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Vindhyavasini Puja Day
About 8 kilometres away from the river Ganga, is located the the temple of the Goddess Vindhyavasini, in Uttar Pradesh at the Vindhyachal ranges. Vindhyavasini is just another name given to Goddess Durga, who killed the demon Mahishasura. Vindhyavasini means the ...
Vindhyavasini Puja Day

Which Deity To Worship On Which Tithi
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Why Narad Muni Is Known As A Wandering Sage
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Why Narad Muni Is Known As A Wandering Sage
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Wives of Lord Shiva
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Wives Of Lord Shiva
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The Five Big Facts Shiva Told Parvati
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The Five Big Facts Shiva Told Parvati
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Rules To Be Observed While Worshiping Lord Shiva
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Rules To Be Observed While Worshiping Lord Shiva
Interesting Facts About Lord Ganesha
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The Eight Avatars Of Ganesha
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The Eight Avatars Of Ganesha
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