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151st Birth Anniversary: ‘Share Quotes and Thoughts of Swami Vivekananda,’ Urges PM Modi

On the 151st birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid tribute to the prolific thinker and urges the youth to share quotes and thoughts of the latter. On Monday, through his micro blogging site, Modi has tweeted in reverence of Swami Vivekananda. Mentioning him as a personal inspiration, Modi has tweeted that the thoughts and ...

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Halakki Vokkaligaru: A Tribe in Karnataka Faces Fast Dwindling Numbers

Living far from the madding crowd and on the fringes of the deep forests in the bio-diverse Western Ghats off coastal Karnataka are the Halakki Vokkaligaru, a vanishing tribe, whose younger generation is a victim of modern lifestyle. Having survived over the centuries carrying the hoary tradition of their ancestors, the aboriginal older generation, especially its womenfolk, are at their ...

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