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Budhha’s various Mudras

In Indian sculptural art, images are the symbolic representations of divinity whose origin and end is expressed through the religious and spiritual beliefs. 1. Dharmachakra Mudra It is also called as the gesture of 'Teaching of the Wheel of Dharma' that describes one of the most important moments in the Buddha's life as he performed the Dharmachakra mudra in his… Continue reading Budhha’s various Mudras

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27 May in History: Death of Jawaharlal Nehru

India’s first Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru died on 27 May 1964. Biography Jawaharlal Nehru was born on 14th November 1889 to affluent barrister Motilal Nehru and his wife Swaruprani Thussu at Allahabad, United Provinces. He had a privileged childhood thanks to his father’s successful career in the legal profession. He went to England to study… Continue reading 27 May in History: Death of Jawaharlal Nehru