Sunday, May 22, 2011

Temples of Kajuraho - Travel Photos

Welcome to my Travel Photography Lens. Khajuraho in India is a notorious tourist and archaeological site celebrated for its wonderfully sculptured temples dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu, and Jain patriarchs. Both in inside and outside of the temples are splendidly carved with admirable sculptures that are commonly sensual and, at times, sexually explicit. Present Khajuraho is an undersized village, serving the tourist trade with Hotels, Restaurants and an Airport. Khajuraho's name comes from the prevalence of khajur, or date palms, in the area.

Saturday, May 21, 2011

About Sleep and Sleep Disorders

If sleepiness disturbs your daily activities, more sleep each night will increase the quality of your waking hours. If you stay awake at night and counting the stars does not help you fall asleep, you may not be in for just a dozy day ahead but also putting yourself at jeopardy for heart diseases, depression, obesity and even diabetes.

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary - Travel Photo Collection

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary - Travel Photo Collection

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary - Travel Photo Collection

Vedanthangal is the oldest Bird sanctuary in India, located near the diminutively minuscule town of Padalam in Kanchipuram district and about 75 km from Chennai. The sanctuary is proximate to both Kanchipuram and Mahabalipuram, famous tourist spots of Tamil Nadu. The place also makes a good spot for an evening stroll.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

How to Make a Perfect Cup of Coffee

Lot of people derives as much enjoyment from brewing coffee as from drinking it. And for some, making coffee is a time-honored traditional practice, and the happiness is even greater with the knowledge that one is using the same apparatus that yielded cups of the much-loved beverage 'Coffee' to the past generations.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

What is Pookalam and where can I find it?

According to the Malayalam calendar the festival takes place in the month of Chingam (August-September). The festival called Onam (Atham to Thiru Onam) which celebrates the home coming of the legendary King Mahabali. Onam Festival is unique since king Mahabali is revered by people of Kerala from the period of pre-history. During this festival period women indulge in cultural activities and make complicatedly designed flower mats called, "Pookalam" in the front entrance of the house to welcome King Mahabali. read more

Monday, May 16, 2011

TRICHY the famous tourist hub of South India

YES I LOVE THIS CITY. Trichirappally better known as "TRICHY'' is situated on the banks of River Cauvery and middle of the state Tamil Nadu. The land mark of this city is "ROCKFORT" - an unique natural structure.

Chicken Masala Recipes

We regularly prepare Chicken Masala on Sundays. It has a rich combination of spices giving it the aroma of a delightful dish. I am sure, the strong aroma of the masalas touching your nose and the brown-colored, soft, boiling chicken tempts you to taste it hot.

Tanjore Paintings - an Unique Indian Art Painting

The paintings are bright & colourful and breathtakingly beautiful. The influence in a darkened room is that of a lustrous presence. While most of the paintings are portray the 'Child Krishna and his various pranks', paintings of other divine being were also produced. In the modern times, Tanjore paintings have become a much wanted as souvenir during festive occasions in Southern India; or as pieces to decorate the walls; or as collectors' item by art lovers from around the world.

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Traffic lights were used previous to cars came onto the roads. They were invented in 1868 by British railroad signal engineer, JP Knight who created a lantern with Red and Green signals. This was mounted in from of the British House of Commons to control the flow of Horse Buggies as well as pedestrians.

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Post Your Opinion Here:

I would love to have your valuable comments or opinion about this topic.

Rabies - Caused by Animal Bite

Rabies is a deadly zoonotic disease (a disease that is spread to humans from animals) caused by a virus that attacks the nervous system. Rabies affects domestic and wild animals, and is transmitting to people through close contact with infected saliva (via bites or scratches).

Friday, May 13, 2011

Learn A Classical Language - Tamil

Groups of more recent migrants from India and Sri Lanka (due to civil war) exist in Australia, Canada, USA , several countries in Middle East and most of the western European countries. The name "TAMIL" point out not only the language, but also culture, civilization, tradition, music & etc., which are initiated from Tamil people and Tamil soil.

Subramaniya Bharathi - The Great Poet of Tamil Nadu.

Subramaniya Bharathi was a Tamil poet from Tamil Nadu, India, an independence fighter and freethinking reformer. He is also named with the admiring nickname as Mahakavi (Great Poet) Bharathi owing to his great influence to Tamil literature.

Sukkran's Gold-Plated Jewellery Store

With appropriate care, your gold plated jewels will stay new and beautiful for long time. No one will see the variation between solid gold jewellery and your gold plated jewellery and you'll have a sparkling bravura jewel at the reasonable price!

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Mango - The King of Fruits

The Mango is a well-liked fruit, so much so that it has been called as the "King of Fruits"; in the Hindu Vedas, the mangos are referred as the "food of the gods."

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Temples of Tamil Nadu

The Tamils had been the greatest of Temple builders. Temples from the pre-Christian era as well as those from the 20th century survive in this state, where the olden rulers had made outstanding contributions to the development of these Temples of great artistic value.

Monday, May 9, 2011

Sukkran's Online Shopping Store

One more great benefit of online shopping is the ability to read others' reviews, which could be from knowledgeable or simply fellow shoppers on one particular product and service. Enjoy Your Shopping Experience with my store.

About Old Age, Ageing Process and Longevity

There are several types of physical appearance that give useful clues to ageing. Greying of the hair on the scalp in both sexes is one mark, though some individuals do grey sooner than others. One more key feature is wrinkles and folds around and below the eyes, around the mouth, in the forehead and in the regions of neck and forearms.

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Bharathanatyam - Classical Dance of South India

These styles are categorized based on deviation in movement expressions and teaching methodologies. The Vazhuvoor style and Pandanallur style are especially celebrated for its masterpieces in composition.

Tirupati Tirumala Venkateswara Temple

Every day is a day of celebration at the Tirumala temple which is attracting pilgrims and tourists from all parts of the India. This holy place consists of three Prakarams (enclosures). Read below for more information.

Friday, May 6, 2011

Sukkran's Lenses


Hi, Welcome to my 'Sukkran's Lenses' page.

I am Basha aka sukkran, an Indian from Trichy, Tamil Nadu. I am a lensmaster at Squidoo - a well known publishing platform and I have been writing there since september 2008.

I love my land - "Tamil Nadu" - and its people. I hope to be publishing lenses (web pages) which will let the people of the world more information about my ancient, beautiful Tamil Nadu.

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Sabarimala - Holy place of South India

This holy place in Pathinamthitta District is surrounded by tropical forest and 18 hills. This dense forest is part of Western Ghat Mountain Ranges and the safe home for several dangerous wildlife species. Pilgrimage through this dense forest to the Temple is giving great experience.

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Burn off Body Fat the Easy Way

"Personal Trainer and Nutritionist to the Stars, Reveals all the Hollywood Secrets to Lose Fat Fast Without Spending Hours in the Gym!"

Best Camera Gifts

Select one and it is is going to be a great Holiday Gift for your lovable one!

Monday, May 2, 2011

Excellent Toys for Holiday Gifts

Blow away the past with these memorable toys which will give your kids their own treasured memories.