Birth Anniversary(Search results - 187)
Entertainment26, Feb 2020, 5:29 PM IST
Zakir Hussain, Hari Prasad Chaurasia to perform at 100th birth anniversary event of Pandit Ravi Shankar
A two-day musical extravaganza dedicated to the memory of Ravi Shankar, is being organised by SRF Foundation in association with SPIC Macay
India19, Feb 2020, 12:22 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi pays tributes to Shivaji Maharaj on his 390th birth anniversary
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid rich tributes to Shivaji Maharaj on his birth anniversary.
Culture Shauk18, Feb 2020, 4:14 PM IST
The Life & Spiritual Journey Of Swami Vivekananda's Guru - Ramakrishna Paramahamsa
One of the most prominent religious figures of India during the nineteenth century, Sri Ramakrishna Paramahansa was a mystic and a yogi, who was a key figure in revival of Hinduism in Bengal at a time when intense spiritual crisis was gripping the province. His legacy did not end with his death as his most prominent disciple Swami Vivekananda carried on his teachings and philosophy to the world through Ramakrishna Mission. On Ramakrishna’s birth anniversary, let’s find out more about his life and religious journey in this episode of Culture Shauk with Sunita Iyer.
India14, Feb 2020, 12:22 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj's Top Achievements: From Student Leader In 1970 To Foreign Minister In 2014
She is not with us anymore, but she restored our faith in bureaucracy. BJP stalwart Sushma Swaraj notched up several firsts in a political career spanning four decades. From student leader in 1970 to Foreign Minister in 2014, let’s revisit her illustrious career graph, on her birth anniversary.
India13, Feb 2020, 11:34 PM IST
20 Rare Photographs Of Sushma Swaraj's Early Days With The BJP
BJP stalwart Sushma Swaraj was a prominent figure in Indian politics. A fiery, yet graceful, leader Sushma Swaraj's life held several high-ranking posts, before she succumbed to a cardiac arrest on August 6, 2019. On Sushma Swaraj's birth anniversary, let's have a look at some of her rare photographs from her early days with the Bharatiya Janata Party.
India13, Feb 2020, 11:19 AM IST
These Rare Photos Of The Nightingale Of India, Sarojini Naidu, Are A Must See
India celebrates Sarojini Naidu's birthday as National Women's Day of India every year on February 13. Sarojini Naidu was India's first women governor and also famous as 'Bharat Kokila'.She actively participated in the Indian National Movement for the independence of the country. She was famous for her nickname 'Nightingale of India' because of her poems. Here's are some rare photos of Sarojini Naidu along with a few must-know facts about this great woman.
India9, Feb 2020, 12:23 PM IST
Tributes pour in for Sant Ravidas, PM Modi and Amit Shah among many
Mystic poet Sant Ravidas is considered as the founder of 21st-century Ravidassia religion. His hymns are included in the Guru Granth Sahib.
India28, Jan 2020, 3:27 PM IST
The Legacy Of The Famed Nationalist Lala Lajpat Rai
Lala Lajpat Rai left behind a legacy of nationalism, unity and strength. He was a firm believer in India’s independence and dedicated his whole life to the cause. On Lala Lajpat Rai’s birth anniversary, let’s take a look at what we as a country owe to this visionary, social reformer and freedom fighter.
India28, Jan 2020, 9:47 AM IST
Lala Lajpat Rai birth anniversary: PM Modi pays tribute to freedom fighter on Twitter
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and defence minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday paid tributes to freedom fighter Lala Lajpat Rai. Taking to Twitter, the two hailed the Punjab Kesari for his contribution to the country.
India23, Jan 2020, 12:48 PM IST
On Netaji’s birth anniversary, we tell you why he had an inclination to become monk
A young Subhash Chandra Bose once wanted to renounce the world and become a monk of the Ramakrishna Order. But the then president forbade him, saying his call lay elsewhere.
India23, Jan 2020, 8:38 AM IST
How Communists Maligned Netaji Through A Series Of Cartoons In 1942
When Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was fighting for Indian independence taking enormous risks, there were forces in India that openly opposed him, belittled his efforts and even betrayed him to the British. One such force was the marxists, who derided Netaji as running dog of imperialism when he defied their call for support to the British during World War II.
India22, Jan 2020, 9:29 AM IST
January 23 set as public holiday in Jharkhand to mark Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose birth anniversary
Taking to Twitter, Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren said that January 23 will be declared a public holiday to mark the 123rd birth anniversary of late freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
India12, Jan 2020, 10:36 AM IST
PM Modi in Kolkata, pays obeisance to Swami Vivekananda at Belur Mutt in Howrah
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary at the Belur Mutt, the headquarters of Ramakrishna Mission.
India3, Jan 2020, 10:59 AM IST
Savitribai Phule, The Mother Of Modern Girls' Education In India
Savitribai Phule, one of the earliest crusaders of education for girls and dignity for the most vulnerable sections of society, broke all the traditional shackles of 19th century India to herald a new age of thinking. On Savitribai Phule’s birth anniversary, let’s revisit her remarkable life of courage and initiative.