Tree Plantation Drive in Delhi

Tree Plantation At Rohini Prison Complex – 17 July Harela Festival

Harela Festival is celebrated thrice a year in the state of Uttarakhand which is know as 'Deva-Bhumi'. Harela literally means the 'day of Green' ; it is festival dedicated to mother nature when people worship Shiva-Parvati and plant tree saplings. We have brought  this green festival of Uttarakhand to Delhi with a tree plantation drive. … Continue reading Tree Plantation At Rohini Prison Complex – 17 July Harela Festival

Harela Festival Tree Plantation Drive In Delhi – 17 July to 17 August 2019

Our society is conducting a tree plantation drive in Delhi from 17th of July to 17th of August during this monsoon season when there is more probability for the tree saplings to survive. We are starting this tree plantation drive on "Harela Festival" day which begin every year in monsoon a day after Ashadhi Poornima. … Continue reading Harela Festival Tree Plantation Drive In Delhi – 17 July to 17 August 2019

Socio-cultural, Ecological and Religious Importance of Plants as Mentioned in the Scriptures (Part-4)

By BALRAM (10-07-2019) {NB: This the final part of the series}  FOLKLORES AND A FEW STORIES In ancient India, an elaborate ritual was laid for each sacred ceremony and plants/trees formed an important niche in the ceremony.  Trees and sacred beliefs associated with them in Indian mythology in the form of folklores and stories given … Continue reading Socio-cultural, Ecological and Religious Importance of Plants as Mentioned in the Scriptures (Part-4)

Socio-cultural, Ecological and Religious Importance of Plants as Mentioned in the Scriptures (Part-3)

By BALRAM (10-07-2019  ) ECOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPORTANCE   Plants have been integral part of Indian life and culture. Owing to its importance in day-to-day human life and environment balance, ancient seers of India did all that was possible to conserve and preserve plants. They developed the concept of tree worship apart from discussing the … Continue reading Socio-cultural, Ecological and Religious Importance of Plants as Mentioned in the Scriptures (Part-3)