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Naraka Chaturdashi (also known as Kali Chaudas, Roop Chaudas, C...

wikipedia - 18 Oct 2017
Naraka Chaturdashi (also known as Kali Chaudas, Roop Chaudas, Choti Diwali or Naraka Nivaran Chaturdashi) is a Hindu festival, which falls on Chaturdashi (14th day) of the Krishna Paksha in the Vikram Samvat Hindu calendar month of Kartik. It is the second day of the five-day-long festival of Diwali. The Hindu literature narrates that the asura (demon) Narakasura was killed on this day by Krishna, Satyabhama and Kali. The day is celebrated by early morning religious rituals and festivities followed o
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Category: Diwali 2018

Indian NewsLink - 14 Oct 2018
Sadhguru, Isha Foundation Diwali is celebrated for various cultural reasons but historically, it is called 'Naraka Chaturdashi,' because Narakasura, a very cruel king, was killed by Krishna. He requested that his death anniversary should be celebrated.
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Significance of Naraka Chaturdashi

Star of Mysore - 21 Oct 2017
By Prof. A.V. Narasimha Murthy, former Head, Department of Ancient History & Archaeology, University of Mysore. Deepavali translated as festival of lights is a three-day celebration. The first day is Naraka Chaturdashi, the second day is New Moon Day ...
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Diwali 2017: Significance of five days of Diwali

Free Press Journal - 14 Oct 2017
Dhanteras is followed by Naraka Chaturdashi, Lakshmi Puja and Padwa also celebrated as Balipratipada. The five-day celebration comes to an end with Bhai Dooj on October 21, where sisters apply tilak on their brother's forehead and siblings pray for ...
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Freedom Fighter B. Narayana Swamy

Star of Mysore - 01 Sep 2018
By Prof. A.V. Narasimha Murthy, former Head, Department of Ancient History & Archaeology, University of Mysore. Every August 15, we pay respects and also invariably remember our freedom fighters. Patriotism knows no borders and Indians across the world ...
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Celebrate, feel the joy, because life is light

Times of India (blog) - 17 Oct 2017
This day is also celebrated as Naraka Chaturdashi. In Gujarat and Rajasthan, it is celebrated as the New Year. In some parts of India, Vikram Samvat starts on the day of Deepavali and this is a special day that is celebrated in Sikh and Jain traditions ...
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How To Celebrate Narak Chaturdashi?

BoldSky - 29 Oct 2016
The festival of lights, Diwali is not limited to just one single day. Infact, it is celebrated for four continuous days, during which gods and goddesses are invoked to bestow their blessing on us and our homes. This article lists details on how to ...

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