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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Road Safety Week was observed at Singtam


FEBRUARY 15: Road Safety Week was observed at Singtam today that was organised by Transport Department. Motor Vehicle. Division, Govt. of Sikkim in association with Students of Singtam Sr. Sec. School, East Point SSS, Singtam Police, Singtam Nagar Panchayat, JVC, Singtam Drivers Association, Marwari Yuva Manch, Bihari Jagaran Manch and concerned citizens of Singtam.
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Sunday, February 11, 2018

Nehru Nagar Post Office (New Delhi)


Nehru Nagar Post Office is located at Nehru Nagar, New Delhi, South Delhi
Pin code of Nehru Nagar PO is 110065.
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Saturday, February 10, 2018

Ice Cricket in Switzerland




Many of the cricketing legends dropped at St. Moritz, Switzerland to play the first Ice Cricket.
Shahid Afridi’s Royals defeated Virender Sehwag’s Badrutt’s Palace Diamonds by eight wickets in the final of the two T-20 match. Sehwag’s XI scored 205/5 in 20 overs while the Royals won the match with 20 balls remaining, all thanks to unbeaten 90 by Jacques Kallis. Mohammad Kaif takes home the most sixes of the match. (Pics: Twitter)
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Friday, February 02, 2018

Pathivara Devi Darshan 2018








Pathivara Devi Darshan
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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Shantinagar celebrates 69th Republic Day

Shantinagar, January 26: Members of Shantinagar Gaon Sudhar Samiti celebrated 69th Republic Day with joy and enthusiasm at the Badminton Court, near Rani Khola Walkway. Nandu Dutraj, President, Sri Seti Sangha Devi Mandir Committee and very prominent social worker was the Chief Guest of the day. Also present on the occasion were Deepa Chettri, Panchayat Shantinagar ward, Krishna Chettri, President SGSS, all executive members, Advisors and members of Samiti. 
 
The Chief Guest unfurled the national flag and national anthem was sung by people of all age. The other highlight of the day was a boxing exhibition match by the students of Pritam Silal, former National Boxer.
PP Upretti, Vice President, SGSS was the host of the day. Krishna Chettri, President, SGSS gave a welcome speech.  Shital Pradhan, member SGSS gave a brief about the importance of the day. Dal Bahadhur Gurung, lone nepali representative at the then Constitutional Drafting Committee was remembered.  
Nandu Dutraj, the Chief Guest of the day thanked the Samiti members for observing a national event and appealed every individual to make our nation proud. Other people to speak on the occasion included LN Pradhan and Dhiraj Pradhan.


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Sikkim Student Association Kolkata gets its first women President




Sikkim Student Association Kolkata formed in 1981 witnessed a historic moment when Kyesang Youden Wangmu Bhutia was elected the first women President of the association.

  
The other executive members for the upcoming session included :

President - Kyesang Youden Wangmu Bhutia
Vice president - Tshering Yangchen Bhutia
General secretary - Tenzing Gyajean Bhutia
Treasurer - Chung Chung Lhamu Bhutia
Cultural secretary - Sherab Lhamu Bhutia
Assistant cultural secretary - Rikzing Namgyal Gensapa
Sports secretary- Sangay Sonam Tashi Lepcha
Assistant sports secretary- Meghna Moktan
Literary secretary -Jigmee Choden Bhutia
Information secretary - Roshne Pradhan

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Remanti R. Rai (Singer) : Shital Pradhan's Autograph Collection




Sikkim State Civilian Awardee 2013,
Winner North East Ke Superstar 2011

An inspirational singer from Sikkim, her inspiring story is to be inducted into NCERT new book for students. She has sung for nepali films and had also come up with private albums.
She is the founder of Remanti Sangeet Academy (www.remantiacademy.com).

Autograph taken on : 26.12.2010
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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Sinha mu and Jawala Nhyaka :


Information shared by Dipak Shrestha

Jwala Nhyaka :- Jwala indicate the sun and Nhyaka means the mirror. Hence a mirror encircled with the light of the sun. After the gods are decorated for a religious ceremony it is customary to show them Jwala Nhyaka in veneration.

Sinha Mu:- A traditional urn for the orange vermillion, generally used in the religious ceremony. It is also an essential gift from a mother to her newly wed daughter to safeguard her sindoor, thus wishing her a long and happy married life
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Monday, January 22, 2018

Minister Poudhyal visits Saraswati Puja

Shantinagar, January 22 : Somnath Poudhyal, Agriculture Minister cum Area MLA visited the Saraswati Puja program held at Chisopani, Singtam. The day long program conducted by Topa - Chisopani Jan Kalyan Sangha included musical program and poetry recitation.
Also present on the occasion was Sharmila Chettri, Upa Adhaksyaya, Panchayat members from Chisopani GPU, Dawa Sherpa, former Panchayats, other distinguished guests and members of TC Jan Kalyan Sangha.


The day started with the prayers and offerings was offered to Goddess Saraswati. Young boys and girls performed song and dance to entertain the crowd. Singer Geeta Sharma, State Awardee also sang on the day.
Somnath Poudhyal speaking on his brief speech appreciated the efforts of members of Topa Chisopani Jan Kalyan Sangha is organising such beautiful event. Spiritual habits leads to healthy life and younger generation needs to be taught about it, he added.
Memento was presented to all the performers of the day.
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Rishi Kapoor tweets Reunion of old friends



Reunion of old friends. Danny Denzongpa, Prem Chopra,Jeetendra,Paintal, Rishi,Ranjeet. 
What an evening of reminiscing. Thank you all.
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When i started my blog on Sikkim way back in 2007, i had it clear on my mind that this blog shall help people look out for knowledge on Sikkim. I always wanted a knowledge house about Sikkim, its past, present and future. I do not know over the years how much did i succeed but my determination to let other understand my Sikkim is always giving me a push. with regards Shital Pradhan (himalayanreview@gmail.com)

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