Health

100 simple health tips…

  100 Simple Health Tips one can easily follow ! 1. Walk for 30 minutes daily. 2. Eat a piece of fruit daily. 3. Eat whole foods instead of processed foods whenever possible. 4. Reject foods and drinks made of artificial colors or sweetener. 5. Start each lunch/dinner with salad. 6. Give your partner a hug every day before work. 7. Take a deep belly breath for three to five minutes twice a day. 8. Smell the scent of lavender to relax and sleep well. 9. Eat a handful of walnuts before bed. 10. Drink plenty of water. 11. Get 10-15…
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Desires

50 places to eat in Delhi

  Ahh FOOD ! yet another bucket list ! Want to join in ? Join the whatsapp group from : Events in Delhi/NCR   And some more links : And here is the complete list. Will fill in as I fill in :-)) 1. Jalebi at Old Famous Jalebi Wala Where: 795, Dariba Kalan Road, Dariba Corner, Opposite to Central Baptist Church, Chandni chowk 2. Dahi Bhalla at Natraj Cafe Where: 1396, Main Road Near Central Bank, Opposite, Paranthe Wali Gali, Kucha Mahajani, Chandni Chowk 3. Momos at Dolma Aunty, Lajpat Nagar Where: Alankar Cinema Road, Block A Lajpat Nagar II…
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Ponder

Thoughts on Death

  ‘There was a door to which I found no key, There was a veil beyond which I could not see; Talk awhile of thee and me there was, Then no more of thee -or me.’”  and more : “‘Into this world and why not knowing, And like water willy -nilly flowing …  ( Omar Khayyam ) Death. A fact of life. Yet one talked about in hushed, frightened tones. Something which happens to others. And we mourn the dead- knowing fully well that by that time it'd not make a twit of difference to them ! We also mourn…
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Ghazals

I will meet you again – nice poem by Amrita

Amrita-Main Tenu Pher Milangi Very nice poem by Amrita Pritam , recited so beautifully by Gulzar. Attempting translation in Gurmukhi-ongoing ..... A bit about Amrita : Amrita Pritam (31 August 1919 – 31 October 2005) was an Indian writer and poet, who wrote in Punjabi and is considered the first prominent woman Punjabi poet, novelist, and essayist, and the leading 20th-century poet of the Punjabi language, who is equally loved on both sides of the India-Pakistan border. With a career spanning over six decades, she produced over 100 books of poetry, fiction, biographies, essays, a collection of Punjabi folk songs…
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Wanderings

Chandni Chowk Street Food – yummmmm!

Chandni Chowk Street Food ! Daulat Ki Chaat   Food makes the world go round and around !- found a video, saving it here for future explorations - want to join in ? Come check out the whatsapp gtoup :     Locations : 1. Lotan ke chole kulche: sits outside shop number 2358/108, chhata shahji, Dharampura road, chawri bazar, Landmark - 200 meters from chandni chowk metro station. Timings Morning to at above place then to outside commercial School Daryaganj. 15th Aug. 2017 Update : Nearest Metro Station is Chawdi Bazar one. From Gurdwara Sisganj it is about 1…
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Smiles !

enjoy being alone……

  This was too good not to to Sunil Anand ..... मैं औऱ मेरी तनहाई, अक्सर ये बाते करते है। ज्यादा पीऊं या कम, व्हिस्की पीऊं या रम। या फिर तोबा कर लूं, कुछ तो अच्छा कर लूं। हर सुबह तोबा हो जाती है, शाम होते होते फिर याद आती है। क्या रखा है जीने में, असल मजा है पीने में। फिर ढक्कन खुल जाता है, फिर नामुराद जिंदगी का मजा आता है। रात गहराती है, मस्ती आती है। कुछ पीता हूं, कुछ छलकाता हूं। कई बार पीते पीते, लुढ़क जाता हूं। फिर वही सुबह, फिर वही सोच। क्या रखा…
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Devotional

Mittar Pyare Nu

Mittar Pyare Nu A beautiful immortal This is the beautiful shabad by the tenth Sikh master, Guru Gobind Singh, who recited it in the Machhivara forest when the Master was separated from everyone; not everyone because the connection to the Lord remain strong as always! From Mukhaarbind of Guru Gobind Singh ji; this Shabad was sung by him on the night of the cold Winter when Guru Sahib jio had earlier in the day led the Khalsa forces in the battle of Chamkaur where Guru ji fought with the huge army of enemies of Khalsa sons embraced martyrdom in front…
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