11 Articles Related to "rulers"

New government must focus on neglected primary needs

It should have been a sobering thought amidst the frantic dance of democracy of these past weeks that India may soon have to cede space to Bangladesh that famousl...

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How 29 States in India got their Names: Origin and Interesting Facts

India derived its name from Indus River and the Aryan worshippers referred Indus River as Sindhu. The invaders of Persia converted it into Hindu. Therefore, the n...

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New Building Material- Freshly Ground Lime Instead of Cement

By the end of the Nineteenth century, the British rulers had imported ‘Cement’ to India and commenced discouraging the method of using freshly ground li...

9 months ago . 161 views

25 And Counting: Name-Change Syndrome Has Travelled From Streets To Cities In India

It all began with the renaming of Aurangzeb Road in Lutyens’ Delhi to APJ Abdul Kalam Road in September 2015. The move, not only opened a can of worms, but ...

1 year ago . 124 views

How a 400-year-old curse continues to haunt one of India’s richest royal families

For much of their 600-year-old history, the Wadiyar dynasty—rulers of the erstwhile kingdom of Mysore, in the southern Indian state of Karnataka—has bee...

1 year ago . 251 views

The Ashtadikpalas, rulers of Eight Directions

The Ashtadikpalas are eight in number. As their collective name suggests, they rule the eight quarters or the eight directions of the universe. Ashta means eight,...

1 year ago . 225 views

Fatima Bilgrami shares the fascinating journey of her in-depth study of the garbs of the Qutb Shahi rulers

There is a Zen-like calm around Fatima Bilgrami when she recalls her dream. “I saw the seven Qutb Shahi rulers in my dream. They were in a big palace with b...

1 year ago . 289 views

70 years of Jammu and Kashmir’s accession to India: Here’s what happened this day in 1947

Restrictions were imposed in various parts of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday to prevent protests called to mark the accession of the state to India. Separat...

2 years ago . 235 views

Firangi trailer: Is Kapil Sharma the traitor in this pre-independence story?

The first trailer of TV star Kapil Sharma’s second Bollywood film, Firangi was released Tuesday afternoon and he appears quite endearing in the video.

2 years ago . 198 views

10 Bloody And Shameful Civil Wars

Civil wars are merely an indication that even people who are closely related by ethnicity, culture, history, and geography, can have deep and divisive diff...

2 years ago . 241 views

Communities fear govt-proposed edu policy may infringe on minorities’ rights

Another education strategy proposed by the government could encroach upon the privileges of minorities, a large group of establishments speaking to various groups h...

3 years ago . 222 views

 
 

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Pornography and poor decision-making: Are they connected?

Turns out that watching pornography rewires your brain to a juvenile state, impacting many cognitive skills including judgement. It can also trigger compulsive beha...

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Here is why many relationships END during Christmas and New Year

We all look forward to Christmas and New Year as it is the time when you really look forward to spending more time with your family and loved ones. But don't ...

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What’s a Panchakarma? Panchakarma Ayurvedic Detoxification Treatments ...

Panchakarma is one of the most well-known parts about Ayurveda. It is a five-step, total mind-body rejuvenation experience that comprises of herbal oil massages, st...

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Best Microwave Brands Online in India 2018
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Why do Indians Worship Animals, feed them

Food is a basic need for all living creatures. Be it the meek ant or the mighty lion, king of the jungle, every living creature needs food for their survival.

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I lost my passport in Italy and this is what I did

You've been scouring for your passport in your handbag for the past two hours and you're absolutely certain that you never got it out at the restaurant in...

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What is PUJA

The word ‘puja’is a commonly used Sanskrit word. It is used by people, who do not even know Sanskrit, as it is present in almost every Indian language. ...

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The real meaning of freedom
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Xiaomi Mi Band 3 review: Packs a punch for its price
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Links beetween Hippocratic and Ayurvedic dietetics

Introduction   Just like Hippocratic dietetics, Ayurvedic dietetics, too, has originated from a sophisticated ...

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The Cow in History and Hindu Tradition

The cow is a living heritage not just of Hindus but of humanity. In the world traditions the cow stands for fertility, prosperity and life, and is often called the ...

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Most Illogical and funny scenes of Bollywood movies

No wonder shooting a film requires tremendous efforts and time which is not an easy task. Its quite interesting to see how the filmmakers’ setup everything wh...

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Contribution of Brahmins to Indian Society and Culture

Brahmins are forever being criticised for India’s many ills. I grew up and even today wondered whether the community was indeed so bad. Was fortunate to com...

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Eat, drink and be moderate: Charaka advised the good life, not an asso...

‘Charaka Samhita’ frowned neither on eating the meats of all animals, nor on drinking wine or even smoking of herbs, so long as they were done right.<...

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2019 Renault Triber review, test drive
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Benelli Imperiale 400 review, test ride
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8 Style “Mistakes” Fashion Girls Notice

Much like fame, fashion is also very fickle. What’s trending in the morning is outdated by the time the sun sets, and what you might consider passé oft...

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Man Gets Divorced, Writes Open Letter To The Next Person Who Will Love...

Though many people intention it, “‘Til death do us part” doesn’t hold up in all marriages. Sometimes, people grow apart. Or, they realize th...

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The real meaning of freedom
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Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S review
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Top 3 Best Surge Protectors in India
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Throwback to when Ratan Tata moved Starbucks CEO to tears

Tata is known for his generosity, grace, wisdom and remarkable, insightful talks. In fact, Tata's grace and wisdom once moved former Starbucks CEO Howard Schult...

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Man Asks For New Maps Feature, Google India Responds With Shayari

Twitter has become a platform for interactions between brands and customers. Brands know this fact and they are very active on this micro-blogging platform. A man r...

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Sachin Tendulkar reveals interesting story about Rahul Dravid-VVS Laxm...

Sachin Tendulkar said that then Indian coach John Wright and Sourav Ganguly decided in 10 minutes when India were following on that Laxman will bat at three and Dra...

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12 Bollywood Celebrities Who Have Insured Their Body Parts!

No one can deny that for famous people, one of  their greatest part of their body is organ. These identities have some body parts that are so extraordinarily a...

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Marketing Strategies That Helped Prataap Snacks To Become A Rs 1000 Cr...

Indian snack market is growing at a good rate and it is expected to reach Rs 35,000 crore by 2020. The good news is that a lot of local brands are taking the advant...

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Shaking Your Head to Remove Water from Ears Can Cause Brain Damage, St...

Researchers at Cornell University and Virginia Tech in US, revealed that shaking the head to free trapped water can cause brain damage in small children.

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