Shiva: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

2019 Kharchi Puja Festival celebrated in Tripura

Published: July 13, 2019

On 11th July 2019, the centuries-old annual Kharchi Puja festival has started with great pomp & show at Puran Agartala in Tripura. The word ‘Kharchi’ is derived from the word Khya which means earth. Kharchi Puja is basically done to worship the earth. Originally a Hindu tribals’ festivity, it is now observed by all communities ..

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Shiva Keshavan bags gold medal at Asian Luge Championships

Published: December 24, 2016

Shiva Keshavan has clinched a gold medal at the Asian Luge Championships held at Nagano in Japan. He is set to take part in the 2017 World Championship in Innsbruck, Austria. Shiva Keshavan was not able to participate in the World Championships held earlier in this year due to lack of funds. Shiva Keshavan is ..

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Japan to confer Fukuoka Prize 2012 upon Vandana Shiva

Published: July 25, 2012

Japanese Govt has adjudicated to honor Indian Environmental philosopher Vandana Shiva with Fukuoka Prize 2012 at an award ceremony in September 2012. Vandana Shiva is the 7th Indian who will receive this prestigious award.  Vandana Shiva: A philosopher, environmental activist, author and eco feminist. She edifies people about the thoughts for the love of nature. ..

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