Baghat state

Introduction: Baghat was a princely state of the British Raj, located in modern-day Himachal Pradesh. It constituted one of the Simla Hill States. It consisted of three separate parts which were almost entirely surrounded by the larger Patiala territory. The largest part comprised approximately 22 square miles (57 km2), extending eastward from Solon. It incorporated Takroli, Bhocháli…

SHODASHA SAMSKARAS( THE SIXTEEN SACRAMENTS)To be human or inhuman, choose yourself! (PART IV) JATHAKARMA AND NAMAKARANA

AUTHORS: SHALINI K BHATT SHARADHA PRABHANJANA JATHAKARMA Jaathakarma is the first post natal samskara. जाते कर्मणि जातकर्म |(sacrament done as soon as the child is born) जात: संस्कार्य: यस्मिन्  कर्मणि तत् जातकर्म |( the ritual with which the just born baby is purified  is called jatakarma) Here it means, this samskara include rituals done before…

The deep words of freedom heart …..

The words of freedom heart.. “Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very substantially. At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes,…

Baghal PRINCELY STATE

Baghal, covering an area of 312 km² and currently a part of Himachal Pradesh state, was one of the Princely states of India during the period of the British Raj. The state was founded by Rana Sabha Chand in the year 1643, and was acceded to India on 15 April 1948.The capital of Baghal was Arki. TIMELINE OF RULERS: Rulers (title Rana) 1670 – 1727                Prithvi…

Amb (Tanawal)

FLAG: Amb was a princely state of the former British Indian Empire. In 1947, by the Indian Independence Act 1947, the British abandoned their supremacy, and following the Partition of India Amb’s Nawab decided to give up his state’s independence by acceding to the new country of Pakistan. However, Amb continued as a distinct state…

Athmallik state

Introduction: Athmallik is a town and a notified area committee in An ugul district in the state of Orissa, India. It was one among the 26Feudatory states of Orissa Being Carved out of the earst while Boudh Ex-Feudatory state . It was recognise a separate princely state in 11th century established by King Prattap Deo , a…

The best friends and the worst enemies in life!

 न च विद्यासमो बन्धुर्न  च व्याधिसमो रिपु: | न चापत्यसम: स्नेही न च धर्मो दयापर: || अन्वय: –   विद्यासम:  न बन्धु: (च)  व्याधिसम: रिपु: न |   अपत्यसम: स्नेही न (च) दया अपर:(दयया विना ) न धर्म:|| There is no better relative like education, no enemy like a disease, no better friend like an offspring, no other virtue other than…

Too much is always too bad!

अति परिचयादवज्ञा  संततगमनात् अनादरो भवति | मलये भिल्ल पुरन्ध्री चन्दन तरु काष्ठं इन्धनं कुरुते || अन्वय: – अति   परिचयात्  अवज्ञा (  भवति )   संततगमनात् अनादरो भवति | मलये भिल्ल पुरन्ध्री चन्दन तरु काष्ठं इन्धनं कुरुते || Too much of intimacy or love for any thing or any person will definitely become disgusting in course of…

Avuku

Introduction: Avukuis a mandal in Kurnool district, Andhra Pradesh, India.Owk is famous for one of the largest caves called Belum caves. Here we can find famous temple of lord Chennakeshava, belongs to the Great Sri Krishna Deva Raya era. We can also find famous avatar of Adisakti worshiped as Mulamma. History: The former Zamindars trace their origins back to the 15th century when an ancestor…

UNITY IS THE ULTIMATE NECESSITY FOR SUCCESS!

असहाय: पुमानेक: कार्यान्तं नाधिगच्छति | तुषेणापि विनिर्युक्त: तण्डुलो न प्ररोहति || अन्वय: – एक: पुमान्  असहाय: कार्यान्तं  न अधिगच्छति (यथा) तुषेण विनिर्युक्त:  तण्डुल:  अपि  न प्ररोहति Just like a rice grain which can not grow without the chaff on it, a person alone can not succeed in his work without the help of others. For a rice  grain or a corn to…

Why Gandhi chose non violent movement?

There’s a saying that goes, “you fight a sword with a sword”, but Gandhiji turned the whole proverb around. He chose non co-operation over the the British to achieve success. Why did Gandhi choose this method? Why didn’t he just order the people to attack the British? An attempt is made to answer all those…

Learning has no end!

अजरामरवत् प्राज्ञो विद्यामर्थञ्च साधयेत् | गृहीत इव केशेषु मृत्युना  धर्ममाचरेत् || अन्वय: –   प्राज्ञ:  विद्यां (च) अर्थं च  अजरामरवत् साधयेत्   मृत्युना केशेषु गृहीत इव धर्मं आचरेत् ತಿಳಿವಳಿಕೆಯುಳ್ಳವನು, ವಿದ್ಯೆಯನ್ನೂ ಧನವನ್ನೂ ತನಗೆ ಎಂದೂ  ಮುಪ್ಪು  ಬಾರದು ಸಾವು ಬಾರದು ಎಂಬಂತೆ ಸಂಪಾದಿಸಬೇಕು. ಅಂತೆಯೇ ಮೃತ್ಯುದೇವತೆಯು ತಲೆಗೂದಲಿಗೆ ಕೈಹಾಕಿ ಎಳೆಯುತ್ತಿದ್ದಾಳೇನೋ ಎಂಬಂತೆ ಭಾವಿಸಿ ಧರ್ಮಕಾರ್ಯವನ್ನು ಮಾಡಬೇಕು. ವಿದ್ಯೆಯನ್ನು ಅರ್ಥವನ್ನು ಸಂಪಾದಿಸುವುದು ನಿಧಾನವಾದರೂ ಧರ್ಮಾಚರಣೆಗೆ ಎಂದಿಗೂ ಚ್ಯುತಿ ಬರದಂತೆ ನೋಡಿಕೊಳ್ಳಬೇಕು. ಪ್ರತಿ ಘಳಿಗೆ ಧರ್ಮಾಚರಣೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ತೊಡಗಬೇಕು  ಅಂದರೆ, ಯಾವ ಘಳಿಗೆಯಲ್ಲಾದರು…