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Nov. 21, 2023, 4:04 p.m.

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Nov. 17, 2023, 7:45 a.m.

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Dhanteras, also known as Dhanvantari Trayodashi, marks the beginning of the Diwali festival in India.The word 'Dhan' translates to wealth. The word 'Theras' translates to the 13th and is related to t…

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Ahoi Ashtami

Nov. 5, 2023, 6:03 a.m.

Shaktism is a major sect of Hinduism wherein the metaphysical reality is considered to be a woman, and the primordial cosmic energy, Shakti, occupies the place of the godhead. The word Shakti is deri…