Tag archive for ‘Varanasi’
By Editor On Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Cricket’s ‘sanskritised’ avatar; budding acharyas weave magic with bat and ball | The Indian Express

LUCKNOW: The gentlemen’s game with a fixed dress decorum being played in the ensemble of seers donning yellow and saffron dhoti-dupatta with tika-tripund on forehead redefined Cricket on the grounds of Sampurnanand More...

By Editor On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Varanasi: Secret basement, passage found near Kashi Vishwanath Temple | Times Of India

VARANASI: In a chance discovery, a newly-constructed illegal shopping complex spread over 8,000 square feet has been found beneath old structures just a few steps away from the Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi. More...

Ganga Pollution
By Editor On Sunday, July 3rd, 2016

BHU feels accountable towards rising Ganga Pollution, develops research centre for Water Resource Management

BHU is going to play a major role in coordinating research projects on the Ganga pollution control and river basin management Spread over 1,300 acres, the Banaras Hindu University started in 1916 on land donated More...

By Editor On Friday, June 10th, 2016

International Yoga Day: Paramahamsa Nithyananda to reveal truth about the Source of Yoga

This June 21st 2016, on the occasion of the International Yoga Day, His Holiness Paramahamsa Nithyananda, head of the oldest apex body of Hinduism – Mahanirvani Peeth, will be revealing ground-breaking knowledge More...

By Editor On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

This Varanasi Lawyer Has Been Practising in Sanskrit For 38 Years – The Quint

Acharya Shyamji Upadhay, a lawyer from Varanasi has been arguing and drafting his legal cases in Sanskrit, the ancient Indian language. While many believe that Sanskrit is a dead and defunct language, Upadhyay More...

By Editor On Friday, March 18th, 2016

A series of photographs and video documentary showcases Varanasi from a different perspective: In pursuit of moksha

Photographs and a documentary by Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University students showcases Varanasi from a different perspective Imagine having to see dead bodies when you wake up, or during a casual More...

By Editor On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

Abhishek Bachchan Prays At Kashi Vishwanath Temple – NDTV

This image was posted on Facebook by AbhishekBachchan Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan paid a visit to the Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi on March 2.The son of legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan was in More...