These villagers still haven’t forgiven Hanuman

Indian mythology is full of interesting incidents, especially the Ramayana and Mahabharata. Along with the famous happenings in the epics, there are various sub-stories that are worth re-telling. An occurrence during an important period in Ramayana is one that holds importance even today. Lord Ram, his brother, Lakshman, Hanuman and …...Read More

When Swami Vivekananda didn’t reveal he wasn’t a negro

Once Swami Vivekananda, while travelling to America, was given a enthusiastic reception at a railway station in America as he got down from the train. A Negro porter went excitingly forward to shake hands with him saying: “Congratualations! I am extremely delighted that a man of my race has attained …...Read More

What happened to Hanuman after Ramayana?

Lord Hanuman is known as the most ardent worshipper of Lord Rama and his wife Sita. He was in search of Rama ever since he was born. His wish finally came true after Sita was kidnapped by Ravana. Hanuman and his vaanar sena helped Rama in getting Sita back from …...Read More

Book Review: The Magic Of Friendships

Author Shubha Vilas has made a name for himself over the years with his Ramayana: The Game Of Life series. In the five out of the six books that have been released so far, he has given his own flowery touch to the Indian epic, making it more relevant for …...Read More

When 8-year-old Swami Vivekananda exposed FAKE news

Swami Vivekananda’s entire life was filled with messages that would be relevant to the human race till the end of time. In fact, even at the age of 8, he provided a message which is so vital today. This incident happened when Swami Vivekananda, as an 8-year-old, loved dangling head …...Read More

Aashram Review (Hindi web-series)

Quite a few Hindi films in the last decade or so have tried to expose fake babas [Godmen]. The most prominent of these include OMG! Oh My God (2012) and PK (2014). Prakash Jha’s Aashram is the first prominent or mainstream web-series to tackle this issue. But this work is …...Read More

Alexx O’Nell’s ‘A Bhagavad Gita Song’ provides healing touch

Actor-musician Alexx O’Nell succeeded in impressing the audience with his portrayal of Bob Wilson in the Hindi web-series ‘Aarya,’ which released earlier this year. One of the highlights of his character was his passion towards singing verses from the Holy book the Bhagavad Gita. O’Nell has now come up with …...Read More

Celebrate this Janmashtami with Nitish Bharadwaj

Nitish Bharadwaj’s name is synonymous with Lord Krishna. His act as the lord in BR Chopra’s television serial Mahabharat is still revered by the audience even after more than 30 years of its first telecast. The actor has also gained a significant number of followers on Facebook in the lockdown …...Read More

When Arun ‘Ram’ Govil played Lakshman

Veteran actor Arun Govil is better known as Ram after he played the character of the lord in Ramanand Sagar’s iconic television series Ramayan. In fact, he became a household name and continues to be so. But not many would know that he has also played the role of Ram’s …...Read More

Swami Vivekananda’s power of concentration stunned these youngsters

Once during His visit to Chicago, USA, Swami Vivekananda was taking a stroll on the banks of a river. There he saw some young boys with an air gun trying to shoot at eggshells floating in the river. As the shells rolled up and down on the choppy water, the …...Read More