India is a country of festivals and celebrations. October is a very high-spirited time in the country. Government of India has decided to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Father of the Nation, at National and International level to propagate his message.

People celebrate Dussehra, a very significant festival of Hindus, which celebrates the victory of good over evil. Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday and Karva Chouth shall also be observed during this month.

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The virtual museums are a wealth of knowledge accessible from anywhere and at anytime for students, teachers, researchers and even the tourists. It is perhaps for the first time in world that 10 national museums are made accessible online from one portal. This project is funded by Ministry of Culture, Government of India. The digital collections created using the JATAN: Virtual Museum Builder is integrated in the national digital repository for giving public access through the national portal.

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Users can install Solar Rooftop Power Plants based on their budget, space available or KW required which can be calculated with Solar Roof Top Calculator. This information is being provided by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.

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Wishes from loved ones always make festivals more delightful. In this digital age, you can share your heartfelt feelings for your family and friends with our e-cards.

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mobileapps Electoral Search: A voter can check whether his/her name has been included in the electoral roll of the constituency and can also find out the polling station using this application. The application fetches the information over the mobile internet.

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