The concept of home can be different for everyone. For some it can be time spent with family, for some it can be a comfortable living space where they can move freely and do activities, for some it might be a place of leisure, for some the place to wear off all the misery of the work/stress. If differs from people to people. It is different for everyone. Building walls, roofs or floor does not mean to be a home.
To be precise, it can be termed as a house. As it has nothing in it yet. No family, no life, no sound, no movement. It is stationary and lifeless. But what adds life to it, is the people who live in it. It is the way they decorate their houses.Read More
It is the sound of the children; plead of an old man, the old rustic furniture, the beautiful garden filled with flowers and birds. It is the paintings hung on the wall; it is the favorite get-together spot for everyone. It is where most of the parties are held. It is which has witnessed deaths and the birth of new life. It is, that has seen sleepless nights during examinations and never ending quarrels between siblings.
House is a building constructed with no life in it. It is transformed into a home by the people living in it.
Home is where the memories are kept safe. Home is where the heart is. Home is where laughs are shared. Home is where comfort is. Home is the beautiful beginning and the painful ending of the life.
In these constantly shrinking world, as available space is limited it becomes difficult for a huge number of people to have some taste of nature in their house. Nowadays, all we can see is concrete laid everywhere. And who doesn’t like to wake up to the chirping of the birds, beautiful and sweet smelling flowers, and fresh mornings amidst nature. Little touch of nature/greenery adds life to a house. But in the recent world, it is not available to large number of people. At many places it demands high prices, which not everyone can afford.
But having a smaller living space does not mean that one cannot have a touch of nature in their living space. There are different ways to add some green space in your house. Terrace gardening is one the very famous and largely used way of gardening at home. Those with smaller living space can adapt to this method of gardening.Read More
One can possibly grow everything with terrace gardening. One needs to have pots for planting the vegetables and other plants, soil and necessary nutrient for the plants to have good growth.
One must make sure that the terrace or the roof of the house is water proof or there are no leakages. Also, it is important to see that the place of gardening is well lighted and properly ventilated to provide adequate sunlight to the plants.
Water the plants regularly. Do not allow the soil to get dry. Remember, soil is the most important in terrace gardening. Good soil will result in good growth of plants or crops.
In the constantly decreasing available space for greenery in the urban area, terrace gardening can prove to be the most effective method of garden. This way you can always have a green patch in your house. And in the times of inorganically grown vegetables/crops, terrace gardening can provide you fresh and organic vegetables/crops at your home.
Staying home for long time is surely difficult. Also, it contributes a lot in making a person lazy, less productive, unhealthy, and inactive. There are a certain ways by which one can spend time productively at home instead of simply wasting it watching T.V. shows or sleeping. Here we have come up with few ideas that will help you spend your time at home effectively.
It is quite impossible to keep a phone aside and read some book. But reading a book while at home is one productive way to spend the time as well as to learn something new. One can begin with reading 20 pages every day.
- Online course
There are thousands of online websites offering online courses of your interest. Joining an online course of your like will let you grow in the respective subject as well as it also provides a certificate which can be attached to your resume for better job opportunities. This is the most effective way to spend time at home.
- Learn to Cook
You can find numerous videos about various recipes that you would like to cook. Staying home, learning to cook your favorite food is an easy and fun way to spend time at home.
Adopt a routine for your health and fitness. You need not have to go to the gym for better fitness and a muscular physique. Online tutorials are available on YouTube where experts perform and teach various exercises that one can do at home. So that’s one way to save money and time by not going to the gym. Also, you can stay fit.
- Reorganize your closet
Tired of your mom yelling at you every time for the mess you’ve made in your closet? Well, you can reorganize your closet while being at home.
- Spend time with family
Once you’re done fighting with your siblings, you can spend good time with your family. You can play indoor games with your family.
Well there are few things that can help you spend your time effectively at home, instead of scrolling through face book or Instagram.
Whenever I hear this word, lots of thoughts fill my mind. And all make me confuse. Question comes what is development.
What actually it to be ? My last visit to deep inside state, force me to think about development. Wide road, tall building, Malls and others, really is it development ? On what cost we have this development. I am seeing lots of damage in environment.
Concrete forest generate more heat in environment. People wants more facility in life. They run after money and they lost their living.Read More
Development should not be big construction but it should be overall development of human being. All human should get hygienic food, residence and education. After all aim of life is to be happy.
All village should have facility of hospital, school and library etc. Nobody needs run to city for fundamental needs. Farmers should have information about weather and according they manage their cultivation. They should have good internet and other media connectives, which provide wide market for their crops.
School of villages should have global vision to explore their knowledge, for that internet and other communication should make available to all schools. Nobody has to leave their native, home for fundamentals of life that’s is real development.
The first and foremost question almost every person has in mind is what exactly is the difference between a short film and a movie. Let’s see what really the difference between these two is.
A Short film is basically any film that is too short to be considered a feature film. There are no set boundaries on this. It can more ever be defined as an original motion picture that has a running time of 40 minutes or less, including all credits.
Feature films are the backbone of the movie industry, ranking in billions of dollars each year. Box office sales are higher than ever, as people are lining up to see movies in 3D, 4D and big screen animation in records numbers.Read More
Why do you want to make a short film?
- I want to make people laugh
- I want to make people cry
- I want to make people think
- I want to scare people
- I want to express my ideas
The golden rules of making a film
- Location- make the most use of the location
- Think moving photographs, it’s all about framing and composition not action
- Always use a tripod
- Never zoom
- Minimal acting
Short films are in a way medium/platform for all types of freelancer filmmakers or aspiring filmmakers. It gives an opportunity to express one’s thoughts through a visual medium.
Shorts films are not restricted to big budgets, production house, massive sets or locations. All it needs is an idea, a camera to shoot on, actors and a laptop or desktop for editing purpose.
Rain water harvesting is the accumulating and storing of rain water for reuse before it reaches the aquifer. It has been used to provide drinking water, water for livestock, water for irrigation, as well as other typical uses. Rain water collected from the roofs of houses and local institutions can make an important contribution to the available drinking water it can supplement the subsoil water level and Increase urban greenery.Read More
Major parts of our country have been facing continuous failure of monsoon and consequent deficit of rainfall over the last few years. Also due to ever increasing population of India, the use of ground water has increased drastically leading to constant depletion of ground water level causing the wells and tube Wells to dry up.
Due to over population and higher usage level of water in urban areas, water supply agencies are unable to cope up demand from surface sources like dams, rivers, reservoirs etc. This has lead to digging of individual tube Wells by house owners.
Makarsankranti also known as “Uttarayan” in Gujarat, is widely celebrated all over India. It is celebrated on 14th of January. It marks the first day of the sun’s transit into Makara, marking the end of the month with the winter solstice and the start of longer days.
On this day, Surya puja, bonfires, kite flying etc. are done by the people across India.
Being a festival that celebrates the solar cycle, it almost always falls on the same Gregorian date every year (January 14), except in some years when the date shifts by a day for that year.Read More
Makara Sankranti is observed with social festivities such as colorful decorations, rural children going house to house, singing and asking for treats in some areas, fairs, dances, kite flying, bonfires and feasts.
The festival is celebrated by having various sweets like Til ladoo, Puran Poli, Makar Chaula, khichdi, Payesh, Pinni.
It is traditional to eat “kheer”, rice cooked in milk and sugarcane juice. It is also traditional to consume khichdi and jaggery.
One can hear loud songs playing on almost every terrace of a house. And along with that the thrilling shouts such as “Kai po chee” can be heard.
In many cities like Ahmedabad, Mumbai, etc. Kite festivals are held every year and it is attained by tourists from many different countries.
People of all age groups from kids to adults gather to celebrate this joyous festive.
Kids begin flying kites since early morning, continued till night. The sky gets filled with different colorful and Beautiful colored kites.
During the day you can see the sky full of bright beautiful colors of kites and the night turns into beautiful piece of art full of sky lanterns.
Significance of holy dip- there is evaporation process in the rivers at Makarsankranti. It can remove all kinds of diseases from our body. Therefore, the importance of bathing in rivers is very important on this day.