Maha Shivaratri Mauritius

16 Pilgrims arrested for possession of Marijuana during Maha Shivaratri

The officers of Anti Drug and Smuggling Unit , ADSU was working hard around Grand Bassin at the start of the week . 16 Pilgrims have been arrested for having marijuana in their possession . Last Sunday , there have been 4 arrests after a operation over the roof of the resting halls . Among

06 Mar 2011, MauritiusHot

Maha Shivaratri Pooja, Chalisa and Mantra With English Translation

Compiled here is a list of all the Maha Shivaratri and Shiv puja and mantras for the Great night of Shiva. If you are going toward the Ganga Talao and also participating for the Grand Night of Shiva, you can print these prayers. The list is not a complete one but we have gathered the [...]Original Post at: Maha Shivaratri Pooja, Chalisa and Mantra With English Translation - To subscribe to our Daily News section, click here.

28 Feb 2011, Island Crisis

Maha Shivaratri Celebration In Mauritius – Grand Bassin

Maha Shivaratri preparations in Mauritius starts approximately one month before the Grand Night of Shiva. Shiva followers here fasts for some 30 days, or let’s say, as from the day that the construction of the “kanwars” started. Others start their observance for Lord Shiva some 10 days before the great night. While all these comprise [...]Original Post at: Maha Shivaratri Celebration In Mauritius – Grand Bassin - To subscribe to our Daily News section, click here.

28 Feb 2011, Island Crisis

Controversies on drugs distributed to pilgrims converging to Grand Bassin

Drug distribution to pilgrims converging on Grand Basin is controversial. These drugs, which come from the hospital pharmacy in Victoria, were distributed Saturday by officers of the Ministry of Health in Black River, an area located in District No. 14 where the Minister of Health, Maya Hanoomajee, was elected. Member and president of the Health

28 Feb 2011, MauritiusHot