Padmanabhaswam Swami Temple Door History Mythology Travel 

What is the mystery of Padmanabhaswamy Temple vault?

Padmanabhaswamy Temple is located in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. The temple is built in an intricate fusion of the indigenous Kerala style and the Tamil style. The Moolasthanam of the temple is the Ananthapuram Temple in Kumbala in Kasargod District. The temple is a replica of the Adikesava Perumal temple located in Thiruvattar, Kanyakumari District to some extent. The principal deity Lord Vishnu is enshrined in the “Anantha Shayanam” posture, the eternal yogic sleep on the serpent Adisheshan. Sree Padmanabhaswamy is the guardian deity of the royal family of Travancore. The…

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10 Hidden Treasures of India yet to be discovered

There was a time when India was called a ‘Golden Sparrow’ because it was one of the wealthiest and most prosperous places in the world. The British’s rule over India changed this scenario completely as the British looted away huge treasures from India. However, some of these treasures were so well hidden that the British couldn’t manage to find them and are till date, undiscovered by anyone. Here is a list of such treasures in India that are yet to be discovered. 1. Nadir Shah’s Treasure Nadir Shah, the founder…

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History Quiz: Can you answer these Indian History questions?

Are you a fan of Indian History and have read everything about it? Participate in our Indian History quiz and see if you can answer all questions correctly. Let us tell you very clearly only 1 out 50 people can answer all questions correctly. Ready for the challenge, play our History quiz now! This Indian history quiz have questions from Ancient to modern history. Hope you liked our Indian History Quiz. If you are looking for more History trivia or quizzes or on anything else, let us know in the…

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10 Taj Mahal Secret Mysteries You Must Know

The Taj Mahal is an iconic white marble mausoleum on the bank of the Yamuna river in the Agra city of Uttar Pradesh. Taj Mahal was chosen as one of the new 7 wonders of the world in 2007.  Taj Mahal is so beautiful that visitors are totally hypnotized by the breathtaking views. Taj Mahal is also very mysterious as there are so many secrets about it. Here is a list of 10 Taj Mahal Secret mysteries you must know. 1. A Black Taj Mahal was planned opposite the white Taj Mahal –  The Black Taj Mahal is a black version of the…

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Entertainment History 

18 Banned TV Commercials And Print Ads That Stirred A Lot of Controversies In India

The advertising industry in India has evolved a lot in the past two decades.  Ad agencies used creative approaches to create something unique and attractive to sell the products. However, some commercials did not go well with the Indian authorities.  Do you want to know more about banned commercials in India? Though these commercials were banned, most of them are available on YouTube to watch. 1.  Amul Macho TV Commercial (2007) “Ye To Bada Toing Hai” television commercial by Amul is one of the most controversial ads in Indian television history. The commercial…

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Rats in Karni Mata Temple Bikaner History Mythology Travel 

Karni Mata Temple | A Temple In Rajasthan Where Rats Are Revered

Karni Mata Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Karni Mata. The temple is located at Deshnoke, Rajasthan. You can reach the temple from Bikaner, it is approximately 30 KM from Bikaner. The Rats are worshipped here and hence it is also known as the Temple of Rats. Karni Mata was a Hindu warrior sage who is supposed to live more than 150 years. She was born in October 1387 and she is said to be disappeared in March 1538. Her death could not be confirmed. She was also referred…

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What Happened To The Mountain Lord Hanuman Airlifted To Srilanka?  

Lord Rama along with his vanara army was fighting the battle with Ravana. In the battle, Meghanada, son of Ravana hurled a deadly weapon at Lakshmana and he fainted and fell down on the ground. Lakshmana was severely injured and about to die, he could only be cured with Sanjeevani booti which is found in mount Dronagiri (Mahodaya) in the Himalayas. Sanjeevani is a magical herb which has the power to cure serious nervous system problems.  It was believed that Sanjeevani herb could be used to prepare various medicines. These medicines…

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25 Old Indian Ads That Will Make You Feel Nostalgic

Indian advertising industry has evolved a lot during the last few decades.  The advertisements started with the newspapers and radio and then spread across multiple communication channels.  These are the times of Digital marketing and many products are advertised through online campaigns. Here, we are looking at some of the best Old Indian Ads. Many of these old Indian ads were published before most of us were born.  I am sure you are going to feel very nostalgic after watching these ads provided by Old Indian Ads. All I can say, I…

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great wall of India History Travel Trending 

This Great Wall of India Could be The Longest Wall in the World After China

We all know about the Great Wall of China which is very popular and regarded as the longest man-made structure in the world. Did you know one such wall exists in India which may not be as long as the Great Wall of China but it is probably the second largest wall in the world and known as the great wall of India? We are talking about the wall of Kumbhal fort in Kumbhalgarh which is a Mewar fortress on the western range of Aravalli Hills, near Udaipur in Rajasthan…

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12 Interesting Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Chanakya

Chanakya was an Indian teacher, economist, and a political adviser. He played a key role in the establishment of the Maurya dynasty. He is also known as Kautilya or Vishnugupta. Chanakya is a widely known scholar and statesmen from ancient India. His works are still relevant in terms of economy and management. But just some time back there was a claim that Chanakya was a myth and no true personality with such skills existed. They sighted that there is no mention of Chanakya in contemporary Greek works. Megasthenes who stayed in…

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