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Chhath Puja

Chhath Puja Celebrated In US By Indian-Americans

Nov 12, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The hundreds of Indian-Americans flocked to river banks, lakes and makeshift water bodies across the US to celebrate Chhath Puja.

Yamuna Pollution Row: Detergents Cause Froth, Govt Must Have Will To Act, Says Conservation Activist

Nov 10, 2021 Preetha Nair

As the Yamuna river fills with froth yet again, Manoj Misra, convener of the ‘Yamuna Jiye Abhiyaan’, speaks to Outlook about the road map for a clean river and the politicisation of conservation projects.

Environment Protection, Discipline And Freedom From Diseases: PM Modi Greets People On Chhath Festival

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted an audio message which said that people are reminded of the importance of cleanliness on the festival of Chhath.

WATCH | Patna Diaries: Chhath Puja Traditions Over Time

Nov 08, 2021 Chinki Sinha

Follow the diverse celebrations in Bihar where Chhath Puja - a composite culture, a shared festival and faith that is unbound and unshackled - comes to life.

Explainer | Why AAP And BJP Are Fighting Over Chhath Puja In Delhi

At the centre of the BJP Vs AAP politics over Chhath Puja in Delhi are the Purvanchalis- people belonging to Bihar and eastern Uttar Pradesh.

14 October, 2021

Allow Chhath Puja: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal Urges LG

Outlook Web Desk

Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal, Thursday, urged Lieutenant governor Anil Baikal to allow the celebrations of the festival of Chhath Pooja as Covid-19 is not much severe in Delhi now.

21 November, 2020

Bengali Ethnic Groups Set Up Vigils, Prevent Chhath Puja In Kolkata’s Lakes

Outlook Correspondent

The SC banned devotees from conducting Puja rituals in the city’s Rabindra Sarobar and Subhas Sarobar lakes.

19 November, 2020

Calcutta HC Refuses To Allow Chhath Puja Rituals At Subhas Sarobar


The court had also disallowed Chhath Puja at Rabindra Sarobar

18 November, 2020

Organisation Of Poorvanchalis To Host Chhath Puja Online


The organisation, Poorvanchal Gaurav, is hosting the festival online from November 18-20.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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