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How Was Parshuram Related To Lord Rama And Lord Krishna?

Some people are celebrating Parshuram Jayanti on April 25 but others will celebrate the birth of Lord Parshuram on April 26. Since Lord Parshuram was born on the Shukla Tritiya in Vaishakh month, Akshaya Tritiya is celebrated at Parshuram Jayanti. Also, it is believed that Lord Parshuram took birth in PradoshKaal. His mother was Renuka.

But some people will celebrate the Parshuram Jayanti and Akshaya Tritiya on April 26 due to a difference in Parshuram Jayanti Panchag. People are asked to celebrate birth of Lord Parshuram at their homes due to lockdown.

Worship Lord Parshuram

Start early with taking bath. Clean the temple including the idol of Lord Parshuram or his picture. Offer flowers and water while chanting prayers of the Lord Parshuram. He is believed to be one of the incarnations of Vishnu that are physically present like Hanumanji and Ashwatthama. He is also called the God of Justice.

Relation with Shriram and Shri Krishna

In Tretayug, when Lord Rama broke the “shiv-dhanush”, Parshuram was worshipping on Mahendraparvat. And as soon as he heard the sound of breaking of “shiv-dhanush”, he got angry and went to that place where … Read the rest

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What Are Local Shops On Amazon?

Local Shop on Amazon is new initiative by Amazon. The programme is launched to scale the business by starting selling goods directly from local shops. But the real objective is to get an edge over Reliance’s JioMart and Walmart-owned Flipkart.

Amazon’s new programme

The US e-commerce giant has promised to invest Rs. 10 crores in its “Local Shop on Amazon” programme. The company has already started the project with over 5,000 traditional retailers. The programme will provide the convenience of ordering goods online and scalability to offline retailers.

The pilot project has been kicked off in over 100 cities including big metros and Tier-1 and Tier-2 cities like Ahmedabad, Coimbatore, Faridabad, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Pune, Saharanpur and Surat. The sellers participating in the project include automotive, books, furniture, home décor, jewellery, kitchen appliances, sports and toys.

Traditional retailers are included in the programme with a condition that is to have a robust delivery mechanism of same day or the next day. Amazon wants the retailers to use pin-code delivery system to ease the burden from its delivery fleet. The shopkeepers are provided “Amazon Delivery … Read the rest

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Over 12 Million Audiences Attended Scott’s Virtual Concert

Travis Scott gave a spectacular virtual performance. It was the first time that he mounted a virtual stage to perform and he went on to break a record. According to the developer Epic Games, approximately 12.3 million concurrent players participated in the event. The concert took place inside of the Fortnite.

Record breaking virtual concert

Epic Games developer called it “an all-time record” for the battle royale game. But the number of virtual viewers of the concert will increase once the figures of other platforms start coming out. More people saw the concert outside of the Epic Games website. Streamers broadcasted the event on platforms like Twitch and YouTube.

Scott’s mini world tour

Travis Scott will give more performances in the coming week. He is on a mini-world tour with a handful of dates for the enthusiasts. And people that missed the record-breaking performance can check the date and time of upcoming events and get ready for a great weekend.

Last record of virtual performance

Last year, Marshmello made a record in virtual performance. It was reported that over 10.7 million viewers attended the Marshmello concert at that time. But … Read the rest

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World Book Day 2020: Theme, History, Significance And Capital

April 23 is celebrated as World Book and Copyright Day by UNESCO and other related organizations. Observed in more than 100 countries, it is celebration of books and reading material. Also, it is homage to renowned literary figures including William Shakespeare, Miguel Cervantes and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega.

World Book Day 2020 theme

Director General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, gave the theme in his words. He said that books had the unique ability both to entertain and to teach. There were at once a means of exploring realms beyond the personal experience through exposure to different authors, universes and cultures.

History of World Book Day

Theidea was to honor the renowned author, Miguel de Cervantes better known for Don Quixote. Valencian writer Vicente Clavel Andressuggested celebrating a World Book Day on October 7, the birth anniversary of Cervantes but he later changed the date to April 23, that is the death anniversary of Cervantes. Co-incidentally, several other renowned authors have death anniversaries on April 23.

Significance of World Book Day

It is celebrated to recognize the role of books as a link between the past and the future. And … Read the rest

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COVID- 19 Vaccine: Human Trial Starts Today

University of Oxford will start human trial of its coronavirus vaccine from April 23 according to UK Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock. The official said that the government had thrown everything at developing a vaccine.

Coronavirus vaccine

Presently, the universities of Oxford and Imperial College are working on developing a potential coronavirus vaccine in UK. Matt Hancock said that he could announce that the vaccine from the Oxford project would be trialed on people from April 23. He further said that it would take years to achieve this stage in normal times but he was very proud of the work taken that far. Hancock was speaking in a press conference that was later broadcasted on Twitter.

Coronavirus vaccine fund

The UK government had allocated GBP 44.5 million (Rs. 420 crore) to both the universities working on coronavirus vaccine. The allocated fund would be used for clinical trails that ad been making rapid progress, added the secretary. He further said that the government was ready to fund manufacturing of the vaccine.

In case, either of the vaccine works safely, the government will pump finance in manufacturing … Read the rest

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Facebook Invests $5.7 Billion In Reliance Jio

Reliance Industries share took a high jump when the social media giant Facebook announced buying a minority stake in Reliance Jio. It would invest $5.7 billion (Rs. 43,574 crore) in the Mukesh Ambani owned telco firm. With the investment, Facebook will become the largest minority shareholder in Jio Platforms Limited.

Highlights of the share market news

• Reliance Industries witnessed a jump of 103 points (8.33%) from Rs. 1,236 to Rs. 1,339

• Sensex traded 131 points higher at 30,758

• Reliance Industries share was also a top gainer on Nifty

• On NSE, its share gained over 8% to Rs. 1,339

• Total 4.11 lack shares were traded on BSE

• The trading value of shares was Rs. 55.72 crore

• After trading, the market cap of the firm increased to Rs. 8.23 lack crore on NSE

Stock of Reliance Industries Limited

The 5, 20 and 50 day moving average of RIL stock was higher after the trading but lower than the 100 and 200-day mowwving averages. Also, RIL reported a gain of 13.57% in one week and 28.03% … Read the rest