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Gayatri T Rao

A double post-graduate (MSc. - Botany and MA - English Literature) Gayatri T Rao is a Senior Freelance Journalist with vast experience in writing on varied topics.

Janmashtami

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Janmashtami is the day Lord Krishna was born. Lord Krishna was born to kill the demons Kamsa and Chanura. On that day, God incarnated to vanquish evil. Almost all Hindus celebrate Janmashtami in their own way. We celebrated the festival on a small scale this time. As usual, we performed ...

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Sampat Shukravara (IIIrd and Concluding Part)

All of the Brahmin’s family members immediately opened their eyes and went outside to see who had come. But, they all saw only red feet marks coming from the main door to the swing. On the swing was a large gold pot with a 3D image of Goddess Mahalakshmi sitting ...

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Sampat Shukravara

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In North India, some people consider a month beginning after the full moon day. In the South as well as in some other parts of India, a month is considered to begin from the new moon day. In the South, particularly in Karnataka, the first Friday of Shravan is considered ...

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Naga Panchami

Naga Panchami

According to mythology, this earth is balanced on the hood of Ananta Snake. The earth needs to be balanced in every way. People should not be poisoned from animals. Kala Sarpa Dosha and Rahu-Ketu Doshas should be neutralized. For these reasons, Naga Panchami is celebrated. This time Naga Chaturthi and ...

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Varamahalakshmi Pooja

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Last Friday, August 4th, we celebrated Varama Lakshmi Pooja at home. Shravana month is going on right now. In Karnataka, we celebrate the second Friday of this month as Vara Lakshmi or Varamahalakshmi Pooja. On that day, Goddess Mahalakshmi blesses the devotees with many boons. We decorate the main door ...

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A Poem

By Vidhyalakshmi Rao My daughters began writing poems and stories from their childhood. We have collected them since then. While sorting them out we had placed all of them together at one place. Most of them needed to be typed into the computer. I am sharing one of my daughter’s poems ...

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Oh, Boy! What have I done!

I wrote this poem after I completed my M.Sc. in Botany. During our degree course, we were supposed to cut plants and make slides and herbaria out of them. On that fateful day, we were standing in the line to apply for my degree certificate in the University Campus. I ...

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Rastey Service Review

Raastey Service Review

Recently, we, at A Journalist Reveals, were contacted by the representative of Rastey’s spokesperson – Shabir Momin. We were in talks regarding a review and we received the necessary permission for a complimentary trip, soon. Booking: A car was booked for the 25th of July. Currently, 011-4884 4884 is their ...

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A Day in the Life of a Working Woman!

Verses do not match the theme, When I encounter such a day; I find everything going wrong, Then I keep my pen at bay.   Perhaps, I got up from the wrong side of bed, I then think. I forget the events of daily routine, And often lose their serial ...

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