September 18, 2014
Swami Chinmayananda and His Mission: Part 2 - The Enlightened

Swami Chinmayananda and His Mission: Part 2 – The Enlightened

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Myself . By T.V. Antony Raj

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 The Study of Vedanta

During the summer of 1947, Balakrishna arrived in Rishikesh, and hiked one mile to the ‘Divine Life Society’, the ashram of the illustrious Swami Sivānanda Saraswati.

Swami Sivānanda Saraswati (1887–1963)

Swami Sivānanda Saraswati (1887–1963)

Swami Sivānanda Saraswati (September 8, 1887 – July 14, 1963) was a Hindu spiritual teacher and a proponent of Yoga and Vedanta. Swami Sivānanda…

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September 17, 2014
Swami Chinmayananda and His Mission: Part 1 - The Layman

Swami Chinmayananda and His Mission: Part 1 – The Layman

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Myself . By T.V. Antony Raj

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Chinmaya Mission logo

The Chinmaya Mission is a worldwide nonprofit Hindu spiritual organization with more than 250 centres worldwide. The Mission spreads the knowledge of Advaita Vedanta, the non-dual system of thought found in the Upanishads, which epitomize the philosophical teachings of the Vedas.

Swami Chinmayananda in 1990

Swami Chinmayananda in 1990

Swami Chinmayananda born Balakrishna Menon on May 8, 1916, in…

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September 16, 2014
"The Light of Faith tour" - Vatican’s St. Peter’s Cricket Club in England

“The Light of Faith tour” – Vatican’s St. Peter’s Cricket Club in England

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Myself . By T.V. Antony Raj

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The Vatican cricket team poses with the dome of St. Peter's basilica in the background. The newly-formed team will play against the Church of England first XI and the Royal household team. (Photo: Chris Warde-Jones)

The Vatican cricket team poses with the dome of St. Peter’s basilica in the background. The newly-formed team will play against the Church of England first XI and the Royal household team. (Photo: Chris Warde-Jones)

Father Tony Currer (41) leads Vatican’s first-ever cricket team. According to a released team list, seven Indians dominate the team and Father Curer is its…

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September 14, 2014
Sri Lanka, an Island with a Colourful Heritage

Sri Lanka, an Island with a Colourful Heritage

Originally posted on Shades of Pink:

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Sri Lanka map

The island paradise, Sri Lanka (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකාව, śrī laṃkāva, Tamil: இலங்கை, ilaṅkai) is the pearl of the Indian Ocean and nature’s treasure chest. It is an island country in the northern Indian Ocean off the southeast coast of the Indian subcontinent in South Asia.

Sri Lanka, formerly known as Ceylon until 1972, has…

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September 14, 2014
Sri Lanka, an Island with a Colourful Heritage

Sri Lanka, an Island with a Colourful Heritage

Originally posted on Shades of Pink:

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pekerotool 100x130. By Peker O’ Tool ©

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Sri Lanka map

The island paradise, Sri Lanka (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකාව, śrī laṃkāva, Tamil: இலங்கை, ilaṅkai) is the pearl of the Indian Ocean and nature’s treasure chest. It is an island country in the northern Indian Ocean off the southeast coast of the Indian subcontinent in South Asia.

Sri Lanka, formerly known as Ceylon until 1972, has…

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September 13, 2014
Reeva Steenkamp, the Model Killed by Oscar Pistorius

Reeva Steenkamp, the Model Killed by Oscar Pistorius

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Myself . By T.V. Antony Raj

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Reeva Steenkamp and Oscar Pistorius. (Photograph: Frennie Shivambu/EPA)

Reeva Steenkamp and Oscar Pistorius. (Photograph: Frennie Shivambu/EPA)

The 29-year-old Reeva Steenkamp, the glamorous South African model shot dead by her lover, the 27-year-old Oscar Pistorius was a fervent tweeter. She regularly tweeted about the “amazing” Pistorius, a globally admired double-amputee, who competed against able-bodied athletes at the 2012 Olympics in…

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September 11, 2014
Tennis Legend Martina Navratilova Proposes Marriage to Julia Lemigova

Tennis Legend Martina Navratilova Proposes Marriage to Julia Lemigova

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Myself . By T.V. Antony Raj

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Martina Navratilova and her Russian girlfriend Julia Lemigova at the US Open 2013 on September 7, 2013 (Source: PacificCoastNews.com)

Martina Navratilova and her Russian girlfriend Julia Lemigova at the US Open 2013 on September 7, 2013 (Source: PacificCoastNews.com)

The tennis legend Martina Navratilova (57) and the Russian beauty queen Julia Lemigova (42) have been lovers since 2006. Their dating came to an end on Saturday, September 6, 2014, when Navratilova proposed marriage to Lemigova on the big…

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September 11, 2014
I Kill about 60% of My Darlings Before Publishing

I Kill about 60% of My Darlings Before Publishing

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Myself . By T.V. Antony Raj

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blogging-tips

I edit what I write several times before I hit the “Publish” button.

On many occasions I leave my darlings aside for a fortnight or so; and then I read them, cut, append, read, juggle sentences and paragraphs, juxtapose, add, drop, umpteen times in no specific order until satisfied to a certain extent. In most cases I publish only about 60% of what I originally typed.

I…

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September 9, 2014
Actress Bhuvaneswari, the Beautiful Voluptuous Siren Caught in Prostitution

Actress Bhuvaneswari, the Beautiful Voluptuous Siren Caught in Prostitution

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Myself . By T.V. Antony Raj

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Bhuvaneshwari means “The Queen of the Universe.” In Hinduism, there are ten Mahavidya goddesses and Bhuvaneshwari is the fourth. The goddess is an aspect of Durga or Devi. She can transform situations according to her wish. The Navagrahas (9 planets) and Trimurti(Trinity) cannot stop her from doing anything, and in Tamilnadu it is the same with actress Bhuvaneswari the…

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September 7, 2014
Police Arrest Actress Shruti Chandralekha for Murdering Her Live-in Partner

Police Arrest Actress Shruti Chandralekha for Murdering Her Live-in Partner

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Myself . By T.V. Antony Raj

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On May 12, 2014, the officials of the Tirunelveli City Police and the District Revenue Department of Tirunelveli assembled at a spot in Asirvatha Nagar in Palayamkottai, Tamilnadu, India, and exhumed the body of a 36-year-old mechanical engineer and a film financier who was reported missing since January 2014.

Ronald Peter Prinzo

Ronald Peter Prinzo

According to the Police, Ronald Peter…

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