About Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji

About Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji

Focus:  GS I- History Why in News? The Prime Minister attended and offered prayers at celebrations of the 553rd Prakash Parv of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji at New Delhi.  About Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji Above attached image of all the 10 Guru’s of Sikhism.  5 teachings of Guru Nanak Ji  The One God No […]

About Dadabhai Naoroji (1825-1917)

Context: This year, 2022, marks the 130th anniversary of the election, in 1892, of the first person of Indian origin, Dadabhai Naoroji to the House of Commons. Relevance: GS I: History Dimensions of the Article: About Dadabhai Naoroji (1825-1917) Early work in England Leader of the Indian National Congress Election to the British parliament Drain Theory […]

National Unity Day 2022

Context: On National Unity Day 2022, the Union Home Minister of India remembered Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his 147th birth anniversary saying that the latter realised the dream of a strong and united India with his farsightedness. Relevance: GS I: History Dimensions of the Article: About National Unity Day About Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel About National […]

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Birth Anniversary

Focus: GS I- Modern History Why in News? The President of India paid homage to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his birth anniversary.  About Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Vallabhbhai Jhaverbhai Patel (31 October 1875 – 15 December 1950), popularly known as Sardar Patel, was an Indian politician. He was the first Home Minister and Deputy Prime Minister […]

Lothal – To Get Heritage Complex

Context: Prime Minister evening reviewed the construction of the National Maritime Heritage Complex (NMHC) site at Gujarat’s Lothal via video conferencing. Relevance: GS I: History Dimensions of the Article: About Lothal Heritage Value National Maritime Heritage Complex About Lothal Lothal was one of the southernmost sites of the Indus Valley civilization, located in the Bhāl […]

120th Birth Anniversary Of Jayaprakash Narayan

Context: Union Home Minister Amit Shah unveiled a 15-foot statue of Jayaprakash Narayan or JP on his 120th birth anniversary, at the socialist icon’s birthplace, Sitab Diara village in Bihar’s Saran district. Relevance: GS I: History Dimensions of the Article: About  Jayaprakash Narayan The JP movement Opposition to the Emergency About Jayaprakash Narayan: JP was born […]

Loknayak Jayaprakash Narayan Birth Anniversary

Loknayak Jayaprakash Narayan Birth Anniversary

Focus: GS I- Modern History Why in News? Recently, the Prime Minister has bowed to Loknayak Jayaprakash Narayan on his birth anniversary. About Jayaprakash Narayan Jayaprakash Narayan, born on October 11 1902 in Sitab Diyara, Bihar. He was an Indian political leader and theorist. He was a disciple of Mohandas Gandhi and leader of India’s independence movement. […]

Buddhist Caves in Bandhavgarh Forests

Context: The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) discovered Buddhist caves and stupas at Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh. Relevance: Prelims, GS I: History What are the Findings? Buddhist Caves: 26 Buddhist Caves were discovered dating back to the 2nd and 5th centuries, pertaining to the Mahayana sect of Buddhism. The caves and some of their remains […]

What is the Mahakal Corridor?

What is the Mahakal Corridor?

Context: Prime Minister to inaugurate the Mahakaleshwar Corridor, constructed in Madhya Pradesh’s Ujjain at a cost of Rs 350 crore. Relevance: GS I: History Dimensions of the Article: What is the Mahakal corridor? Significance of Mahakaleshwar temple What is the Mahakal corridor? Mahakal Maharaj Mandir Parisar Vistar Yojna is a plan for the expansion, beautification, […]

Bhagat Singh Birth Anniversary

Focus: GS I: History Why in News? The Prime Minister has bowed to Shaheed Bhagat Singh on his birth anniversary.  Who is Bhagat Singh? Background: In 1907, Bhagat Singh was born into a Sikh family in Lyallpur District, Pakistan. Singh was lured to the Indian independence movement from a young age since his family members […]