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On this auspicious occasion, Lt Gen Moinuddin Haider, Sardar Muhammad Yasin Malik along with members of SSUET Board of Governors and others were awarded the shields in recognition of their valuable services and contribution towards education, science and social work.
In partnership with Fashion Designers Association of the Philippines, Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria launched an oriental-themed fashion show which exquisitely presented the Year of The Earth Dog's auspicious colors and style trends.
I pray that this auspicious occasion makes our society happier and even more harmonious.
Parents should avoid reprimanding children on the first day of the Chinese New Year as it will only ruin an auspicious celebration.
Brothers will be busy choosing gifts for the auspicious day of Bhai Dooj.
Taking advantage of the auspicious occasion, I would like to remind the countrymen that though the problems of extremism and terrorism have been overcome and now we are heading towards peace and prosperity, we should also be conscious of the importance of sustainable peace and normalcy to ensure rapid development and progress of the country.
Many devotees celebrate the festival by observing fast on the auspicious occasion.
Akshaya Tritiya, is considered as a very auspicious occasion by the Indian community, who believe that valuables bought on this special day will bring them prosperity, good luck and success.
Some believe it was the auspicious night of Shivratri that Lord Shiva performed the Tandava, the cosmic dance of the primal creation, preservation and destruction.
PEOPLE think the 11th day of the 11th month of the 11th year of the millennium is an auspicious day to get married but for ice cream vendors 3COWS, it was an auspicious day to advertise by dishing out free ice cream.
The Managing Director of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation Limited (Amul) shri R S Sodhi, the Sauber Managing Director Monisha Kaltenborn, the drivers Kobayashi and Perez were also remained present on the auspicious occasion.
Damas has launched a range of new jewellery to celebrate the auspicious day of Akshaya Tritiya 2011.