State Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama said the Cabinet took the decision to scrap the holidays after considering representations from various stakeholders, including teachers’ associations and guardians who had demanded cancellation of the vacation.
Happy Chaitra Navratri 2019 Wishes Images, Messages, Photos and Status: Among the many Navratris, it is Chaitra Navaratri which usually falls in March-April and Sharad Navaratri that falls sometime between September-October every year, that are celebrated with fervour throughout the country.
Chaitra Navratri 2019 Date in India: Chaitra Navratri, a major festival in India, usually falls in the month of March and April. It is celebrated for a period of nine days, with each day dedicated to a different avatar of goddess Durga.
Dressed in festive finery, women and young girls pay obeisance to the elephant — the carrier of the Goddess Parvati, who is worshipped during Navratri — and dance in a circle around her picture or idol.
On the auspicious festival of Durga Puja, Kumari Puja is a special attraction. It is held to celebrate faith on mother nature by ceremoniously worshipping young girls as an incarnation of the Divine Mother.
Navratri celebrations of have begun and devotees across the country are geared up to pay homage to the Goddess Durga and her many forms. Here is a collection pictures showing people from different regions celebrating Navaratri.
Fasting during Navratri to detoxify your body is a good thing, but it's equally important that you do it in a healthy way, If you are new to this, then these are the 10 food items you should include in your diet.
Katrina Kaif took time out to attend the Navratri celebrations organised by Kalyan Jewellery in Kerala. But Katrina was not alone here. Mammootty, Manju Warrier, Nivin Pauly, Prabhu, Vikram Prabhu and Karthi joined in the celebrations.
As we celebrate Navratri and Durga Puja, one of the biggest festivals in India, here are the nine avatars or forms of Goddess Durga, collectively known as Navadurga, who are worshipped on each of the nine days of the 10-day festival.