Jainism

Jainism founded by Rishabha. · There were 24 Tirthankaras (Prophets or Gurus), all Kshatriyas. First was Rishabhnath (Emblem: Bull). · The 23rd Tirthankar Parshwanath (Emblem: Snake) was the son of King Ashvasena of Banaras. · The 24th and the last Read more

Newspaper Journals

Newspaper/Journal Founder/Editor Bengal Gazette(1780) (India’s first newspaper) J.K.Hikki Kesari B.G.Tilak Maharatta B.G.Tilak Sudharak G.K.Gokhale Amrita Bazar Patrika Sisir Kumar Ghosh and Motilal Ghosh Vande Mataram Aurobindo Ghosh Native Opinion V.N.Mandalik Kavivachan Sudha Bhartendu Harishchandra Rast Goftar (First newspaper in Gujarati) Read more

Buddhism

The Buddha: · The Buddha also known as Sakyamuni or Tathagata. · Born in 563 BC on the Vaishakha Poornima Day at Lumbini (near Kapilavastu) in Nepal. · His father Suddhodana was the Saka ruler. · His mother (Mahamaya, of Read more