Be it gratitude for Covid-19 warriors, or the eradication of hatred, these celebs hope to reinstate faith in goodness.
Published on Oct 26, 2020 02:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times | , New DelhiEtti Bali and Sanchita Kalra
On this week’s list of good reads is a Kannada litterateur’s look at Sita’s story, a book that tells you that the negative emotion of spite can have healthy outcomes, and one woman’s repudiation of the Hindu faith
Updated on Oct 23, 2020 05:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times |HT Team
Young author Gayatri Gill makes an electric debut with The Day Before Today, a collection of Lockdown stories in the times of Covid-19
Updated on Aug 30, 2020 02:19 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh |Nirupama Dutt
The Indian style of dressing has remained unchanged over millennia for very good reasons
Updated on Aug 02, 2020 08:22 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Prasad Bidapa
The CM apprised the delegation that the president of Maha Bodhi Society and several companies of Japan and other countries as well as other institutions had offered financial assistance for the construction of various structures in Sanchi, the Buddhist tourism centre in Madhya Pradesh.
Updated on Jan 28, 2020 12:48 AM IST
Inmates of the country’s largest prison, drawn to Ram’s infinitely forgiving self, participate enthusiastically in the enactment of his life and struggles
Updated on Oct 18, 2019 08:00 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Mahmood Farooqui
Like actor Ayushmann Khurrana in his recent film, Govind Maurya is also famous for playing Sita, and people seek his blessings even when he’s not in makeup.
Updated on Oct 08, 2019 02:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times | , New DelhiMedha Shri Dahiya and Naina Arora
Mahesh Babu shares secret to his successful marriage with Namrata Shirodkar, says ‘We let each other be’
Mahesh Babu says him and his wife Namrata Shirodkar understand each other well. She says he can balance work-life very well.
Updated on Oct 06, 2019 04:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent
Bhagwati Prashad Gaur, who was born in Pauri Garhwal in Uttarakhand, came to Chandigarh in 1969
Published on Oct 03, 2019 01:26 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , ChandigarhRajanbir Singh
Sonakshi Sinha schooled by Amitabh Bachchan on KBC, trolled for not knowing about Ramayana. See funny memes
When asked for whom did Hanuman bring Sanjeevani booti in the Ramayana, Sonakshi Sinha first guessed Sita and then Ram on Kaun Banega Crorepati.
Updated on Sep 21, 2019 02:14 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
A remarkable testimony to the resilience of women, Sita Under the Crescent Moon by Annie Ali Khan, who died tragically last year, follows women on pilgrimages to Sufi shrines at Mango Pir, Hinglaj, Thatta, and Sehwan Sharif in Pakistan to show how, under the shadow of militant majoritarianism, women are keeping alive the memories of Sita’s exile, and her ultimate sacrifice
Updated on Aug 03, 2019 09:13 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Manan Ahmed Asif
In Sita Under the Crescent Moon, Annie Ali Khan travels with women pilgrims to Sufi shrines across Pakistan to see how they worship Sita. In this particularly powerful excerpt, the author ponders on the pain of womanhood
Updated on Aug 03, 2019 09:12 AM IST
Ahead of the release of the third book in his Ram Chandra Series on July 1, Amish writes exclusively for Hindustan Times on the character of Raavan, who is often described as the quintessential villain
Updated on Jun 28, 2019 06:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Amish
The incident took place around 1.30am on Thursday, when a “drunk” Ratiram was walking towards his jhuggi. “He happened to step on a live wire and receive an electric shock.
Updated on Jun 21, 2019 07:57 AM IST
New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Director of Shodh Sansthan, Ayodhya, Y.P. Singh, said that though the museum has over 2,500 artifacts related to Lord Ram and his life, it did not have any piece depicting Kodamb Ram.
Updated on May 28, 2019 10:02 AM IST
Ayodhya |Indo Asian News Service
The DMK said Radha Ravi was acting in a manner that brought disrepute to the party, defying the party discipline and was temporarily suspended from the party.
Updated on Mar 25, 2019 12:12 PM IST
Chennai |Indo Asian News Service
Five distinct point of views of the much-used word by five strong women of strength
Updated on Mar 02, 2019 09:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Samreen Tungekar
“No one will oppose statue of Janaki Mata (Goddess Sita). It is a good suggestion. But we want the Ram Mandir issue to be resolved at the earliest,” said Mahant Kanahiya Das,
Updated on Dec 14, 2018 11:05 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | HT Correspondent, Lucknow
PM Narendra Modi is sending UP CM Yogi Adityanath to participate on his behalf at Bibaha Panchami ceremony in Nepal’s Janakpur on December 12. Janakpur is the birthplace of Sita and thousands of Hindus from Nepal and India are expected to take part in the function.
Updated on Dec 04, 2018 07:16 AM IST
Kathmandu |HT Correspondent
Construct a university at Ayodhya with the consent of Hindus and Muslims, said Delhi’s deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia in a TV show recently
Updated on Dec 03, 2018 02:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune |Abhay Vaidya
The Ramlila at Sato Awanti village, situated 190 km from Patna in Kaimur district, is a long-standing exemplification of the region’s composite culture.
Updated on Oct 12, 2018 08:45 AM IST
Polls for 90 Assembly constituencies in Chhattisgarh are slated to be held in November-December this year.
Published on Aug 12, 2018 03:02 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Chhatisgarh | HT Correspondent
Prabhu Lal said his minor daughter was kidnapped in broad day light by some musclemen of the village on March 13.
Updated on Jul 10, 2018 05:41 PM IST
Sita’s birth from earthen pot shows test tube baby concept existed during Ramayana, says UP deputy CM Dinesh Sharma
Uttar Pradesh’s deputy chief minister Dinesh Sharma had earlier said that journalism started during Mahabharata and Narad Muni was like Google.
Updated on Jun 01, 2018 01:52 PM IST