fbpx
  Previous   Next
HomePoliticsRahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Serve Langar At Varanasi Temple On Occasion...

Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Serve Langar At Varanasi Temple On Occasion of Guru Ravidas Jayanti

Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Vadra served Langar today at a temple in Varanasi on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Ravidas Jayanti.

The day also saw Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh stealing time from a hectic poll campaign to visit Seer Goverdhanpur, the birthplace of Guru Ravidas in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.

The Election Commission of India (ECI) had postponed Punjab Assembly elections in view of Guru Ravidas birth anniversary. The polls, which were slated to be held on February 14, have been shifted to February 20.

Vadra during her visit to Uttar Pradesh today will also campaign in the poll-bound state. She will conduct a door-to-door campaign in Kanpur cantonment and Kidwai Nagar. This will be followed by a door-to-door campaign at Sisamau and Arya Nagar. She will then participate in Mahila Shakti Garjana at Govind Nagar, Kanpur.

Sant Ravidas belonged to the bhakti movement during the 15th to 16th century and his hymns are included in the Guru Granth Sahib. He is considered the founder of the 21st-century Ravidassia religion.

Ravidas Jayanti is celebrated on Magh Purnima, which is the full moon day of the Magh month as per the Hindu calendar.

More News

Smartphone Use And An Increase In Social Isolation Point To Decline In Mental Health of Young Adults: Report

If you are a young adult and spend a lot of time on your smartphone that it may cause a rapid decline in your...

Inflation Is One of The Top Issues In World Wide: Ipsos

Inflation has shot up the rankings to be the number one global concern in April, according to Ipsos. In March, Inflation made the top...

Two Years After Infection, Half of People Hospitalised With Covid Have At Least One Symptom: Study

Two years after getting infected with COVID-19, half of people hospitalised with the infection have at least one symptom, a follow-up study by the...

RELATED NEWS

Fuel Prices Hiked 9th Time After Election Results. Is BJP Forgetting Its Promises?

Fuel prices were hiked again on Thursday for the ninth time in last 10 days. In Delhi, petrol and diesel rates were hiked by...

Coronavirus: India Reports 1,233 New Covid Cases, 31 Deaths In Last 24 Hrs

1,233 new COVID-19 cases were reported, along with 31 deaths due to the infection in the past 24 hours. According to the data shared...

UP Govt Withdraws Decision To Post Women As PS To Ministers

The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has withdrawn its decision to post women employees as private secretaries (PS), assistant PS, review officers (RO),...