RELIGIOUS AWAAZ

Famous Snaana yatra of Lord Jagannath begins at Puri

The famous Snana Yatra of Lord Jagannath has begun in Puri today. Snana Yatra is a ceremonial grand shower festival celebrated on the Purnima (full moon day) of the Hindu month of Jyeshtha. This is the first occasion in the year as per the Hindu calendar, when the deities Jagannath, Balabhadra, Subhadra, Sudarshan, and Madanmohan … Continue reading Famous Snaana yatra of Lord Jagannath begins at Puri

Amarnath Ji Yatra cancelled in view of COVID-19 pandemic

AMN / WEB DESK In view of the prevailing Covid-19 circumstances, Jammu and Kashmir Government today cancelled this year’s annual pilgrimage of Shri Amarnath Ji Yatra. However, all the traditional religious rituals shall be performed at the Holy Cave Shrine as per past practice. A discussion in this regard was held with the members of … Continue reading Amarnath Ji Yatra cancelled in view of COVID-19 pandemic

Indian Church and Nation Building

Christianity in India is as old as many other religions in India By Madhu Chandra India Christians set to celebrate the 1970 years of Christianity in India on 3 July 2021. Historically, Indian Christians observe the martyrdom day of St Thomas on 3rd July every year. Christianity in India is as old as many other … Continue reading Indian Church and Nation Building

President, VP, PM greet people on Buddha Jayanti

AMN / WEB DESWK Today is Buddha Jayanti or Buddha Purnima. Lord Buddha was born as Prince Siddhartha Gautama on the full moon day in 563 BC in Lumbini modern day Nepal. His birth anniversary is also known as Vaisakhi Buddha Purnima or Vesak. The full moon day of May is the most important for … Continue reading President, VP, PM greet people on Buddha Jayanti

Muslims celebrate Eid ul-Fitr amid COVID restrictions

WEB DESK Eid al-Fitr, the festival marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, being celebrated worldwide under the shadow of the COVID pandemic restrictions. Traditionally, Eid is celebration marked by large family festivities and mass prayers. But this year many could only celebrate at home with immediate family. Special prayers were held in … Continue reading Muslims celebrate Eid ul-Fitr amid COVID restrictions

Char Dham yatra cancelled due to surge in Covid Cases

In Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Teerath Singh Rawat has said that Char Dham Yatra is cancelled due to surge in Covid Cases. Talking to media in Dehradun on Thursday the web portals of the four shrines will be opened as per the schedule. Teerth Purohit and priest of the shrines will perform rituals as earlier but … Continue reading Char Dham yatra cancelled due to surge in Covid Cases

Mahavir Jayanti being celebrated across the country today

WEB DESK Mahavir Jayanti, the birth anniversary of 24th and last Jain Tirthankar Bhagwan Mahavir is being celebrated across the country today. Mahavir Jayanti is considered to be one of the most auspicious events for Jain community and holds a lot of importance in their religious life. President Ram Nath Kovind has extended heartfelt greetings … Continue reading Mahavir Jayanti being celebrated across the country today

Saudi King Salman approves Tarawih prayers in Two Holy Mosques

RIYADH Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has approved Tarawih prayers to be held in the Grand Mosque in Makkah and the Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah during Ramadan, but to reduce them to 10 raka’ats.Sheikh Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais, head of the Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques, said the decision was based on King … Continue reading Saudi King Salman approves Tarawih prayers in Two Holy Mosques

Ramadan 2021 will start on April 13 in Saudi Arabia, other gulf countries

RIYADH The first day of Ramadan will be on Tuesday, Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court announced on Monday. The crescent department held a meeting on Shaban 30, according to the Umm Al-Qura lunar calendar, to sight the new moon.The decision was made following careful review and after a number of witnesses also confirmed the sighting. The … Continue reading Ramadan 2021 will start on April 13 in Saudi Arabia, other gulf countries

Saudi Hajj Ministry announce Ramadan guidelines for Umrah and prayers

Taraweeh, Qiyam prayers should not exceed 30 minutes in all mosques Ramadan 2021 will start on April 13 in Saudi Arabia, other gulf countries AMN WEB DESK JEDDAH The SAUDI ARABIA Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has issued guidelines and protocols for Umrah and prayer permits for the holy month of Ramadan. Vaccinations are at … Continue reading Saudi Hajj Ministry announce Ramadan guidelines for Umrah and prayers

SPORTS

In-form Amandeep starts favourite in 11th leg of Hero WPGT

Harpal Singh Bedi Panchkula, 19 October: In-form Amandeep Drall, is all set for an encore, having won at Ch ...

Amandeep cards superb 65 to win 10-leg of Hero WPGT

Harpal Singh Bedi Chandigarh,15  October: Amandeep Drall fired eight birdies against just one bog ...

Khalin Joshi turns the tables, wins the Jaipur Open

Jaipur, Khalin Joshi’s final round of three-under 67 proved good enough for him to turn the tables on ne ...

خبرنامہ

گلوبل ہنگر انڈیکس: کتنی حقیقت کتنا فسانہ

عندلیب اختر ؓ دنیا بھر میں بھوک اور غربت کے حوالے سے جاری گل ...

تمل ناڈو میں خواتین ملازمین کو ’بیٹھنے کا حق‘ مل گیا

ُجاوید اخترتمل ناڈو ہندوستان کی ایسی دوسری ریاست بن گئی ہے ج ...

کورونا سے تحفظ کی گولی کے حوصلہ افزا نتائج

دو امریکی کمپنیوں کی جانب سے کورونا سے تحفظ کے لیے بنائی گئی ...

MARQUEE

Google Doodle Honours Poet, Freedom Fighter Subhadra Kumari Chauhan

WEB DESKOn the occasion of the Indian activist and author's 117th birth anniversary,Google Doodle on Monday, 1 ...

Kerala Governor appeals jewellers to refrain from using photographs of brides to further their sales

AMN Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan today appealed to jewellers to refrain from using the photographs of ...