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Inspire : Viral on YouTube : This is what war does to children

Just because it is not happening here, doesn’t mean it is not happening!  A young girl’s life gets turned upside-down in this tragic second a day video. Could this ever happen in the UK / any country? This is what war does to children.  Share this #STOPWAR #WELOVEPEACE #PEACE #SayNoToWeapons Courtesy : SaveTheChildrenUK

Know : 11 Burial Practices you may never heard of

1. Air Sacrifice – Mongolia Lamas direct the entire ceremony, with their number determined by the social standing of the deceased. They decide the direction the entourage will travel with the body, to the specific day and time the ceremony can happen. Mongolians believe in the return of the soul. Therefore the lamas pray and offer food to keep evil…

Remember? : "Amul Surabhi" – a popular TV Show

That was not an era of the Internet, even mobile phones were high-tech machines that time. Doordarshan channel and the classic Antenna were the main entertainment in India. I am talking about the 90’s. One show in particular invaded the hearts of millions that time. Do you remember the TV show “Amul Surabhi”? People who used to watch Doordarshan in the 90’s…

Documentary : Know Mexico

Mexico officially the United Mexican States is a federal republic in North America. It is bordered on the north by the United States; on the south and west by the Pacific Ocean; on the southeast by Guatemala, Belize, and the Caribbean Sea; and on the east by the Gulf of Mexico.Covering almost two million square kilometres (over 760,000 sq mi), Mexico is the fifth largest country in the Americas by total area and the 13th largest independent nation…

Know : National Anthem | Antigua and Barbuda

“Fair Antigua, We Salute Thee” is the national anthem of Antigua and Barbuda. Written by Novelle Hamilton Richards and composed by Walter Garnet Picart Chambers, it was adopted upon independence in 1981. God Save the Queen is still the Royal anthem. Fair Antigua and Barbuda We thy sons and daughters stand Strong and firm in peace or danger, To safeguard our native land: We commit ourselves to…

Eco Preservation : Palmyra Palm Trees

Borassus (Palmyra Palm) is a genus of six species of fan palms, native to tropical regions of Africa, Asia and New Guinea. They are tall palms, capable of growing up to 30 m high (98 ft). The leaves are long, fan-shaped, 2 to 3 m in length. The flowers are small, in densely clustered spikes, followed by large, brown, roundish fruits. Palmyra palms are economically useful, and widely cultivated in tropical…

Documentary : Know Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan

Kazakhstan officially the Republic of Kazakhstan, is a contiguous transcontinental country in Central Asia, with its smaller part west of the Ural River in Eastern Europe. Kazakhstan is the world’s largest landlocked country by land area and the ninth largest country in the world; its territory of 2,727,300 square kilometres (1,053,000 sq mi) is larger than Western Europe. It has…

Documentary : Know Austria

Austria officially the Republic of Austria (German: Österreich), is a federal republic and a landlocked country of roughly 8.47 million people in Central Europe. It is bordered by the Czech Republic and Germany to the north, Hungary and Slovakia to the east, Slovenia andItaly to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west. The territory of Austria covers 83,855 square kilometres (32,377 sq mi) and has a temperate and alpine climate. Austria’s terrain is highly mountainous due to the presence of the Alps; only 32% of the country is below 500…

Know : National Anthem | Angola

Angola Avante! (Forward Angola!) is the national anthem of Angola. It was written by Manuel Rui Alves Monteiro (1941) and composed by Rui Alberto Vieira Dias Mingas (1939). It was adopted in 1975 upon independence from Portugal. Portuguese lyrics English translation Kongo translation Ó Pátria, nunca mais esqueceremos Os heróis do quatro de Fevereiro. Ó Pátria, nós saudamos os teus filhos Tombados pela nossa Independência. Honramos…

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