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    Jain monk Tarun Sagar passes away at 51!

    Jain Muni Tarun Sagar passed away on Saturday morning after a prolonged illness in Delhi. He was 51 years old.  According to reports, the Jain Muni breathed his last at around 3 am at Radhapuri Jain Temple in Krishna Nagar of East Delhi. The Jain saint was fighting a long battle with jaundice and had stopped medication, […]

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    PM Modi ‘salute’ sportspersons on National Sports Day!

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid his tributes to one of the greatest field hockey players of all time, Major Dhyan Chand and urged people to give priorities to sports and fitness related activities.  The PM also lauded sportspersons on National Sports Day and said that this year has been great for Indian sports as […]

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    DMK Chief Karunanidhi passes away at the age of 94!

    Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and President of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, Muthuvel Karunanidhi took his last breath in Kauvery Hospital, Chennai at 6.10pm on Tuesday. He was 94. The passing away of Karunanidhi, the charismatic five-time Chief Minister and the oldest political leader in India who ruled the political arena for more than six […]

  • Maharishi Vishwamitra

    Viswamitra is the author of the Gayatri Mantram. Before being a sage, Vishwamitra was a king of lunar dynasty. His name was Kausika which means ‘of the river Kausi’. A Life changing event occured in his life and he became Rishi. One day, the king found an Asram in the forest during hunting. Asram was […]

  • Maharishi Bhardawaj

    Among Vedic Rishis, Bhardawaja Rishi lived through three lives, at the end of which he became immortal and ascended to the heavenly world, to union with the sun. Rishi Bharadawaj’s father was Guru Brahaspati and mother was Mamta. Lord Sri Rama had gone to his Asharam during ‘Forest life’. Rishi Bharadawaj’s hymns were collected in […]

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    Maharishi Atri

    Sage Atri is considered to be one of the great discoverers of sacred Mantras of Vedas. Atri is the seer of the fifth maṇḍala of the Rigveda. Sage Atri is the first among the Sapta Rishi. He is the religious son of Lord Brahma and was created to help Lord Brahma in the act of […]

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    Maharishi Vasistha

    Maharishi Vasistha was Ram’s guru and the Rajpurohit of “Ikshawaku” dynasty. He had established Gurukula on the banks of river “Saraswati”, where he and his wife Arundhati were taking care of thousands of students. Vasistha had complete knowledge of the cosmos and the God. Many of his Shlokas are found in Vedas. He wrote “Vasistha […]

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    Ved Vyasa

    Ved-Vyasa was one of the important ancient Indian historians, astronomers and philosophers. The Sanskrit word Vyasa means split, differentiate, or describe; it also means editor. The sage classified the primordial single Veda into four. Hence he was called Veda Vyasa, or “Splitter of the Vedas.” It is revealed in the ancient history that different Rishis […]

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    Sapta-Rishis of India

    India is the land of great Rishis and Yogis. The Sanskrit word Rishi means-one who has attained divine knowledge through a higher state of Consciousness. The Vedic Rishis were composers and singers of Vedic hymns that were revealed to them by the Supreme Being. They perceived the truths and dived deep into the subtler aspects […]