Month: June 2017

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Blowing in the wind #Bar-a-thon

I’m participating in the #BarAThon – a blogging Challenge which involves blogging on every alternate day from Jun 17 – Jun 30, 2017. For each of the seven days, bloggers are free to choose either a theme (‘Seven’) or one of the seven prompts based on Book Titles for each day. I’ve chosen “Call of the Wind” as my …

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Tweaking Traditional Teaching methods- Swaroop Rawal #WATWB

Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime. Teachers are the unsung heroes of our society and no sooner do we get our degree, than we forget about them. Even though Teacher’s Day is a long way yet, I’d …

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Love behind umbrellas – Suns and Lovers #Bar-A-Thon

Sons & Lovers I wonder why D.H.Lawrence’s novel “Sons & Lovers” was considered highly subversive?  Was it because sex was taboo in the times it was written? Or rather, was it because  discussing sex so openly was? Well, whatever the reason, I still remember the ‘cheap’ thrill we got reading that book, hiding it beneath …

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Death of a Tree #ThursdayTreeLove

BE LIKE A TREE Stay grounded Connect with your roots Turn over a new leaf Bend before you break Enjoy your unique natural beauty Keep growing I got this beautiful message on Whatsapp last week and I just had to share it.   While walking past Babulnath Temple I noticed the stumps of an old …

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7 Amazing Facts about The Seven Sisters # Bar-A-Thon

The original seven sisters My grandmother-in-law was one of seven sisters and the funny thing is that her father’s brother had seven sons! I don’t know anything about the seven brothers but I do know that the Seven Sisters were quite a formidable group of siblings. Each one of them was a strong, progressive woman …