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Unity is the greatest strength of Indian culture and has enabled us to become a “vishwa guru” (teacher of the world), according to Union Minister Nitin Gadkari. Speaking on “Global Challenges to Community Harmony and the Role of India” at the National Interfaith Conference hosted by the Lokmat media group Sunday to celebrate the Golden …

Nagpur, Oct 24 (PTI) Oneness is the biggest strength of Indian culture and it was this aspect that made it capable for us to become a ‘vishwa guru’ or world teacher, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said at an event here on Sunday.
Speaking on ‘Global Challenges to Communal Harmony and the Role of India’ at …

All photos courtesy of the Museum of Art and Photography “The magnificent peacock is the glory of God.” For more than 2,000 years, peacocks have roamed the arts, architecture, legends and religions of India. From Shah Jahan’s Peacock Throne, where two peacocks face each other topped with columns of emeralds for the 17th century Muslim …

A committee formed in 2016 to “study the evolution of Indian culture 12,000 years ago” has not submitted any report to the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), the government body recently said in a response to right to information (RTI). When asked about the committee’s formation and its findings, ASI said on Oct. 11 in …

Hyderabad, October 17 (PTI): Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu said on Sunday that the country’s pluralistic culture has the power to unite people by overcoming various social divisions in society. Naidu, participant in “Alai Balai”, a cultural event organized as part of the Dasara festivities here, called to encourage young people to be aware of …

ANI | Update: October 14, 2021 7:05 PM STI Bombay, Maharashtra, [India], Oct. 14 (ANI / NewsView): This year a unique collection of exquisite wall textures announces Taana Baana by Asian Paints Royale Play. Inspired by the heritage of Indian craftsmanship and weaving, Taana Baana is a work of art that will invoke a myriad …

Hoshangabad (Madhya Pradesh): The tribal society has played an important role in preserving Indian culture, Union Minister of State for Steel and Rural Development Faggan Singh Kulaste said on Wednesday. He made the statement at a reception held in the Babai district of the district to celebrate the 497th anniversary of the birth of Queen …

Many have taken to social media to criticize Foodpanda Malaysia for featuring an all-Malaysian cast in a Bollywood-inspired promotional video. – Screenshot via YouTube / foodpandaMalaisie PETALING JAYA, October 6 – Foodpanda Malaysia has apologized for its Polywood video that prompted social media users to criticize her for appropriating Indian culture. The online food and …

Penn State’s Indian Culture and Language Club celebrated Garba at the HUB-Robeson Center on Sunday night. ICLC President Shashwat Shekhar said Garba is “one of the most popular festivals in India”. “As you know, Hindu culture has a lot of gods and goddesses, right? Shekhar (senior IT) said. “[Garba is] celebrated to somehow strengthen the …

Garba’s season is back and the Indian Culture & Language Club – or ICLC – is welcoming the Penn State community to celebrate. According to Shashwat Shekhar, President of ICLC, Garba is a traditional Indian festival that “celebrates the female deity for over nine nights filled with traditional music, food and Dandiya dancing”. Shekhar (senior …