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Last Shahi Snan at Simhastha on May 21

Ujjain: Lakhs of devotees will take the holy dip in Kshipra river during last Shahi Snan of century’s second Simhastha at Ujjain on May 21. Shahi Snan of Akharas will commence from 3 am. Shaivite and Vaishnavite Akharas will take holy dip simultaneously at Dutt Akhara and Ramghat, respectively, from 3 am. Saints and seers belonging to various Akharas will take the holy dip in accordance with time fixed for them from 3 to 11 …

Social concerns raised at Simhastha

Ujjain: Simhastha-2016 has not only become a Mahakumbh of religious rituals, but also social concerns. Along with religion and spiritualism, resolve among devotees is also being witnessed for environmental conservation, sanitation, stopping female foeticide, Beti Bachao and keep Kshipra clean. All these social concerns of top priority of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan have been given religious sanctity among society since they have been endorsed by saints and seers. This is helping in addressing social …

All villages to have connectivity by 2022: CM

Indore: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that all the villages will be connected with main roads by year 2022. He said that country will develop through development of villages. Chouhan was addressing Gram Sabha at village Burhi Barlai in Sanwer development block of Indore district on Monday. He said that a strategy has been chalked out to connect villages with main roads. The Chief Minister said that development has been ensured in all …

My Stamp scheme getting popularity

Ujjain: My Stamp scheme introduced by Department of Post during Simhastha-2016 at Ujjain is gaining popularity. A devotee can perpetuate memory of Simhastha in the form of postal stamp. Total 12 special Simhastha postal stamps’ sheet with photograph of concerning person is provided for Rs 300. One sheet contains 12 stamps.This is being regarded as a novel initiative to perpetuate memories of Simhastha. Devotees have started availing its benefit right from day-one. It is noteworthy …