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You Are In Our Prayers Schumi

It was Sunday afternoon, I vividly remember. My college friends were home, as dad was out on a conference. My house usually was our den, where we committed stupidity of the highest order and bonded over movies, music, girls and beer. The last one being the latest entrant in our lives. One of the guys in the group was an avid Mika Hakkinen fan, and he would subject us to F1 racing everytime it was

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Health and Wellness – Part II

We often discuss health. But what is health – rather good health. We referred to the dictionary for the first post, but – to be very honest, good health is difficult to define. However, keeping in mind that bad health is equated with the presence of a disease, ideally good health should not only be the absence of a disease but, from a broader perspective good health should encompass a much positive idea about both

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Health and Wellness – Part I

The Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary defines health as the “state of being physically and mentally health”. An integral part of human life, health and fitness is also a good way to find happiness in life. There are several ways to gain health and fitness. Firstly, it is our eating habits and secondly sleeping for adequate hours in a day and or finally forms of physical exercises like – swimming, cycling, jogging or yoga. An unhealthy

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Short Story

The Adultress

  She stared at his worried eyes. No, she stared through them…into oblivion. What was she doing here? Why was she with him? Tears streamed down her eyes, an ocean of emotions over which she had no control. ‘I am sorry dear, really… I don’t know what to say? Why are you crying?’ His voice just washed over the surface of her skin, in the background. It wasn’t that she regretted having sex with this

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What Do I Need to Be Happy?

  What do we really need right now, to be happy? A new car, a new house, a new friend… What do we lack right now? Does anything need to change in order for us to be happy? What do we really need? Do we really need anything in order to be happy? Powerful Questions. Food for thought. Sharon Salzberg, the author of the book “The Kindness Handbook” (http://www.flipkart.com/kindness-handbook-practical-companion/p/itmdyjz4nhmhhgcq?pid=9781591796558&otracker=from-search&srno=t_1&query=The+kindness+handbook&ref=fed7a838-4f9a-4347-ad86-ce392709fb79) shares her experience while staying at a monastery in South East Asia.

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Health Benefits of Broccoli

A member of the cabbage family, broccoli derives its name from the Italian plural broccolo meaning ‘flowering top of a cabbage’. Broccoli has been considered a valuable food among the Italians since the days of Roman Empire. There are mainly three types of broccoli – Calabrese Broccoli, Sprouting Broccoli and Purple Cauliflower. With a plethora of health benefits, the broccoli is one of the healthiest foods in the world. Some of the health benefits of

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Goodness Gracias Green Tea

Consumption of tea originated in China nearly 4000 years ago and as far as Green Tea is concerned, it was first brewed in 2737 BC, during the reign of the Chinese Emperor Chen Nung. Over the ages, Green Tea has been known and extensively used for its medicinal purpose long years together. But what makes Green Tea so popular and endearing. Lets take a look. Green Tea and Weight Loss Wondering that consumption of a

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Life

Immaturity – The Fatal Brain Disorder

  Warning: If you are one of those who agree with one of the many mind-numbing facebook posts which say that maturity does not depend on age, then read this article no further. Try telling that to your mom or dad – “You know what mom/dad. I don’t think you are mature enough to understand me”. This post is based on a request from one of my classmates who got pissed off with his project

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Johhnie Walked!!!

With curiosity in his mind and an enthused spirit he went on unravelling the veils of future. Little did he know back then, his path will inspire generations. He trotted far away into the profundity of time, into an intoxicating space away from Jeny. Of course, the woman who walked away. He knew he was walking towards purity, towards sanity, towards heaven. A man with a broken heart is destined to go towards heaven. Hell

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Real Beauty: Perceptions Differ

One of the definitions of the word Beauty (as given by Merriam- Webster) is the quality or aggregate of qualities in a person or thing that gives pleasure to the senses or pleasurably exalts the mind or spirit. Thus it is related to our senses, our mind and our spirit. This means that real beauty would be different for different people. This is quite obvious when we observe physical concepts of beauty differ in different cultures, races, countries etc.

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