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The two kinds of religions

Sometime ago, when I was speaking to a group of people at Nashville, US, I was telling them a joke and I referred to God as “Him”. Immediately a few women stood up and asked, “Do you believe God is a man?” I said, “I am just telling you a joke.” They said, “It doesn’t matter, do you believe God is a man because you refer to God as Him?” […]

This Independence Day, know the 13 national symbols of India

India has a few national symbols which define the country and it’s ethnic culture. On this 72nd Independence day, familiarize yourself with these symbols, so you can proudly tell anyone from around the world about them! India’s 13 national symbols THE NATIONAL BIRD OF INDIA The peacock, commonly known as the Indian peafowl, was declared the national bird of India in 1963 because it was entirely a part of Indian […]

PM Narendra Modi's Independence Day Speech: Key Highlights

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today touched on many issues in his fifth Independence Day speech. In an hour-long speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted his government’s achievements in the past four years. Prime Minister Modi said that the country has made rapid changes in the past few years compared to 2013 when the Congress-led UPA government was in power. The Prime Minister said that the country was on a new […]


Let’s salute the sacrifices made by freedom fighters and soldiers who made us realise the dream of an independent and unified India. Let not anything divide the Idea of India and its spirit. Its plurality is its strength. Let’s celebrate it this Independence Day! Our motherland is our identity, our pride… Our freedom is earned and deserved.. We should always remember and cherish it! Happy Independence Day.   Please follow […]

Somnath Chatterjee, Former Lok Sabha Speaker, Dies at 89 in Kolkata

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee passed away at a private hospital on Monday morning following multiple organ failure. He was 89 years old. Chatterjee passed away at around 8:15 am after his condition deteriorated following Sunday’s “mild heart attack”, said a hospital official from Belle Vue Clinic hospital where the former CPI(M) leader was undergoing treatment. He was suffering from a kidney-related ailment and was admitted to the hospital […]

The millions of Hindu devotees walking across India

Every year, northern India is flooded with men and women in saffron clothes walking through the streets carrying pots suspended on a stick. These are the Kanwariyas, Hindu devotees who embark on an annual pilgrimage to collect water from the river Ganges, which they believe to be sacred. The legend says that the Hindu god Shiva once gulped down poison causing him to turn blue. He was cured when he […]

Google takes responsibility for UIDAI helpline number showing up in people’s contact list

Giving a clarification on the controversy erupted after UIDAI’s (The authority which issues Aadhaar card) outdated and invalid toll-free number appeared in contact list of people using Android phones, Google took the responsibility for the outdated number appearing in people’s contact list and gave a clarification that it was inadvertently coded with the Android setup wizard and remained in devices. Google conveyed this to a technology news portal. Earlier in […]

Do the present well, future will blossom

Student: I am in the tenth grade and people say that by this age, I should at least have a rough idea of what I am doing in the future. I thought of something, but I am not sure if that is the right thing that I should be doing. How do I handle such a situation? Sadhguru: Those who think a lot about their future will only keep thinking […]

25 Quotes From Buddha That Will Change Your Life!

Words are a powerful thing. The lessons from Buddha can inspire you to understand and tackle all of life’s problems. If you are feeling stressed, low in life, or maybe lost, these quotes from Buddha can help you. It can also help those trying to overcome anger problems or just looking to connect with their spirituality. Gautama Buddha is the enlightened being known as the founder of Buddhism. He has […]