I am a retired person (veteran) and find it extremely difficult to pass my time. I have been indulging in various hobbies like net surfing, photography, golf and meditation; but somehow these activities now have become routine and no longer give me thrill. So I decided to venture into another activity to create excitement in … More Create excitement in life; Indulge in online Shopping
Trees swaying on a windy day, Iphone 5, 5MP camera. A Boganvilla Bloom, Iphone 5, 5MP camera. A Lone Palm Tree, Lenovo, vibe K4 note, 13 MP camera. Tree Plantation on the garbage dumping ground, Lenovo, vibe K4 note, 13 MP camera. Plants enhancing beauty of the residential area. Lenovo, vibe K4 note, 13 MP … More Pics by Smartphones of Trees and Environment!
Colonel Duggal was a very polite, well mannered and a pleasant person. I would often meet him during my morning walk on the road outside our residential colony. He would be taking his dog for a stroll. I was new to the colony just having shifted after purchase of an apartment and was not … More A Gentleman with the Dog!
Remains of a Lost Civilization. Technical Details, Focal Length 5.8mm, Aperture f/3, Shutter speed 1/75 s, ISO 50. Nikon Coolpix S1. Village Lotus Pond, Technical Details, focal Length 50mm, Aperture f/4.5, Shutter speed 1/250 s, Nikon Coolpix S1. Rose Garden. Technical Details, focal Length 10mm, Aperture f/4, shutter Speed 1/210 s, ISO 50, Nikon … More Weekend Pics.
One Day Insurance; Whatever type of health insurance one may have, the most importance additional step to keep oneself in good health is to adopt what I call is “One Day Insurance’. It has no premium to be paid but has to be renewed daily in the morning. I assure you barring accidents which may … More One Day Insurance & Discipline.
Feeling Happy! Tech Details, Focal Length 24.2mm, Aperture f/4.1, Shutter Speed 1/250s, Canon Powershot A630. A Human Tree? Technical Details, Focal Length 8.8mm, Aperture f/3.7, Aperture 1/267, ISO 50, Nikon Coolpix S1. Perfect Companions; Sea, Sky and Palm Trees! Technical Details; Focal Length 8.8mm, Aperture f/10.5, Shutter speed 1/61s, ISO 50, Nikon Coolpix S1. The … More Pics; Nature’s Mood!
While reading following verses from Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) this morning, I asked myself answer to the query of “What is the purpose of life” and later in the morning I remembered true story of a Street Hawker, one Mr Khairaty, of my village Chawinda Kalan ( Punjab, India) which gave me the answer … More Unknown, Unsung Men of God!
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Many a times I come across hugely anxious mothers who are willing to go all out and do just about anything under the sun to get their little three year olds to open up their mouth and begin talking. I have heard stories like parents taking children for 6 days a…
Give and take is the principle of life. When you do something good for someone like paying him/her a compliment or giving gift, you do expect him to reciprocate. If that reciprocation is not forthcoming you feel bad and try to cold shoulder a person next times he meets you. Social reciprocity is a fine … More Social Resiprocity!
Today during my morning walk, I politely pointed out to a Gentleman who was letting his dog poop in the middle of the road. Instead of feeling sorry, that person started behaving in an offensive manner and the conversation ran as under. Myself, ” Sir, you could have taken your dog to the dirt track … More A Small Altercation!