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Vishwakarma Day also known as Vishwakarma Jayanti or Vishwak...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2017
Vishwakarma Day also known as Vishwakarma Jayanti or Vishwakarma Puja is a day of celebration for Vishwakarma, a Hindu god, the divine architect,. He is considered as swayambhu and Creator of the world. He constructed the holy city of Dwarka where Krishna ruled, the Maya Sabha of the Pandavas, and was the creator of many fabulous weapons for the gods. He is also called the divine carpenter, is mentioned in the Rig Veda, and is credited with Sthapatya Veda, the science of mechanics and architec
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Uttarakhand Government releases 2018 holiday list; 5 holidays removed

Uttarakhand News Network (blog) - 16 Dec 2017
The deduction in five holidays will be applicable to all the employees of the state. Therefore, for the secretariat and assembly and five-day-week office offices, there will be only 20 vacancies in the new year. On the other hand, the remaining ...
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UP Govt slashes number of gazetted holidays

Daily Pioneer - 09 Dec 2017
The government has done away with public holidays on Makar Sankranti, Basant Panchami, Cheti Chand, Parashuram Jayanti, Vishwakarma Puja and birth anniversary of Chaudhary Charan Singh. The government has however allowed restricted holidays on these ...
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UP govt shrinks gazetted holidays from 44 to 25

United News of India - 10 Dec 2017
However, the number of restricted holidays for state employees has been hiked from 16 to 30 days a year and a state employee could avail only two restricted holidays in a year. In 2018, state employees will lose two more holidays as Ram Navmi and ...
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Vishwakarma Puja 2017: History, Date, Time, Facts

NDTV - 16 Sep 2017
Many people worship Vishwakarma. Although specifically, Vishwakarma Puja is celebrated by industrial workers, artists, craftsmen, engineers and weavers. The architectural and engineering communities also revere Vishwakarma. Craftsmen also hold the ...
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Exams face holiday heat

The Telegraph - 20 Nov 2017
State-aided schools had two consecutive days off last month for Chhath Puja, which isn't on the holiday calendar. An extra holiday had also been declared on July 1 to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Bidhan Chandra Roy, the second chief ...
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Vishwakarma Puja 2017: History, significance and puja vidhi

India TV - 17 Sep 2017
The statue of Lord Vishwakarma is installed at the workplace. Pictures can also be used. Some people worship their machinery as a personification of Lord Vishwakarma. At many places, Yajna is also organised to celebrate the day. Take a bath before ...
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City Gears up for Vishwakarma Puja

Odisha 360 - 12 Sep 2017
Bhubaneswar: Preparations are on in full swing in the city for the Vishwakarma Puja celebration coming up on September 17. Traditional idol-makers are seen working to finish the idols of different shapes and sizes. On the day of the Puja, idols of the ...
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Paradip decked up for Biswakarma Puja today

The New Indian Express - 17 Sep 2017
PARADIP: The Port City of Paradip is all lit up to greet Lord Biswakarma at its 30 puja mandaps. Biswakarma Puja here is a special attraction with people, irrespective of caste and creed, worshipping the God of Creation, Lord Biswakarma, and getting ...
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Work and worship: How Vishwakarma Puja is going places

Economic Times (blog) - 17 Sep 2016
Vishwakarma Puja, which is celebrated this Saturday, is a long established festival in Eastern India. It was used by artisans to worship Vishwakarma, the celestial architect, which was a way to pay respects to their tools and their own skill in using ...
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Storm topples 'world's tallest' Durga bamboo idol in Guwahati

Hindustan Times - 17 Sep 2017
A storm during Vishwakarma Puja on Sunday killed a man and destroyed several houses in and around Guwahati besides toppling a bamboo idol of Durga that was to have gone into the Guinness Book of World Records. Nuruddin Ahmed, an art director for local ...
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Biswakarma Puja celebrated with gaiety in Port Town

The New Indian Express - 18 Sep 2017
PARADIP: Biswakarma Puja, dedicated to the deity of architecture and engineering, was celebrated with gaiety in Port Town on Sunday. Paradip, which is known for its famous Biswakarma Puja, wore a festive look with colourful pandals. Religious ...
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BHEL celebrates Vishwakarma Jayanti

Daily Pioneer - 17 Sep 2017
Like every year, Vishwakarma Jayanti was celebrated here on Sunday at BHEL, Bhopal, with great zeal and fervor. Along with the pooja celebration tableaus were prepared at different locations of the factory on the theme BHEL Bhopal ki hain upnagari ...
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Communal amity marks Paradip Biswakarma puja

Daily Pioneer - 19 Sep 2017
The Biswakarma puja started in the port town of Paradip with traditional fervour and gaiety on Sunday. It is a unique instance where every community people get themselves involved in the yearly Hindu festival, be they Hindus, Muslims, Christians or ...
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Met signals festive cheer

The Telegraph - 20 Sep 2017
On the day of Vishwakarma Puja, I heard people playing some Bhojpuri numbers with the lyrics ' jaawani'. It was shocking for me. So, I have asked officials to seize the DJs and music systems in case anyone plays vulgar and double-meaning songs." Noise ...
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100-ft tall bamboo Durga idol topples in Guwahati storm

Deccan Chronicle - 18 Sep 2017
Speaking to HT, Biman De, a member of the city's Bishnupur Durga Puja Committee, who was sponsoring the creation, said that while no one was injured when the idol fe3ll, they are discussing the possibility of rebuilding the image with the designer and ...

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