KERALA NATANAM: Smt. Chitra Mohan – An exponent of the new style of dance form

INTRODUCTION: KERALA NATANAM, a splendid and unique dance form prevalent in Kerala, was evolved and developed from KATHAKALI, a favourite ancient dance drama, performed during temple festivals and on other stages on cultural occasions. Mastering the Kathakali dance drama is a hazardous task which warrants more patience, time and a quick grasping power to attain perfection. There are eminent GURUS or Acharyas or masters in this field who have spenttheir whole life time with absolute dedication, determination andperseverance and with the object of mastering this art form of dance drama.…

5 Exciting Things to do this Winter at Sharjah’s Al Noor Island

Visitors can enjoy a sky watchingsession, Butterfly House visit, By the Bay experience and much more at this picturesque destination Are you looking for a scenic and natural spot to enjoy the winter weekends with your family? If so, make sure that you do not miss Al Noor Island, one of UAE’s prominent picturesque eco-architectural destinations. This destination has activities and experiences that suit all ages and pockets. The experiences include ‘Sky Watchers’ where you can explore night sky objects in all their splendor,‘By the Bay’dining on the shore of…

Your today’s star result (December 1, 2020)

Aries The efforts you have been making for so long on the work front will turn out to be good for you. Family is likely to support you in your decisions. Today, you will be involved in some Maglik work and it will be very auspicious for you. Those who are in the creative field, their work will flourish. Taurus Creative efforts made on the work front will be appreciated. On the academic front, you need to pull up your socks to beat the competition. Social prestige will increase. Relationships…

The danger lurking on social media (Guruji)

Abhay was a simple boy. To study in a college, he now had to leave his village and enroll in one of the universities in the city. The farmer father made every arrangement in the city for Abhay by adding one paisa and also got a smart phone thinking that it would be used for studying online. By nature, the introverted Abhay now had to work very hard to fulfill his dreams. Due to his shy nature, he could not mix with the children of the city so much and…

When does a man become perfect?: Guruji

After taking birth, when a man embarks upon the journey of life, he is nearly always busy in fulfilling his desires. Life comes to an end gradually but there is no end to his desires. Throughout his life man is busy searching as to how, where, and in whose company, he will be fulfilling his desires and making himself happy. Therefore, man is busy in all activities aimed at providing him happiness and convenience. He devotes all his time and energy in organizing his security, rest and peace. Man is…

Your star result today (July 22, 2020)

The basis of astrology is the belief that the celestial spheres influence human life and that the future of human beings can be interpreted on the basis of that influence. Astrology is mainly divided into Indian astrology and Western astrology. In addition, many types of astrology have been developed, including numerology and neural astrology. Astrology is considered a pseudoscience because it contains many statements that cannot be scientifically proven. Astrological predictions may help you in getting prepared for the day. It can also help in getting prepared for the challenges…

An Appeal by Vijay Nair

Dear Friends, Please take a moment to read and share my message. My name is Vijai Nair. I’m 30 years old and live in New York. I recently learned that I need a kidney transplant, and that a living donor is my best chance for survival. About 10 years ago, I found out I had IgA nephropathy. In short, this disease damages the filters in the kidneys and has no cure. Until 9 months ago, I had managed to keep the symptoms in check and slow its progression. In September of…

Classical dance festival goes online, making art accessible globally

New York: Like so many arts organizations, the New York Kathak Festival (NYKF), a nonprofit that presents the Indian classical dance form, Kathak, had to cancel its flagship event this April. Dance, music, and theater cancelations have been devastating to artists and audiences. Artists are struggling to earn a living and have their work seen, whereas audiences are starved for cultural enrichment. So NYKF decided to pivot—they shifted the entire festival online. On Sunday, April 19th, the NYKF premiered an online festival held at a time to ensure audiences from…

COVID-19 Outbreak: With EFFISM, monitoring Work From Home turns out to be a cakewalk

Due to the recent outbreak of COVID-19, many workplaces are forced to shut down as a precautionary measure. In this situation, employees are assigned to work from home and this decision would take a toll on the overall productivity of a company unless an efficient monitoring system is administered. Here is where the work monitoring and analysing software EFFISM (Efficiency Improvement System Management) comes into the picture. Putting EFFISM to use, monitoring different stratums of a company from the top-notch employees to the ones in grass root level becomes an…

Upset Hindus urge Amazon Australia to withdraw Lord Ganesha shorts & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Amazon Australia for immediate withdrawal of shorts carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha; calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Lord Ganesha was highly revered in Hinduism and was meant to be worshipped in temples or home shrines and not to adorn one’s thighs, groin, genitals and pelvis. Inappropriate usage of Hindu deities or concepts or symbols for commercial or other agenda was not okay as it hurt the devotees. Zed, who is President…