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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
- 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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- At 500crore, election in Bengal a bigger festival than Durga Puja
- Kolkata: Elections are not only about politics. The power game inevitably entails a money game and the amount can easily overtake the Durga Puja expenditure in Bengal. The budget for Pujas in the state in 2015 was estimated at Rs 155 crore, while poll ...
- Smriti Irani, are India's Mahishasura-worshipping tribals depraved and anti
- Without doubt, the version of Durga Puja that so disturbed Irani is not the mainstream narrative of the festival, which typically marks the goddess's return to her ancestral home.
- 5 Most Awe Inspiring Durga Puja Pandals Kolkata
- Every year the arrival of Goddess Durga uplifts the spirit of the city and sets a mood of festivity and joy. The streets light up and happiness engulfs the mind and heart of every living person during the season.
- At 500crore, election in Bengal a bigger festival than Durga Puja | Kolkata NYOOOZ
- Summary: The power game inevitably entails a money game and the amount can easily overtake the Durga Puja expenditure in Bengal. For advertisement on FM radio for a month, the cost could be anything between Rs 1 lakh and Rs 2 lakh a month. "A mass ...