Today’s Special

World Heritage Day 2022: What You Need To Know About This Day?

The International Day for Monuments and Sites also known as World Heritage Day is observed every year on 18 April. The objective of celebrating the monuments of the world is to aware people of the rich heritage the world has. It is an integral part of the culture and traditions of the world.

How Is The World Heritage Day Celebrated?

The International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), which works for the conservation and protection of heritage places around the world, hosts heritage tours to educate people on the heritage sites of the world. It also hosts seminars and discussions on issues related to the preservation of the cultural and heritage sites.

What is The History Of The World Heritage Day?

What is The History Of The World Heritage Day

The proposal of celebrating World Heritage Day to preserve the cultural and heritage sites came from ICOMOS. It sent the proposal on 18 April 1982 to the General Assembly of UNESCO and the assembly approved the proposal in 1983. Since then, 18 April is celebrated as World Heritage Day across the globe.

What Is The Theme Of World Heritage Day 2022?

World Heritage Day 2022

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10 Quotes By Ambedkar That Still Inspire People

Today the nation is celebrating the 131st birth anniversary of Dr. Babasaheb BR Ambedkar, the Father of the Indian Constitution. Born on 14 April 1891 in a family of untouchables in Madhya Pradesh’s Mhow, Ambedkar championed Dalit rights and provided them a respectable place in the society through the Indian constitution.

Life Of Ambedkar

Dr. BR Ambedkar belonged to the Mahar caste who are considered untouchables in Hinduism and subjected to socio-economic discrimination by the upper caste people. Ambedkar went to Elphinstone to complete his Master’s degree and went to Columbia for high studies on a Baroda State Scholarship. He also enrolled in the Bar course at Gray’s Inn and studied at the London School of Economics before coming to India.

In India, Ambedkar stood for Dalit rights and penned his sufferings as a Dalit in his autobiographical book “Waiting For A Visa”. On 29 August 1947, Ambedkar was appointed as the Chairman of the Constitution Drafting Committee for the constitution of independent India. And he used the opportunity to do justice for Dalits. Later he became the law minister of India.

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Shaheed Diwas Observance

Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, And Sukhdev Were Hanged For Lahore Conspiracy

British-India government hanged the three Indian socialist freedom fighters – Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Rajguru, and Sukhdev Thapar – on 23 March 1931 at Lahore Central Jail in Lahore. Since then, the country observes 23rd March as Shaheed Diwas.

Bhagat Singh

Bhagat Singh

Bhagat Singh was born in 1907 in the village of Banga in the Lyallpur district of Punjab (present Faisalabad in Punjab province in Pakistan). A gifted learner, Bhagat Singh quit his studies at 13 to join the freedom movement at a young age. And when his parents tried to get him married, he left home for Kanpur.

Lahore Conspiracy Case

In 1928 December Lahore, Bhagat Singh with his comrades Sukhdev and Rajguru tried assassinating the superintendent of police James Scott to avenge the killing of Lala Lajpat Rai but shot assistant superintendent of police John Saunders in mistaken identity. To avoid arrest, Bhagat Singh shaved his beard and cut his hair, and escaped to Calcutta.

Delhi Assembly Bombing

In 1929 April, Bhagat Singh and Batukeshwar Dutt hurled bombs in the … Read the rest

World Water Day 2022

PM Modi Calls For Water Conservation Efforts And Congratulates People And Organizations For Their Efforts In His Tweet

22nd March is celebrated as World Water Day every year. The first World Water Day was observed in 1993 and since then it is observed every year to educate people about the importance of fresh and clear water for all living things.

Highlights:

• The world is observing World Water Day by sending best wishes and quotes for the preservation of water
• Every year World Water Day is celebrated with a different theme
• The objective of celebrating World Water Day is to educate people about issues related to water

What Is World Water Day 2022 Theme?

Groundwater, Making the Invisible Visible is the theme of World Water Day 2022. The theme highlights groundwater as the largest source of freshwater available on the earth, but it is often overlooked. With this theme, the UN wants to draw the attention of the world towards the depleting level of groundwater and loss of freshwater.

How Is World Water Day Celebrated?

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Mahashivratri 2022: Significance, Observance, And Quotes For Blessings

Mahashivratri is the biggest celebration of Lord Shiva in the Hindu calendar. Devotees of Lord Shiva observe visit Shiva temples to offer fruits and milk to the Shiva Lingum. Mahashivratri is celebrated as a festival with educational institutions and offices remaining close to allow people to celebrate the festival with enthusiasm.

When Is Mahashivratri Celebrated?

The festival falls on the 13th night and 14th day of the New Moon. According to the Hindu calendar, Mahashivratri 2022 will be celebrated on the 1st of March. Shiva temples are decorated to celebrate the “Great Night of Shiva” as devotees would start visiting temples early in the morning to offer their prayers.

How Is Mahashivratri Celebrated?

The celebration starts with taking a ritual bath followed by a visit to a temple and offering seasonal fruits and milk to Lord Shiva. Milk mixed with water, Ganga Jal, honey, and sugar is poured over Shiva Lingum. It is the ritual bath offered to Lord Shiva. Also, devotees offer Bel Patri, Bel Patthar, and Dhatoora fruits to Shiva Lingum.

Mahashivratri 2022

Devotees observe fast on Mahashivratri. They eat only fruits and drink milk. … Read the rest

National Science Day 2022: Celebrations Shouldn’t Be Confined To A Single Day

February 28 is observed as a National Science Day to promote and develop the scientific environment in the country. Every year a theme is selected for National Science Day and the theme is so selected that it reflects the real picture of growth and development of scientific culture in the country.

National Science Day 2022 Theme

“Integrated Approach in Science and Technology for a Sustainable Future” has been selected as the theme for National Science Day 2022. Here the focus is on an integrated approach to achieve a sustainable future. The theme reflects the lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic time.

National Science Day 2022

Theme Explained

The tough lesson learned during the pandemic is the importance of connecting government with scientific institutions and the medical industry. It is only due to the linking of various institutions with the government departments and the collaboration of the pharma companies that the world has been able to stem the tide of the pandemic.

Statement Of Ministry Of Science And Technology Of India

The ministry issued a big statement about National Science Day. The government said that the celebration of science shouldn’t … Read the rest