Gayatri Mantra was composed by Maharishi Vishvamitra (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Gayatri Mantra was composed by sage Vishvamitra
  • Vishvamitra was a Kshtrayia king
  • He gave up the throne to become  a sage

Students preparing for the Karnataka SSLC examinations have kickstarted their preparation for the 2022 exam.

New Delhi, Apr 18 (PTI) A new book delving into the early history of South Asia reveals how migration -- both external and internal -- has shaped both, Indians and Indian languages from ancient times.

Washington, Apr 13 (PTI) Popular American singer and actress Mary Millben has greeted the Indian communities across the globe, particularly in India and the US, on the occasion of New Year by ...

.Assam, India
All madrassas will be converted to high schools. (Photo credit: Representational/Unsplash)

  • A bill will be drafted during the upcoming winter session of the State Assembly
  • The winter session of the Assam Legislative Assembly will begin from December 28
  • There are 610 state-run madrassas across Assam

.New Zealand
Indian-origin Dr Gaurav Sharma becomes MP of the New Zealand Parliament. (Photo credit: Twitter)

  • Dr Gaurav Sharma takes oath in Sanskrit as he is elected MP of New Zealand Parliament
  • He was a Labour Party candidate and won from Hamilton West
  • He took oath in two languages: New Zealand's Maori language and the Sanskrit language