Monthly Archives: February 2008

UK: Prince Harry in the Front Line with troops

              Which Indian Neta will send his son to the front? They want their brood to be protected by NSG round the clock. Prince Harry to leave Afghanistan after leaks        By Luke BakerLONDON (Reuters) – Prince Harry is … Continue reading

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NRI: Couple to organise mass marriages in home town in gujarat

         NRI: Couple to organise mass marriages in home town        A big, fat harmony wedding in Gujarat        29 Feb 2008, 0240 hrs IST , Vijaysinh Parmar , TNN BAVLA (AHMEDABAD DISTRICT): Now here is a Hotelier from Maryland … Continue reading

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Some things to learn

Mr Watwani has sent this.  Do read and act on the last paragraph. colrama They’re written by Andy Rooney , a man who has the gift of saying so much with so few words. Enjoy……. I’ve learned…. That the best classroom in the … Continue reading

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Temples of Kerala: Devaswom Board

Travancore Devaswom Board is an autonomous body constituted under the Travancore Cochin Religious Institutions Act XV of 1950, looking after the Hindu temples in the southern part – in the erstwhile Travancore area- .of Kerala .       It consists of … Continue reading

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Less Known Temples of Kerala: Arranmula, Udayanapuram,Kaduthuiruthi, Muzikulam, Mannar Salai

Arranmula: Presiding Deity : Partha Sarathy, with a separate small temple for Bala Bhadra (Balarama) within the temple precincts. The Parthasarathi Temple (dedicated to Sree Krishna) on the banks of the holy river Pamba attracts large crowds of devotees. The … Continue reading

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Less Known Temples of Kerala: Irinjalakuda, Kodungallur, Chottanikara, Mitrananda puram, Perumanam

Perumanam Presiding Deity Siva via Parvoor, Vaikkom Mitrananda puram: Presiding Deity: Sri Vamanamoorthy. Only known temple for Sri Vamana. Near perfect temple architecture, chaitanya of deity attracts devotees. Location Perumballissery, Pootharakkal P.O., Cherpu, Thrissur DT PH 0487 3206693, www.othukuttu.org Irinjalakuda: … Continue reading

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Less Known Temples of Kerala Kadampuza,Nelluvai, Tripryar:

Kadampuza:       Presiding Deity: Bhagavathy: Parvathy as Kirati. When Arjuna performed tapas for obtaining the Pasupata Astra, Siva and Parvathy presented themselves as a Kirata (hunter) and His wife. When challenged, Arjuna chose to fight Lord Siva without realisng who … Continue reading

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Less Known Temples of Kerala: Adimai Kavu

Om Sri Sai Ram Less Known Temples of Kerala All over Kerala there are hundreds of temples*[1], large and small, dedicated to various aspects of God each with its own mahatmiyam and history. While a few of them are famous … Continue reading

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Pakistan:Ban on YouTube for ‘blasphemy’

Ban on YouTube for ‘blasphemy’     Pakistan has ordered all Internet service providers to block YouTube for its blasphemous content and material considered offensive to Islam, officials said on Sunday. “An inter-ministerial committee has decided to block YouTube because it … Continue reading

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Chalta Firta School

                Good news for children in the Capital who cannot afford to go to school. This ‘Chalta Firta School’ will come to their doorsteps, like it did in central Delhi’s Kalibari area on Saturday.

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