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Feminism

Feminism is a social theory or political movement arguing that legal and social restrictions on females must be removed in order to bring about equality of both sexes in all aspects of public and private life. Source- odyssey.com Feminism in India aimed at bringing, modifying, and then defending equality of...

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Quotes by Nelson Mandela That will Change the Way You Think!

There are some leaders who do not need any introduction. One of those is Nelson Mandela. Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician, and philanthropist, who always believed in equity in racism, closed the mindset of black and white and he was also served as President of...

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तुम समंदर, मैं लहर

तुम समंदर, मैं लहर। कभी सान्त समंदर में कोलाहल सा मचाता हूं मैं लहर हूँ, किनारों से टकराता हूँ समुन्दर में लौट आता हूँ । कभी...

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9/11 Terror Attack

On September 11, 2001, nineteen men hijacked four fuel-loaded US commercial airplanes bound for west coast destinations.  Nearly 3000 people were killed in New York City, Washington DC and outside of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. The attack was orchestrated by Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden. On December 13, 2001, the...

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Literacy Will Break All Shackles

“Literacy Is A Foundation To Build A More Sustainable Future For All.”– Irina Bokova, Director-General, UNESCO Source: un.unesco.org The word literacy has acquired new meaning during the past few decades, and it no longer just means being able to read and write. Now literacy also means to be able to read...

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A Tribute To Our Teachers

Kabir is the one, who has beautifully articulated the relationship between a Guru and Shishya through his Dohas. So, this tribute would be incomplete without reciting his verse. Guru Govind Dou Khade, Kake Lagu Pau? Balihari Guru Aapne, Govind Diyo Bataye.. It means that Guru (Teacher) and Govind (God) both are...

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The Indian Currency

The currency has existed in India from as early as the 6th century BC. Coins were circulated in the ancient period, and this tradition was followed exclusively during the medieval as well as the Mughal period, until the introduction of paper currency in the late 18th century. The Indian currency is called “Rupee”...

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Teresa Of Calcutta

Mother Teresa (26 August 1910 – 5 September 1997) also known as Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, was an Albanian Roman Catholic nun and missionary. She was born in Skopje (modern Republic of Macedonia), then part of the Kosovo Vilayet in the Ottoman Empire. But Mother Teresa considered 27th August, the day she was...

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Diabetes- A Silent Killer

 Universal Symbol for Diabetes Source- news.softpedia.com We all are quite aware about the term Diabetes [Diabetes mellitus]. These days, many people become victim of Diabetes. It is not necessary that only aged people have diabetes, rather, it can be developed among modern youth. As food is the crux of our survival...

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Vande Matram

What inspired and motivated our freedom fighters? Do you know the whole song “VANDE MATARAM” ? Do you know the meaning of the words “VANDE MATARAM” ? Source – www.youtube.com VANDE MATARAM, literally meaning, “I pray or bow down to thee, mother “, is a poem from a great...

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Rare Things about The Mahabharata

You must know a lot about Mahabharata but there are still such facts which you are not aware of. We at PencilText have listed below few rarely known facts about Mahabharata. Take a look! Source: Mensxp.com 1. Abhimanyu, the son of Arjun and Subhadra, was said to have born with the soul of the demon Kalyavan, whom lord...