Dulquer has finished shooting for ‘Karwaan’, written and directed by debutante Akarsh Khurana. The movie also features Irrfan Khan, Mithila Palkar, among others. The actor is clear that Malayalam movies will always be his priority and the prospects of a …

Excerpt from Sita’s Sister

Posted on: Monday, Oct 23, 2017

And you have seen how treacherous they can be Mila! Don’t you remember how they entered the Mithila Palace and took the form of Sita? Everyone was fooled. Even you! Then how can I take you with me to such a place and expose you to danger? He said violently.

Actors will perform of the Legend of Mahajanaka, a Jataka tale of one of Lord Buddha’s past lives as a prince who showed great perseverance in his quest to regain the Kingdom of Mithila, which King Bhumibol rewrote for modern Thais readers, and became a …

The festival usually falls in the month of October and November. The exact date of the puja is determined by the Central division of Janakpurdham in Mithila Region of Nepal. Sun God is worshipped for four days. On the first day known as the Nahay Khay …

The worshipping of Sun God extends to four days. The first day is known as Nahay Khay. Devotees take holy dip in the water, especially river Ganga. Women folk have food only once throughout the day. The second day of Chhath schedule is known as Kharna. On …

Girls pray for long lives of brothers, receive gifts

Posted on: Saturday, Oct 21, 2017

At many places in the city, community puja was also organized. Shri Chitragupta Sabha Patna installed an idol of Lord Chitragupta at Mithila Colony in Nasriganj. “While prasad was distributed among the devotees after the puja, a musical programme was …

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 रामायण सर्किट पर नेपाल के जनकपुर में होगी कॉन्फ्रेंस - नवभारत टाइम्स
रामायण सर्किट पर नेपाल के जनकपुर में होगी कॉन्फ्रेंस
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रामायण सर्किट योजना के तहत नेपाल के जनकपुर से चर्चा शुरू करके मिथिला और अवध की सांस्कृतिक धरोहरों को जोड़ने का कार्यक्रम शुरू किया जा रहा है। अयोध्या शोध संस्थान के निदेशक डॉ. वाई पी सिंह के मुताबिक 3 नवंबर को नेपाल के मिथिला के जनकपुर नगर में अंतरराष्ट्रीय कॉन्फ्रेंस का आयोजन किया गया है, जिसमें विश्व हिंदू परिषद (वीएचपी) के नेता, कई विद्वान और नेपाल के सांस्कृतिक कर्मी जुडे़ हैं। इस कार्यक्रम के जरिए प्रभु श्रीराम के रिश्ते को नेपाल के मिथिला से जोड़ कर दोनों देशों के बीच के पुराने संबंधों को ताजा किया जाएगा। डॉ. सिंह ने बताया कि दो दिवसीय कॉन्फ्रेंस का …

Jangarh and the Crites

Posted on: Saturday, Oct 21, 2017

After a brief but brilliant career spanning 20 years, Shyam committed suicide in 2001 in Japan at the remote Mithila Museum at Niigata Prefecture, while on an artist residency, a great loss that is only partially mitigated by books and exhibitions such as …

Merger to address demands of Madhesis: Gachchhadar

Posted on: Saturday, Oct 21, 2017

Established in February 1993, the Kathmandu Post, Nepal’s first privately owned English broadsheet daily, is today Nepal’s leading English language newspaper, with a daily circulation of 82,000 copies. This makes the Post Nepal’s second-most widely …

“Stories We Carry On The Back Of The Night” by Jasper Sanchez (Mithila Review) Notes: Complex and alluring, with a nose of sunrise on an alien world and a first sip of betrayal tinged with love, the taste gradually resolves into something …

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About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.

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