November 10, 2019 7:18 am
An award-winning film turns a Kutchi folktale into a parable about the suppression of women by patriarchy
October 10, 2019 6:57 am
Mahendra converted along with his wife Jagruti and two-year-old daughter. “My wife and I concluded that this discrimination was because of the caste-based hierarchy in Hindu religion. Hence, we decided to shun Hinduism and embrace Buddhism.”
October 18, 2018 7:51 am
The boy’s father has alleged that the RJs recklessly threw CDs of a music album in the crowd when one of the CDs hit his son’s face close to his eye.
October 16, 2015 5:54 am
The news of the arrest of the Patidars spread fast after which the Patidars gathered outside Asthaana’s residence.
October 15, 2015 1:16 am
The Ghatkopar-based mandal, running for 17 years, has witnessed a 60 per cent decline in sponsorship.
October 13, 2015 2:25 am
The BJP and RSS affiliates are urging Godhra residents to organise the traditional or sheri garba to restrict entry and “maintain the purity of the event”.
May 24, 2017 11:25 am
The garba in Gujarat is an opportunity for young men and women to meet, mingle and fall in love — no matter what their caste or religion.
September 27, 2014 1:59 am
Police take down posters, say organisers also posted volunteers to check ID cards.
September 24, 2014 1:39 am
Reported as saying: Those who do ‘demonic deeds’ go to garbas.
September 21, 2014 2:38 am
SP Raghvendra Vatsa said the administration did not support such partisan approach to a function like garba.
October 16, 2015 2:36 pm
While some look forward to the Garba nights, others want to be part of the grand Durga Puja celebrations.
October 14, 2015 10:25 pm
As the Navarati festival commenced on Tuesday (October 13), people dressed in traditional attire during the festival evenings gather and join in the religious dance called 'Garba'.
October 13, 2015 9:49 am
Celebrations begin in Gujarat as the festival of Navratri begins on Tuesday.
September 26, 2014 4:42 pm
Garba is a dance form that originated in Gujarat. Garba is mostly performed around a centrally lit lamp or a picture or statue of the Goddess Shakti.
September 22, 2014 10:32 am
Navratris are just round the corner and it is celebrated in Ahmedabad with pomp and show. Enthusiasts have started rehearsing for the nine-day long celebration.