019: Vijaya Dashami Wishes Images, Photos, Pics, Messages and Status for Whatsapp and Facebook

Happy Dussehra (Vijayadashami) 2019 Wishes Images, Quotes, Status, Messages, Photos: A major Hindu festival, Dussehra also marks the victory of Lord Rama over Ravana, following a fierce battle.

Ramleela 2019: The gender-bending men who bring mythology to life

Men of many acts: If we go back in our history, the trend of men playing female roles for acts like Ramleela has been a constant, spilling over into contemporary times.

Dussehra 2019 Date: When is Vijayadashami in 2019 in India?

Dussehra (Vijayadashami) 2019 Date in India: Dussehra in a way also marks the onset of preparations for the festival of lights – Diwali, which falls about 20 days after the festival.

Navratri celebrations in South India: All you need to know

The 'nav ratris' or nine nights are dedicated to the three goddesses - Lakshmi, Durga and Saraswati.


Amritsar train accident: ADGP Railways to conduct probe to fix responsibility

There has been “negligence” on someone's part and this probe has been ordered to fix accountability, the DGP told media persons on the sidelines of the 59th Police Commemoration Day parade.

Dussehra 2018 HIGHLIGHTS: Wishes, Images, Quotes, Messages, SMS, Greetings, Wallpapers, Photos, Pics

Happy Dussehra (Vijayadashami) 2018 Highlights: Dussehra in a way also marks the onset of preparations for the festival of lights – Diwali. Here are all the live updates of celebrations and festivities that keep on happening throughout the day.

Over 60 dead, several injured as train mows down Dussehra revellers near Amritsar

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh announced compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to the kin of those deceased in the train accident. Singh announced free treatment to all those injured and said he was rushing to the spot to personally supervise the rescue and relief operations.

Dussehra 2018 Date: History, Importance and Significance of Vijayadashami Festival in India

Vijayadashami 2018, Dussehra 2018 Date in India: This Indian festival is celebrated on the tenth day of the month Ashwin of the Hindu calendar and will fall on October 19 this year. 

Dussehra celebrations Photos

The royal glory of Mysore Dasara continues to enthral

Every year, tourists visit Mysuru just to experience the grand Dasara festival celebrations. To experience the same, photographer Prashanth Vishwanathan visited the festival and captured its beauty on an iPhone 11 Pro Max. Take a look at the pictures here.

Dussehra 2017: Here's how people are celebrating the victory of good over evil

Dussehra also known as Vijayadashami is celebrated on the 10th day of Navratri. Effigies of the demon king Ravana, are burnt as a symbol of the victory of good over evil across the country. Here's a sneak peek.


President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Modi and other leaders come together to celebrate Dussehra

Dussehra was celebrated with fervour across the country on Saturday. President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi and former PM Manmohan Singh were among those who participated in the festivities at Red Fort in New Delhi.