INTERNATIONAL DAY OF YOGA

The International Day of Yoga has been celebrated annually on 21 June since 2015, following its inception in the United Nations General Assembly in 2014. Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual practice which originated in India. The Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in his UN address in 2014, had suggested the date of 21stContinue reading “INTERNATIONAL DAY OF YOGA”

RAJA FESTIVAL

Raja (Odia: ରଜ) or Raja Parba (Odia: ରଜ ପର୍ବ) or Mithuna Sankranti is a three-day-long festival of womanhood celebrated in Odisha, India. The second day of the festival signifies beginning of the solar month of Mithuna from, which the season of rains starts. It is believed that the mother Goddess Earth or the divine wifeContinue reading “RAJA FESTIVAL”

INTERNATIONAL MOTHER LANGUAGE DAY

International Mother Language Day is a worldwide annual observance held on 21 February to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and to promote multilingualism. First announced by UNESCO on 17 November 1999, it was formally recognized by the United Nations General Assembly with the adoption of UN resolution 56/262 in 2002. Mother Language DayContinue reading “INTERNATIONAL MOTHER LANGUAGE DAY”

CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI MAHARAJ JAYANTI

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti is a festival and public holiday of the Indian state of Maharashtra. This festival is celebrated on February 19 (according to Julian date), celebrating the birth anniversary of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, the first Chhatrapati and founder of the Maratha Empire, Some people celebrate this day by Hindu Calendar in Maharashtra.

MARTYRS’ DAY

Martyr’s Day (India): 30 January In India, there are six days declared as Martyrs’ Day (at national level also known as Sarvodaya day). They are named in honour of those who are recognised as martyrs for the nation. 30 January is the date observed in the national level. The date was chosen as it marksContinue reading “MARTYRS’ DAY”

PARAKRAM DIWAS

Netaji Jayanti (aka Parakram Diwas) : 23 January Parakram Diwas (Bravery Day) is celebrated in India on 23 January. It was introduced by the Government of India in 2021 ahead of Netaji SubhasChandra Bose’s birth anniversary. Netaji Jayanti is observed as Parakram Diwas for the first time in 2021 on his 125th birth anniversary. SubhasContinue reading “PARAKRAM DIWAS”

INDIA’S GRANDEST OVERSEAS VICTORY

Originally posted on Cricket Vikas:
Hello Guys, It doesn’t require much time to turn the tables and that’s what Indian Team has shown in the last one month. 19th Dec 2020 India got all out for 36. 19th Jan 2021 India becomes the first team to beat australia at Brisbane since 1988. Indian Team with…

CONGRATULATIONS TEAM INDIA

Today the boys shown right attitude and character as winning members of indian cricket team. Yesterday I saw in a survey report the percentage chance of winning this match for india as mere four percent as compared to a draw chance of sixty percent. Despite all odds, the boys snatched a victory from a possibleContinue reading “CONGRATULATIONS TEAM INDIA”

HAPPY MAKAR SANKRANTI

Makar Sankranti or Uttarayan or Maghi or simply Sankranti, is a festival day in the Hindu calendar, dedicated to the deity Surya (sun). It is observed each year in the lunar month of Magha which corresponds with the month of January as per the Gregorian calendar and is a day the people of India andContinue reading “HAPPY MAKAR SANKRANTI”

LOHRI

Lohri is a popular Punjabi winter folk festival celebrated primarily in the Punjab region. The significance and legends about the Lohri festival are many and these link the festival to the Punjab region. It is believed by many that the festival commemorates the passing of the winter solstice. Lohri marks the end of winter, andContinue reading “LOHRI”

PRAVASI BHARATIYA DIVAS

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (Hindi: प्रवासी भारतीय दिवस, English: Non-Resident Indian Day) is a celebratory day observed (starting in 2001) on 9 January by the Republic of India to mark the contribution of the overseas Indian community towards the development of India. The day commemorates the return of Mahatma Gandhi from South Africa to Mumbai onContinue reading “PRAVASI BHARATIYA DIVAS”