To be honest a good number of people know the Ramayana as it has been told in Ramayana TV series by Ramanand Sagar, first aired in 1987. It attracted a lot of fanfare and adulation when it was retelecasted again ...

Hinduism is the third largest religion in the world. Yet it is confined mostly to Indian Subcontinent and is also considered as one of the most tolerant religions in the world. Perhaps this is the reason that it is still ...

For someone who does not follow any other religion or someone who does not follow Hinduism, the fact that Hindus have so many gods may appear to be rather strange. After all, the other major religions like Christianity, Islam, and ...

International Yoga Day, or commonly and unofficially referred to as Yoga Day, is celebrated annually on 21 June since its inception in 2015. An international day for yoga was declared unanimously by the United Nations General Assembly.  Let us look ...

On the 14th of April every year India celebrates Ambedkar Jayanti. For the Indians, it is the celebration of the day Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar was born. Dr. Ambedkar is the awardee of India’s highest civilian honor Bharat Ratna. He ...

The beautiful religious buildings of the Qutub Minar complex form one of Delhi’s most spectacular sights. Let us have a look at some of the amazing and interesting facts about Qutub Minar 1. Magical ‘Rust Free’ Iron Pillar for 2000 ...

India has been diplomatically persuading countries across the world for a permanent seat at United Nations Security Council (UNSC). However, a historical controversy has centered on the culpability of independent India’s first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, in not seizing several ...

The history as we have been narrated for long says India’s earliest inhabitants were the Dravidians of Indus Valley Civilization. According to the Aryan Invasion Theory promoted by the erstwhile British rulers of India, these Dravidians were driven away South ...

Lord Ganesha is a very popular deity for Hindus. One of the reasons that Lord Ganesha finds mention so often in any Hindu ritual is due to a well-known tradition. The tradition holds that every ritual, puja or ceremony must ...

We all live in a place where unawareness holds the biggest secret within itself. While sometimes shocking and it is also sometimes pleasing. This list of 5 mysterious places that you didn’t know exist in India is going to create ...