The following article is a compilation about the important facts shared by the prime minister office at PIB website in July 2022.
- Ashadha Purnima or Guru Purnima celebrated on July 13. Shri Modi also recalled the noble teachings of Lord Buddha.
- The Prime Minister inaugurated Shatabdi Smriti Stambh which has been built to commemorate 100 years of Bihar Vidhan Sabha. He also laid the foundation stone of the Vidhan Sabha museum.
- Shri Narendra Modi performed pooja at Baba Baidyanath Dham at Deoghar, Jharkhand.
- Deoghar Airport and Deoghar AIIMS PM inaugurates and lays foundation stone of various development projects worth more than Rs 16,800 crores in Deoghar, Jharkhand
- Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi unveiled the National Emblem cast on the roof of the New Parliament Building: The National Emblem is made of bronze with a total weight of 9500 Kg and is 6.5 m in height. It has been cast at the top of the Central Foyer of New Parliament Building. A supporting structure of steel weighing around 6500 Kg has been constructed to support the Emblem.The concept sketch and process of casting of the National Emblem on the roof of New Parliament Building has gone through eight different stages of preparation from clay modeling/computer graphic to bronze casting and polishing.
- National Conclave on Natural Farming was organized in surat, Gujarat. Farmers from all over the country were involved with it. It was a glimpse of how massive a campaign is going on in the country for natural farming. Surat’s success in the mission of connecting 75 farmers to natural farming in every gram panchayat is going to set an example for the whole country
- Prime minister wished on 100th celebration of Swami Atmasthanada. Swami Atmasthananda ji was initiated by Pujya Swami Vijnananda ji, a disciple of Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa.
- Ashadhi Ekadashi is related to Bhagwan Vitthal.
- Warkari tradition and the divinity of Pandharpur:
- Who started Varkari tradition?
- Founded by great Bhakti saints like Dnyaneshwar, Tukaram, Namdev, the Varkari movement responded to the dominant narrative of its times. In Maharashtra, as we know today, the movement took a cue from the Bhakti and Sufi saints who were reacting to the religious orthodoxies in their respective religions.
- The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi met Lord Nicholas Stern, economics professor of London School of Economics.
- The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has shared a tribute to the former Prime Minister of Japan Shri Shinzo Abe. Shinzo Abe was shot while election campaign.
- Golden Jubilee Celebrations of Agradoot Group of Newspapers. It is a assamese newspaper. Agradoot was started as an Assamese bi-weekly. It was established by Kanak Sen Deka, a senior journalist of Assam.
- Gopinathan Nair would be remembered for his contribution to India’s freedom struggle and unwavering commitment to Gandhian principles. He participated in the Quit India movementof 1942 and worked alongside Vinoba Bhave to promote Bhoodan and Gramdan movements. He was the initiator of the camp movement, a student program that was part of the Construction Movement of Mahatma Gandhi.
- 125th birth anniversary of Alluri Sitarama Raju and 100 years of Rampa Rebellion. there is restoration of his birth place at Pandrangi, renovation of Chintapalli police station, construction of Alluri Dhyana Mandir at Mogallu, these works are symbols of the spirit of Amrit Mahotsav. He is referred to as “Manyam Veerudu” (Hero of the Jungles) by the local people.
- The PSLV C53 mission has achieved a new milestone by launching two payloads of Indian Start-ups in Space.
Expected type of questions:
- Which month of the year is ashadha?
- What is the birth place of Alluri Sitaram Raju?
|Current Affairs April 2022|