World toilet day The UN has declared Nov.19th as the world Toilet day. We have lived and grown up with toilets, of course during our younger days when we travelled we never used public toilets since we were worried about hygiene with the advent of pay toilets those are taken care off too. The impact …
I love my coffee. Over my lifetime I don’t know how many cups of coffee I’ve had but take my word for it – it’s a lot. Over all that time coffee has gone from just something I accepted as normal to hero or villain depending on what narrative was trendy at the time. […] via …
“How can we let a lowly Kurba in/” the Brahmins of the Mutta hurled at the man, Vadiraja Teertha decided it was time to humble the arrogant Brahmins. He had immense faith in the devotion of the man, so he kept quiet. The Man stood out and sang the praise of the Lord ... Lo …
I am honey, God’s gift to mankind.
But seriously, this kind of messy situations, gift is an Old English word that means payment for a wife, dowry, it is related Old Norse gipt,Old High German gift, gothic fragits all of which mean endowment, engagement
Gift by law is a present or thing bestowed gratuitously. The term is generally restricted to mean spontaneous transfers inter vivo or real personal property.
A gift requires
- A competent donor
- An eligible donee
- An existing identifiable thing or interest
- An intention to donate
- A delivery that is the transfer of posse ion to or for the donee and relinquishment by the donor of ownership control and power to revoke
- Finally acceptance by the donee.
So what do I share? Books,
My talents? Well my talents are not the Egyptian kinds,
Ha! Tears? Ask…
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something I wrote way back in 2015 never thought we would live the nightmare.
The government envisions a digital India, and e-governance is supposed to be the core of it. fine, this is because e-governance or I do not know if digital India will empower the Indian. Technology of course becomes the key to the digital india vision. Intel promises to support this because innovation would definitely drive this movement forward.
How does e-governance through technology accelerate this vision of digital India.
To be honest when you digital india I think of angulimala, you know the digits of the palm. But definitely you are not talking about this.
To me this entire enquiry came up with the following query.
- What is digital India concept?
- How does it benefit
- What is the price we are paying for this?
- What is e-governance
- How is it relevant in digital India.
The concept or scope of digital India…
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An interesting connect between Vikram Betal story and the place barkuru.
The Kondeshwara swamy gardi at Barkuru, finds its link to the legendary throne of Vikramaditya.
Once upon time lived a king Vikramaditya., we have all heard this line and the stories featuring him. The Vetala Panchvimshati and the Simhasana Dwatrimshika. These stories have found their way in various versions of regional and Sanskrit literature.
The vetala panchvimshati tell us the twenty stories are narrated by Mahakavi Somade Bhatta these stories are supposed to have been told to Raja Vikramaditya by the wily ghost Betaal.
The simhasansa Dwatrimshika is the tales of the lost throne, Vikramaditya which links him to the King Bhoja of the Paramara Kings of Dhar. The folk lore has it that each time king Bhoja tries to ascend the throne of Vikramaditya thrity two statues that adorn the throne challenge him to ascend the throne…
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Social Media always scared me, Thanks to BlogAdda I actually took the trouble of figuring out what it was. I do visit this blog on and off to refresh my understanding.
My association with the social media began when I was in isolation during my treatment, my only contact with the outside world was Facebook, and it kept me constant contact with my family.
Even before we look at mobile vs. web, my generation approaching 50 would have more fundamental question that really understands what the social media is all about no doubt it is defined as a form of electronic communication that allowed users to create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages and other content.
Let’s look at social media, I mean Media is an instrument on communication, like newspapers, radio, or whatever, if so, and then social media becomes social instrument of communication. In my younger days we called it gossip.
Jokes apart from where I stand, with reference to web world it would mean something that not only gives information, but interacts with you…
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