Baba Baidyanath Dham Deoghar History

In the north-eastern part of Jharkhand, Babadham is located in the Deoghar town of Deoghar district. The site is actually widely famous for the Baidyanath Jyotirlinga Temple, which is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas in the. These Jyotirlinga temples are the most sacred abodes of Lord Shiva. Every year, during the ‘Shraavana’ month of Hindu

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Forces on high alert Darjeeling remains incident-free

DARJEELING (WB): Security forces were on high alert and internet services remained suspended, though no incidents of violence were reported in Darjeeling hills till 9.30 am today. “The situation is still very tense. Since morning there has been no incident of violence but we are on high alert and prepared for any eventuality,” a senior

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Rapid Tourist Flow in Sikkim Due to Fret in Darjeeling

A huge number of tourists are cancelling their vacations in Darjeeling and moving towards Sikkim. This has begun after the conflict of West Bengal Govt with the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha on making Bengali language as a mandatory subject in all schools of the state. This called for a revolt in Darjeeling by GJM under the

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For Shooting Cancellations Darjeeling Likely To Be Loose Rs 60 lakh

KOLKATA: Darjeeling has seen the shooting of at least eight short film/serials/films this year. The situation, however, has drastically changed once violence erupted in the Hills. First, a Hindi serial expected to be shot in Darjeeling decided to shoot elsewhere. Word is that it has finally chosen Odisha as the shooting destination. A Hindi commercial

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Places to visit in kalimpong

Kalimpong The precise etymology of the name Kalimpong means Land of Kings. There are many theories on the origin of the name. One widely-accepted theory claims that the name “Kalimpong” means “Assembly (or Stockade) of the King’s Ministers” in Tibetan, derived from kalon (“King’s ministers”) and pong (“stockade”). The River Teesta flows in the valley

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Places to visit in darjeeling

Places to visit in Darjeeling The name Darjeeling comes from the Tibetan word dorje, meaning the thunderbolt sceptre of the Hindu diety Indra, and ling, a place or land. Darjeeling is a town and a municipality in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is located in the Mahabharat Range or Lesser Himalaya at an

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