Char Dham Yatra

Char Dham Yatra Context: Since the beginning of the Char Dham Yatra of this year which started on May 3, around twenty three pilgrims have lost their lives on their pilgrimage. Mainly due to cardiac related issues like heart attack, hypertension and other comorbities, a […]

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 […]

Weekend Course for UPSC CSE

Weekend Course for UPSC CSE   The weekend course for UPSC aspirants is designed specially for working professionals and students who are still pursuing their under graduation or post-graduation programmes. The foundation course is structured in such a way that it will not be a […]

RIGHTS OF THE TRANSGENDERS IN INDIA

RIGHTS OF THE TRANSGENDERS IN INDIA   Introduction:   According to the 2011 Census, India’s total population of transgender people is 4.9 lakh. They are subjected to the worst levels of social neglect and abuse in society. Their rights are frequently violated. They are regarded […]