Vrindavan widows celebrate Rakhi

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Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi August 28, 2015 Breaking free from social orthodoxy, widows from Vrindavan and Varanasi as well as liberated manual scavengers from Alwar and Tonk districts of Rajasthantied Rakhis on the wrist of Sanskrit scholars to mark Raksha Bandhan, here today. Many women who attended the ceremony celebrated the festival after… Read more »

Vridavan-Varanasi widows to send Modi rakhis

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By IANS, Lucknow, 27 August, 2015 Hundreds of aged widows living in Vrindavan and Varanasi will send 1,000 rakhis to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan. The widows, spending the twilight years of their lives in ashrams, have specially designed rakhis for Modi. Widows living in Meerasahabhagini Ashram in Vrindavan have… Read more »

Raksha bandhan: Prime Minster Narendra Modi to get rakhis from widows

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By Press Trust of India on August 27, 2015 Lucknow, Aug 27 : Ageing widows of Vrindavan and Varanasi have designed around 1,000 special rakhis for Prime Minster Narendra Modi and will send it to him on the occasion of raksha bandhan on August 29. The elderly women living in Meerasahabhagini Ashram in Vrindavan have made… Read more »

BINDESHWAR PATHAK GETS GOYAL PEACE AWARD

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Friday, 28 August 2015 | Sourabh Chowdhury | Kurukshetra | in Chandigarh Peace is not just absence of violence, but also justice, security and sanitation, Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of Sulabh International and a renowned social reformer, said while accepting the Goyal Peace Prize at a function organised by Kurukshetra University on Thurday. Instituted at… Read more »

Sulabh founder bats for improved sanitation

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  Press Trust of India | Kurukshetra, August 27, 2015 Peace is not just absence of violence, but also justice, security and sanitation, Sulabh International founder and social worker Bindeshwar Pathak said here today. Pathak also emphasised on “emancipation of those who occupy the lowest rung of the caste hierarchy,” while accepting the ‘Goyal Peace… Read more »

Raksha bandhan: PM Narendra Modi to get rakhis from widows

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By PTI | 27 Aug, 2015, 09.45PM IST LUCKNOW; Ageing widows of Vrindavan and Varanasi have designed around 1,000 special rakhis for Prime Minster Narendra Modi and will send it to him on the occasion of raksha bandhan on August 29. The elderly women living in Meerasahabhagini Ashram in Vrindavan have made rakhis displaying pictures… Read more »