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Kartik Purnima (Kartika purnima) is a Hindu and Jain hol...

wikipedia - 14 Nov 2016
Kartik Purnima (Kartika purnima) is a Hindu and Jain holy festival, celebrated on the Purnima (full moon) day or the fifteenth lunar day of Kartik (November–December). It is also known as Tripuri Purnima and Tripurari Purnima. It is sometimes called Deva-Diwali or Deva-Deepawali - the festival of lights of the gods.
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Kartik Purnima: Date, Significance, Pooja Rituals and Prasad

NDTV - 03 Nov 2017
Hindus across the country are gearing up to celebrate Kartik Purnima on 4th November, 2017. Kartik Purnima is celebrated on the full moon day of the auspicious Karthika Month of the Hindu lunar calendar. For Hindus, Kartika month holds immense ...
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6 lakh take holy dip in Ganga in Bijnor

Times of India - 04 Nov 2017
BIJNOR: Close to six lakh devotees took a holy dip on seven specially made ghats in Bijnor on the occasion of 'Ganga snan' on Saturday, according to official estimates. People from a large number of western UP villages travelled on their carts and ...
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Significance & Celebrations On The Sacred Day of Gurpurab

India.com - 03 Nov 2017
According to the lunar calendar, Guru Nanak's birthday is celebrated on full moon day of Kartik month or Kartik Poornima. This year, followers of Guru Nanak will celebrate the 549th Prakash Parv or Guru Nanak Jayanti on November 4. The announcement ...
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Outlook India - 06 Jun 2018
Usually held in November, on the day of Kartik Poornima, Bali Yatra celebrates the time when Kalinga (the ancient name of Odisha) used to have trade links with Bali and Sumatra in Indonesia. The key ritual involves floating decorated paper boats in the ...
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Quiz: Festivals and fairs

Hindu Business Line - 13 Oct 2017
1 In which city is a family visit to the Mausi Maa temple followed by a trip to the Gundicha temple celebrated by millions of people? 2 Which fair, traditionally held on Kartik Poornima in Bihar, is regarded as the largest of its type in Asia and ...
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Kartik Purnima Puja Vidhi 2016: Puja Muhurat and Timings

Financial Express - 14 Nov 2016
Kartik Purnima 2016: The nation soaked into the celebration of Kartik Purnima at the crack of the dawn on Monday. The festival, also known as Tripuri Purnima, is a Hindu and Jain holy festival which falls on the Purnima (full moon day) or fifteenth day ...
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Chemistry Nobel laureate's a day out in Varanasi

Times of India - 04 Nov 2017
Since Saturday was also the auspicious occasion of Kartik Poornima and Dev Deepwali, all the ghats witnessed huge crowds for morning bath. It was amazing for them to see countless men and women taking dip in the Ganga. After watching aarti they moved ...
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Why Is Kartik Purnima Auspicious

BoldSky - 25 Nov 2015
Kartik Purnima, which is also called “Tripuri or Tripurari Purnima”, is the Full Moon day of the Kartik month. Kartik Purnima generally falls in the month of November each year. There are numerous legends associated with Kartik Purnima, which prove why ...
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Pollution of Ramganga highest during Chaubari fair: study

Times of India - 28 Oct 2017
BAREILLY: The famous annual Chaubari fair, which is attended by nearly one lakh devotees, will start from Monday on the banks the Ramganga on the occasion of Kartik Poornima. Human activities during the fair, says a recent study, cause maximum ...
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Mela organisers change venue to streamline Lucknow's traffic

Times of India - 21 Oct 2016
LUCKNOW : Lucknowites would heave a sigh of relief, as the 40-day-long Katki Mela, which commences from Kartik Poornima, as for the first time, the mela venue has been shifted to Mankameshwar Upvan. Earlier the mela used to be held at the busy road ...
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Bright flows the Banganga

The Hindu - 04 Nov 2017
Light of faithDevotees of Lord Shiva light up the Banganga with hundreds of lamps on the occasion of Kartik Poornima, at Walkeshwar on Friday.Arunangsu Roy Chowdhury. November 04, 2017 00:00 IST. Updated: November 04, 2017 04:05 IST. Sign up to ...
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Celebrating the Diwali of the Gods in Varanasi

The Asian Age - 10 Nov 2017
The 5 day festivals starts on Prabodhini Ekadashi (11th lunar day of Kartika) and concludes on Kartik Poornima. Children too celebrate this festival by drawing their favourite cartoon characters like Chhota Bheem and others and then lighting up diyas ...
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5 things to look out for at the Pushkar Camel Fair 2017

Condé Nast Traveller India - 27 Oct 2017
Believers take a ritual bath in Pushkar lake on Kartik Poornima, the full-moon night around which the fair is centred. Here's what to look out for at the Pushkar Camel Fair, which takes place this year from 28 October-4 November. Tented viewing galleries
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Sonepur Mela to be a 32-day affair

Times of India - 27 Aug 2017
The fair, which is held on the banks of the Ganga, where it confluences with its tributary, Gandak, commences on the auspicious day of Kartik Poornima (full moon day) in the month of November and stretches for a month. But the organising committee of ...

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