Training On Natural Farming By Thavaram Team

Thavaram NGO (group of young minds working towards the society) run by founding members Raghupathy, Sam Peter, Kanagaraj and team of friends organised ‘Farmer of a Day’ at Attapankoundanpudur, Behind SITRA last week. And the resource person was Thangavelu (Environmental Activist & Ecological Farming Expert), who imparted training to 150 odd participants including children and their parents. Training was given on Natural Farming method, Terrace Farming method, Kid Farmers, Grow Bag, Natural seed to make own green veggies at your home. Both the parents and children learnt the nuances of…

The Magical Power of Yoga

Yoga is an ancient art and modern science. The word ‘Yoga’ is derived from the Sanskrit root ‘Yuj’, meaning ‘to join’ or ‘to yoke’ or ‘to unite’. Over a period of time, yoga has evolved as therapeutic yoga consists of asanas, pranayama and savasana. Asana is a body posture or position that is steady and comfortable. Pranayama is the conscious awareness of breath: the life force that both energizes and relaxes the body. Savasana helps in relaxation of the body and mind. It’s an integral function of body, mind and…

Blood Donors were honoured with ‘Rathadhanathil Karnan’ award

About 19 members, who donated blood and saved 76 lives were honoured with ‘Rathadhanathil Karnan’ award at a function organised by Coimbatore district branch of Indian Penpals League (Mumbai) alongwith Coimbatore Friends Blood Donors Movement and KG Hospital. The event was held as part of World Blood Donation Day. Those who were present on the occasion included Coimbatore district organiser V Raja, trustee T Dharmaraj, N D Ravi, R Rashika, R P Geetharani.

Her Love For Kongu Cuisine Made Suguna Taste Success As A Food Blogger

Food is emotional. Two tablespoons of turmeric or a pinch of asafoetida are not the stars when it comes to documenting flavors and recipes. Instead, stories reveal the journey of a dish from one generation to another. Meet Suguna Vinodh, a talented food blogger, who celebrates this vibrant link. A former financial analyst, Suguna, is a real example of how unexplored certain food recipes are! With over a whooping 1 million followers for her blog named “Kannamma Cooks”, Suguna has cemented her place in the minds of people across the…

Where Doyens of Coimbatore Were Mostly Known By Their Titles And Initials

People used to address each other in a respectable manner since long. It was during the early part of the twentieth century that tradition was carried forward while welcoming change in the form of the English language. The colonial rulers were really smart. They made people think that they denoted progress in spite of the fact that they had ruined the economy of the country. English began to prevail and people accepted the language during their period of submission. It started entering mainstream life through cinema and education. Words like…

Metropolitan Round Table Donate Toilet Block To Anaikatti Tribal Children

Coimbatore Metropolitan Round Table 62 and Coimbatore Metropolitan Ladies Circle 23 inaugurated a Toilet block for tribal children at TINKLE Sevaa, Anaikatti. Ladies Circle India National President Cr.Namrata Shenoy, Round Table India Project Committee Member Tr.Elangkavi, CMRT 62 Chairman Tr. Deepak Gupta and CMLC 23 Chairperson Cr. Madhu Sancheti and TINKLE Sevaa Supremo T Sureshkumar,Trust members and public were present during the inauguration. Toilet block will benefit tribal children and women in and around Anaikatti, Coimbatore.

Be Happy And Make Your Parents Happy, KG Hospital Chairman Tells Youth

Tamil saint-poet Vallalar was compassionate towards human beings, plants and animals. It pained his heart to see the withering crops. Such was his attachment to the living beings. Vallalar fostered communal harmony. His renowned work “Thiru Arutpa” contains 8,000 verses, explaining his spiritual journey. He worshipped the Almighty in the form of jyothi. For him, meditation is the tool to realize the superior self. God is dear to those who treat the life of all beings as their own. For Vallalar mankind and all other creations are one and the…