Did you know…


Did you know... ... that today is Liberty Day? The Statue of Liberty, a gift from France and designed by sculptor Frederic Bartholdi, was dedicated in New York Harbor by President Grover Cleveland, on this date in 1886. Trivia fans: It was originally named Liberty Enlightening the World. ~~~ Today's Inspirational Quote: "I think the only way to get … Continue reading Did you know…

Me and my Reverse Poetry experiments


Will you glimmer on the roof? Will you kling to your head On the floor? What ball shall we pitch? We have a wrong, On the bank we share our sorrows- The loosened strings tells our note: O bright, Bring me swiftly into our song. She is great, We measure her by the Alpine-trees. Reverse  … Continue reading Me and my Reverse Poetry experiments

Members of European Parliament call on PM


via Members of European Parliament call on PM . So EU is still barking the Turkish tunes.  They never will change.  What great timing.  Just after #Baghdadi killing.   Let there be a surgical strike on those hidden by ISI now. Members of European Parliament call on PM Members of European Parliament called on Prime Minister … Continue reading Members of European Parliament call on PM

Quotes of the Week


Lucy Larcom "If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it." via Today's Quote https://ift.tt/31w1JAQ October 21, 2019 at 10:37AM via RSS Feed https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/lucy-larcom-quotes Pope Paul VI "Of all human activities, man's listening to God is the supreme act of his reasoning and will." via Today's Quote https://ift.tt/33RVh94 October 22, 2019 at 10:39AM via RSS Feed https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/pope-paul-vi-quotes Juvenal … Continue reading Quotes of the Week

Story and Happy Diwali wishes


Via a friendTulsidas came to know about a unique behaviour of Rahim. While giving alms to the poor, Rahim gave with extreme humility.While giving, he kept his gaze downwards towards the earth. He never looked at the person he was giving alms to.Tulsidas promptly wrote the following couplet and sent it to Rahim.“ऐसी देनी देंनज्यूँ, … Continue reading Story and Happy Diwali wishes

Did you know…


Did you know... ... that tthere is a  Pass to Yourself Day? In 1997, Minnesota Viking quarterback Brad Johnson passed the ball, had it batted back, caught it, and ran the ball into the end zone, thus becoming the first NFL quarterback to pass to himself for a touchdown. You definitely won't see a play … Continue reading Did you know…

Riddle of the . day


Every night I'm told what to do and each morning I do what I'm told, yet never do I escape your scold. What am I? The answer is: Your alarm clock. You saw me where I never was and where I could not be. And yet within that very place, my face you often see. What … Continue reading Riddle of the . day

Wisdom Quotes


If you can't be the light in the shadows, be the gem that refracts the light all around. There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. (Edith Wharton) There's only one you in the entire world, so don't try to be somebody else. Today you are you! That … Continue reading Wisdom Quotes

Strategy and Martial arts


Nunde-Gagri is a offensive martial art that focuses on crippling your opponent by focusing entirely on maximizing your own natural strengths and minimizing your weaknesses. The primary focus lies on both agility and quick movements and it often relies on the flexibility and speed of both the attacker and defender. The biggest strength of Nunde-Gagri is being … Continue reading Strategy and Martial arts

Hand Gestures / Body Language


Raising your right hand with the palm towards the sky, three fingers fully stretched and two fingers half clenched is a gesture that expresses the equivalent of 'calm down' in the area of Yacheau. Holding your left hand, with the palm towards the sky, one finger fully stretched and the other four fully clenched, next to your right … Continue reading Hand Gestures / Body Language

Jay’s Torment – The Villanelle Of The StartUp A Villanelle by jay


Jay's Torment - The Villanelle Of The StartUp A Villanelle by jay Jay couldn't stop thinking about the StartUp It was just so small and micro But he could never forget the pickup That morning, Jay was shocked by the setup He had found himself shaking so Jay couldn't stop thinking about the StartUp Later, … Continue reading Jay’s Torment – The Villanelle Of The StartUp A Villanelle by jay

WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY Mawkish MAW-kish Part of speech: adjective Origin: Middle English, late 17th century 1 Exaggeratedly sentimental or emotional 2 Having a mildly unpleasant or sickening taste Examples of Mawkish in a sentence "The beauty pageant was so over the top that some audience members were made uncomfortable by the mawkish speeches. " "His grandmother wanted to … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY

Joint Statement issued at the Conclusion of 29th BASIC Ministerial Meet on Climate Change


via Joint Statement issued at the Conclusion of 29th BASIC Ministerial Meet on Climate Change Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change 26 OCT 2019 6:34PM by PIB Delhi Joint Statement issued at the Conclusion of 29th BASIC Ministerial Meet on Climate Change The Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change … Continue reading Joint Statement issued at the Conclusion of 29th BASIC Ministerial Meet on Climate Change

President Interacts with Rehabilitated Divyangjan Children at Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya National Institute for Persons with Physical Disabilities


via President Interacts with Rehabilitated Divyangjan Children at Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya National Institute for Persons with Physical Disabilities Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment 26 OCT 2019 3:01PM by PIB Delhi President Interacts with Rehabilitated Divyangjan Children at Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya National Institute for Persons with Physical Disabilities The President of India Shri … Continue reading President Interacts with Rehabilitated Divyangjan Children at Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya National Institute for Persons with Physical Disabilities

Materialism alone cannot explain the riddle of consciousness | Aeon Essays


via Materialism alone cannot explain the riddle of consciousness | Aeon Essays√  at the University of Rochester in New York. He is the author of several books, the latest being Light of the Stars: Alien Worlds and the Fate of the Earth (2018). 3,400 words Edited by Corey S Powell SYNDICATE THIS ESSAY Tweet15,995 87 Comments Aeon for Friends Find … Continue reading Materialism alone cannot explain the riddle of consciousness | Aeon Essays