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Decorated Canvas Shoes

1. Canvas shoes get faded in time. If they are cleaned with a good detergent, dried and then decorated with fabric paint and 3D outliners, these shoes can be used as party wear. 2. Tool boxes, iron nail boxes, etc. get rusted soon. To avoid that chalk pieces or charcoal ...

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Neem

From this month, till April end it is good if we have Neem. Astrologically, it represents the planet Mars. 1. Neem leaves with Mango leave can be made into a toran and tied to the main door of the house or office. 2. Decoction made out of Neem leaves can ...

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Maintenance

Pests like ants and small insects appear any time. During monsoons, there are more of these. Soak tobacco in water for 12 hours overnight and pour this water in places where these pests appear. The process has to be repeated every 10 days. This way, we will be able to ...

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Perfect Guidelines to Designing your Child’s Bedroom

Sonam Gupta

By Sonam Gupta Decorating a child’s room is exciting but it requires a lot of patience, understanding of your child’s requirements and a thorough knowledge of the current as well as standard kids’ room decor trends. Slightest misjudgement or negligence can profoundly cost you or your child or create interruptions ...

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House Keeping

During monsoon, ants infest anywhere and everywhere in homes. Keep tobacco in water for some time and pour the water in such places to get rid of the ants. Hindus consider small black ants sacred and believe that Lord Ganapathy wants some naivedyam. They would avoid tobacco water. So on ...

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Survey on Marriage (II)

Marriage

A Journalist Reveals had spoken to some young people regarding their opinion about marriage. This is the second part of the survey. In this part, we wanted to know what kind of person these young people wanted to marry and what qualities they expect in their would be spouses. Shree ...

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Survey on Marriage

Survey on Marriage

There is always a stage in most of our lives, when we decide to get wedded. Many look at the physical beauty of the spouse. Many are interested in the marriage of minds. We contacted some young people for their opinion about marriage. Marriage in India is essentially a wedding ...

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Auspicious Vastu Tips

A small auspicious rangoli makes a lot of difference. When we go out of the main door, just on the right side of the path, the rangoli can be made. First clean the place with cow dung and water. Then draw a small auspicious rangoli like a swastika or an ...

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Teaching Children the Right Touch!

Sexual Abuse of Children

I used to be a teacher sometime back. One day I had visited a 6th grade class, where one girl was trying to reply to a questionnaire secretly. I saw the words, “How did it taste?” I realized that there is something wrong in this one. I took that paper ...

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Child Prattle

A little girl, studying in kindergarden, had just learnt capital and small letters of the English Alphabet. At home, she would be talking about what she had learnt. One day, when her mother took up a mop to clean the hall, she also came to clean. The mother said, “You ...

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