So far he has been known only for his completely different combination of mixing urban and desi music in the chartbusters, Wakhra Swag and Att Tera Yaar. Both videos, incidentally, have garnered over 80 million views on Youtube. Navv Inder is ready with his new song, which, in his own words is "unlike anything I have done before." The new age performer launched 'Tu Meri Ki Lagdi', in association with Times Music. "The song," says Navv Inder, "is a tribute to
Punjab has a long and an illustrious history. Under the reign of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, its borders extended to the west of the Indus river and kissed the foothills of the Himalayas. Most of the events of that era were recorded in Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu and Farsi text. Apart from the sacred texts, the archives were stored; but in a deplorable state. In the year 2003, Panjab Digital Library undertook the task of finding and saving these manuscripts and archives
Situated on the outskirts of Delhi, a village called Mangar would hardly seem like a location for a jewellery museum. But then, that is what hidden and buried treasures are all about - secret locations. I was introduced to the Village Jewel Museum and Eco-lodge, a gem of a place courtesy Lalit Mangar, where I spend a wonderful mid-week staycation. About a 20-minute drive from the Gurgaon-Faridabad highway, the Lalit Mangar is already becoming a beacon for this sleepy village. A
With nearly 600 members and delegations invited from places such as Belarus, Chicago, Paris, Fiji, Mauritius, China and several others, the Indian Diaspora Club, outreach partners of the first Pravasi Haryana Divas (PHD) proved that members of the Indian Diaspora have strong affiliations for their roots. Union Minister Smriti Irani formally inaugurated the two-day event on January 11, in the presence of Haryana Chief Minister Shri Manohar Lal Khattar, Minister of Commerce & Industry Shri Vipul Goel and several other dignitaries. The
On September 13, KidZania Delhi NCR hosted the Mexican Ambassador H. E. Melba Pria to celebrate the 206th National Independence of Mexico at their theatre in a traditional Mexican style. Mexico’s National Independence Day is officially observed on September 16, 2016. This date is considered the beginning of the Mexican War of Independence. KidZania Delhi NCR hosted a ceremony at its theatre, where ‘The Cry of Independence’, a ritual of the church bells ringing was performed by Mexican Ambassador H.E. Melba
Nainital, one of India’s most quaint hill stations hosted the seventh edition of the prestigious Namah Nainital Mountain Monsoon Marathon (NNM3), an event that saw massive participation both from national and international level runners. The event was attended by many dignitaries- Deepak Rawat (IAS) DM Nainital. Ms Poonam Chand Deputy Director Uttarakhand Tourism Development Board, Sarita Arya MLA Nainita, P S Negi Sr Divisional Manager, LIC, Ashok Shah Retd Zonal Manager LIC, Hemant Pandey Bollywood Actor. The race started from Mallital Pant
India’s Premium Hill Resort will host the seventh edition of the prestigious Namah Nainital Mountain Monsoon Marathon (NNM3), an event that sees a massive participation of hill folks including the industrial belt of SIDCUL. Held annually on the last Sunday of August, the event brings some good news and vibes from the mountains to the rest of nation especially post monsoon deluge. This edition in continuation with previous ones is likely to see some long distance athletes from countries like Ethiopia
Lenskart, India’s fastest growing eyewear company and Samarpan Foundation, a charitable not-for-profit entity joined hands for a unique initiative of conducting a series of eye check-ups for Tihar Jail inmates. The camp organised on August 17, 2016, which will continue with a series of six camps covering six jails of Tihar. One camp will be organised each month. The first camp witnessed participation of 150+ inmates. The initiative is targeted to provide free screening to approximately 1500 inmates over the course
The Quit India Movement or the August Movement was launched by Mahatma Gandhi on August 8, 1942. It was a Civil Disobedience Movement to gain independence from British rule. This movement was Gandhiji’s call to the British to withdraw from India. Some notable highlights of the Quit India Movement are as follows: • After the Second World War began in 1939 with Britain and Germany pitted against each other, India too became a part of this war being an important British colony.
Most of the stories we hear or see in India are inspired in some way or the other by the two great epics - Ramayana and Mahabharata. What is intriguing about these two epics is that you pick any character and that character is never purely good or bad. Each characterisation is just so layered. This is a trait that definitely stands out in the Mahabharata. Take Arjun, for instance. He is the idealist in a world that is not ideal.