Monday , 25 July 2016
Fashion Updates

Tintinnabulation: Haiku

wind chimes

via GIPHY ~ Haiku ~                                                                            ~ Haiku ~ Prayers during new dawn Chanting from the distant land Music of wind chimes Shared with Haiku, Prompt: Wind — Sangeeta Mishra A Haiku is a Japanese poem traditionally comprising of seventeen syllables, in three lines ... Read More »

Unique gift ideas for a sweet Mom

mother's day gift

No matter how old or how young you are, you must admit that your mother is, has been and always will be the most important woman in your life. Every morning when you wake up and get ready for school, college or work, you never which of your things were kept where but your mother can find it in a minute. She knows what you like to eat, what you like to do, what shows you like watching on the ... Read More »

Zee Classic presents ‘India’s Finest Films’ on Saturday at 10 PM

zee classic

Three hours of entertainment. Some songs, dance, action and comedy. Sounds familiar? Bollywood movies have always been the most popular mode of entertainment in India. We are all familiar with the on-screen running around the trees, high-octane action sequences, twins separated at birth reuniting decades later with a sprinkle of romance and lots of mirch masala. We leave the theatres after watching these movies wanting our lives to be a perfect film story with a happy ending. But sometimes, we ... Read More »

Deceit: छल

deceit

Deceit, deception, fraud, falsehood, (छल in Hindi and फ़रेब in Urdu)— there are numerous synonyms of that bad, we hate a lot. But sometimes, even the most virtuous person has to play deceptive when life turns out to be a mayhem. In the battle of Mahabharata, Lord Krishna played deceptive tricks several times to safeguard the truth. He even forced Yudhishthir to speak a half truth half lie— “Ashvathama hato, naro wa kunjaro wa.” He misguided Guru Dronacharya about his ... Read More »

7 Best Day Trips from Dubai

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Dubai offers one of the best sightseeing options within the city as well as out of the city. Take a short break and come out of the world of luxury hotels, world-class malls and experience the beautiful landscapes in the outskirts of Dubai or even beyond. There is so much to explore and hence it is really difficult to collate all these day trips from Dubai in one list. What we have done is to make a short list of ... Read More »

Clock: Haiku

time saving myths

~ Haiku ~                                                                                         ~ Haiku ~ A spirited mind with constant kinetic hands Life is a live clock Life is a live clock, a synchronized clash to win the trial of time The trial of time ... Read More »

Best picks in monochrome dresses to flaunt this season

monochrome midi dress

You know what is the coolest trend of the season in dresses? It is the monochrome trend, undoubtedly! Needless to say, the trend is here to stay. It has been making fashion waves since its inception. Whosoever started it deserves our heartfelt gratitude. The black and white color coordinated trend looks extremely chic and voguish. The best thing is that it is re-inventing style in every outfit and accessory. This easy style can be adorned without much fuss for an ... Read More »

Importance of Water: Sense your dog from suffering these summers!

dog care

Water water everywhere… nor any drop to drink Keep your dog hydrated… do not let it shrink!             If you aren’t aware of this, our dogs just akin to humans are composed of almost 80 percent water. The role of fresh water is extremely vital in order to keep their body running smoothly. Especially, water is a much need for dogs at all times whether be they indoors, or outdoors. As a role of parent for our pets, it’s highly ... Read More »

Waves: Haiku

silent waves

~ Haiku ~                                                                         ~ Haiku ~ The choir of calm wind Silent waves, sapient sea Shushes before storm Timid turmoil of the ripples, tickling the sea Worried for whirlpool — Sangeeta Mishra Shared with Haiku Horizons, Prompt: ‘Waves’ A Haiku is a Japanese poem traditionally comprising ... Read More »

Denim Dungarees with a Punch of Pink! #OOTD

dungarees jumpsuits

Reigning amidst the ‘Disco Diwane’ generation of ‘80s, Denim Dungarees or jumpsuits are back with a bang in fashion scenario of 2015-16. From Nazia Hassan of ‘80s to Alia Bhatt of today, denim dungarees are considered to add a punch of panache to the looks of teens and 20’s. From ankle length to calf length to mid thighs, the varied hemline sizes are available in the stores to suit the style needs of every fashionista. I have experimented with 2 of ... Read More »

Catch-up on Lost Growth & Get the Sigh of Relief!

horlicks growth +

“Growth is never by mere chance; it is the result of forces working together.”— James Cash Penney Like James Cash Penney said it, the proper growth and development of a child depend upon many socio-familial factors, where nutrition plays the key role. Being a mother of two grown-up kids, I know about all the challenges and fears of a mother raising fussy toddlers. Those were the days when feeding my picky kids was the biggest power-struggle for me, where the ... Read More »

Thyrocare Arogyam Package: Take Thy Care

thyrocare

In this fast pacing world, what’s on stake at the most is our health. No matter how hard our efforts are, our health concerns are always sideline less or more. So, the motto to step ahead towards a healthy life should be ‘Prevention, Protection & Care’. Thyrocare, the name is enough when it comes to preventive healthcare labs. Recently, we, at The Style Symphony availed their services when we needed regular diagnostic testing of blood. As they say, ‘Prevention is ... Read More »

Music: Haiku

music

“Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and charm and gaiety to life and to everything.”— Plato The Greek philosopher and thinker Plato poured his views on music eras back, which are relevant even today. Music has a power to overpower all that is good as well as bad. Music adds to more happiness when you’re cheerful, similarly it melts the solidity of grief with its warmth and ... Read More »

Explore your Music Quotient with Nirvana City of Music!

music quotient Nirvana

Down the memory lane, when I was a kid, I always dreamt of a separate music room in my dream home. Being a trained vocalist and a great music fanatic, music resides in my mind and soul and is an inseparable part of me. In my childhood, I always wanted to live in a castle which floats on the rhythm, where symphonies echo and musical notes flutter in its foundation. That musical castle from fairy tales was indeed a dream ... Read More »

Yoga Poses to Practice Everyday Part II

yoga

In our previous blog post about Yoga, we discussed some difficult yet effective yoga poses to maintain the equilibrium of body, mind and soul. But before we practice those tough yoga poses which need optimum flexibility, we require to practice some basic ones. Following are the next set of easy yoga asanas which you can yourself practice at home without the help of any experts! 🙂 1. PRASARITA PADOTTANASANA It helps in lengthening the spinal column and stretching the legs ... Read More »