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  • History of Kumbh Mela: Types, Significance and Venue

    The history of Kumbh Mela is related to the days when the Devtas and the Demons conjointly produced nector of immorality as depicted by the legends.

    Jan 18, 2019
  • 10 Lesser known facts about Bhagat Singh

    Bhagat Singh was born on 28 September, 1907 and at the young age he was hanged. He was a great and brave freedom fighter who fought for the country. Popularly known as Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagt Singh. In this article we are presenting some unknown facts about Bhagat Singh and his revolutionary life which not only inspires but also influence others.

    Jan 17, 2019
  • Why Pongal Festival is celebrated?

    India is a land of diversity and its diversity varies with geography— each with a unique tradition, story, and food. Pongal is the most popular harvesting festival of South India which is celebrated for four-day long in the month of January-February (Thai) during the solar equinox. In this article, we have discussed about the history, significance and importance of the Pongal Festival which will enhance the general knowledge of the readers.

    Jan 11, 2019
  • Swami Vivekananda: History, Teachings, Philosophy and Biography

    Swami Vivekananda was a spiritual leader and social reformer. His lectures, writings, letters, poems, ideas motivated not only youth of India but also the whole world. He is the founder of Ramakrishna Mission and Belur Math in Calcutta. Let us study more about his life history, education etc. through this article

    Jan 11, 2019
  • Timeline of Babri Masjid - Ram Janmabhoomi Dispute Case

    The Babri Masjid- Ram Janmabhumi Disputes has proven to be sources of religious and political conflicts. The main issues is moving around possession of site because groups of Hindu organisation claim that Mosque was built after demolishing the temple and also the site to be the birthplace of the Hindu deity i.e. Rama whereas Muslim claims that the Mosque was never built after the demolition but with the help of the ruins of temples. Here, we are giving a complete timeline of Babri Masjid - Ram Janmabhoomi Dispute Case to understand the issue, how and why the issues remain unsolved.

    Jan 4, 2019
  • Do you know how India got her name as “Bharat”

    India i.e. Bharat is the union of states and a fusion of various religions, cultures, customs, heritage etc. which makes it an intriguing nation embracing the diversity of this world. Since ancient times our nation has been termed as Bharat (Sanskrit original name). There are some stories of various historians which fascinate us and explain How India got the name Bharat.

    Aug 14, 2018
  • 10 Important Facts about Kakori Train Conspiracy

    We celebrate our Independence Day on 15th August. It is worth knowing that this day of celebration is not achieved in one day, but a long process of struggle and Kakori Train Conspiracy is one of the important events of the freedom struggle. Here, we are giving 10 important facts about Kakori train Conspiracy.

    Aug 10, 2018
  • When and Why British first landed on Indian Territory

    The arrival of Vasco da Gama in Calicut on May 20, 1498 opens a sea route from Europe to the East. After that India became the focal point of the Europe's trade and also the realm of European ambition getting wider to grab Spice Islands trade monopoly which causes numerous naval battle. Here, we are given an interesting glimpse of the trivial fact, in the Indian history about when and why British first landed on Indian Territory.

    Aug 10, 2018
  • Who were the “Thugs of Hindostan”?

    "Thugs of Hindustan" were in reality are the robbers, dacoits, thieves etc. If not, then who were them? Have you read or heard about the Thugs, where did they live, whom they used to worship, how thugs became an evil etc. Let's study through this article.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • 10 interesting facts about Rajiv Gandhi

    Rajiv Gandhi was born on 20 August, 1944 in Mumbai. He became the seventh and youngest Prime Minister of India at the age of 40. He had entered politics in 1980. Let us study some unknown and interesting facts about Rajiv Gandhi's life, his hobby, political career etc. through this article.

    May 29, 2018
  • Buddhist Mudras, Hand Gestures and their Meaning

    The symbolic gestures (Mudras) through iconography of Buddha image to evoke particular ideas during Buddhist meditation or rituals. In Indian sculptural art, images are the symbolic representations of divinity whose origin and end is expressed through the religious and spiritual beliefs.

    Apr 30, 2018
  • Which British Laws are still used in India

    The British Governement made a number of legislations to run the country as per their convenience. The main obejctives behind all such legislations were to exploit the resources of India and to stop the rebellions from protesting against such open loot of resources. This article deals with some of such immoral and unethical legislations.

    Feb 9, 2018
  • 5 largest Central Prisons in India

    Prison is of great importance to protect our society in a country like India where population is huge. In India, Central Prisons are depicted as rehabilitation centers. Do you know that some of India's prisons are considered to be the largest in the world? In this article, we will study about the 5 largest Central prisons in India.

    Jan 17, 2018
  • Do you know about the Battle of Bhima Koregaon and its significance

    Recently, clashes took place between Dalits and Maratha communities in Bhima Koregaon of Maharashtra. Let's find out the reason behind the clashes between the Dalits and the Maratha community on the Koregaon Bhīma Battle which was fought 200 years ago on the battle.

    Jan 10, 2018
  • Concept of Democracy by Rig Veda

    Democracy is a system in which the public elects its ruler himself. The term democracy is derived from two Greek words 'Demos' and Kratos. Demos mean ' people' and kratos means 'rule'. This system was prevalent in ancient times but how it was. Through this article, you will learn how the concept of democracy is taken from Rig Veda or about the democratic elements in Ancient India.

    Dec 4, 2017