Lakshmi

Lakshmi

I am a passionate writer. I write my thoughts. My aim is to spread awareness about social issues.

Are we at loss of emotions? Are we becoming Robots?

Technology is seeing an upward graph every minute. It is good, but it has its own effect on human life. Earlier the options for purchase was limited, now the options to purchase gadgets, luxury items have gone up leaps and bounds. Everybody wants to possess as many luxury items as...

A Humble Salute to all the Teachers

The most influential person There is a saying that a person need to be treated as a teacher, even if he has taught us one alphabet. Think of the innumerable people who have taught us and made us stand where we are today. Don’t think this is only for big...

Shivram Hari Rajguru – The Patriot who laid his life before knowing the world

Shiv ram hari rajguru

August 24th is a memorable day in the history of India. Mother India was blessed with a great son, Shivram Hari Rajguru, on this day in the year 1908. Early Life of Shivram hari rajguru Shivram Hari Rajguru was born on 24th August, 1908 at Khed in Pune. At the...

Sankranti or Makara Sankranti Festival – Celebration of Harvest

Makara Sankranti

Celebration of any festival in India, is not superstition or faith. There is a meaning behind every festival. Here I am analyzing the reason behind the celebration of Sankranti. The Celebration of Makara Sankranti festival  Makara Sankranti festival is generally celebrated in the middle of January and falls on 14th...

Akki Kadalebele Payasa (Rice Channa Dal Kheer) – Traditional Recipe

payasa

If you have eaten lunch in any South Indian temple, you will have definitely tasted Akki Kadalebele Payasa. This is one of my favorite sweet dish for many reasons. First, it is yummy to taste, second it if filling, third not much ghee is required. Love to eat this in...

सच्चा मित्र वही जो समय पर काम आए!!! A friend who stands by you in dire need, is a true friend indeed!

क्या आप  अवींद्र  प्रताप  पाण्डेय से अवगत हैं??? नहीं?? क्या यह आपको  कुछ सुना सुना सा प्रतीत हो रहा है । नहीं ?? परन्तु इसके क्या कारण हैं। आज जब भारत सहित समग्र  संसार मित्रता दिवस मना रहा है इस दौरान हम  उस व्यक्ति कि उपेक्षा कर रहे हैं जिसने...

Strengthening vote bank with Mobile phones – UPA Strategy

Our Honorable Prime Minister is expected to announce the scheme ‘Har haath mein mobile’ on August 15th during his address to the nation. This scheme is initiated with the aim of providing a mobile handset to about 6 million families, coming under ‘Below Poverty Line’. Not just that, 200 minutes...

The Dowry Prohibition Act – Whom is it helping?

dowry law in india

The Dowry Prohibition Act got much publicity and recognition in the recent years. Though the act was passed during 1961, Section 498A was amended in 1983. This amendment was brought about to protect the innocent women, with a good intention. The offense coming under this section are made non-bailable, cognizable...

Significance of worshipping Tulsi – Science behind rituals Part – 4

Tulsi

In Hindu culture it is mandatory to grow Tulasi in every house. Worshipping Tulsi everyday is a tradition followed in every household. Tulasi was used in worshipping, making ‘Teertha’ (sacred water). Tulasi leaves are placed on every fo od item offered to God. This has many benefits. 1)      Tulasi, scientifically...

Eating by sitting on the floor has multiple benefits!!! Science behind Rituals Part – 2

Indian dinner

Eating by sitting on the floor is beneficial to health The present generation is prone to problems related to digestion, acidity and other allied problem. There is a simple solution. Sitting on the floor and eating has many benefits. 1)      A person is sitting on the floor with crossed legs...

homemade facepack for dry skin

homemade facepack

Coping with Dry Skin Problem of Dry Skin is very uncomfortable to cope with. Though it does not call for medical attention, person facing this problem will not be comfortable. Though there are numerous number of moisturisers, cold creams and oils available in the market,  they may not be 100%...

Akki Roti or Akki Rotti and its multiple forms

akki roti

Akki roti or Akki Rotti made from rice flour is a hot favorite South Indian Breakfast. It has gained importance owing to its multiple forms and its ability to metamorphose to satisfy everybody’s tastebuds. Little change in the ingredients changes the taste and it is not an exaggeration to say...

From 1 to 3, now 6 and much more in the future: Olympics India

London olympics

In 2004 Olympics India could get just one silver medal. It increased to 3 medals in 2008. 2012 we have got 6 medals till now. Cheers India! We can do it. Little encouragement to the really merited ones can take us ahead in the medal tally next time. India is...

Top 10 Parenting Tips

parenting tips

A baby is described as a bundle of joy. No doubt it is, but this bundle of joy arrives with a horde of responsibilities and commitments. Parenting is not an easy task. It requires a lot of dedication, sacrifice, care and commitment. A child is demanding in different ways at...

Ragging in india:How many more lives before it stops?

Ragging in India

Joining a college is filled with both excitement and tension. The change of environment, the tension choosing the subjects, pressure to achieve things all induce tension on the students. Along with this the tension of ragging is also added. Ragging in India and its history Ragging is the act teasing...

We are Responsible for the River pollution, stop it!

river pollution

In India Rivers are worshipped as Goddesses. A dip in any river is believed to eradicate all the sins of the person. This is an age old belief followed by a majority of the people in India. This has many consequences and repercussions. Here we discuss the effect of this...

Is Interpersonal Relationship Taking a Back Seat?

interpersonal relationship

There was a time when mingling with people and having time together was given utmost importance and was a way of relaxing and entertaining. This way of living and social interaction has many benefits. It is a great stress buster and also sharing each other’s problems and feelings make you...

Recharge Groundwater for Greener Tomorrow!

With many changes happening in the atmosphere, the eco-balance is getting affected. The rain has become unpredictable, either it over-rains or there is no rain. With the result, people are depending more and more on ground water. Ground water, in simple words is the water present below the superficial layer....

Dietary Practices in Indian Culture with Intermittent Fasting

Healthy Eating

Healthy Eating The other day I was reading an article about Eat-Stop-Eat Diet, which is getting more and more popular. The article explained the benefits of intermittent fasting, which is nothing but eat-stop-eat technique. As I read the article, I started realizing that this very much relates to our Indian...

The place of romance and glory: Udaipur city

Udaipur city is considered the best romantic city to visit. The city is full of temples, palaces, forts, garden which is adorned by three major lakes and is located amidst Aravalli Hills. Historically also, Udaipur is an important city, which was the capital of Mewar kingdom who were known for...