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Lost River

Saraswati in Hindu mythology is the river after which the Goddess of learning and knowledge is named. Scholars, archeologists as well as researchers believe that this mighty river rose in the Yamdhar Glacier in the Himalayas, barely five kilometers from… Continue Reading →

Makar sankranti

Makar Sankranti is among the most auspicious occasions for Hindus and is celebrated in almost all parts of India. It is a harvest festival and is celebrated in many cultural forms with immense devotion, fervor and cheerfulness. The festival is… Continue Reading →

Asia’s largest Animal Fair

The Sonepur Cattle Fair is held on Kartik Poornima (the full moon day) in the month of November in Sonepur, Bihar, on the confluence of river Ganges and Gandak.It is also known as Harihar Kshetra Mela and it attracts visitors… Continue Reading →

Lifeline of madhya pradesh

The Narmada also called the Rewa, is a river in central India and the fifth longest river in the Indian subcontinent. It is the fourth longest river that flows entirely within India, after the Ganga, the Godavari, and the Krishna…. Continue Reading →

Gandhi setu

Mahatma Gandhi Setu (also called Gandhi Setu or Ganga Setu) is a bridge over the river Ganges connecting Patna in the south to Hajipur in the north of Bihar.Its length is 5,575 metres (18,291 ft) and it is one of… Continue Reading →

Haridwar

The name of the town has two spellings: Hardwar and Haridwar. Each of these names has its own connotation. In Sanskrit, Hara means “Lord Shiva” and Dwara means “gate” or “gateway”.Hence, Hardwar stands for “Gateway to Lord Shiva”. Hardwar has… Continue Reading →

National Aquatic Animal

India has declared Ganga Dolphin as the National Aquatic Animal of India. The Gange River Dolphin is a rare species of dolphins found only in Indian and neighbor countries. Dolphins are amongst one of the oldest creatures in the world… Continue Reading →

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