Bharatanatyam, originated in Tamil Nadu, one of India’s prestigious states, is one of the ancient classical dance forms of elegance. It is named after the great author of the bible of Indian Classical Dance,...
Jaya TV telecasted the musical essay (Harikathai) on Guruvayurappan Leelai by Smt. Visaka Hari on Margazhi Maha Utsavam, 2013. As always, it was a beholding expression of the lovesome plays of Lord Krishna residing in...
This festival, Thiruvathirai, dedicated to Lord Shiva and his consort Parvati is celebrated on the full moon day of Dhanu month in Malayalam or Margazhi in Tamil. It is believed that Lord Shiva was born on this revered...
Madhubala, the beautiful actress of Bollywood in the ancient period had dedicated her life for acting and was featured in over 70 films. Some of her top movies are being discussed here.
Madhubala was popularly known as the Venus Queen of Indian Cinema being extremely beautiful. Bollywood was her home until death. Biography of Madhubala is discussed in brief in this hub.
Characteristics of different species of swans; Mute, Trumpeter, Whooper, Bewick's, Whistling, Black, Black-necked and Co
A swan is a graceful bird with a lovely body structure and color that is often regarded as the symbol of love. There are about 6 to 7 species of swans of different characteristics that are being discussed here.
Jammu & Kashmir is composed of three regions: Jammu, the Kashmir valley and Ladakh. While Kashmir valley is famous for its beautiful mountainous landscape, Jammu's numerous shrines attract a lot of Hindu pilgrims...
The Classical Music of South India, Carnatic Music saw its uplifts after the nightingale Smt. M.S. Subbulakshmi’s heartwarming renditions. A humble effort has been made in featuring her biography here.
Amongst the many folk arts of India, Madhubani painting is a fascinating and recently discovered art tradition of the women folk. This is a vibrant and rich art form of rendering the humble mud walls and courtyards with...
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Kids enjoy celebrating festivals and I think we, parents should educate them the legend and significance of each festival occasionally. Making art & crafts are also a part of most festivals and let’s discuss...
Kids always get entertained with so many indoor and outdoor activities. Playing games, singing songs, drawing pictures and many other activities keep kids involved in doing something they like. Some art & craft...
Even if the logic involved for polynomial addition in C++ is same as that of C, the main advantage with C++ is that both the polynomials can be added directly with the concept of operator overloading.
Hindustani Classical raag Malgunji is a popular one of the late night (madhyaratri) that throws light into the emotion of a woman waiting for reunion with her lover. Some Bollywood songs composed in this raag have been...
Life’s happiest and saddest moments can be best expressed through the raga Abhogi of Carnatic music. This tone has the demeanor of casting auspicious moods in the listener’s minds. The vibrancy of raga...
Science projects can inculcate interest in learning and researching about new things in kids’ little minds.Science project worksheets contain pictures and description of the given topic. But models provide a 3D...
Elements in a queue are served in the form of First-In-First-Out manner always. A queue data structure adds data to the rear end called enqueue and removes data from the front end called dequeue. In Computer Science, a...
The famous court singer of Mughal Empire, Tansen is associated with this raag, Mian ki malhar. It is said that when he sang this raag, clouds turned grey and rain started pouring down. Mian ki malhar raag can overwhelm...
Stacks are memory areas that store function attributes in a Last In First Out manner (LIFO). Whenever a function is called, its parameters and local variables get pushed to the top of the stack for faster execution.
Apart from its glorious points and green valleys, Mahabaleshwar is popular as a pilgrimage site also. The ancient temples are situated in Old Mahabaleshwar which is believed to be the place of origin of five rivers...
The butterfly is an all time fascinating insect that speaks to us through its beauty. Watching the angelic butterflies flapping their wings in a garden is a refreshing sight. A butterfly is a day-flying insect of the...
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Linked lists are data structures that are user friendly. They not only save memory space, but also reduce the complexity in the manipulation of list elements such as insertion or deletion.
Palakkad town is famous for its abundance in villages, temples and festivals. One such festival is Kalpathy Ratholsavam or temple car festival held in Kalpathy village near ‘Nila’ river during November...
Ragas are melodies that have a unique musical notation in Carnatic music. The relative positions of each note design the raga that evokes various emotions. 5 emotional ragas are being discussed here.
A polynomial is an expression of finite length constructed from variables, constants and non-negative integer exponents. C program code for polynomial addition is explained in detail here.
Karthikai Deepam is the festival during when each and every courtyard of Tamil Hindu home gets lit with oil lamps in the evening. The lights bring peace, joy and prosperity.
Classical music has the dignity of expressing emotions and situations in its own boldly distinctive melodic lines. This hub gives a short introduction on Carnatic (Classical) music of South India.
Kerala falls is another handicraft of God where white water gushes from the green rainforests. Foams and mists of water together leave a cinematic effect really on the onlooker’s eye. Athirapally falls is the...
This small guide on common jasmine flowers describes jasmine plants, bush, tea, symbolism and tattoos. Another variety of jasmine called Arabian jasmine is also discussed here.
The longest river of Kerala “Periyar” meaning big river flows through some of the bewitching scenery of nature. These natural spots call the adventurous nature lovers to explore them and enter the dream...
North Paravur anchors a number of tantalizing temples upholding the rich cultural heritage of Hindus. This place senses the eternal presence of almost all Gods Lord Krishna, Lord Siva, Goddess Saraswati, Goddess Durga...
Lily flowers; Calla, Water, Asiatic, Oriental, Turk's Cap, Tiger, Trumpet, Tree pictures and tattoos
A garden hosting lily flowers creates a majestic myriad of color combinations. Some species of lilies are not easy to recognize because of the difference in their petal pattern and style. If the look of some lilies can...
Burfi is a sweet confection of South Asia. Plain burfi is the solidified form of condensed milk and sugar. Milk burfi is similar to plain burfi except that it contains semolina that gives it a distinctive outlook and...
Gulab jamun is a popular dessert of South Asia. The traditional method of preparing this dessert is from milk solids. Recipes of gulab jamuns made out of milk powder has been discussed in detail here.
Desserts are invariably a part of a large meal in any culture. Cakes, ice-creams, pastries, pies all attract everyone with their colorful flavor and lingering taste. Boli is a South Indian dessert usually prepared...
Activity of building blocks have always been the doorsteps to improve observation and creativity among children. Innovative art and crafts have replaced them with a different approach and Navneet Publications (India)...
Peacock is the name of the male peafowl that belong to the Asiatic species of flying birds in the genus Pavo of the pheasant family, Phasianidae. This graceful bird's vibrant plumage is what makes it most beautiful...
Mother Teresa is a miracle of god who dedicated her life to save humanity. Her early life and missionaries of charity are featured in detail in this hub.
Vishu arrives when sun transits into Meda raasi or the first zodiac sign. The yellow shower tree flowers blossom during this period as a harbinger for the same. Vishu is clebrated with much fanfare and zest all over...
This hub discusses the recipes of rava ladoo and kesari. These are two sweets prepared in Indian households during auspicious occasions.
The communion of dance, music, act and beauty together would define the great actress Vyjayanthimala. She gave Bollywood a golden period through 1950-1970 with her magical and magnetic performances.
It is a visual treat to see kids dressed up in different, beautiful costumes for fancy dress competitions. Here are several ideas on how to dress up your kids.
The sites for which you write have great influence in bringing money for you. Identifying the legit publishing site deserves importance and the top 5 sites for writers in making money have been discussed in detail.
Pimples always plague each man and woman with their unappealing effects on the face. 10 natural remedies to heal pimples are being discussed here.
Raising kids healthy and happy is influenced by numerous factors. This hub guides parents on how to develop good eating habits among them, what foods to include and how to make them active.
This hub discusses how the herb Punarnava could help a diabetic and kidney patient stop dialysis and lead a healthy life afterwards. Preparing the herb decoction also has been illustrated.
This hub details the making of artificial rose flowers using Organdy clothes. Decorating a flower basket also has been discussed here.
SONY series of televisions are invariably worth their price and are trying constantly to maintain their standard. This hub discusses how SONY BRAVIA 32EX720 3D LCD TV has redefined the conventional forms of watching a...
Many people desire to have a website of their own, but turn back when they come to know about the cost involved in designing and hosting a website. Google has helped such people with its more flexible product,...
Snacks are food items which everyone loves to eat. They are light appetizers that won’t make you feel full. There are a variety of snacks available if you poke around a food shop of Indian food dishes. Here are...
The poems of Christina Rossetti can be perceived as an expression of emotions through the artistic creations of nature. The clear and pellucid style of her verses could gloriously convey their themes and meanings to the...
There are several games as part of activities that aim for the overall fitness of body and mind for children. They entertain children as well as help them build their bodies healthy and strong. Activities such as Yoga,...
There are so many gift packing materials available today that are enticing. Gift wrappers reflecting various themes have also caught their own place in the market. Have you ever thought of decorating your gift box with...
Mumbai, India's financial capital is a large metropolis in the world. Sanjay Gandhi National Park, situated in Borivali is a part of Greater Mumbai, lying on the northern fringe of its suburbs. Spread over an area of...
The computer system has become an essential gadget in our daily life. Bills payment, online shopping, online studies, online jobs, research and many other tasks are being accomplished using computers. Protecting your...
Rose flowers are one of the beautiful creations of God on earth. A bouquet of rose flowers can brighten up minds with its own unique beauty and fragrance. This hub discusses the structure, uses and various myths...
Garlic is a herb popularly used as a condiment that has various health promoting properties. Scientific studies conducted on this herb could prove that it has high therapeutic value. Including it in your daily diet can...