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see HinduismHinduism
, Western term for the religious beliefs and practices of the vast majority of the people of India. One of the oldest living religions in the world, Hinduism is unique among the world religions in that it had no single founder but grew over a period of 4,000 years in
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Durga

malignant goddess of war. [Hinduism: Leach, 330]
See: War
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The incident came to light post Durga puja after the organizers knocked on the doors of the district administration.
In order to celebrate Durga Puja Festival, Huntkey has set up several Durga Puja Wishes arch gates around India, including Kolkata, Patna, Guwahati, Ranchi, etc.
Many people were horrified by her appearance, but as soon as Kristen set eyes on her, she knew immediately she could give Durga a loving home.
As the clamor for reinstating suspended IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal has grown louder, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav earlier today defended his government's action, saying the bureaucrat ordered the demolition of a portion of the mosque which might have resulted in disturbing peace in the state.
Durga Shakti Nagpal, 28, is the Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) of Gautam Buddh Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh but was suspended yesterday, less than one year after her first posting, for opposing an illegal building of a mosque on government property.
According to reports, Durga Nagpal said: "We have acted against these people, we face implicit threats.
Tenders are invited for Providing and fixing of sign board in various RWA Durga Vihar Phase-1, Durga Vihar Phase-2, Data Ram Park and Shri Ganga Vihar under SDM (Kapashera)
ENCROACHMENT on government land cannot be checked without the permission of the government or so suggests reply filed by Uttar Pradesh government to the Centre on the suspension of Gautam Budh Nagar SDM Durga Sakthi Nagpal.
31 ( ANI ): Durga Puja was celebrated across the northeast recently, and saw a large number of people from all walks of life taking part.
Contractor address : 3, Durga Colony, Durga Nagar,.
IAS OFFICERS in Jharkhand have come out in support of Durga Sakthi Nagpal, who was suspended by the Uttar Pradesh government for allegedly demolishing an illegal mosque wall.
Speaking to reporters in New Delhi, CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechury said that in the wake of the festival of Durga Puja, the majority of people would not able to enroll themselves.