HANUMAN JAYANTI

27 April Hanuman Jayanti is a Hindu religious festival that celebrates the birth of Hindu God Hanuman, who is immensely venerated throughout India and Nepal. This festival is celebrated on different days in different parts of India. In most states of India, the festival is observed either in Chaitra (usually on the day of ChaitraContinue reading “HANUMAN JAYANTI”

REMEMBERING KAKA

Emergence: 29 December 1942 Demise: 18 July 2012 Rajesh Khanna (popularly known as kaka) was an Indian actor, film producer and politician who is best known for his work in the Hindi cinema. He is referred to as the “First Superstar” of Indian cinema. He starred in 15 consecutive solo hit films from 1969 toContinue reading “REMEMBERING KAKA”

GURU NANAK JAYANTI

Guru Nanak Dev Ji Gurpurab, also known as Guru Nanak’s Prakash Utsav and Guru Nanak Dev Ji Jayanti, celebrates the birth of the first Sikh guru, Guru Nanak. One of the most celebrated Sikh gurus and the founder of Sikhism, Guru Nanak Dev is highly revered by the Sikh community. This is one of theContinue reading “GURU NANAK JAYANTI”

BIPIN CHANDRA PAL

Bipin Chandra Pal was a Freedom fighter, Journalist, Politician, Writer, Indian independence movement activist, Orator and Social reformer. Emergence: 7 November 1858 Demise: 20 May 1932 Bipin Chandra Pal, known as ‘Father of Revolutionary Thoughts’ was born on November 7, 1858, at Sylhet district in British ruled India presently in Bangladesh. He was among theContinue reading “BIPIN CHANDRA PAL”

MAHARISHI VALMIKI JAYANTI

Valmiki Jayanti – Birth anniversary of maharishi Valmiki On this day born the great poet, sage, philosopher and saint Maharshi Valmiki of ancient India. It is also celebrated as Pargat Diwas and is an annual Indian festival which falls on the full moon day in the month of Ashwin. Valmiki authored the epic Ramayana. ItContinue reading “MAHARISHI VALMIKI JAYANTI”

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF NON-VIOLENCE

International Day of Non-Violence ~ 2nd October Today is the birth anniversary of our Father of the nation which is also observed as the international day of nonviolence. Today is also the birth anniversary of another great freedom fighter and our second prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri. Top 20 Most Famous and Inspiring Mahatma GandhiContinue reading “INTERNATIONAL DAY OF NON-VIOLENCE”