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Reminiscing India

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Sep

Reminiscing Indian Summer

It’s that time of longer days and shorter nights   Season of mangoes, peaches and litchis that delight   The Sun shines bright and we yearn for cool showers   Romance of rain can never be known without the Summers…   Summer time is most reminiscent of the long vacations during childhood. Time for all …

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May

Call of the Wild

  No matter how few possessions you own or how little money you have, loving wildlife and nature will make you rich beyond measure.”  These lines of Paul Oxton are relevant for most of the city dwellers, aren’t they?   When did we last wait to hear the birds’ chirp or heard the whoosh of …

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21

Oct

Diwali – the festival of lights

The most important and glorious festival celebrated throughout the country. Diwali or Deepawali in Sanskrit literally means an array of lights.   Stories from mythology are many and one of the most prominent one is of the epic hero Lord Rama, the incarnation of Lord Vishnu the preserver from the Trinity. He was exiled to …

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Sep

Ganesh Utsav (Festival)

Here is my first article on an Indian festival. What would be a better way to start but write about my favorite god Ganesha who is always considered auspicious for any beginning! Any Hindu house or any Indian house no matter what religion you are born in, if you like Ganesha, he is always sitting …

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