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Simhastha -2016 exhibition in Germany soon

Bhopal: A major presentation on Simhastha -2016 will be given by the notedphoto journalist and blogger Thorge Berger at German Museum on February 19, 2017. Berger use to travel different countries constantly and covers important gala events. He has brought before the world the unforgettable memories of different Kumbhs of India through his photo coverage. At this time during the Simhastha Kumbh Mela held at Ujjain, he captured rare images and moments of last Shahi …

Ujjain farmers to get quality seeds

Bhopal: Concrete efforts are afoot to ensure that farmers of Ujjain division get quality seeds with guarantee of maximum germination. On the initiative of Ujjain divisional Commissioner Ravindra Pastor, 617 seed producing societies have been constituted in the division so far. These societies are providing quality seeds to farmers as per their demand. The Ujjain Commissioner took this initiative when number of seed societies was just 157 in the division. Constitution of seed societies in …

Shukla for proper showcasing achievements

Bhopal: Commerce and Industries Minister Rajendra Shukla has called for proper showcasing of the remarkable achievements in infrastructure sector and improvements in all other sectors in Madhya Pradesh during last one decade. He stressed the need to market the state and take its advantage in Indore Global Investors Summit-2016 to be held in October this year. This work should be taken as a challenge. He also laid emphasis on better coordination with all government departments …

Private ITIs and polytechnics to be inspected

Bhopal: All private ITIs and polytechnic colleges in the state will be inspected. This was directed by Higher and Technical Education Minister Umashankar Gupta during review of departmental schemes here on Thursday. Gupta said that trades of textile and sewing should be introduced in ITI of Budhni and Nasrullaganj. The meeting also discussed to conduct psychometric test of class X and XI students to learn their interest and promote artisan making wooden toys. Gupta directed …

“My heart is filled with happiness”

Ujjain: ‘Simhastha concluded successfully. My heart is filled with happiness and bliss. With blessings of Lord Mahakal, entire team worked and served during Simhastha wholeheartedly and tried to render excellent services. Presence of saints gave right direction during Simhastha’. This was stated by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan while addressing farewell function of Swami Avdheshanand Ji at his camp at Ujjain on Wednesday. The Chief Minister and his wife Sadhana Singh felicitated Swami Avdheshanand Ji …

US Ambassador visits places in Bhopal

VermaBhopal: US Ambassador in India Richard R Verma met Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan here on Wednesday. Verma held discussions on issues like economic investment, women’s empowerment and religious freedom in Madhya Pradesh. The Chief Minister welcomed Verma and members of embassy accompanying him. Chouhan informed that till a decade ago, Madhya Pradesh was among backward states of India. Now, the state is maintaining growth rate in double digit and probably the highest agriculture growth …

Happiness Ministry, a welcome step of Chouhan

Ujjain: Founder of Yoga Darshan Charitable Trust Swami Harshanand camping at Ujjain during Simhastha has described decision of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to constitute Happiness Ministry as a welcome step. Born at Bhanpura in Mandsaur district, Swami Harshanand informed that he is imparting Yoga training through his organisation for the last 25 years. So far, he has imparted Yoga training to children of 3,500 schools in the country. He informed that he has held …

Last Shahi Snan at Simhastha on May 21

Ujjain: Lakhs of devotees will take the holy dip in Kshipra river during last Shahi Snan of century’s second Simhastha at Ujjain on May 21. Shahi Snan of Akharas will commence from 3 am. Shaivite and Vaishnavite Akharas will take holy dip simultaneously at Dutt Akhara and Ramghat, respectively, from 3 am. Saints and seers belonging to various Akharas will take the holy dip in accordance with time fixed for them from 3 to 11 …

CM reviews damages caused by rains

Ujjain: Leaving behind all important assignments, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan rushed to Ujjain tonight to take stock of damaged caused by rains and storm in Simhastha Mela area this afternoon. At local Rest House, he gave necessary directives after discussions with senior officers to restore all basic amenities at the earliest. He also held detailed discussions with officers responsible for Mela arrangements. The Chief Minister said that despite two natural calamites within a week, …

Saints surprised to see CM working on ground

Ujjain: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan volunteered labour in Ashrams of saints and seers on Saturday following recent rains and storm in Simhastha Mela area at Ujjain. Saints and seers moved to see the Chief Minister drenched in sweat while working hard in the scorching sunshine. They embraced the Chief Minister, brought him to shade and offered him water, cold drinks etc. At his Ashram, Mahant Nritiyagopal Das seated the Chief Minister after his voluntary …