Indian-American Vivek Murthy takes oath as US Surgeon General

Indian-American Vivek Murthy was on Wednesday administered the oath for the top post of US Surgeon General by Vice President Joe Biden at a ceremonial ceremony here, becoming the youngest-ever in charge of the country's public health.

Gita lessons to be included in school syllabus: Haryana CM

 Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday said that lessons from 'Gita' and other holy books would be included in the syllabus of schools for imbibing moral values among students while also declaring that a university will be set up in Gurgaon.

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Muslim girl wins Bhagavad Gita contest, says 'humanity is the ultimate religion'
Muslim girl wins Bhagavad Gita contest, says 'humanity is the ultimate religion'

Mariyan Asif Siddiqui, a Muslim girl, has won first prize in an inter-school Bhagavad Gita​ competition.

How to observe Kamda Ekadashi Vrat

Kamada Ekadasi is the first Ekadashi in a Hindu year and considered to be the most auspicious among all the Ekadashi rituals.

5151 years of the Bhagwad Gita

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The relevance of Shrimad Bhagavad Gita in today's world!

Holy Bhagavad Gita is the oldest scripture of the world and guides the lives of people through its incomparable teachings and lessons. Even after so many years, the relevance of this scripture is intact.

Owl Festival: A time to crack jokes in Varanasi
Owl Festival: A time to crack jokes in Varanasi

Varanasi, Oct 25 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of people in this Hindu holy city - and now Prime Minister Narendra Modi's parliamentary constituency - in Uttar Pradesh are eagerly looking forward to Sunday, to a time for cracking jokes on anything under the sun and merry making, when the annual "U

PM Modi gifts special edition of Gita to Obama

PM Narendra Modi gifted a special edition of the Gita, an interpretation by Mahatma Gandhi, to Obama. The book had been prepared in Delhi.

Markandey Katju objects to Justice Dave`s statement on Gita

Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju on Sunday objected to a Supreme Court judge`s statement that Gita and Mahabharat should be taught in schools, saying this is against India`s secular feature and Constitution and will do it "great harm".

Gita in schools? Improper, says CPI-M

The CPI-M Sunday described as "improper and unwarranted" Supreme Court judge A.R. Dave`s suggestion that the Gita and the Mahabaratha should be taught in schools.

If I were dictator, I would introduce Gita in Class I: Supreme Court judge

Supreme Court judge Justice AR Dave on Saturday said that Indians should revert to their ancient traditions, and texts such as Mahabharata and Bhagwad Gita should be introduced to children at an early age.

Poet translates Gita into Urdu couplets

A noted Urdu poet and author, who has translated the 700 verses of Shrimad Bhagwad Gita into over 1700 Urdu couplets says, the sacred scripture is the biggest literature on worldly education in the country.

MP govt notification on Gita in schools withdrawn: Chouhan

Amid a raging controversy over the introduction of lessons from the Bhagawad Gita in school textbooks, MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said his government has withdrawn the notification issued in this regard.

Subjects of various religions included in schools: MP govt on Gita row

The Madhya Pradesh government has clarified that it has also incorporated subjects of other religions in textbooks.

Pak cleric Qadri was Modi’s guest, spoke on Gita

Pakistan’s man of the moment Tahir-ul Qadri, who has triggered a political crisis in the country with a call to `cleanse the system` there, had visited Gujarat last year.

Give details of UK visit of Krishna: CIC

The Central Information
Commission has directed the External Affairs Ministry to make
public details of "private visit" undertaken by its Minister SM Krishna to the United Kingdom in June this year.

Chouhan faces flak for decision to introduce Gita in schools

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has stirred a hornet`s nest in the state by announcing that Bhagvad Gita would be taught in all schools.

Gita learning not a K`taka govt program: Minister

Facing a storm of controversy
over a programme to teach the Bhagavad Gita in primary and
higher secondary schools, the BJP government in Karnataka
on Tuesday said it neither sponsored nor funded the exercise.

`Gita` teaching sparks row in Karnataka

Karnataka`s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government has landed in a row over its support to teaching of Hindu holy book `Bhagvad Gita` in schools.