Ravidas Jayanti

Mayawati attacks Priyanka Gandhi for visiting temples on Ravidas Jayanti

The former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister's remarks come on a day when Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi is in Varanasi to offer prayers to Guru Ravidas on the occasion of his birth anniversary.

Feb 09, 2020, 15:11 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to visit his Lok Sabha constituenct Varanasi on Tuesda

Modi will also visit the Sant Ravidas temple on the occasion of Ravidas Jayanti.

Feb 18, 2019, 19:51 PM IST

Guru Ravidas Jayanti—Why it is celebrated!

Our country has been home to many poets and saints. Similarly, the mystic saint-poet of the 'Bhakti movement'—Ravidas was born in the pious city of Varanasi.

Feb 22, 2016, 12:12 PM IST

Varanasi to witness PM Modi-Kejriwal faceoff again this month on Ravidas Jayanti

For the first time after the Lok Sabha polls in 2014, Varanasi will again witness Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal 's presence on the same day. Both the leaders are schedule to visit the city on February 22 on the occasion of Ravidas Jayanti . 

Feb 13, 2016, 10:07 AM IST