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Google results[edit]

When do/how do the pages I've created get published to Wikipedia? (When will they return as a result in google, etc.?) Tmahendrarajah12 (talk) 04:55, 4 December 2016 (UTC)

@Tmahendrarajah12: Your pages are already published on Wikipedia. Google and other search engines update their database periodically, so it may take some time for these pages to appear on search engines. utcursch | talk 05:21, 4 December 2016 (UTC)

Saw an article you tagged...[edit]

...and have a question. In Shree Ram Lamichhane, is the Shree just an honorific that does not belong in the title? I created it based on the material I found, which tends to be honorific-heavier than Wikipedia.--Kintetsubuffalo (talk) 08:10, 7 December 2016 (UTC)

@Kintetsubuffalo: Shree here seems to be a part of the name, as several sources mention him as "Mr. Shree Ram Lamichhane" ("Mr." is the English equivalent of "Shree", when the latter is not part of the name). utcursch | talk 12:16, 7 December 2016 (UTC)
Thanks!--Kintetsubuffalo (talk) 12:18, 7 December 2016 (UTC)
That's the full name of the person. No honorifics here. utcursch | talk 23:16, 7 December 2016 (UTC)

The India Star[edit]

India Barnstar.PNG The India Star
Utcursch, I award you The India Star for all your hard work in WikiProject India-related articles (Villages in Madhya Pradesh) FITINDIA (talk) 06:36, 9 December 2016 (UTC)

Map accuracy[edit]

Hello Utcursch. Regarding your comment about map accuracy [1]... I have checked and came back with the following:

According to the "History of the Indo-Greeks" article (English Wikipedia), this is another Sindhu river, the Sindh River indeed located in central India and an affluent of the Chambal River. Here's the paragraph from the article where it is explained with references:

"Accounts of battles between the Greeks and the Shunga in Central India are also found in the Mālavikāgnimitram, a play by Kālidāsa which describes an encounter between Greek forces and Vasumitra, the grandson of Pushyamitra, during the latter's reign.("Indo-Greek, Indo-Scythian and Indo-Parthian coins in the Smithsonian institution", Bopearachchi, p16. Also: "Kalidasa recounts in his Mālavikāgnimitra (5.15.14–24) that Puspamitra appointed his grandson Vasumitra to guard his sacrificial horse, which wandered on the right bank of the Sindhu river and was seized by Yavana cavalrymen- the later being thereafter defeated by Vasumitra. The "Sindhu" referred to in this context may refer the river Indus: but such an extension of Shunga power seems unlikely, and it is more probable that it denotes one of two rivers in central India -either the Sindhu river which is a tributary of the Yamuna, or the Kali-Sindhu river which is a tributary of the Chambal." The Yuga Purana, Mitchener, 2002.)"

If you're OK with this, I'll let you remove the tag from the map. Thank you! Tahar Jelun (talk) 16:36, 13 December 2016 (UTC)

@Tahar Jelun: Thanks for the explanation. I've removed the tag. utcursch | talk 17:02, 13 December 2016 (UTC)

DYK for Parshvanatha temple, Khajuraho[edit]

Updated DYK query.svg On 14 December 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Parshvanatha temple, Khajuraho, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that an inscription at the circa 10th-century Parshvanatha temple features one of the oldest known 4×4 magic squares (pictured)? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Parshvanatha temple, Khajuraho. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Parshvanatha temple, Khajuraho), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.

— Maile (talk) 00:01, 14 December 2016 (UTC)

Please Help[edit]

Hello Dear Sir Are you know Hindi language ?Raju Suthar 17:36, 14 December 2016 (UTC) — Preceding unsigned comment added by राजु सुथार (talkcontribs)

@राजु सुथार: Yes, I know Hindi. utcursch | talk 17:43, 14 December 2016 (UTC)
नमस्ते जी मैं हिन्दी विकिपीडिया पर काफी सक्रिय हूँ , जी आपने Kuldhara लेख बनाया है वहां पर आप खुद गए थे क्या ? आप अंग्रेज़ी में जवाब दे सकते है लेकिन मैं शुद्ध अंग्रेज़ी नहीं जानता हूँ इस कारण ।Raju Suthar 17:47, 14 December 2016 (UTC) — Preceding unsigned comment added by राजु सुथार (talkcontribs)
@राजु सुथार: जी नहीं, मैं वहाँ आज तक नहीं गया। utcursch | talk 19:36, 14 December 2016 (UTC)

Thanks for the thanks![edit]

I was having a bad day, and it truly made me smile. —Geekdiva (talk) 22:58, 14 December 2016 (UTC)

Glad to know that, and thanks for all your contributions! Face-smile.svg utcursch | talk 23:27, 14 December 2016 (UTC)

Jessica Eye[edit]

Hi. I noticed that you protected the Miesha Tate article and I wanted to bring the Jessica Eye article to your attention as well. It's become the target of a vandal who continually deletes info based on personal opinion, not policy. This person is using mutiple IPs. I will try reporting it formally. -- James26 (talk) 12:27, 18 December 2016 (UTC)

Looks like it has already been protected. utcursch | talk 14:58, 18 December 2016 (UTC)

Umm...[edit]

Is there a particular reason for this revert that I'm not seeing? TimothyJosephWood 20:57, 19 December 2016 (UTC)

@Timothyjosephwood: Sorry, it was a bad click on watchlist. Undid myself. utcursch | talk 20:59, 19 December 2016 (UTC)

yep you don't know what your doung Utkursch — Preceding unsigned comment added by 59.102.106.134 (talk) 13:06, 24 December 2016 (UTC)

Thanks[edit]

Thanks for the Harry James 1948-49 album page review! Bubbatex (talk) 05:48, 21 December 2016 (UTC)

The Signpost: 22 December 2016[edit]

Whats your problem?[edit]

I read tons and tons of wikipedia pages with no sources. For some things common sense is enough and a source is not needed. For example, your page says your from India. So you must look Indian from Indian parents. If I ask you for a source to prove this, can you provide one? Yes, but you don't need to cause its common sense. Same way you keep reverting certain additions or edits I make and leaveva note asking for sources. Some of those sections which I added info to have been there for years but you removed the entire section after I added something. Why? Everyone knows wikipedia editors are frustrated people but you should appreciate content other people add. Hope you can stop being a nuisance. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 59.102.106.134 (talk) 13:04, 24 December 2016 (UTC)

See WP:BURDEN and WP:OTHERCRAPEXISTS. utcursch | talk 01:47, 27 December 2016 (UTC)

What ia your problem. Why you are wanted to delete my page . The page is based on truth . Never delete my page . Rasheed Barsar (talk) 11:06, 13 January 2017 (UTC)

Address Collection - 1st reminder[edit]

Hi there. At the moment we have not received your response on the address collection. Sorry for the inconvenience if you did submit the form before. If you still wish to receive the postcard from Wikipedia Asian Month, please submit your mailing address (not the email) via this google form. This form is only accessed by me and your username will not distribute to the local community to send postcards. All personal data will be destroyed immediately after postcards are sent. If you have problems of using the google form, you can use Email This User to send your address to my Email.

If you do not wish to share your personal information and do not want to receive the postcard, please let me know at my meta talk page so I will not keep sending reminders to you. Best, Addis Wang, sent by MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 21:04, 26 December 2016 (UTC)

Happy New Year, Utcursch![edit]

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@Donner60: Happy new year to you too! utcursch | talk 19:05, 2 January 2017 (UTC)

Kashi Vishwanath Page[edit]

Faiyazshaikh123 (talk) 16:11, 5 January 2017 (UTC) what was the change that was made to the Kashi Vishwanath Page, please advise.

@Faiyazshaikh123: In this edit, you changed "mythology" to "history". Legends about Shiva, Parvati, Vishnu etc. are not history. If you believe otherwise, please provide a reliable source. utcursch | talk 16:13, 5 January 2017 (UTC)

well it is History, why don't you have common rules for all sects for eg Islam mythology, Christian Mythology, Buddhist mythology. Why does it happen with only Hinduism. Also please tell me what kind of proof would suffice. For eg. Do you know to read sanskrit? — Preceding unsigned comment added by Faiyazshaikh123 (talkcontribs) 16:16, 5 January 2017 (UTC)

@Faiyazshaikh123: There is Christian mythology, Islamic mythology etc. As stated earlier, please have a look at WP:RS to see what kind of sources are acceptable. If you have any doubts, you can start a new discussion at WP:RSN. I'd recommend going through Wikipedia tutorial, if you haven't already. utcursch | talk 16:20, 5 January 2017 (UTC)

in that case is the bible part of christian mythology and the quran part of islamic mythology. honest question coz you're the first person i've come across who accepts christian mythology and islamic mythology. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Faiyazshaikh123 (talkcontribs) 14:30, 7 January 2017 (UTC)

Parts of those books are mythology, yes. But this is not a place for such debates. See WP:NOT#FORUM. utcursch | talk 20:30, 7 January 2017 (UTC)

1989 Bhagalpur riots[edit]

Dear brother Utkarsh....why r u deleting.my uploads to 1989 Bhagalpur riots...it is true...i live at sabor of bgp where it happened....the bunni mentioned in Wikipedia had breast cut due to cancer not due to riot...i can prove u...do I.... . she still has cancer threpy scars of masactomy ... Such a thing is a shame on Wikipedia....so I omitted it as has no relation with riot...and is not due to riot....she is my neighbour...i know better... so omit her name at least for sake of her dignity..she had grand sons and daughter

Ok...thanks for your share.... Pl

— Preceding unsigned comment added by Bantykumar12911 (talkcontribs)

I undid your edits because they included addition of unsourced content[2], removal of references[3] and vandalism[4]. Also, please have a look at WP:NOTCENSORED. I'd suggest going through WP:TUTORIAL, if you haven't already. utcursch | talk 20:30, 7 January 2017 (UTC)


Dear brother.....u should not mention name of any female really.....it is matters her respect.... So move that line please..... — Preceding unsigned comment added by Bantykumar12911 (talkcontribs) 16:15, 8 January 2017 (UTC)

DYK for Bisaldeo temple[edit]

Updated DYK query.svg On 11 January 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Bisaldeo temple, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the courtyard of the Bisaldeo temple (pictured) is now partially submerged by the waters of the Bisalpur Dam reservoir? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Bisaldeo temple. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Bisaldeo temple), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.

Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 12:01, 11 January 2017 (UTC)

The Signpost: 17 January 2017[edit]