Devi


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Devi

the “great goddess,” wife of Shiva; “Mother.” [Hindu Myth.: Parrinder, 77]
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10 ( ANI ): Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rakhi sister Sharbati Devi passed away on Saturday in Dhanbad at the age of 103.
The sensational details came to light after the police arrested the wife, Malati Devi, as she was trying to flee from the city.
Kamla Devi would often complain that she missed her daughters.
Devi Prasad was instrumental in defining those differences, and in the process, also defining the role of art, and the larger purpose of a person's engagement with labour and creative work.
Kumar or the JD(U) has not commented so far on Friday's CBI raids in four cities in connection with a corruption case, in which the RJD chief, his wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi are among the accused.
The congress member of Legislative Council and former Minister Jugal Kishore Sharma tabled a resolution in the Upper House on Monday saying the government should prevail upon the Shri Vaishno Devi Shrine Board to evolve a system that the goddess can rest for some time during the day.
Government would provide special funds to Gulab Devi Hospital for this purpose.
Goldberg's biography of Indra Devi, a Russian-born aristocrat who ended up in Hollywood, where she "taught yoga to stars and leaders," as her New York Times obituary put it, suggests how complex and surprising the history is.
MIRPUR (AJK) -- At least seven people were killed on Monday when a helicopter ferrying Hindu pilgrims to the Vaishno Devi temple crashed near Katra in Jammu region of Indian-occupied Kashmir on Monday.
DEVI, with main production facilities in Vejle, Denmark, was founded in 1942 and became a part of the global Danfoss group in 2003.
Nanda Devi is a new age album of instrumental music crafted in tribute to nature's glory, and in especial honor of the sacred mountain Nanda Devi in Northern India.
For Santa Devi of Rohichan Khurd village, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, it happened when she was a nine-month toddler; playing around with her toys and barely able to speak or walk.