Uttarakhand inaugurates Ramayana forest with six garden types described in Valmiki's epic

The officials of the state forest department said that the vegetation of the forests described in the scripture remains the same till date as described by Sanskrit poet Valmiki. 

published on : 15th July 2020

Real Ayodhya is in Nepal, Lord Rama was Nepali, claims Oli

The Prime Minister also blamed India of cultural encroachment by "creating a fake Ayodhya."

published on : 13th July 2020

Expansionism has bad results: Uttarakhand minister sends Ramayan copy to China's Xi Jinping

State tourism minister Satpal Maharaj said that the Chinese President should keep in mind that an expansionist attitude brings destruction.

published on : 8th July 2020

Art, our saviour during COVID-19 times

We are passing through an extraordinary phase in human history. Every 24 hours on our hands feels like a blessing and gratitude levels have peaked or so it seems.

published on : 20th April 2020

Let's past forward with Doordarshan in this lockdown

Even as Indian television revives a few old gems, here’s picking some more that would be a treat to watch again

published on : 12th April 2020

Meet Ravana, Meghnaad who sanitize places, make people corona-conscious

Two men in Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand are getting into the costume as Ravana and Meghnaad to spread awareness on coronavirus.

published on : 10th April 2020

DD National to retelecast 'Ramayana' from Saturday

'Ramayana' is an Indian historical-drama epic television series, which aired during 1987-1988, created, written, and directed by Ramanand Sagar.

published on : 27th March 2020

Drawing across the lines

The 1992 film was made as a part of the 40th anniversary of India-Japan diplomatic relations and was worked on by teams from both countries.

published on : 29th February 2020

Railways to operate new train based on Ramayana theme

The exterior and the interior of the train will be based on the Ramayana theme with bhajans playing on board.

published on : 15th February 2020

P Parameswaran: The man who popularised Bhagavad Gita, Ramayana in Kerala

The Geetha Swadhyaya Samithi founded by Parameswaran, a forum to popularise the Bhagavad Gita, has branches in all taluks in Kerala.

published on : 10th February 2020

Sanjeevani Booti found? Similar herb sent to lab

Hanuman carried a mountain to bring mythical herb to save Lakshman in the epic Ramayana.

published on : 4th February 2020

Flying objects existed during Ramayana, Arjun's arrow had atomic power: Bengal Governor

Sanjay narrated the entire war of Mahabharata (to Dhitarasthra) not from TV. The arrows of Arjuna in Mahabharata had atomic power in it, Dhankhar said.

published on : 15th January 2020

Femme fervour with 'Six Voices from The Ramayana'

The epic Ramayana has inspired a bevy of productions by a number of playwrights from across the country over the years.

published on : 2nd December 2019

Journey is important, Not culmination

The Ramayana is not about the killing of Ravana, it is about Ram’s foray into the world in pursuit of Sita.

published on : 30th June 2019