By Mukesh Kumar Sinha, October 5, 2015 Widows of Banaras and Vrindavan HER bangles have been smashed, the bindi on the forehead smeared, perhaps the head is tonsured, and her garments are white. She is often ostracized, shattered, abandoned! She is a widow. Fortune frowned upon her even as she was a young bride or… Read more »
Ashish Misra | September 30, 2015 | UPDATED 21:00 IST “Ganga is like a mother to us. By cleaning Assi Ghat, we have paid tribute to our mother,”says BN Chaturvedi, National adviser, Sulabh International, Varanasi. Less than a year ago, the Assi Ghat on the banks of the Ganga was one of the dirtiest public spaces in Varanasi…. Read more »
Mrs. Usha Chaumar, the Honorary President of Sulabh International received the Safaigiri Award for Cleanest Ghat is Assi Ghat, Varanasi on behalf of Sulabh International.
Hon’ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi felicitates the Safaigiri Award winners