15th September, Dr Visvesvaraya’s birthday, is celebrated as the country’s Engineer’s day. He is highly held as a pre-eminent engineer of India. Dr. Visvesvaraya was the chief designer of the flood protection system for the city of Hyderabad, as well as the chief engineer in the construction of the Krishna Sagar dam in Mysore. For all his contributions, he is the recipient of the highest honorary award- Bharat Ratna. As common as this profession is in the country, this day isn’t.
For all it’s obviousness, alcohol normally doesn’t get featured in the healthiest things to consume. Atleast not in ‘Top 10’. We have been repeatedly told about the harmful effect it causes to human body ranging from those liver failure to those of brain not being able to solve algebra and scary news of drinking and then driving over roads and people.
For a change, let’s have a look at some advantage.
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Jains are a community who follow the teachings of Lord Mahavir and other ‘Tirthankaras’. They believe in Ahinsa or non-violence, and are strict vegetarians. There is a large population of Jains in the western states of the country i.e Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra. The Paryushan festival is perhaps the most important one for Jains. During the 9 day period of the festival, Jains do fasting and other spiritual acts e.g. recitation of their scriptures.
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Human body is like the God’s ultimate creation. It is capable of adapting, surviving, regenerating and on top of that understanding all these processes. We all have our basic anatomy lessons well learnt and understood. But there are so many interesting aspects to it that are sure to amaze you. We have collected some of the lesser known but interesting facts about human body. Some are creepy, some are unbelievable, some are amazing but all of them will definitely blow your mind!
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Being one of the most diverse and cultural countries in the world, Indian literature is something that has always made us swell with pride. A blend of raw emotions and cultural experiences, the books are some of the most exciting ones we have ever read. So, in order to share our love for Indian Literature, we have created a list of 10 Must Read Books by Indian Authors.
Cleaning fanatics, they are everywhere. They may make you mad with their constant cleaning & after cleaning, but you have to admit that their cleaning methods are sure close to being genius. And not only talent, it requires great dedication and motivation to achieve the perfectly clean house. One such epitome of all cleanliness lovers out is there is Monica Geller; yes the ‘Friends’ stars. Let’s recollect some famous moments from her life that are sure to amaze or amuse you.
The year was 1985, a new movie, Back To The Future had just come out. It was a story about a young Californian boy being thrown back into the 50s when an experiment conducted by his eccentric scientist friend went a bit off path and they travelled through different years in their DeLorean car.
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It is said that you should treat your body like a temple. Everyone wants to be healthy and lead a healthy lifestyle. But still we fall prey to busy lifestyle and lead very stressful lives. We replace our healthy home cooked food by easy junk food. We sit in front of our laptop whole day and seldom care to have a regular exercise regime figured out for ourselves.
A picture circulated widely in social media of a little guy Aylan Kurdi created a furor on social media and widespread outcry on plight of war refugees from people all over on what is probably the worst humanitarian crisis we’re facing in recent times. Let’s have a closer look at what exactly is Europe’s migrant crisis.
We cheer them, follow them, count their trophies, treat them as God, but today, let’s meet the person behind the scenes who made this possible.
This teacher’s day lets pay tribute to all those famous or not-so-famous but deserving coaches and mentor of famous sports personalities. After all a teacher’s job is not restricted to the classroom but they play a paramount role in shaping, motivating & nurturing the talents, even when they were not visible to rest of the world.
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