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Ravanahatha! The Simple Stringed Instrument Is Said To Have Been Invented By Ravana To Please Lord Shiva!

ShareTweetWhatsApp1 SharesIndia has a rich tradition of classical music is a very well known fact. At the same time, it…

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Tawang Monastery- The Largest Buddhist Monastery Of India Has Had An Interesting Past!

ShareTweetWhatsApp7 SharesThe Tawang Monastery also known as “Galden Namgyal Lhatse” is famous Buddhist monastery which was founded by Merak Lama…

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Sambalpur Is Known As The Heart Of Western Odisha And The History Of Sambalpur Is Filled With Rich Heritage And Culture.

ShareTweetWhatsApp3 SharesThe western most District of Odisha, Sambalpur District is believed to be named from the presiding Goddess Samalai, whose…

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Ramgarhia Bunga- It Once Served As The Headquarters Of Various Sikh Chieftains That Protected The Golden Temple

ShareTweetWhatsApp2 SharesLocated in the vicinity of Sri Darbar Sahib, Amritsar, the Ramgarhia Bunga(Quarters) which was built by S. Jassa Singh…

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Naganika- The First Queen To Have A Coin Issued In Her Name! While Many Other Queens Have Broken Through Patriarchy To Shine As Power Centres, The Satavahana Queen Naganika Has A Special Place!

ShareTweetWhatsApp4 SharesIn ancient India women held a higher position in the society, ancient texts are full of such references to…

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Bharat Niti Summit – The Digital Hindu! Know The Agenda, Focus, What The Summit Targets to achieve and How It Is Building A Platform For Active Participation Of Every Social Media User To Engage In Discussions on Dharma and Culture!

ShareTweetWhatsApp58 Shares“Bharat Niti is an initiative to encourage objective study and in-depth analysis by citizens, policymakers, domain experts, researchers and…

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Mukteshwar Or The Temple Of Salvation In Odissa Has Been Dubbed ‘The Gem Of The Kalinga Architecture’

ShareTweetWhatsApp3 SharesMukteshwar temple, one of the most prominent temples of Bhubaneswar, has been constructed in the style that is quite…

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Surya Pahar- Assam’s Hill Of Faith! It Is Considered Holy For Hindus, Buddhists And Jains!

ShareTweetWhatsApp4 SharesSri Surya Pahar is one of the most important heritage sites of the ancient remains of Goalpara district. It…

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Gobindgarh Fort! Though The Capital Of Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s Kingdom Was Lahore, This Fort Was At The Heart Of His Empire!

ShareTweetWhatsApp8 SharesGobindgarh Fort was built by the army of Gujjar Singh Bhangi of Sikh Misls. This fort was reconstructed by…

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Bathinda Fort Also Known As Quila Mubarak Is A 1,600 Year Old Fort With Rich History!

ShareTweetWhatsApp3 SharesBathinda has been closely associated with Indian History and it has been mentioned even in the Rigvedas and in…

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Dasghara- A Village In Bengal Treasures Some Of The Remarkable Architectural Marvels!

ShareTweetWhatsApp6 SharesDasghara is small village near Tarakeshwar which treasures some remarkable terracotta temples and architectures. This quaint village is situated…

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Ancient Indian Board Games! Here Is What You Should Know About Some Of The Important Board Games Played By Our Ancestors!

ShareTweetWhatsApp15 SharesIndia has been the land of many globally renowned inventions such as Yoga, Ayurveda, Zero etc. The country’s inventions…

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Rogan- The Traditional Textile Painting Of Gujarat! The Not So Popular Art Of Decorating Fabrics Like Painted Canvases Is Dying!

ShareTweetWhatsApp2 SharesRogan is 300 year-old inherited tradition that once flourished in Gujarat’s Kutch region. Today, Orignally One Abdul Gafur family…

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Kashi- One Of The Oldest Inhabited Cities Of The World Was Prominent During The Times Of Ramayana And Mahabharatha!

ShareTweetWhatsApp11 SharesKashi was an ancient kingdom during the times of both Ramayana and Mahabharata. The capital of Kasi was Kasipura…

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Magadha Dynasty! How Did The Kingdom Manage To Become The First Imperial Power Of India

ShareTweetWhatsApp6 SharesMagadha, ancient kingdom of India, was once situated in the west-central Bihar state, in northeastern India. Its capital was…

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Pragpur- A Village In Himachal Pradesh Is Known To Be The First Heritage Village Of India!

ShareTweetWhatsApp5 SharesPragpur is surrounded by beautiful green valleys and is blessed with lush vegetation.  The village is said to have…

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Mukteshwar Or The Temple Of Salvation In Odissa Has Been Dubbed ‘The Gem Of The Kalinga Architecture’

ShareTweetWhatsApp9 SharesMukteshwar temple, one of the most prominent temples of Bhubaneswar, has been constructed in the style that is quite…

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Bhaja Caves Are One Among The Oldest Caves In Western India And Is Located Near An Important Ancient Trade Route!

ShareTweetWhatsApp7 SharesBhaja Caves is a small cluster of Buddhist Caves built by the Hinayana sect of Buddhism near Lonavala in…

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The Grand Datia Palace Stands As One Of The Finest Examples Of Indo-Islamic Architecture In India!

ShareTweetWhatsApp3 SharesDatia Palace, also known as Satkhanda Palace, is a grand seven-storeyed structure. It was built in the Indo-Islamic style…

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The Forgotten Gorge Of Gandikota In Andhra Pradesh Is Known As The Grand Canyon Of India!

ShareTweetWhatsApp15 SharesGandikota is a small village on the right bank of the river Pennar, 15 km from Jammalamadugu in Kadapa…

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