World Health Day – April 07

April 07 is celebrated as World Health Day, basically a Global Health Awareness Day.The theme for the current year 2020 is 'Support Nurses & Midwives.'WHO chose the year 2020 as the "Year of the Nurse and Midwife" because of the contribution which nurses and midwives are making in making the world a healthier place. "Nurses … Continue reading World Health Day – April 07

‘Manjula’ Pothos

Hi Everyone, First quarter of the Year 2020 is almost over! Let us hope the coming days and months bring back healthy environment, comfort, and solace in everyone's life. Now, to the actual blog... If your name happens to be Manjula, rejoice!! You have a plant in your name!! Really... I am not kidding... 🙂 … Continue reading ‘Manjula’ Pothos

YugaAdi, Beginning of a New Age

March 25, 2020, according to the Hindu Calendar, happened be the first day of Chaitra Maasa, the beginning of the Spring Season. The States of India namely Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Maharashtra celebrated the festival, Yugaadi / Ugadi / Gudi Padwa. As I started working on this blog, I also got to learn … Continue reading YugaAdi, Beginning of a New Age

The Power of Prayer

The dictionary meaning of Prayer is a form of communication with the God / Divine / an Invisible Force and is done either to request something or to seek solace or to say thanks. Most of us in the world, irrespective of the geographical location or faith / belief systems have the practice of prayer … Continue reading The Power of Prayer

International Women’s Day & Real Meaning of Women Empowerment

Today is March 08 and is celebrated as the International Women's Day. So, I wish all the wonderful women out in this wondrous world a very happy Women's Day (not only today, but everyday :-)) I particularly liked this year's theme #EachForEqual #IWD2020. An equal world is an enabled world. Individually, we're all responsible for … Continue reading International Women’s Day & Real Meaning of Women Empowerment

Quotients of Life

Happy weekend, Folks. An interesting write-up on the topic, types of intelligence that I received in one of my WhatsApp groups inspired me to this blog-post.  When we hear the word, Quotient, Intelligence Quotient / IQ is probably the first word that we think of. Next would be Emotional Quotient (EQ) / Emotional Intelligence (EI), … Continue reading Quotients of Life

When the Chandelier Turned into a Maternity Home!!

Yes, the chandelier in my house has become a maternity home to a pair of red-whiskered bulbuls!! With flowering plants, papaya, guava and coconuts trees in my garden, I get a couple of chirpy visitors, butterflies, and squirrels on a daily basis. Currently, at least five generations of pigeons have made one of the window … Continue reading When the Chandelier Turned into a Maternity Home!!