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How misinterpretation of Vedas led to the evil practice of Sati

What is Sati Pratha? Addressing our nation as “Ma tujhe salaam”, we as Indians feel immense pride in being a part of a rich culture that teaches us to respect women, indicated by the very description of India as ‘Ma’ or mother. However, due to lack of knowledge and education, women in India have for …

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Story and significance of Gangaur Festival in Rajasthan

Among the various colourful festivals of India that dawn with the spring, the Gangaur festival of Rajasthan is one of the most popular and important festivals celebrated throughout the State with great enthusiasm and devotion manifested in the limitless love of womanhood. It is a cultural extravaganza starting on the first day of the Chaitra …

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All you need to know about Holi, the festival of colours

After bidding goodbye to the cosy winters, the onset of spring welcomes us with the daylight; the leaves on the trees, long evenings and the inevitably exciting Holi festival, celebrated all over India. This festival of Love, abundant Colors, Delicacies and Joy is celebrated on the full moon day (Purnima) in the month of Phalgun …

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A list of top 10 festivals of India

India is the land of festivals. It is also said that to be a part of all the festivals celebrated in this sublime land you will have to take many births. India’s rich festivals have now spread to the whole world. Festivals in India tend to be amazing and great. People from across the world …

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A List Of Top 10 Classical Dances in India

The diversity intrinsic to cultures that define the very title of India is not something unknown to the world at large. The massive celebration of festivals of India characteristic of the many Indian cultures, inclusive of myriad traditions, rituals and garnishing food. All of which has become an irresistible source of attraction for tourists from …

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Story of Bhangarh Fort – the haunted fort in Rajasthan

The story of Bhangarh Fort is not limited to one. There are a number of legends connected with Bhangarh Fort’s evacuation overnight. Stories might change but the experiences of people visiting one of the most haunted places sound almost the same. One is not allowed to stay in Bhangarh Fort at night i.e. before sunrise …

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Matrilineal Societies in India- Meaning & Importance

“Every man I meet wants to protect me. I can’t figure out from what.” – Mae West                                                            In the 21st century, the discourse has apparently shifted to questioning patriarchy, and further, feminism and human rights in the resultant patriarchal society. The history of the world shows a patriarchal society that follows primogeniture. Primogeniture means the …

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Why You Must Visit Lakshman Jhula in Rishikesh

The Lakshman Jhula is an iconic religious suspension bridge which is 450m long iron bridge. The bridge connects to village Tapovan in the Tehri District and Jonk in the Puri Garhwal District. It is located in the north east of Rishikesh in India, state of Uttarkhand. The entire Bridge is made up of Iron and …

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Lamayuru Monastery- History, Architecture And Much More

Lamayuru Monastery which is also known by the name “Yuru” monastery. It is the Tibetan Buddhist monastery which is situated in Lamayouro Leh district in India. It is considered as one of the largest and oldest monasteries found in the region of Ladakh. It is at a height of 3,510 metres which is approximately 11,520 …

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Things to Explore and Complete Guide for Rishikesh

Imagine a place where the birds chirp louder, the trees sway as if they are dancing to Earth’s tune, and the natural world and you are on exactly the same frequency. Such is the power of the Indian city of Rishikesh. Rishikesh has gained an international reputation as a safe haven for all of the …

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