Lord Krishna's birthday is celebrated on this day.In some places,people hang a pot of buttermilk.Then a human pyramid is formed and the person at the top breaks the pot.The buttermilk falls on the people.This is done to signify the naughty side of Baby Krishna.Happy Janmashtami.
views about the geology of the mountains here).
There is wide presence of Clay and sedimentary rocks on the way to Chamba.
I think that thousands or millions of years ago, this region was full of Water, in form of Rivers/Streams/Lakes, or maybe in form of snow- which melted to...
Today i am here to share two stories with you. These stories really meant a lot. Please read it. They really give a nice message.Story 1.On march 22 two Pakistani boys identified as Rehmatullah, 15, and Inyatullah, 12, had crossed over to Indian side of LoC. They had left their...
speech made by Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of independent India, to the Indian Constituent Assembly in The Parliament, on the eve of India's Independence, towards midnight on 14 August 1947. It focuses on the aspects that transcend India's history. It is...
Since October 2010 I used to think that the "Shiny" surfaced rocks exposed in the Rohtang Pass region were Schists, as there were various coloured layers in it, especially, Silvery, Brown, Red and Black. But few days ago, my Teacher scratched the Surface of one rock of this...
who knows Hindi, I may still have some weird feeling listening this song:
"Hazaaron Khwaishen Aisi Ki Har Khwaish pe dum Nikle...
Bahut Nikle Mere Armaan, Lekin Phir Bhi Kam Nikle...."
Ye gana/ghazal jo ki Mirza Ghaalib ne likhi thi, aaj bhi zehen mein bas gayi hai.... Kyunki...
Rahul Gandhi walks into ICICI Bank to cash a cheque. As he approaches the cashier he says, "Good morning Ma'am, would you please cash this cheque for me?"
Cashier: "It would be my pleasure sir. Could you please show me your ID?"
RG: "Truthfully, I did not bring my ID with me as...
Sirf larkiyon ko dekho, wish karo ki ye apni ho, thora imaginate karo, aur uss larki ko jaate hue dekho.
Kismat achhi hai mere doston ki, Prem roz baat karta hai apni waali se, Karan roz romance karta hai apni waali se, Surya apni wali ki har baat maanta hai, Vipul ko apni...
Indians here.....We turn true patriots only on below 3 days :1. Republic Day2. Independence Day3. India vs Pakistan cricket match.And rest of the other time we are Gujarathis, Delhites, Marathas, Tamils, Telugus, Kannadigas, Keralites, Bengalies, Biharies etc... Rest of the...
India is the world's largest, oldest, continuous civilization.
India never invaded any country in her last 10000 years of history.
India is the world's largest democracy.
Varanasi, also known as Benares, was called "the ancient city" when Lord Buddha visited it in...
The world and all humanity did actually come to an end in December 2012 as per the mayan calendar !!
Damini did die due to multiple organ failure. Organs which failed are:
1) Legal System Failed
2) Police Failed
3) Politics Failed
4) So called Leaders Failed
5) U failed
meaning of Our National Anthem and pronounce it perfectly..
Word by word meaning..
Jana = People
Gana = Group
Mana = Mind
Adhinayaka = Leader
Jaya He = Victory Be
Bharata = India
Bhagya = Destiny
Vidhata = Disposer
Punjaba = Punjab
Sindhu = Indus
Gujarata = Gujarat
Just 5 minutes ago, an Earthquake came here where I live in Khanyara village in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh. Today is 21st August.
the Public bus and Maruti 800 stopped on road, the shopkeepers came out of their shops. The aunty i know also stood at door of her house...
The soldier stood and faced God, Which must always come to pass, He hoped his shoes were shining, Just as brightly as his brass. "Step forward now, you soldier, How shall I deal with you? Have you always turned the other cheek? To My Church have you been true?" The...
whose beauty might penetrate your heart....
the first moment you put your eyes on them... are not found among billions on Facebook, EP, VK, Whatsapp, etc. Not also found in some town or city, but in the distant, remotest regions of mountains.... like i found some in distant but...
Long ago, in the ancient city of Magadh, there used to live an extremely beautiful prostitute,popularly known as Nagarvadhu. Evrybody was mad for her beauty and used to seek her company.
A baudh bhikshuk namely Upgupta also used to wander in that city. He was quite young and...
what is happening to people in this group.... whenever i see a new story....its all about some sought of dirt.....related to $ex.....do u guys read the name of the group before posting such stories.....if u really wanna post something....let it b some good and healthy material...
state of North India after Punjab. Initially it was part of Punjab. However, on 1st November 1966, it was separated frm Punjab and was given the name Haryana which is combination of two words Hari Ka Aana which means Arrival of God. It is believed that Lord Krishna, who is...
Bindi Is Not Just A Simple Dot !!! A Bindi is the quintessential sign of a married Indian woman.A bride is considered complete (with shingaar / decoration) only with a Bindi on her forehead....
Vermillion or Sindoor (red in colour) used for Bindi is supposed to represent Shakti...
an empire spoke to us,nothing small or unworthy,but large,serene,consistent,the voice of an old intelligence,which in another age and climate had pondered and thus disposed of the questions that exercised us.Emerson.
I was walking around in a Big Bazar store making shopping, when I saw
a Cashier talking to a boy couldn't have been more than 5 or 6 years
The Cashier said, 'I'm sorry, but you don't have enough money to buy
this doll. Then the little boy turned to me and asked: ''Uncle...
A strange thing that all girls (specially Indian) notice on puberty is "being stared by guys". If there are boys, some pairs of eyes are surely fixed on them. Beautiful girls in india are always in BigBoss’s house. Live cameras observes them constantly. Initially they may...
King George, because he featured on both sides of the coin!
What do you call a bee that comes from America?
USB - no claps please!
What do you call a lady who drinks only one tea in a day?
Jaswanti (Just 1 tea)!
Why don't people clap in...
Been to India on vacation after 3 (three) years. Came back to Kuwait on 30th January 2013. Nothing is as before. On my PREVIOUS VISIT to India (ie., Mangalore my home town), I used to see childrens playing cricket on Sundays and on weekdays, but nowadays, they are all...
spirituality will be extinct, all moral perfection will be extinct, all sweet-souled sympathy for religion will be extinct, all ideality will be extinct; and in its place will reign the duality of lust and luxury as the male and female deities, with MONEY as its priest, fraud...
as a Hindu, as my parents were Hindus. My father isnt a strict believer but believes in Osho. While my mother is a strict Hindu. All my family members are Hindu except my maternal uncle's wife, who is a Muslim.
So my Childhood went in Hindu activities. But, once I read books...
These are some of facts about India and Indians that i would like to share with you. Hope you like them.
The world's largest Montessori school is in India, with 26,312 students in 2002.
India never invaded any country in her last 1000 years of history.
mein gaana gaya ho; Bhale hee Chamba mein Snow Fall hoti ho- winters mein,..... par mann to Khaniyara Village mein hi lagta hai.
Ab ise Khaniyara kaho ya Khanyara, bara mast Town hai. Chhotta sa town hai,bahot shaanti hai(bas River water ki awaaz aati hai), roz subaah shaam ko...
the Râmâyana, has embodied the loftiest Hindu ideal of a woman in the character of Sitâ. We have not time to go through her life of infinite patience and goodness. We worship her as God incarnate, and she is named before her husband, Râma. We say not "Mr. and Mrs.", but "Mrs...
I am really proud of my country's diversity and secularism.Muslims,hindu,christian,sikhs and many other religions coexist here together.We have a Sikh Prime minister,Hindu President,Muslim Vice president and Italian turned Indian as the President of the winning party...Many...
Dharamshala, of district Kangra, of state Himachal Pradesh.
Here one can see the beautiful water bodies flowing abruptly from above of the Dhauladhar mountains of 3000-5000 meters of height.
Khanyara has 2 old temples. One of them is very big and the water body flows through...
wish every Indians here A Very Happy Independence Day.
8 Major Religions,
1 Proud Nation
May God Bless India
Sare jahan se accha hindostan hamara
Hum bulbulain hai iss ki yeh gulsitan hamara
Sare jahan se accha