Monthly Archives: June 2008

Jesus ‘bleeds’ in Mumbai church or is it monsoon?

Jesus ‘bleeds’ in Mumbai church or is it monsoon? Archnishop refuses to title it ‘miracle’ just yet, but people of all faiths turn up to have a look at Christ’s painting in Mumbai Church Mumbai: Christians, Hindus and Muslims from … Continue reading

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Cure This : A citizen photo-journalism initiative

This is another initiative by Srijan Foundation Trust to help change government (state and central) policies and mismanagement of issues that concerns the ordinary citizen of the city/country. See: http://curethis.wordpress.com/ to see some recent posts on water mismanagement by the … Continue reading

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Creating Windmills with local resources for sustainable local energy

I came across this video on TED.com: http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/view/id/153

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Good Samaritans from Mumbai & Bangaluru:Lata Mani Das

Thanks to Ketan and TOI for this information ED She equips these special ‘kids’ with vocational skills Ketan Tanna I TNN Mumbai: The incident happened last week. Fifty-one-year-old Bhandup housewife Lata Das was travelling with 27-yearold Chetna and her mother … Continue reading

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Have a wonderful life…………….!!!!!!!

Mr Watwani says: Have a wonderful life…………….!!!!!!! “Many people are like garbage trucks. They run around full of garbage, full of frustration, full of anger, and full of disappointment. As their garbage piles up, they need a place to dump … Continue reading

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Sikh devotees leave for Pak

     AMRITSAR: Sikh devotees led by Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee and Nankana Sahib Sikh Teerath Yatri Jatha (NSSTYJ) left for Pakistan to observe the martyrdom day of Guru Arjan Dev at Gurdwara Dehra Sahib, Lahore, on Sunday morning from Attari … Continue reading

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Kolkata student Tops: Offers galore from US ‘Varsities

KOLKATA: From prestigious Princeton to MIT, city boy Rik Sengupta can pick and choose where he wants to study — for free. The South Pointer has bagged full scholarship seats at seven top universities in the US. Princeton, the top … Continue reading

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Self-anointed ‘godman’ in trouble. Will more follow?

‘The Charity industry is booming in kerala since the last two decades.’ Religious affiliations and trappings are just traps for the the gulliable. Hindus, Christians, Muslims, they are all there. Bhadranandas, Yohannans, and Thangals, take your choice. Godman tries to … Continue reading

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Sikh to play Canadian football wearing patka

Sikh to play Canadian football wearing patka   Gur Kirpal Singh Ashk | TNN         Patiala: Navraj Singh Bassi of Vancouver will be making history when he will take the field in the Canadian Football League with his ‘patka’ … Continue reading

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Encyclopaedia on Hinduism : Released by Dr Abdul Kalam

Kalam releases encyclopaedia on Hinduism   ‘Unique Collection; I Like It’   TIMES NEWS NETWORK   Bangalore: Former President A P J Abdul Kalam on Saturday released a concise encyclopaedia of Hinduism compiled by Bangalore Ramakrishna Mutt president Swami Harshananda, … Continue reading

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