TRIFED Context: • TRIFED organizes National Conclave on “Wild and Forest Honey” in collaboration with Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare and National Bee Board. Importance of the wild honey: • Honey from the wild and forests is one of the world’s most popular and […]

Hunar Haat

Hunar Haat Context: • The 40th edition of Hunar Haat was inaugurated by Union Minister Anurag Thakur in Mumbai recently. About: • The Ministry of Minority Affairs has taken the initiative to provide the artisans/craftsmen of India with a large platform through Hunar Haat to […]

Channakeshava Temple, Belur

Channakeshava Temple, Belur Context: • While Karnataka has seen several instances of Muslims being barred from putting up shops during temple festivals, the rathotsava at the 900-year-old Chennakeshava temple struck a different note by staying with the syncretic tradition. • The festival began only after […]

Parakram Diwas

Parakram Diwas   Context: The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, paid homage to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 125th birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (January 23, 2022).  He paid floral tributes in front of a portrait of Netaji at Rashtrapati Bhavan.  Netaji […]