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Mysuru’s date with Dates
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Mysuru’s date with Dates

More than 50 varieties of dates available for Ramzan By Rajkumar Bhavasar The holy month of Ramzan observed by the Muslims began from yesterday. Ramzan is synonymous with dates and we see mounds of them everywhere. Since Ramzan is the month of fasting from dawn to dusk, it is a religious practice to eat dates…

Dispel Anger
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Dispel Anger

There are times when emotional imbalance reaches its peak and the person is filed with anger and annoyance. Anger not only disturbs the energy of the person externally but it also causes internal imbalances. Excess anger build up leads to sickness, and turns destructive, giving rise to problems at work, in personal relationships, and in…

Beat the heat with Thaati Nungu
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Beat the heat with Thaati Nungu

Also called poor man’s rich fruit, this fleshy fruit is a true summer delicacy By V. Shourabh With temperatures soaring and summer at its peak, the streets of Mysuru pave way to fellow Thaati Nungu (also called Thaati Ningu) fruit sellers. This heavenly summer fruit is a revitalising thirst quencher and is a favourite in…

Road to Hell
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Road to Hell

Accident is the most unwanted thing to happen to a road user, though it happens quite often. The most unfortunate thing is that we do not learn from our mistakes on the road. Most of the road users are quite well aware of the general rules and safety measures while driving or walking but it…

Indra’s rise to kingship
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Indra’s rise to kingship

By Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik – Author, Speaker, Illustrator, Mythologist The Brahmana, orally transmitted by priests who came to be known as Brahmins, contain instructions and explanations for the Vedic ritual of yagya. All the four Vedic Samhitas have Brahmanas attached to them. The Brahmana associated with Yajurveda is called Taittiriya Brahmana. Here, we find stories…

Drawing in good energy
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Drawing in good energy

In Feng Shui, the exterior surroundings are the most important aspects affecting the Chi flowing into your home. Hence, looking at the exterior, environment and the interior of a home will help in ascertaining the flaws and the positive trends the building inherits. Creating balance and harmony through proper arrangement of the interior layout and…

Fitness for Free
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Fitness for Free

Open air gyms in several parks across city are a big hit. The Mysuru City Corporation that set up first such gym at a park near Dr. Puttaraja Gavai Stadium in J.P. Nagar received overwhelming response from the public and now every Corporator or MLA is demanding gym equipment inside parks within their jurisdiction. Some…

World Veterinary Day today: ‘Value of Vaccination’
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World Veterinary Day today: ‘Value of Vaccination’

By Dr. C.S. Arun, MVSc World Veterinary Day is being celebrated globally every year on the last Saturday of April. This was started in the year 2000 by World Veterinary Association to highlight and promote the noble services performed by the Veterinarians in safeguarding the health of animals and thereby the human beings. To celebrate…

Rehab on a slippery  slope in Kodagu
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Rehab on a slippery slope in Kodagu

Out of the target 840 houses, only 133 have reached the completion stage Once construction is over, basic facilities like roads, power and water have to be provided Homeless families spend their days in rented houses staring at bleak future With rains to arrive in first week of June, victims sceptic of housing project completion…

Desire’s bow and destiny’s noose
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Desire’s bow and destiny’s noose

By Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik – Author, Speaker, Illustrator, Mythologist Elections are a time to express desire, while the time in between is to face our destiny. For the arrow of our desire creates the noose of our destiny. In Hindu mythology, desire and destiny are the two principles governing all life. Desire propels action; action…

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