rashmi

Location new delhi
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Age 32 years
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A very simple girl


Save the Forests

In the last few decades we have seen a rapid decline in the forest cover of our land. Little has been done to protect this green cover which supports our life system, from being destroyed mercilessly. There are several factors which are responsible...

Fighting Malnutrition

We all know that health is wealth and when heath is lost everything is lost. It is in this context that the case of malnutrition needs our urgent attention before it assumes the shape of an epidemic in our country. Malnutrition results from the...

It pays to be honest

We all are quite familiar with the proverb “Honesty is the best Policy”. Honesty is the quality which makes one hold and successful in life. Most of us would agree that honesty is the fountainhead from which qualities like integrity, uprightness,...

India’s Rivers and her People

Our earth without rivers would have been a very dreary place. Water has been called Jivan or life in Sanskrit. We could have wells or tanks in the absence of rivers. But they would have been a very poor substitute for rivers. Our whole civilization...

Public opinion

The word ’public’ is very publicly used. But who all is public? And whoever the public may be, do they always have an opinion? One of England’s Prime Minister, Robert Walpole, used to say.’ Let’s sleep in a dog’s den.’ Socrates who was condemned to...

Discipline

Doing useful work is the best teacher of discipline. School and college work in boyhood and youth and some useful and suitable occupation in later life re calculated to make us a disciplined nation. We Indians are not yet a properly disciplined...

Superstitions

In ancient Egypt, when a king or a queen died or when a prince or a princess died, they were buried in the chambers of the pyramids. Along with them were buried gold pieces, diamonds and other precious stones. Several youth and maids were also...

The Unknown Geniuses

Who was the founder of algebra? Who did invent the decimal system? Who made the first wheel in the world? Who baked the first brick? Who made the first plough? Who first of all extracted oil from oilseeds? Who invented the art of writing? Who made...

The 15th of August

India celebrates every year on the 15th August her Independence Day. On this date in 1947, India was reborn as a free country. But our joy was marred because as a result of the partition of the country bloodshed on a wide scale took place in India...

The Rainy Season

There would be no life nor any vegetation on this dear old planet of ours called the earth, if there were no rain. Life did first appear in and on the waters. And it has always been nourished, renewed and refreshed by rainfall. Well-water,...

Small Good Men

When we think of the millions of people living in any country we find that only handful of them are famous men. These men are exceptions. But even these exceptional men own their gifts and power largely to the common life of their nation. But fame...

Health and Diseases

It’s not only, the human body but other bodies and objects are also subject to health and disease. Plants, trees, crops and even the soil are affected with disease. Similarly, birds and beasts. Nothing s immune from diseases. Health is a blessing...

The value of Friendship

Friendship is a precious thing- too precious a treasure to be carelessly broken or thrown away. The world handles the word ‘friend’ tightly; its real, true deeper meaning is forgotten and acquaintances of an hour or the chance-comer is designated...

Self Reliance

Self reliance or self-help is a must to achieve success, happiness and progress. It is of no use to wait for others to help, assist and guide. The saying, “ God helps those who help themselves,” very beautifully and aptly underlines the truth. Only...

Children from rich families have some obvious advantages in life compared to poorer children. They usually live in spacious houses, with large gardens and even swimming pools, where they have plenty of space to play in. They have a great many toys...

Why does time seem to stand still or move too fast?

“Time flies” thus, goes an old saying. Frequently, it seems that there is a great ideal of truth in the old saying. A modern extension of the old saying is : “Doesn’t time fly when you’re having fun ! “ Literally, this means that when you are...

How to spend your spare money wisely

Some people earn just enough to get by after they have paid their taxes and after they paid the basics of life, such as their mortgage and living expenses. Many people in more developed countries, however, have some disposable income left after...

Qualities of a Good boss

To a very great extent, a company or organization is just as good  as the person who is in charge of it. A company that is falling often has a weak person at the top, while a strong, successful company usually has a strong, successful person in...

In many countries, youngsters  have jobs when they are still studying. Sometimes, the students with jobs are high school students who are living at home. Their parents provide them with their basic requirements and, often, some pocket money. The...

Eating in or eating out?

Until the second half of the twentieth century, eating out in many countries was very rare. More difficult people might go to restaurants on special occasions, but even these occasions were celebrated at home by a great many people. The number of...