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Bangalore to Kerala Onam 2010 Special Trains - Bangalore to Ernakulam

Southern Railway of Indian Railways has announced special trains for Onam festival in 2010 from Bangalore to Kerala. The 2010 Special Onam festival trains are from Bangalore to Erankulam to Banglore JN. The train will have stops at Aluva, Thrisur, Palakkad, Podanur, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Tirupattur, Kuppam, Bangarapet, Whitefield, Krishnarajapuram and Bangalore Cantt.The reservation for the below trains will commence from August 8, 2010.From Bangalore the trains to Ernakulam are on August 20, August 21, August 24, August 25, and August 27, 2010.From Ernakulam to Bangalore the trains are on August 19, August 20, August 23, August 24 and August 26, 2010.0653/ 0654 Ernakulam Jn – Bangalore – Ernakulam Jn. Specials: Train No. 0653 Ernakulam Jn. – Bangalore Special will leave Ernakulam Jn. at 21.30 hrs. on 19.08.2010 & 26.08.2010 (Thursdays) and arrive Bangalore at 10.00 hrs. the next day. In the return direction, Train No. 0654 Bangalore – Ernakulam Jn. Special will leave BangaloreC…

Chovoth 2017 Date in Goa – Ganesh Chaturthi Festival in Goa

Chovoth festival is the name of the popular Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Goa. Chovoth 2017 date is August 25. It is observed on the fourth day of the Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapad Month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar. The Chovoth celebration last for more than a week and begins with the brining of clay Ganesh Murti home.
Ganesh is worshipped in homes and in public pandals during the period. People also organize community and neighborhood pujas.
During the entire week of celebrations special delicacies like modak, pattoli, and neuryo are made at homes and are shared with friends, relatives and neighbors. Another highlight of the period is the active participation of people in fugadi – a traditional rural dance. During this period many Goans make it a point to visit their ancestral homes. The Chovoth Puja comes to an end with Uttar Puja. After this the clay Ganesh idol is taken for visarjan or immersion in a water body. Today, Chovoth has become huge a festival with Sarvajanik G…

Rama Raksha Stotram Lyrics – Download Ramraksha Stotra in PDF format with English Meanings

Rama Raksha Stotram is a prayer dedicated to Sri Rama. The popular belief is that the chanting of the Ramraksha Stotra will help in removing troubles in one’s life, especially those associated with horoscope and astrology. It is also chanted for getting mental strength. Here is a pdf format of the Rama Raksha Stotram with lyrics and English meaning. You can download it for free. The meaning of the Stotra is by S V Ganesan. Link – Read and Download Rama Raksha Stotram in PDF

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