Badrinath or Badrinarayana Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Vishnu. It is situated in the town of Badrinath in Uttarakhand, India. The temple is also one of the 108 Divya Desams dedicated to Vishnu - holy shrines for Vaishnavas - who is worshipped as Badrinath. It is open for six months every year (between the end of April and the beginning of November), because of extreme weather conditions in the Himalayan region. The temple is located in Garhwal hill tracks in Chamoli district along the banks of Alaknanda River. It is one of the most visited pilgrimage centers of India, having recorded 2.8 million (28 lakh) visits in just 2 months in 2022.
Three-year-old Sherry is the adored only child of Simon and Karen Barrett. When Sherry is critically injured in a hit-and-run accident, the fault lines in the Barretts's marriage begin to show. As her parents' marriage falls apart, it is discovered that Sherry--in her coma-like state--has miraculous healing powers.
Endlich frei, endlich allein! Ursula Winkler ist soeben glückliche Witwe geworden. Mit Power, List und Tücke hebelt sie von nun an Mann um Mann aus angestammten Positionen – und so manchen aus dem Leben. Denn seltsame Unglücksfälle pflastern den Weg ihrer neuen Freiheit …
Drawing upon diverse sources such as history, indology, anthropology and sociology, this book discusses the various aspects of Indian society including its historical roots, ideological foundations and social organisations. It also discusses the major trends of change and their impact, illuminating the complex social realities of India.