Every year after 1930, Congress-minded Indians celebrated 26 January as Independence Day. However, when the British finally left the subcontinent, they chose to hand over power on 15 August 1947. Why was this date selected by the viceroy Lord Mountbatten?
The next Kutub Quiz will be held at 2:30 PM on 9th Sept at SAC, IIT-Delhi. The QM for the day will be Hari Parmeshwaram. The quiz will be a bit biased towards literature, movies, etymology, arts and sciences.
Team of 3-4 people, depending how many people show up.
According to Mahabharata, X was one of the eight sons of Bhrigu and Puloma. X was physically weak due to his premature birth and he has enjoyed the status of being the only divine son of Puloma. X married King Sharyati’s daughter Sukanya at an old age. Sometime after the marriage, the Ashvini Kumara twins came to the hermitage of X and offered him something after the use of which the saint regained his youth.