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Athi Varadar festival

🕔18:09, 14.Sep 2019

After a 48-days-long Darshan of Lord Athi Varadar, the deity bid farewell to its devotees for another 40 years on August 17. There are some points on about the Athi Varadar Festival. STATIC About the Athi Varadar festival Every 40

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Central Vista

🕔17:38, 13.Sep 2019

The Narendra Modi government has initiated a massive re-plan and redevelopment of New Delhi’s iconic central vista (the stretch from the gates of Rashtrapati Bhawan to India Gate that was designed by Edwin Lutyens) along with surrounding buildings spread over

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Paryushan Parva, Jain Spiritual Festival (ToI)

🕔17:42, 3.Sep 2019

Context: The Paryushana festival for Jains starts on August 26 this year, and will end on September 2, 2019. Paryushana is the most important annual holy events for Jains. All Jains perform Atthai Tap – fasting for eight days at

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The Enduring Legacy Of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Of Punjab

🕔11:51, 28.Jun 2019

On June 27, a statue of Ranjit Singh, who ruled Punjab for almost four decades (1801-39), was inaugurated in Lahore. June 27 was the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh About Maharaja Ranjit Singh Ranjit Singh was born on November

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Sri Vedanta Desikan

🕔16:26, 20.May 2019

Download PDF Vice President released a postage stamp to commemorate the 750th birth anniversary of Sri Vedanta Desikan. Sri Vedanta Desikan was a Sri Vaishnava guru/philosopher and one of the most brilliant stalwarts of Sri Vaishnavism in the post-Ramanuja period.

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ASI unearths 4,000-Year-Old Burial Sites at U.P. Site

🕔15:09, 18.May 2019

The Archaeological Survey of India’s (ASI) ongoing excavation of 4,000-year-old burial sites in Uttar Pradesh’s Sanauli has unearthed underground “sacred chambers”, decorated “legged coffins” as well as rice and dal in pots and animal bones buried with the bodies. Findings

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Makara Jyothi & Makarvilakku Festival

🕔16:15, 13.May 2019

In News Well, Amid the ongoing agitation over the entry of women of the menstruating age into the Sabarimala temple following the recent order of the Supreme Court has come the Makaravilakku festival, and the most important event in the

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