Major Yashwant Gore, a forgotten real life hero of State Capital

once upon a time there lived a brave soldier ironically our current generation is not aware of this glorious chapter of History owing to the 'Chalta hai' nonchalant sort of attitude of our leaders and bureaucrats. "What kind of honour is this in memory of a Martyred soldier of Chhattisgarh",asked the widow of the martyr, Shakuntla Gore. Major Yashwant Gore was the only martyr from Chhattisgarh who died fighting against Pakistan during 1965.

Workshop for Folk Artists Today: Raipur

Start date: 
Thu, 11/24/2011 - 11:00
Satsang Bhawan, Near Vivekanada Ashram, Raipur, Chhattisgarh.

A Workshop will be organised for the folk artists of Chhattisgarh by the Government of India Culture Department on November 24. The Workshop will be inaugurated Thakur Arjun Singh.

'Art of Godna' getting tremendous response

The art of 'Godna' (traditional tattoo art) made by the tribal women of Chhattisgarh is fascinating the various national and International Trade fair being held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

3 of Vivekananda Vidyapeeth excel in sports meets

Trhee students of 3 of Vivekananda Vidyapeeth excel in national, State and Zonal sports level meets comprising of judo and carom. Akash Kumar of Class -9 has excelled in national level Judo meet and Devesh Rout of Class- 10 in State level Judo while Bhujang Parde and Haina Parde in Zonal carom Meet.

'Vishwa Jagriti Mission'

Founder of 'Vishwa Jagriti Mission' Sudhanshu Maharaj will come to Brahmalok Aashram located at Parsada of capital city on November 29 where the grand programme of devotional satsang will be held. During the programme consecration ceremony and release of the third edition of "Navchetna Smarika" will also be held.

'Aap Bhi Janiye', awarness programme organised

The spouses of employees from Blooming and Billet Mill were escorted for visiting different production units of BSP under 'Aap Bhi Janiye' programme, The programme is organised for the second time by Personnel Department for these spouses. The purpose of such visit to different units of BSP. including that where the husbands of these housewives work, was to apprise first hand to these women about the commitment for duties and working conditions faced by their husbands, for ensuring consistency in production.

Culture events to mark 86th birth anniversary of Satya Sai Baba

Start date: 
Wed, 11/23/2011 - 18:00
Gass Memorial Ground, Raipur, Chhattisgarh
sri sai celebration

"Manav sewa hi Madhav sewa Hai" many quotes of his variety and a number of pictures, models and other visuals depicting the social services and biography of display in the two large dome at the exhibition. The exhibition was held as a part of three- days 'Janmotsav celebration of Sri Satya Sai Baba here from November 21-23. Various programme including exhibition, Classical music concert and conference of of renowned doctors, culture programme were organised to mark the occasion of 86th birth anniversary of Sri Satya Sai Baba.

Naga IR jawans’ “Community Policing” wins hearts in Purula

KOHIMA, November 23 (NEPS): Ever since the Naga IR (Indian Reserve) jawans from Nagaland deployed to Chhattisgarh’s Naxalite prone areas like Dantawada, Bastar, their services were further sought by the Center to other Nexalite and Maoist infested areas too. After 9 NAP (IR)’s tenure in Chhattisgarh was over, the 10th NAP (IR) have been deployed to West Bengal’s Maoist stronghold area in Purulia district. During their deployment, many of them had sacrificed their precious lives in defense of the country.