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Wikipedia Commemorates Bhaktivinoda Thakura’s 100th Disappearance Day

By: for ISKCON News on June 23, 2014
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The Wikipedia Main Page on June 23rd.

Today, for the whole day of June 23, Wikipedia is commemorating Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakur’s 100th disappearance anniversary by a clickable reference to his article, complete with his photograph on its Main page:

The Wikipedia section "On this day…" is dedicated to promoting events of global significance. Alongside Bhaktivinoda Thakur is mentioned the new King of Spain Felipe VI and the Grand Duke of Luxembourg's birthday.

Wikipedia’s Main page gets from 10 to 15 million visitor hits a day.

The link to Bhaktivinoda Thakur’s article:

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