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A brief version of “Mahabharata”: The greatest story of them…

Mahabharat the greatest of all stories I ever read And it still fascinates me each time I read it again. People are actually unaware...
Shashank Agarwal
7 min read

What were the world’s most impactful assassinations?

Great people in the time create enemies, there are people who won’t agree with their ideologies or methods and in order to stop them...
Shashank Agarwal
11 min read

Che Guevara [Series: Greatest men who ever lived on Earth]

This is a list of the greatest five human that amazes me each time I give a look at things done by them. I...
Shashank Agarwal
22 min read

Guide to getting a tattoo for the first time

The latest trend of today’s world is ‘tattoo’. It has occupied its place everywhere- from the muscular chest to the irresistible flat abs- from...
Shashank Agarwal
5 min read

What are the “vedas” and who wrote them ?

Vedas the old ancient scripture and text have been stated at the world’s oldest piece of literature. They were complied at a time in...
Shashank Agarwal
3 min read

What is a Trojan Virus and why is it named…

A Trojan is a malicious software that is usually added to a rather useful software without the knowledge of the installer. Trojan should not...
Shashank Agarwal
2 min read

UN: Western Ghats, A World Heritage Site

United Nations has added India’s Western Ghats to the prestigious list of UNESCO’s world heritage sites.Western Ghats are rich in biodiversity and natural beauty....
Vipul Kumar
1 min read

What is the power of “Om” ?

Om or Aum written in Devanāgari as ॐ and as ओम्, in Sanskrit known as praṇava प्रणव , Omkara, or Auṃkāra ओंकार (lit. “Auṃ...
Shashank Agarwal
5 min read

The history of Asia’s oldest market : Chandni Chowk

With time the enigmatic Chandni Chowk has amassed a plethora of anecdotes and facts that remain discreet to the commoners like it had trams,...
Shashank Agarwal
2 min read

The British Empire: Were they good or bad for the…

British Empire by 1922 ruled over 25% (33,700,000 km2) of the world’s land area and over 458 million people. It was said that the...
Shashank Agarwal
4 min read

Who were the eight immortals(Chiranjivins) according to hindu tradition ?

There have been many great warriors, saints, gods etc. in the Hindu mythology. According to the various Indian traditions and stories there are eight...
Shashank Agarwal
6 min read

The Door to Hell

The Derweze in Turkmenistan – or, as the locals have called it, ‘The Door to Hell’. This giant hole of fire in the heart...
Shashank Agarwal
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