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It’s the occasion of Dussehra, also known as Vijayadashmi, which is currently celebrated across in India. Dussehra is the word derived from Sanskrit Dasha-hara, which means Dashanan ravan. This is among the most celebrated days in India as this is the auspicious occasion when devotees worship Goddess Shakti, who was incarnated in the form of Goddess Durga, who is considered to have powers of Lord Brahma, Vishu and Mahesh. With that power, she defeated demon Mahishasura. In India, this festival is widely celebrated in the eastern region of the country, especially in West Bengal. This holy festival is also celebrated as the victory of Lord Rama who defeated Ravana and rescued his abducted wife Sita.

Devotees celebrate this occasion by burning huge effigies of Ravana. Well, on this festive day of nation, Indian Test players are currently busy playing the third Test against New Zealand at Indore and are trying best to give another moment to cheer for fans by winning it. Despite being busy in playing this match, few cricketers from the team wished on this occasion along with other cricketers too from their official Twitter accounts. Here are some of the tweets from cricket fraternity on the occasion of Dussehra.