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Largest man made symbol of OM in world

OM Ashram is part of Om Vishwa Deep Gurukul Swami Maheshwarananda Ashram Education & Research Centre, Jadan, Distr. Pali, Rajasthan, India. The central building of this large complex, is constructed in the shape of the ancient Sanskrit symbol OM. The… Continue Reading →

significance of Navratri

Symbolizing victory of positivity over negativity, Navratri literally means ‘nine nights’ in Sanskrit; Nav – Nine and Ratri – nights. During these nine nights and ten days, the three forms of the goddess -Durga, Lakshmi and Saraswathi – are invoked…. Continue Reading →

First Indian to construct and fly airplane

Shivkar Bāpuji Talpade (1864-1916)was an Indian scholar who is said to have constructed and flown an unmanned airplane in 1895. Talpade lived in Bombay and was a scholar of Sanskrit literature and the Vedas.He belonged to the Pathare Prabhu community… Continue Reading →

Wish fulfilling Tree

Kalpavriksha , also known as kalpataru, kalpadruma or kalpapādapa, is a wish-fulfilling divine tree in Hindu mythology. It was mentioned in Sanskrit literature from the earliest sources onwards. It is a popular theme in Jain cosmology and Buddhism. Sage Durvasa… Continue Reading →

The siribhoovalaya

The Siribhoovalaya is a unique work of multi-lingual literature written by Kumudendu Muni, a Jain monk. The work is unique in that it employs not alphabets, but is composed entirely in Kannada numerals.The Saangathya metre of Kannada poetry is employed… Continue Reading →

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