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Akshintala Gowramma Bathukamma Song Lyrics (Akshinthala Bathukamma Song)

Akshintala Gowramma Bathukamma Song Lyrics, the lyrics of Akshinthala Gowramma song. Okkokka Akshintalu Gowramma Okka Malle Saarelu Ninu Talachi Maa Annalu Gowramma Yeedu Meedaalekkiri Yeedu Meedala Sanduna Gowramma Dongaleemoo Daagiri Dongalatho [...]

Bathukamma Festival Photos

Durga Visarjan

Goddess Durga Visarjan is the last of the rituals connected to Navratri Durga Puja. On the last day of Vijayadashami, the idols are worshipped for one last time in the pandals by the devotees. The devotees offer arati and sweets to the Goddess. [...]

Ashta Dasa Shakti Peetha Stotram – Describing 18 Shakti peetas

The famous shakti stotra written by Adi Shankaracharya describes the Astha Dasha Shakti Peetas. Lankayam Shankari devi, Kamakshi Kanchika pure Pradyumne Shrinkhala devi, Chamunda Krouncha pattane Alampure jogulamba, Sri Shaile Bhramarambika Kolha [...]

Kumari Puja

Kumari Puja is one of the most important rituals of Navratri Durga Puja. In this ritual, a girl aged between one to sixteen years, symbolising the Kumari form of the Goddess is worshipped in front of the idol of Goddess Durga. This is an important [...]

Durga Puja Overseas

Durga Puja is not just celebrated in India, but across the world .The glory of Mother Durga pervades all boundaries of religion and place. Some of the famous Durga puja events during Navratri are mentioned below. New Jersey Durga Puja Committee [...]

Dasara Theppotsavam in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple

The Navratri is celebrated with great vigour in the Kanakadurga Temple in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. The ancient temple of Kanaka Durga , a top the Indrakeeladri hill on the banks of the Sacred river Krishna in Vijayawada abounds with legends [...]

Kumari Puja: Kanya Puja, Kanjak Puja

Kumari Puja is one of the most important rituals of Navratri Durga Puja .In this ritual, a girl aged between one to sixteen years, symbolising the Kumari form of the Goddess is worshipped in front of the idol of Goddess Durga. This is an important [...]

Hyderabad Durga Puja Celebrations 2012

Durga Puja is celebrated with great enthusiasm throughout the country. In Hyderabad, many organisations have the traditional puja of the Goddess Durga every year. In the year 2012, some of the prominent organisations celebrating the festival [...]

Annapoorna Stotram

Annapoorna Stotram lyrics in English….. Annapoorna Stotram is  prayer dedicated to Goddess Annapoorna, one of the aspects of Goddess Shakti. Annapoorna Stotram begins with “Nityanandakari varabhayakari saundaryaratnakari”……. This [...]