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Swami Vivekananda 12 January 1863 – 4 July 1902), born Narendranath Datta , was an Indian Hindu monk, philosopher, author,…

The Panchasati have also been referred to as Panchakanya; they basically stand for The Five Virgins, and are typically called…

Kharavela was a monarch of Kalinga in present-day Odisha, India, who ruled during the second or first century BCE. The…

After the spread of the message of Noncooperation Movement in India by Mahatma Gandhi in 1920-21, Orissa witnessed the flow…

Radhanath Ray was an Odia writer of initial modernity era in Odia poetry during the later part of nineteenth century.…

Valmiki is celebrated as the harbinger-poet in Sanskrit literature.The epic Ramayana, dated variously from the 5th century BCE to first…

Sudama also known as Kuchela is a childhood friend of the Hindu deity Krishna. The story of his visit to…

Charles Darwin, in full Charles Robert Darwin, (born February 12, 1809, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England—died April 19, 1882, Downe, Kent), English…