Lingayats united in demand for separate religion status

Why in news ? Veerashaiva/Lingayata Dharma demanded that it is an independent religion and is different from Hinduism and want independent religion status for the same. Why they Claim a separate religion? There are two main religious streams in Hinduism — Shaivas and Vaishnavas. Veerashaiva is one among the seven sects of Shaivas. Both Shaivas… Read More Lingayats united in demand for separate religion status

Training programme for Elected Women representatives (EWRs) of Panchayats

A comprehensive module for capacity building of Elected Women Representatives (EWRs) of Panchayats and a training program for Trainers of women panchayat leaders across the country was launched by the Ministry of Women and Child Development in collaboration with the Ministry of Panchayati Raj. Starting with Jharkhand, similar training programs will be organised in different states… Read More Training programme for Elected Women representatives (EWRs) of Panchayats