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Ravana in the Ram Rajya age: A look at cultures that revere the mythological figure
India

Ravana in the Ram Rajya age: A look at cultures that revere the mythological figure

Several communities in India are resisting, both knowingly and unknowingly, the imposition of a universal telling of the Ramayana that seeks to deny their particular histories.

Tulsidas Jayanti 2020: History, significance and celebrations on day remembering saint who authored Ramacharitmanas
India

Tulsidas Jayanti 2020: History, significance and celebrations on day remembering saint who authored Ramacharitmanas

Each year, the day is marked by reciting paragraphs of Sri Ramcharitmanas at temples dedicated to Lord Rama and Hanuman in various parts of the country

Ramayan to be re-telecast on Doordarshan from 28 March, Prakash Javadekar announces 'on public demand'
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Ramayan to be re-telecast on Doordarshan from 28 March, Prakash Javadekar announces 'on public demand'

Stand-up comic Kunal Kamra commented on I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar's announcement by linking the rerun of Ramayan to the Ayodhya verdict.

Burning ghats of Benaras: In the holy city, death wears many faces, is both grand and mundane
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Burning ghats of Benaras: In the holy city, death wears many faces, is both grand and mundane

Perched between the realm of god and men is Benaras or the ‘City of Light and Lore’ by the river Ganges, archaically known as ‘Kashi’. Its ghats shine blindingly with unwavering faith in something greater than the self, but now, spiritual corruption abounds in its lanes.

In Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot, govt's strong push for religious tourism fails to address travellers’ concerns
India

In Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot, govt's strong push for religious tourism fails to address travellers’ concerns

In March this year, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adiyanath decided to allocate upwards of Rs. 720 crores towards strengthening the infrastructure for tourism in places of note as per the Hindu faith.

Under the Banyan Tree on A Full Moon Night's March edition celebrates Holi and the coming of spring
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Under the Banyan Tree on A Full Moon Night's March edition celebrates Holi and the coming of spring

Under the Banyan Tree on a Full Moon Night will draw to a close with Tritha & Friends' performance, a musical ensemble crafted for the evening that will present a fusion of Hindustani music with middle-eastern influences

Tulsidas’ great act of reconciliation: Bringing together of the human and the divine in the figure of Ram
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Tulsidas’ great act of reconciliation: Bringing together of the human and the divine in the figure of Ram

Driven to take the story of Ram to a wider audience, Tulsidas spared no effort in popularising his masterful reworking of Valmiki’s Ramayana, the Ramcharitmanas.

Hanuman beyond labels: Amid debate over his caste, an exhibition showcases monkey god's diverse forms
India

Hanuman beyond labels: Amid debate over his caste, an exhibition showcases monkey god's diverse forms

The collection of late artist KC Aryan, which is part of the exhibition Hanuman: The Divine Simian, features images of Hanuman in textiles, paintings and photographs

Ram Navami 2017: The story of Ramayana changes depending on the narrator
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Ram Navami 2017: The story of Ramayana changes depending on the narrator

On the occasion of Ram Navami, here's a look at some of the Ramayana's best-known versions in India:

Shiv Sena's ignorance is the real insult to Hanuman, not the mural at IIT-Bombay
Mumbai

Shiv Sena's ignorance is the real insult to Hanuman, not the mural at IIT-Bombay

If Shiv Sainiks knew their mythology and related literature, they would have known that in the Tulsidas hymns, Hanuman is depicted as an unparalleled symbol of both bravery and wisdom. So, who is really insulting Hanuman by objecting his depiction as a man carrying a mountain in one hand and a pen in the other? Obviously the ignorant Shiv Sainiks.