Dassehra

Dassehra

(ˈdæsɛræ)
n
(Hinduism) an annual Hindu festival celebrated on the 10th lunar day of Navaratri; images of the goddess Durga are immersed in water
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Tenders are invited for Beautification work of dassehra maidan, deoli including 1 years defect liability period and 2 years o and m
The brief teaser released on Thursday depicts a scene from the two-phased riots that bloodied Mumbai in December 1992-January 1993 in the aftermath of the demolition of the Babri Mosque and a grim Thackeray (Siddiqui) preparing to address his customary annual Dassehra Rally at Shivaji Park before a sea of saffron flags.
That, however, has not happened - perhaps because Thackeray ensured, in his last public address at the Sena's annual Dassehra rally in October 2012, that trhe people stayed with his son.
It maybe recalled that Thackeray could not attend the annual Shiv Sena Dassehra rally at Shivaji Park last Wednesday due to his poor health.
The opening of showroom is also timed well to serve the customers during the ensuring festive seasons such as Durga Puja, Dassehra, Diwali and the marriage season, which are auspicious occasions to buy jewellery and also gift them.
and brightly painted to resemble the effigies of Ravana that are burnt in north India on Dassehra.