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Can You Bhoga All Night Long? An Introduction to Tantra, East and West
When you hear the word Tantra, what images come to mind? Turbans and Sitar music? Mind-blowing sex? Most people in the Western world have heard the word Tantra, but few know anything in detail about what it means. The situation in India isn't much different....
Body Mysteries >> Yoga
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The Concept of Sarasvati
In my young age, on every occasion of the Sarasvati-Puja, I used to wonder how the goddess Sarasvati came to be associated with learning. There is no story of her birth as in case of Lakshmi and Parvati, for example. Therefore, the period of her appearing as...
Deities & Heros >> Indic

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Air Cleared, Dasara Procession in Mysuru on October 23
MYSURU: A day after the royal family raised objection to the government advancing the Dasara procession by a day, stating that it clashed with the Ayudha Puja rituals, the government has reversed its decision and will now hold the procession on October 23.
Untold stories of Mysuru Dasara
This martial art form is practised in Mysuru only during Dasara, although Mysuru is famous for its wrestling matches. Vajra Mushti Kalaga takes place during Ayudha Puja.
Jamboo savari scheduled for Ayudha Puja day
Progressive farmer to open festivities on October 13. With 11 days to go for Mysuru Dasara, the annual event has been rescheduled to be held from October 13 to 22 this year, against the earlier dates of October 14 to 23.
Sheep, country chicken sales pick ahead of Dasara
"The sale of rams will be high this Dasara, locally known as Ayudha Puja, as people, especially vehicle owners, prefer to sacrifice them as per tradition.
Dasara procession begins in Mysuru
Chief Minister Siddaramaiah signalled the start of Vijayadashami procession on Friday by offering puja to Nandi Dhwaja in front of North Gate of Mysuru Palace.

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