Category Archives: Culture

Happy Ram Navami 2k18

The celebrations of Rama Navami starts on Gudi Padwa which is the first day of the month of Chaitra. The celebration continues for 9 days and the people do bhajan, kirtan and pray during the celebrations. As you know that, ‘Ram Navami’ is the most

How India got the name Bharat and the significance of Ramnavami

Bharat – Residents of the sub-continent called their home “Bharat” after the ancient king Bharata, whose name means “one who is capable of nourishing and protecting”. King Bharata was capable of protecting and nourishing the “Golden Bird” of India when it was the flourishing international

Universal Appeal Of The Ramayana

The story of Rama appeals to everyone. In one form or the other, the Ramayana is read or listened to by thousands of people every day. Sage Valmiki, the Yoga Vasishta informs us, was the first to narrate this story. Thanks to oral tradition, many

Rajasthan as a Land of Art And Culture

Rajasthan perhaps more than any other State in India, is a shopper’s paradise centuries- old skills in the traditional crafts continue to produce some of the most exciting wares in the world. The cities of Rajasthan still retain the medieval flavour keeping alive the timeless

चैत्र नवरात्रि 2018

नवरात्रि हिन्दू धर्म में मनाए जाने वाले सबसे बड़े और महत्वपूर्ण पर्वों में से एक है, जिसे पुरे भारत में समान श्रद्धा और उत्साह के साथ मनाया जाता है। ऐसे तो पुरे साल भर में चार नवरात्रि आती है लेकिन मुख्य रूप से केवल दो

Your nose isn’t really as big as it looks in selfies

Noses in selfies may be smaller than they appear Your nose isn’t actually as big as it looks in selfies, says facial plastic surgeon Boris Paskhover. So maybe hold off on that nose job — at least, until you’ve seen a decent portrait photo of

A walk for culture

The India Heritage Walk Festival (IHWF) 2018, a month-long festival is being organised from 1st-28th February. Led by Sahapedia, an open online resource on the arts, cultures and histories of India and YES Culture (a division of YES Bank’s think tank focussed on the promotion,