Mrunal’s Current Affairs Weekly- persons and places in news- Dholavira, Rudreswara Temple UNESCO Heritage from July Week4

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  • Appointment: Appointment: Karnataka new chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai replaces B S Yediyurappa.
  • Books-Authors: Books: Indian-Origin British novelist Sunjeev Sahota is among 13 authors longlisted for this year’s Booker Prize for fiction for China Room. [though he could not win it। हाथ आया पर मुँह न लगा]
  • Death: Death: NANDU NATEKAR, Indian badminton player, Pune
  • Death: Jhaverchand Meghani: was conferred the title of Rashtriya Shayar (national poet) by Mahatma Gandhi. Gujarat government to build a museum after legendary Gujarati poet, social reformer and writer Jhaverchand Meghani in Chotila of Surendranagar district, as part of celebrations to mark his 125th birth anniversary. [गुजराती कवि जवेरचंद मेघाणी, जिन्हें गांधीजी ने राष्ट्रीय कवि की भी उपाधि दी थी उनकी 125 वीं जन्म जयंती पर गुजरात राज्य सरकार उनके जन्मस्थान पर संग्रहालय बनाएगी]
  • Places-in-News: UNESCO World Heritage site status to India’s Rudreswara Temple, also known as the Ramappa Temple, at Palampet in Mulugu district of Telangana. The temple was constructed in 1213 AD during the reign of the Kakatiya empire and dedicated to Lord Shiva.[तेलंगाना के रुद्रश्वर मंदिर को यूनेस्को की विश्व धरोहर सूची में शामिल किया गया, शंकर भगवान के इस मंदिर को काकतीय राजाओं ने बनाया था]
  • Places-in-News: Dholavira- 3000 BCE (Before Common Era): added on the UNESCO list of world heritage sites. This is the first * first site of Indus Valley Civilisation in India to be included on the UNESCO list. Location? Khadir island in the Great Rann of Kutch (GRK), Gujarat. Area? 22+ hectares, fifth largest archaeological site of the Indus Valley Civilisation. It was believed to have been occupied till 1500 BC. Alternate Name? Locally known as Kotda Timba (the fort mound). Discovered in the 1960s by archaeologist Jagat Pati Joshi – the DG of ASI. [हड़प्पा लुक के धोलावीरा को यूनेस्को की विश्व धरोहर सूची में शामिल किया गया. ये भारत की सबसे पहला हड़प्पा स्थान है जिसे यूनेस्को विश्व धरोहर सूची में शामिल किया गया है। धोलावीरा गुजरात के कच्छ ज़िले में स्थित है।]
  • Places-in-News: List of UNESCO heritage sites from Gujarat: 1) Champaner, 2) Rani ki Vav 3) the walled city area of Ahmedabad, 4) (Latest) Dholavira.
  • Space-Tech??‍?: NASA is set to launch the large infrared James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). It’ll be the successor of the Hubble Space Telescope, JWST will study various phases in the history of the universe, from the formation of solar systems to the evolution of our own Solar System. ? controversy? James Webb was an anti-homosexual when he worked for the American government. नासा द्वारा नया टेलीस्कोप जोकि भविष्य में हबल टेलीस्कोप का स्थान लेगा। हालाँकि इस टेलिस्कोप को जेम्स वेब नामक एक नासा प्रशासक के नाम पर रखा गया है जो कि समलैंगिकों के ख़िलाफ़ भेदभाव के लिए विवादों में रहा था।

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