Why do elevator walls have mirrors? – interesting facts

Here is an interesting facts about why they have mirrors on the walls of elevators? MIRROR MIRROR ON THE WALL……. I”m sure you all have walked into the elevator…going up or down, looking at your reflection in the mirror that is there, thinking…hmmm…”I”m looking good!!”  or “Better check if I have that spinach stuck between my teeth!!! Bingo…. they got your mind working on...

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Consumerism is an addiction engulfing everyone.

Most people in today’s 21st century are addicted to various things. As a result, it may be said that people will buy just anything, regardless of whether they need it, or not. People feel the need to be in trend; whether in practice or in ownership of objects for two main reasons: In order to establish a status symbol, or, to have it all. Either way, both reasons are to boost one’s ego. As the world progresses, the necessity to have “what’s...

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Free International calls with smartphones

Android, iPhone and iPad  for Free international calling . Calling your friends having iPhones, Androids & iPads is free using this amazing application  which is now available on Android Market and Apple store. Not only is the Application free but also the calls are free. Viber is a app which will place a call to a friend, family & associate even if they are not on the application, Not like Skype, Fring, eBuddy and all the others which...

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Rangoli Symbolism was used as a signal

Do you have a question in mind about Why rangoli was such and important part of the Indian culture. Why it was decorated every morning and every evening outside the houses? In India the custom of putting Rangoli at the entrance door of the house has a particular significance. In India it is customary to accept guests at any time. The ‘ATITHI’ meaning guest also means ‘ having no time’ thereby meaning that the coming of the guest is not fixed...

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Why was cutting nails at night considered bad luck.

In the good old days, cutting nails at night was something to scream and shout about!! My Granny would say “How can you even think of cutting your nails at night?? Bad luck….absolutely NOT!!!”  Then she would be muttering something under her breath…something that I would not understand, but surely comprehend that I should just forget about it….and leave it when the morning comes around….. Why is that?? Why...

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Traditional Dining customs in India

Traditional Dining customs in India

The Traditional dining customs in India is not just a tradition or a custom its packed with scientific reasons to do so.  Some houses in India still follow the custom of  taking meals, sitting crossed legs on a wooden plank placed on the floor and the diner usually wears a silk pants called ‘Dhoti’ and bear top. The meals were eaten in leaves from trees joined together to form a round shaped plate known as ‘Patal’ or banana leaves placed on the...

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