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Sawan 2019: Start Date, End Date, Significance of Sawan month

Sawan Month 2019 Start Date, End Date: This year, the month of Sawan began July 17 and ended today.

Sitapur: Kanwarias clash over loud music, one injured

Police said the kanwarias, playing music on a loudspeaker in their vehicle, were passing by a spot where the burial of a boy’s body was taking place.

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Four kanwarias killed as tractor swerves to avoid cow, hits truck

According to the police, 10 other kanwariyas suffered injuries in the Agra accident, of whom three are in a critical condition.

Forwarded as Received: Highway to Heaven

Why are faithful patriots on bikes being questioned? WhatsApp Uncle wants to know

The hand that makes the kanwars...

... is a Sikandar and a Sajid, a Shashi and a Rampal. Why bring religion into god’s work, they say

Ambala: One killed as vehicle hits group of kanwariyas

The deceased was identified Parkash, 44, a resident of Mandi, Himachal Pradesh. After collecting the holy water from Haridwar, he was on his way home. Another kanwariya, Makal, 40, who belonged to Banaund village in Mandi, was referred to PGI as he suffered serious injuries.

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UP: FIR against SP leader for ‘derogatory remarks’ against Hindu gods, Kanwariyas

“The Kanwariyas come out in saffron T-shirts which have Modi on the front side and Yogi on the back. They have swords in one hand and alcohol bottle in the other. I do not know how Shiva can be pleased with this," the SP leader told the Indian Express.

Malpura clashes: 10 more people arrested, no relaxation in curfew

Clashes erupted after locals pelted stones at Kanwariyas in Malpura in Tonk district on Thursday injuring 15 of them. The situation remains tense but is under control, police said.

Kanwaria attack in Delhi: One held in Moti Nagar rampage

Police said Billa and his group was returning from Haridwar and were carrying “holy water” from the Ganga.

Kanwaria attack in west Delhi: Police make first arrest, accused found to be involved in past crime

A car had allegedly brushed past one of the kanwarias and this spilled the 'jal' (holy water) he was carrying, on Tuesday. An altercation broke out and gradually some kanwarias vandalised the vehicle.

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Devotees throng Varanasi to worship Lord Shiva

The Kanwar Yatra is performed by Shiva Devotees called Kanwariyas from Sultanganj to Devghar round the year.

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