On the 13th day of the Kartik month, Hindus worship Lord Kuber and Goddess Lakshmi with absolute devotion.
First War of Independence in 1857 would've been regarded as a revolt had it not been for Veer Savarkar.
Pakistan insists on levying a fee of $20 (approximately Rs 1,420) on all pilgrims through Kartarpur Corridor.
Says Gandhi, Bose believed that Hindi had the potential to compete with English on a pan-India scale.
The day of Valmiki Jayanti holds great religious significance in Hinduism.
Mantalai is the place where Lord Shiva got married to goddess Parvati.
Kadri Gopalnath is celebrated for popularising the saxophone, a jazz instrument, in Carnatic music.
Dussehra is celebrated by burning effigies of Raavan and lighting firecrackers to symbolize the destruction of evil.
The day marks the culmination of the nine-day long Navratri festival.
The Ekushey Padak winner was suffering from old-age complications for long.