Tag: Worship

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  • Statue mania and the curse of worship

    Statue mania and the curse of worship

    Have Maharashtra’s chief minister and India’s prime minister ever visited a cancer treatment centre, like the Tata Memorial hospital in central Mumbai? If they have, they would carry with them lifelong reminders of children bravely smiling through pain, misery-struck parents, their families ruined by costs of cancer treatment and now living in the streets. And …

    February 22, 2018
  • Christmas around the capital

    Christmas around the capital

    Few would know that Delhi has 56 churches spread across the city, representing various sects of the Christian faith. Be it the 180-year-old St James Church in Kashmere Gate, the Sacred Heart Cathedral of Gol Market, the Holy Trinity Church at Turkman Gate, or St Mary's Church in Chandni Chowk, each is a landmark. Steeped …

    December 22, 2016
  • Prolonged worship

    Prolonged worship

    The kash flowers are blooming and blue and white clouds are slowly appearing above thereby giving the touches which nature gives to durga puja, the biggest festival of the state. The community pujas have started erecting their pandals and are vying with themes which vary from a one goddess with a thousand arms to another …

    September 25, 2016
  • Malda gears up to launch Swasthya Sathi project

    Malda gears up to launch Swasthya Sathi project

    The district administration on Wednesday held a workshop for the smooth commencement of the ‘Swasthya Sathi’ project of the state government in Malda. Fifteen concerned departments like Home, Women and Child Development, Labour and Employment, Finance etc have been asked to submit the names of the beneficiaries on or before the 23rd of this month …

    September 15, 2016