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The Vedic Age

The Vedic Period or the Vedic Age refers to that time period when the Vedic Sanskrit texts were composed in India. The society that...

10 Major Festivals of India

The land which is known all over the globe for its cultural and religious diversity, India, observes festivals throughout the year. People belonging to...

The caste system in India

The caste system in India is a system of social stratification, which is now also used as a basis for affirmative action. Historically, it separated communities into thousands  of...

National Festivals of India – Part 1

The word ‘Festival’ has its origin in the Latin word ‘Festivus’ meaning merry or happy. Festivals, true to their meaning, are a time for...

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Mangal Pandey

Mangal Pandey, whose name is often preceded by Shaheed meaning a martyr in Hindi, was an Indian soldier during the pre-independence era. A...

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)

The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is an economic and geopolitical cooperation among eight member nations that are primarily located in South...

Annie Besant

Annie Besant was a prominent Theosophist, social reformer, political leader, women's rights activist, writer, and orator. She was of Irish origin and made India...

Cabinet Mission 1946

The British Cabinet Mission of 1946 to India aimed to discuss and plan for the transfer of power from the British Government to Indian leadership, providing India with independence. Formulated at...

Neighbouring Countries in India

Afghanistan Afghanistan is a landlocked country that is located approximately in the center of Asia. It is bordered by Pakistan in the south and east...

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