Photos: Diwali celebrations around the world

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DIWALI (Hindustan Times/Getty Images) For five days each autumn in the northern hemisphere (spring in the southern hemisphere) pockets of the world shine brilliantly for Diwali. The Hindu festival of light celebrates good over evil and commemorates the return of Hindu deity Rama to his birthplace after victory against the demon king Ravana. Participants light… Read more »

Kedarnath Disaster Widow Ties The Knot In Vrindavan

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Manish Arya / On 2017-10-17 The marriage of a young widow was solemnised in presence of around 500 widows at the historic 400-year-old Gopinath temple here evening. The event was sponsored by Sulabh International, an NGO working for sanitation and widows. Bride Vinita Devi was a widow from Uttarakhand who lost her husband in the… Read more »

Vrindavan Widows Need Jobs, Not New Remarriage Law: Member of SC Panel

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“Widow remarriage is a matter of personal choice. So there can be no law for this. If widow remarriage was considered socially or culturally unacceptable, then there can be a law saying that widow remarriage is not prohibited,” says Meera Khanna. Debayan Roy | News18.com Updated:October 17, 2017 New Delhi: In August this year when the Supreme Court… Read more »

Young widow’s marriage solemnised at Gopinath temple in Vrindavan

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In a departure from tradition, a young widow’s marriage was solemnised in the presence of around 500 widows in the 400-year-old Gopinath temple of Vrindavan. Gaurav Saigal Hindustan Times, Lucknow     In a departure from tradition, a young widow’s marriage was solemnised in the presence of around 500 widows in the 400-year-old Gopinath temple… Read more »

With traditional wedding, widow fights stigma

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Anuja Jaiswal| TNN | Oct 17, 2017 AGRA: The 2013 floods in Uttarakhand wiped out the entire male population of Deoli Vanigram, a village in Rudraprayag district located 75km from Kedarnath. Among the 34 men killed was the husband of Vinita Devi, all of 20 at the time. The grieving young widow moved to her parents’ home at Kumri village,… Read more »

Kedarnath disaster widow ties the knot in Vrindavan

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Posted by: Admin October 16, 2017 in International Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 16 (IANS) The marriage of a young widow was solemnised in presence of around 500 widows at the historic 400-year-old Gopinath temple here on Monday evening. The event was sponsored by Sulabh International, an NGO working for sanitation and widows. Bride Vinita Devi was a widow… Read more »

दीप जले तो छटा जीवन का अंधियारा

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Publish Date:Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:35 PM (IST) | Updated Date:Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:35 PM (IST) जागरण संवाददाता, वृंदावन: विधवा होने का अभिशाप झेल रहीं वृद्ध माताओं की ¨जदगी में सोमवार की शाम जमकर रोशनी बिखरी। दीपमाला की श्रृंखला में हर ओर उजाला नजर आया तो वृद्ध माताओं की आंखों चमक उठीं और चेहरे… Read more »

Kedarnath disaster widow ties the knot in Vrindavan

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Published 16-Oct-2017 Vrindavan: The marriage of a young widow was solemnised in presence of around 500 widows at the historic 400-year-old Gopinath temple here on Monday evening. The event was sponsored by Sulabh International, an NGO working for sanitation and widows. Bride Vinita Devi was a widow from Uttarakhand who lost her husband in the… Read more »