Culture and History
Articles that details the rich cultural heritage and history of India
Portals of Kedarnath Dham opened on May 17, after the winter break.
Jerusalem conflict: The history of Al-Aqsa Mosque on Temple Mount and the holiest Jewish temple that preceded it
The Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock was built on the same spot where the Second Temple of the Judaism was located
Islamists praise Hitler while cursing Israel, but did you know that Hitler wished he were a Muslim too?
"The Mohammedan religion would have been much more compatible to us than Christianity. Why did it have to be Christianity with its meekness and flabbiness?" Hitler is quoted as saying,
Sadhguru says sorry if someone is genuinely hurt over his comments on Lord Krishna and Yashoda, but explains what he meant
SM were awash with a video of Sadhguru in which he made remarks on nature of love between Lord Krishna and Yashoda
Video of Sadhguru saying Yashoda became Lord Krishna’s ‘lover’ goes viral, Isha Foundation offers explanation: All you need to know
Sadhguru said in the video that after Krishna had grown up, his foster mother Yashoda had become her lover and a Gopi
‘Free the Temples’ movement: A comparison of contesting ideas regarding management of Hindu Temples after freeing them of state control
There are different contesting visions for the 'Free the Temples' movement which envisages different ways of administering Hindu Temples.
PM Modi prays at Jashoreshwari peetha in Bangladesh: All you need to know about the historic temple, where left palm of the Devi lies
Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers in Jashoreshwari temple in Satkhira district in the Khulna Division of Bangladesh.
The Yellow Fleet: When Suez Canal was blocked for 8 years forcing 14 ships to remain stranded on the water
It took eight years, two wars and external pressure from prominent nations to end an eight-years-long traffic jam at Suez Lake
Adbhangi Chita-Bhasm Holi in Varanasi: Photos and videos of the mesmerising ritual where even death is a festival
In Chita Bhasma Holi, the devotees play Holi with the ashes collected from human crematory grounds at Manikarnika Ghat in Varanasi
Kerala: Thrissur administration bans Hindu devotees from performing rituals at Kodungallur Devi temple on Meena Bharani
Devotees and oracles performed the ritualistic dance infront of the temple to protest against the district administration's decision to ban Meena Bharani festival over covid restrictions.