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Sita Navami, Janaki Navami – Hindu Festival

Sita Navami

Goddess Lakshmi took birth as Sita in Treta yug in the kingdom of Mithila and the this birth anniversary is celebrated as Sita Navami. This festival is also known as Sita Jayanti . In some parts of India it is also called Janaki Navami. Maa Sita was also known as Janaki because she was the daughter of Janaka, the king …

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Vaasanthi Book Review: Amma; Jayalalithaa’s Journey from Movie Star to Political Queen

Vaasanthi Book Review: Amma; Jayalalithaa's Journey from Movie Star to Political Queen

Author: Vaasanthi; Publisher: Juggernaut Pages: 175 Price: Rs 299 When she entered Tamil cinema, she was another struggling actress. But luck – and the legendary MGR’s blessings – were on her side. Once she was recognized as a cine star, Jayalalithaa plunged into politics – with just one benefactor in the whole of Tamil Nadu. And after MGR died, she …

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