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Updated : 2 months ago IST
Haridwar (Uttarakhand) [India], April 11 (ANI): Nepal's last King Gyanendra Veer Vikram Singh on Sunday arrived in Uttarakhand's Haridwar to participate in the ongoing Kumbh festivities in the holy city.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Haridwar (Uttarakhand) [India], March 22 (ANI): The holy city of Haridwar is abuzz with people who have congregated here for the Kumbh, a major pilgrimage and festival in Hinduism. The revered ghats along the pious river Ganga are perennially vibrant with hymns and prayers.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 1 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi proposing an international airport at the holy city of Puri in the state.
Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], December 4 (ANI): Actor Akshay Kumar will be reportedly shooting for his next film 'Ram Setu' in Uttar Pradesh's holy city of Ayodhya.
Updated : 7 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Puri (Odisha) [India], October 25 (ANI): The holy city of Puri in Odisha, the residing place of one of the four most important religious sites in Hindu mythology-- Jagannath Temple, is also the land of festivals.
Updated : 8 months, 1 week ago IST
Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], October 4 (ANI/Sputnik): The Saudi Arabian authorities resumed on late Saturday the Umrah pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca, the kingdom's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah said.
Updated : 10 months, 1 week ago IST
Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 5 (ANI): Ahead of the much-awaited foundation stone-laying ceremony of the Ram temple, Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the holy city of Ayodhya on Wednesday dressed in a golden-coloured traditional dhoti kurta.
Updated : 10 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Deoghar (Jharkhand) [India], July 20 (ANI): Priests offered prayers on the third Monday of 'sawan' month at Baba Baidyanath Temple in Deoghar, the holy city of Jharkhand.
Updated : 11 months, 1 week ago IST
Haridwar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 7 (ANI): Days after instructions by Uttarakhand DGP Anil K Raturi, all borders of the holy city of Haridwar have been sealed on Tuesday.
Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 26 (ANI): Temples in the holy city of Varanasi wore a deserted look as celebrations on the occasion of Chaitra Navratri were suspended amid a lockdown to counter the coronavirus pandemic.
Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 28 (ANI): Myanmar President U Win Myint, who is on a four-day visit to India, will pay a visit to the holy city of Gaya in Bihar on Friday.
Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 23 (ANI): Saints and Hindu priests in the holy city of Mathura have raised strong objection to the planned dance performance of Brij region (Mathura-Vrindavan) for the US President Donald Trump.