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    Greeting From Kolkata

    Namaskar , welcome to the forum :)
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    Bindi As a Fashion Statement

    The typical Indian face of women looks prettier when adorned by a bindi. How the simple bindi can transform a face has more profound meanings. The bindi adorned the forehead of kings and queens in historic times. Among the common people, bindi was applied more by women than by men. Indian...
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    What is Bindi in Hinduism ?

    Bindi essentially means a dot. Bindi is a Hindi word. Bindi is close to another Hindi word Bindu which means point. Bindi is also the dot worn by ladies and even sometimes by men on the forehead between the eyebrows. As per Hindu tradition, the point between the eyebrows is touched by the...
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    What is Bindi?

    A bindi is a colored dot, commonly and traditionally worn by the Hindu and Jain women in Southeast Asia, on the center of their forehead. The earliest mention of “bindi” is found in the ancient Sanskrit text, Nasadiya Sukta of the Rig Veda, as "bindu." Thus, it can be said that that the modern...
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    Turmeric in Ayurveda

    Turmeric is one of nature's most powerful healers. Turmeric is highly susceptible to light. Turmeric is also used widely to make medicine. Turmeric is just an ordinary kitchen spice. It will give Indian food, the color orange. Turmeric really great for skin, it helps to restore or maintain...
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    Is garlic good for health?

    Well garlic is a powerful natural antibiotic. Garlic acts as an antiseptic and helps in to maintains cholesterol level and blood pressure in our body. Garlic is a Super food for Heart as it reduce the deposits in the arteries and prevents occurrence of heart attacks. Garlic can also help in...
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    Why Tallest Female Basketball player had to become a Hindu?

    Yekaterina Lisina (born October 15, 1987), is a Russian basketball player who competed for the Russian National Team at the 2008 Summer Olympics, winning the bronze medal.In her bare feet, Lisina stands 6 foot 9 inches tall (2.05 m). In 2014 she ended her professional basketball career...
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    Who discovered traces of Harappa and Mohenjodaro?

    Harappa is a part of Indus valley civilization discovered by R. B. Dayaram Sahni in 1921. A year later, R. D. Banerjee discovered Mohenjodaro. The radiocarbon dating took Indian History to a period of 2500-1700 B.C. What are the significant traces found in this culture. Let us discuss in brief...
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    Greatness of Aryan culture

    Indian civilization is one of the earliest ones, standing today atop the earth. And since the beginning of history, there had been evidences of intense development in India, and the civilization of India alike. One such great civilization in India was the Aryan civilization. This great...
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    when did the west first make their route to India

    During the Vedic age, the Babylonians and Greeks were known to trade with Indians. However, during the medieval ages, in 1498, after the fall of Constantinople, Vasco De Gama first landed in Calicut, South India. After that the trading became common and advent of the western culture and people...
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    The Kanva dynasty

    However differences do subsist between human civilizations on the basis of ethnicity, religion and even linguistics, a few similarities do also exist. If you look into the history of an assortment of countries and their diverse periods of history some common aspects will be identified without...
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    The battle of Saragarhi

    The battle of Saragarhi is perhaps one of the most significant events in the recent past that catered to the collective heroism and bravery of 21 Sikh soldiers who were up against a gigantic army of 10, 000 pathans of the Afridi and the Orakazai tribes. The Sikhs had choice of fleeing from the...
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    Glimpses of enormity of Vardhana dynasty

    Perhaps this is the fate of any country like India, witness of historical changes from time immemorial – we are focusing on one of the greatest shortcomings of the Indian political scenario. It’s the absence of a great power every now and then and it is the same frailty which is nothing save the...
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    Indus Valley Civilization

    If you are an Indian and are quite acquainted with the course of Indian history, the name of Aryan can’t be unfamiliar to you, even if the application of the same word has raised storms in the Indian and even external academic circles every now and then. What is the true meaning of the word...
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    Harappa Civilization of India

    The mature phase of Indus Civilization civilization is known as the Harappa Civilization.The initial inhabitants of people that reached India around 40,000 BC seem to have come from the African continent. Those peoples, who came from Africa to India, just like other people around the planet...