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Largest tap dance lesson

Largest tap dance lesson

Mackay, Australia – June 14, 2017 – On World Tap Dance Day, May 25, 274 tappers took part in a tap dance lesson, setting the new world record for the largest tap dance lesson in a single venue. Photo: On World Tap Dance Day, May 25, Mackay set the world record for the largest tap dance lesson in a single …

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डॉ. सर्वपल्ली राधाकृष्णन के अनमोल विचार Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Quotes in Hindi

डॉ. सर्वपल्ली राधाकृष्णन के अनमोल विचार Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Quotes in Hindi

डॉ. सर्वपल्ली राधाकृष्णन (जन्म: 5 सितंबर 1888; मृत्यु: 17 अप्रैल, 1975) स्वतंत्र भारत के प्रथम उपराष्ट्रपति और दूसरे राष्ट्रपति थे। इन्होंने डॉक्टर राजेन्द्र प्रसाद की गौरवशाली परम्परा को आगे बढ़ाया। इनका कार्यकाल 13 मई, 1962 से 13 मई, 1967 तक रहा। इनका नाम भारत के महान राष्ट्रपतियों की प्रथम पंक्ति में सम्मिलित है। इनके व्यक्तित्व और कृतित्व के लिए सम्पूर्ण …

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Vat Savitri Puja – Celebration, Legends, Rituals & Significance

Vat Savitri Puja - Celebration, Legends, Rituals & Significance

There are many fasts and rituals associated with married Indian ladies which they specifically perform for the well being and prosperity of their spouse. Vat Savitri puja is one amidst the list. Vat Savitri Puja is observed by married women in almost all parts of India with great dedication and devotion. This is a special fast observed by married women …

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Vallabh Acharya Jayanti

Vallabh Acharya Jayanti

Vallabhacharya Jayanti is celebrated because of a popular belief that on this day, Lord Krishna in the form of Shrinathji was seen by Vallabhacharya, who is said to be the founder of Pushti Sect. Vallabhacharya Jayanti is observed on the Magh Shukla Paksha Pratipada. Lord Krishna is said to be the supreme God and it was considered that his blessings …

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Baisakhi Legends: Indian Culture & Traditions

Baisakhi Legends: Indian Culture & Traditions

There are various legends associated with the colorful and vibrant festival of Baisakhi. A study of these interesting legends of Baisakhi reveal that the day of Baisakhi is significant not just for Sikhs but also for Hindus and Buddhists alike. Besides, it is joyous to note that as a harvest festival, people of all communities in Punjab celebrate Baisakhi in …

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Baisakhi Celebrations: Indian Culture & Traditions

Baisakhi Celebrations: Indian Culture & Traditions

India is a land of festivals and celebrations, umpteen numbers of festivals are celebrated in the country throughout the year. One of the major festivals amongst them is Baisakhi. Celebrated every year on 13th April, this festival is of immense significance amongst Hindu and Sikh community in the country. Hindus regard this day as the sacred day when Goddess Ganga …

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Largest human image of an eye

Largest human image of an eye

Toronto, Ontario, Canada – April 11, 2017 – CNIB kicked off its centennial year with Eye Believe, a flash mob in Nathan Phillips Square; hundreds of community members gathered to set the World Record for the Largest human image of an eye (largest formation of the human eye). Photo: CNIB kicked off its centennial year with Eye Believe, a flash …

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When is Baisakhi: Indian Culture & Traditions

When is Baisakhi: Indian Culture & Traditions

The auspicious festival of Baisakhi is celebrated on first day of Vaisakh month (April-May) according to the Nanakshahi calendar. Hence, the festival of Baisakhi is also popularly known as Vaisakhi. According to Gregorian Calendar, Baisakhi falls on April 13 every year and on April 14 once in 36 years. This variation in date is due to the fact that date …

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Meena Sankranti – Hindu Festival

Meena Sankranti - Hindu Festival

Meena Sankranti is an important Hindu festival observed on the auspicious occasion of the transition of sun from Pisces to Aries. Known as Meena Sankramanam in South India. Celebrating a Sankranti is often marked with the donation of various things. According to specific personal needs they people celebrate the event at the onset of every month. Some Indian states like …

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Pongal Festival Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Pongal Festival Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Pongal Festival Images for Facebook, WhatsApp: Pongal is one of the most popular harvest festival of South India, mainly Tamil Nadu. Pongal falls in the mid-January every year and marks the auspicious beginning of Uttarayan – sun’s journey northwards. Pongal festival lasts for four days. Celebrations include drawing of Kolam, swinging & cooking of delicious Pongal. Pongal Festival Images for …

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