Indian History, Culture and Diversity

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam

Shravanabelagola and Lakkundi proposed for World Heritage List

Context Monuments of Shravanabelagola in Hassan and Lakkundi in Gadag districts. Proposed for inclusion under the tentative list of the ...

Gwalior added to UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network

Context The city of Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh was added to UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network (UCCN) for its “strong commitment to ...

UNESCO names Kozhikode city of literature

Context The city of Kozhikode in Kerala was added in UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network (UCCN). Key Details Gwalior from Madhya ...

Hola Mohalla Sikh Festival

Context Hola Mohalla is a vibrant Sikh festival that is celebrated every year in March, a day after the Hindu ...

Dhara Initiative Ode to Indian Knowledge Systems

Context The unique and flagship initiative “Dhara: Ode to Indian Knowledge Systems”, taken up under the aegis of Azadi Ka ...