NUAKHAI

Nuakhai or Navakhai is an agricultural festival mainly observed by people of Western Odisha and Southern Chhattisgarh in India. Nuakhai is observed to welcome the new rice of the season. According to the calendar it is observed on panchami tithi (the fifth day) of the lunar fortnight of the month of Bhadrapada or Bhadraba (August–September),Continue reading “NUAKHAI”

GOD’S HOUSE

Originally posted on A Voice from Iran:
“202nd story” A middle-aged man named Mr. Sabi lived in Adam’s neighborhood. Adam saw him almost every day. Mr. Sabi was a quiet man, very polite, with a constant smile on his face. Adam and his family always went to church on Sundays, and his best friend Ali…

🇮🇳 NATIONAL SPORTS DAY 🇮🇳

The National Sports Day in India is celebrated on 29 August, on the birth anniversary of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand. This day marks the birthday of Major Dhyan Chand Singh, the hockey player who won gold medals in Olympics for India in the years 1928, 1932 and 1936. He scored 570 goals in hisContinue reading “🇮🇳 NATIONAL SPORTS DAY 🇮🇳”

GLORIOUS MORNING

Originally posted on Roth Poetry:
Morning bursts forth in all its radiant glory, peering through the sheltered woods, highlighting trees, dancing on flowers. Steppingstones draw me to the damp creek. Frogs bury themselves in mud keeping cool Morning breezes will soon shift But, for now, the glorious morning shimmers. Backyard Painting: Dwight L. Roth Today, at…

GREAT BOOKS OF THE WORLD – PART 8

Originally posted on naturetails:
“Interstellar” by Hans Zimmer (courtesy of Patrik Pietschmann): ? “One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time.” Carl Sagan Courtesy of 7MB, “7 Notes to Infinity: 01” ?  “The infinite! No other question…

LEARNING TO FORGIVE

Originally posted on Find Your Middle Ground:
Forgiveness is giving up the desire to punish someone or yourself for an offense. We let go of judging the person who caused the hurt. Instead of revenge and resentment we choose understanding and kindness. In forgiveness, we don’t forget that the offense occurred nor do we excuse…

DAY FOR SENIOR CITIZENS

It is observed nationwide by the united states. The celebration took place for the first time in 1991. The day is intended to increase awareness of the factors and issues that affect older adults, such as health deterioration and elder abuse. It is also a day to recognize and acknowledge the contributions of older peopleContinue reading “DAY FOR SENIOR CITIZENS”

THE STURGEON MOON

Originally posted on Yard Sale of Thoughts:
The stirrer matures in the muddy night,deep pools of black for him to glide.Living fossil, his snout points high,relic of a late summer sky. The elder wears his armored scutes,barbels long as full grown shoots.Open mouth without a tooth,he scoops the season wide. The sturgeon has no need…

WORLD MOSQUITO DAY

2022 Theme: “Harness innovation to reduce the malaria disease burden and save lives” World Mosquito Day, observed annually on 20 August, is a commemoration of British doctor Sir Ronald Ross’s discovery in 1897 that female anopheline mosquitoes transmit malaria between humans. Prior to the discovery of the transmitting organism, vector, there were few means forContinue reading “WORLD MOSQUITO DAY”

NEVER ALLOW YOURSELF TO HATE

Sadly, hate is too easy for bullying targets to get sucked into. When people have treated you so horrifically for long enough, you lose faith in humanity. A person who is the object of bullying begins believing that all people are self-serving lowlifes who enjoy seeing other human beings suffer. They soon become the veryContinue reading “NEVER ALLOW YOURSELF TO HATE”

WORLD HUMANITARIAN DAY

Theme 2022: “To show the importance, effectiveness, and positive impact of humanitarian work“. World Humanitarian Day is an international day dedicated to recognize humanitarian personnel and those who have lost their lives working for humanitarian causes. It was designated by the United Nations General Assembly as part of a Swedish sponsored GA Resolution A/63/L.49 onContinue reading “WORLD HUMANITARIAN DAY”