To remember the martyrdom of four Sahibzadas of Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Maharaj, the tenth Guru of the Sikhs, and Mata Gujri, the Sahibzada Day was observed at the official residence of the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inspected a night shelter in Varanasi.
The state government also said that the work of Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple Dham Project in Varanasi is being done on a "war footing."
In the 3-day webinar, more than 300 scholars from across the country and world are participating in the brainstorming sessions on the challenges being faced by 28 districts of Purvanchal region.
Some 15 lakh diyas lit up on the ghats of Ganga to mark the beginning of celebrations on the occasion of Kartik Purnima. Classical dancers performed during the occasion.
Kashi Vishwanath corridor project: The project is aimed at the expansion and beautification of Kashi Vishwanath temple which will ensure visibility of the temple directly from the ghat.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Varanasi on Monday afternoon — his first visit to his parliamentary constituency...
Dev Deepawali, which has become a world-famous festival of light and fervour in Varanasi, is celebrated on every Poornima of the Kartik month.
The 73 Km stretch of the newly widened and six laned NH19, made with a total outlay of Rs 2447 crore, is expected to reduce the travel time between Prayagraj and Varanasi by one hour.
Dev Deepawali in Varanasi: The description of Dev Diwali is found in Shiva Purana. It says that when the demon named Tripura Sur was torturing and killing Gods in Karthik month, then Lord Vishnu came down on earth and killed this cruel demon on this day.