Kumbh Mela is generally acknowledged to be the most sacred of all the Hindu festivals. It is a Hindu pilgrimage of faith, in which millions of Hindus, including Nanga Sadhus, or naked Hindu holy men, gather to bathe in a sacred river to cleanse themselves of all sins.
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Asia's largest tulip garden, the Indira Gandhi Memorial Tulip Garden in Srinagar, sees more than two million tulips bloom
15/04/2015 8:19 AM IST
The Sundarbans Mangrove Festival was held at Bali island, West Bengal, on 23 January. The aim of the festival - jointly organised by the Sundarbans Tiger Reserve, West Bengal Police and the Wildlife Protection Society of India - was to create awareness and educate the public about the importance of mangrove forests and their sustainability.
18/02/2015 8:31 AM IST
In Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir around 3,615 differently-abled voters along with over 2,000 voters aged 75 years and above were provided assistance to reach the polling stations to vote, and then dropped back home--the oldest voter being 103 with the youngest one just 21.
08/01/2015 8:07 AM IST
Millions of people will cast their votes in the five phase assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, even as most pro-independence groups have asked people to boycott the polls starting on November 25 and ending on December 20.
18/12/2014 7:41 AM IST
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