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11, Oct 2016, by : FnF Desk

The popular version of the Ramayana depicts Ravana as a uni-dimensional character, an anti-hero, blinded by revenge and lust and bereft of nuances. That simplified and condensed version is the one we pass on to our children.Read News

18, Sep 2016, by : Kushagra Dixit

Carrying the 'asthi kalash' -- pots containing the ashes of the cremated -- of 160 Pakistani Hindus, Ramnath Maharaj, a Karachi temple priest, is in India to immerse the ashes in the holy Ganga river at HaridwarRead News

30, May 2016, by : Iboyaima Laithangbam

The chief minister urged the Manipuris in Myanmar to preserve their culture and live as Manipuris. His interaction with the Manipuri community has had an impact: there's a serious endeavour today to revive the Manipuri culture in Myanmar.Read News

25, Mar 2016, by : FnF Desk

Good Friday is observed on the Friday before Easter Sunday. On this day Christians commemorate the passion, or suffering, and death on the cross of the Lord, Jesus Christ. Read News

23, Mar 2016, by : Vivek Singh Chauhan

If you are bored of the same rain dance, chilled thandai and stuffed gujiyas year after year on the festival of colours, how about some out-of-the-world EDM (electronic dance music) tracks coupled with mouth-watering cuisine this Holi?Read News

23, Mar 2016, by : FnF Desk

Traditionally, Holi colours were made from natural ingredients like flowers and herbs, but that has changed drastically over the decades, with many people preferring more 'pakka' or permanent coloursRead News

17, Mar 2016, by : Kavita Bajeli-Datt

If you love the sights, sound and colours of Holi, then travel to some of the most spectacular places in India where it is still celebrated in deeply traditional manner.Read News

10, Nov 2015, by : FnF Correspondent

The Diwali festival highlights the triumph of good over evil, light over darkness. Here's a look at the holiday and where and how it is celebrated around the world. The days leading up to Diwali have different significance and vary across regions and beliefs with many Indians Read News

24, Oct 2015, by : Partha Banerjee

Nowadays nobody talks about these. Discussing religion or spirituality has become out of fashion. Yet the currently evolving events makes me broach the subject. Read News

22, Oct 2015, by : Uday Dandavate

The concept of God is not a part of my curiosity, nor does the thin boundary between religion and mythology motivate me to translate my academic interest in myths and mythologies into religious belief. Read News

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