Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Arts festival

An arts festival or art fair is a festival that focuses on the visual arts, but which may also center on other arts.

Arts festivals in the visual arts are exhibitions. Artists' participation in the most significant such exhibitions (such as the Venice Biennale) are by invite, and these exhibitions are organised by internationally documented curators chosen by a committee of peers. These international exhibitions must be illustrious from art fairs, market-oriented gatherings of art dealers and their wares, which have recently emerged as among the most significant art-world venues for modern art in the present-day super-heated art market.

Arizona Elk

Elk have distinct summer and winter coats, which they shed in late summer and spring, respectively. In winter; the head, belly, neck and legs are dark brown; the sides and back are grayish brown; and the rump patch is yellowish bordered by a dark brownish stripe. While the female is usually somewhat lighter, both sexes have heavy dark manes. In summer, the coat becomes a deep reddish brown. There is little to no undercoat, giving the animals a sleek, muscular appearance.

Calves are born from late May to early June after an 8 to 8 and a half month gestation. Twins are extremely rare. Calves average nearly 30 lbs. with males averaging 4 lbs. more than females. The calf is dark russet colored with white spots on the back and sides.

Tuesday, November 25, 2008


A festival is an event, usually and ordinarily staged by a local community, which centers on some single aspect of that community.

Among many religions, a feast or festival is a place of celebrations in honour of God or gods. A feast and a festival are in the past interchangeable. However, the term "feast" has also entered common worldly parlance as a synonym for any large or complicated meal. When used as in the sense of a festival, most often refers to a spiritual festival rather than a film or art festival.

In the Christian liturgical calendar there are two principal feasts, correctly known as the Feast of the Nativity of our Lord (Christmas) and the Feast of the Resurrection, (Easter). In the Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, and Anglican liturgical calendars there are a huge number of smaller feasts throughout the year commemorating saints, sacred events, doctrines, etc.

Friday, November 07, 2008

Laurel Falls

Laurel Falls is one of the most popular destinations in the park and parking at the trailhead is limited. The area is especially busy on weekends year-round and on weekdays during summer. Laurel Branch and the 80-foot high Laurel Falls are named for mountain laurel, an evergreen shrub which blooms along the trail and near the falls in May.

The trail is 2.6 miles roundtrip and considered moderate in difficulty. The trail is paved and is suitable for strollers.

Friday, October 24, 2008

Dreaming Festival, Woodford

The Dreaming is a vibrant, exciting and a valuable destination where local, national and international audiences look forward to their annual ceremony time along with the most comprehensive showcase of Indigenous arts from across the country and around the world. This three day and four night festival will have performing arts venues, bars, Ceremony grounds, traditional healing, galleries, rituals, campfire story circles and a mass of stalls, workshop avenue and food outlets. Presented by the Queensland Folk Federation, the program features film and literature components, performing arts, new media and digital technologies, food and wine fare, comedy, ceremony, exhibitions, performance artists, physical theatre, visual arts, craft workshops, music program, street performers, musicals and a youth program.

Friday, October 17, 2008


Ettumanoor is located 12 Kms north-east of Kottayam town. The ancient Siva temple here has brought glory and fame to the place. Myths have it that the Pandavas and the sage Vyasa had worshipped at this temple. The name of the place had its origin from the word 'manoor', which means the home of deer.The arattu festival of this temple is celebrated on a grand scale on the Thiruvathira day in Kumbham (February-March) every year. Large number of people flock to this temple on the 8th and 10th day of the festival when seven and half elephants made of gold (nearly 13 Kgms) will be held in public view. The temple, the wealthiest Devaswom in Kerala, has many valuable possessions.

Friday, October 10, 2008

Kanniga Parameswari Temple

This temple, dedicated to the godess Shakti is unique as it seems to be strongly influenced by the French architectural style. Located on M.G.Road, it has an unusual blend of both Tamil and French architecture. With its arched walls, ionic columns, stained glass windows and even some angel decorations, it is reminiscent of a French building. However, the inner ceiling supported by the more traditional granite pillars and the sanctum sanctoram, which has a typical Tamil design, highlights the more traditional Tamil features.

Friday, September 26, 2008

Types of Perfumes and Fragrance Categories

Perfume has always been a essential part of human culture: people have perfumed their hair and bodies with oils, resins, flower and herb extracts and animal scents since earliest history. Wearing scent is enjoyable; it is an expression of individuality; it attracts mates and makes us nice to be close to. Perfumes are more for the wearer: they make us feel wonderful.

Fragrances are classed—and priced—by their alcohol content, with the least expensive being eau de toilettes and eau de colognes containing among 3% and 8% fragrance with the other 92-97% of the content being made up of alcohol, water and color. Eau de parfum contains real perfume oils of 8-15%. You pay more for perfume because it is stronger at request and lasts longer than eau de toilette. Perfume (or “parfum”) contains somewhere between 15% and 30% of perfume oils and lasts longer than other scent types—classically around six hours. Always try to take a sample of perfume home to try for a week or two and make sure it is the correct fragrance and strength for you before buying.

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Sapphire Stones

Sapphire refers to gem varieties of the stone corundum, an aluminium oxide (Al2O3), when it is a color other than red. Sapphire can be found unsurprisingly or manufactured in large crystal boules. Because of its amazing hardness sapphire is used in many applications, including infrared optical components, watch crystals, high-durability windows, and wafers for the deposition of semiconductors, such as GaN nanorods.

The mineral corundum consists of clean aluminium oxide. Trace amounts of other elements such as iron, titanium and chromium provide corundum their blue, yellow, pink, purple, orange or greenish color. Sapphire includes any gemstone quality varieties of the mineral corundum apart from fully saturated red variety, which is instead known as ruby, and the pinkish-orange variety known as padparadscha.

Tuesday, August 05, 2008


Malaria is a vector-borne contagious disease caused by protozoan parasites. It is well-known in tropical and subtropical regions, including parts of the Americas, Asia, and Africa. Every year, there are approximately 515 million cases of malaria, killing between one and three million people, the majority of whom are young children in Sub-Saharan Africa. Malaria is generally related with poverty, but is also a cause of poverty and a major hindrance to economic development.

Malaria is one of the most common contagious diseases and an enormous public health problem. And it is caused by protozoan parasites of the genus Plasmodium. Only four types of the plasmodium parasite can transmit a disease to humans; the most serious forms of the disease are caused by Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax, but other related species (Plasmodium ovale, Plasmodium malariae) can also affect humans. This group of human-pathogenic Plasmodium class is generally referred to as malaria parasites.

Friday, July 18, 2008

Medical genetics
Medical genetics involves the analysis and perceptive of human genetic diseases and syndromes. Physicians trained as geneticists are involved in diagnosing the presence of genetic disorders, as well as providing hereditary counseling to people carrying deleterious mutations. Researchers working in medical genetics seek to recognize the hereditary component of human diseases by finding and studying the involved genes and mutations.

Friday, June 20, 2008


The name fruit has many different meanings depending on context. In botany, a fruit is the mature ovary—together with seeds— of a flowering plant. In many species, the fruit incorporates the ripened ovary and the nearby tissues. Fruits are the means by which flowering plants spread seeds.

In cooking, when food items are called "fruit", the term is most often used for those plant fruits that are edible and sweet and fleshy, examples of which include plums, apples and oranges. But in cuisine, the word fruit may also rarely be loosely applied to other parts of a plant, such as the stems of rhubarb, which are made into sweet pies, but which are not botanically a fruit at all.

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Pollution Control's design and manufacturing group delivered these four different sized burn-ovens, each with widespread custom options, counting dual-fuel capability, in just 6 weeks. Jerry Simpson, the company's president, credits quick delivery time to combined employee manufacturing familiarity totaling over 300 years.

In an effort to improve employee protection, the client company began a vigorous program to replace their present cleaning technologies, which employed hazardous materials, with a safer, pollution-free cleaning method. Their investigate ended with Pollution Control Products Co. after an Wide Security Analysis of ovens and operating measures.

Thursday, May 15, 2008

Shopping in India

India is a well known place for its arts and crafts. The arts and crafts have been perfected in India over the centuries. Traditions ,arts and techniques have been passed on from generation to generation making the techniques almost perfect. Each and every region, state, city and town in India has its own skills and their own style.
Shopping in India is a very good experience. Most of the items of India are appreciated throughout the world. Some of them are silks, spices, jewelry, handicrafts, silverware, antiques, carpets, leatherwork and so on. You can easily bargain and also we can get the products in reasonable price in India.Now we will provide a quick look into the main Indian shopping attractions and the famous shopping centers in India. Fabrics is another important thing in India.India is famous for many thing especially for its fabrics. The most popular Indian fabrics are silks, cottons, and wools etc.. The most famous places for silk in India is Varanasi, Kanchipuram, Murshidabad, Patna and Surat., The best place for the cotton is Rajasthan, especially cotton with the ‘tie and dye’ in bright colors and also popular is the Chennai, Chennai cotton known for its special ‘bleeding’ effect after a few washes. For wollens products,especially for the shawls, Kashmir is the perfect place.

Wednesday, May 07, 2008


An achene is a kind of simple dry fruit produced by many species of flowering plants. Achenes are "monocarpellate" (shaped from one carpel) and indehiscent (they do not open at maturity). Achenes have a single seed that almost fills the pericarp, however does not adhere to it. In many species, what we think of as the "seed" is really an achene, a fruit containing the seed.

Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Vitamin K and bone health

Vitamin K supplements get better bone health and lessen risk of bone fractures, mainly in postmenopausal women who are at risk for osteoporosis. Three vitamin-K proteins have been isolated in bone. Higher vitamin K levels match to greater bone density, while low levels of vitamin K have been found in those with osteoporosis. In bones, vitamin K mediates the gamma-carboxylation of glutamyl residues on few bone proteins, particularly osteocalcin. Osteocalcin is a protein synthesized by osteoblasts (bone forming cells). The mineral-binding capability of osteocalcin requires vitamin K-dependent gamma-carboxylation of three glutamic acid residues.

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Rice Bran

Rice Bran has a broad range of health benefits. It contains over 70 anti-oxidants that keep against cellular damage. It improves the energy of internal organs such as the thymus, spleen, adrenals, and thyroid. It lowers high blood-sugar levels, boosts respiratory function, reduces cholesterol and triglycerides, and helps detoxify the body. It is the only food that includes meaningful amounts of Gamma-Oryzanol - a great anti-oxidant that helps exchange fat to muscle. Rice bran is as well an important source of lecithin, a substance required for appropriate brain function.

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

The real importance of taking a multi-vitamin

Nutritional professionals, medical doctors, and scientists agree that taking an each day multi-vitamin supplement can be cheap and valuable way to safeguard your health. World Image Naturals believes that the purity and efficiency of multi-vitamins is evenly important. An inadequately formulated multi-vitamin may give a false sense of security and, more prominently, lead to unwanted health problems. The quantity and quality of life that one enjoys is straightforwardly related to the daily intake of nutrients. WIN-Daily will give your body with the much-needed nutrients to enhance and guard your health.

Tuesday, April 08, 2008

Vitamin C and Fertility

Consistent with a study conducted at the University of Texas Medical School at Galveston, inadequate amounts of vitamin C in a man’s diet can lead to agglutination of sperm. Agglutination happens when sperm cells clump together, thus inhibiting maximal progression or movement of the sperm. In accordance with Dr. Earl Dawson M.D., Ph.D., associate professor at the U of Texas at Galveston, vitamin C is as well helpful in smokers who have increased amounts of unusually formed sperm. Cigarette smoke is absorbed through the lungs and enters the circulatory system (bloodstream). Once the toxins reach the bloodstream they locate their way to the semen and this can lead to less than optimal sperm count and function. It is believed that vitamin C helps to defuse the toxic effects of cigarette smoke on the sperm. When sperm stick jointly (a condition called agglutination), fertility is reduced. Vitamin C reduces sperm agglutination, raising the fertility of men with this condition. The recommended dietary allowance (RDA) for vitamin C is 60 milligams per day used for an adult male. According to Dr. Dawson intake of 200 to 1000 milligrams per day had a valuable effect on sperm.

Women should keep away from megadoses of vitamin C because it can dry up cervical fluid, preventing sperm from reaching the egg. Limit the amount you take to the dose had in your prenatal vitamin.

Wednesday, April 02, 2008

Eye Makeup

For daytime and school, try to be your eye makeup as natural looking as possible. That means make use of neutral tones. Too much eye makeup can create you look a lot older. Make use of a light color to cover your eyelid and eye socket. After that, take a slightly darker shade and shadow in above your eye crease and down to the top of your eyelid. If you like highlighter, make use of it on your brow bone and put it on last. Use eyeliner to outline the eye as near to the lashes as possible. Some people appear good with liner on the bottom of the eye, and few don't. You will have to see what looks great on you, try one lining style on one eye, an additional on the other, and see which looks better on you. If you like mascara, apply a coat or two to the upper lashes and a bit on the lower.

Tuesday, March 25, 2008

Belly dancer lyrics from Akon

Hey ladies drop it down
Just want to see you touch the ground
Don't be shy girl go Banaza
Shake ya body like a belly dancer

Hey ladies drop it down
Just want to see you touch the ground
Don't be shy girl go Bananza (hey girl)
Shake ya body like a belly dancer

Yo, excuse me, beg your pardon girl
Do you have any idea what you starting girl
You got me tingiling, come to me mingiling
Steppin off lookin bootylicious and jingiling
When you walk, I see you baby girl
When you talk, I believe it baby girl
I like that, thick-petite n' pretty
Little touch is a ditty
Love to work the kitty like purrrrrrr
She loves to stirr it up purrrrrr
I can hear her purring up
Cause shes the type that'll get arousy of
Get you excited and call her boyfriend up (ohh)
What's the man without the plan B
We can meet up at the hutter house for the tiki
So stand by like a butty pass
While I watch this beautiful thing shake that ass

Hey ladies drop it down
Just want to see you touch the ground
Don't be shy girl go Banaza
Shake ya body like a belly dancer

Hey ladies drop it down
Just want to see you touch the ground
Don't be shy girl go Banaza
Shake ya body like a belly dancer

Girl I must say you the flyest thang in here
So hot I gon' need some rain in here
Type to make ex-gangstas bang in here
Girl you could do anything you want in here
Clown if you want to, frown if you want to
You ain't even gotta drop down if you want to
Cause I'd rather see you shake it standin
Either way you do it girl you look outstandin (uhhuuuhh)
And now you got me spending (uhhuuhhh)
The way you got that body bendin (uhhhuhh)
Ass like that girl you gotta be kickin
And we goin to church next day repentent
Lap dancing for my FA crew
Slide it ova to boo cause he want some too
Up in the VIP with no fee
Blessing you with the G even tho we gettin it free so

Hey ladies drop it down
Just want to see you touch the ground
Don't be shy girl go Banaza
Shake ya body like a belly dancer

Hey ladies drop it down
Just want to see you touch the ground
Don't be shy girl go Banaza
Shake ya body like a belly dancer

Girl shake ya body body
With somebody body
Whatever you do don't break your body body
After the party party
Grab a hottie hottie
In the back seat of your Mazaratti-ratti
Jiggle jiggle it to the left (ah ah ah)
Jiggle jiggle it to the right (ah ah ah)
Jiggle it to the front then jiggle it to the back
And jiggle jiggle it all all night (ah ah ah)

Hey ladies drop it down
Just want to see you touch the ground
Don't be shy girl go Banaza
Shake ya body like a belly dancer

Hey ladies drop it down
Just want to see you touch the ground
Don't be shy girl go Banaza
Shake ya body like a belly dancer

Hey ladies drop it down
Just want to see you touch the ground
Don't be shy girl go Banaza
Shake ya body like a belly dancer

Hey ladies drop it down
Just want to see you touch the ground
Don't be shy girl go Banaza
Shake ya body like a belly dancer

Thursday, March 13, 2008

Thermoregulation in humans

Thermoregulation is an essential aspect of human homeostasis. Humans have been capable of adapt to a great diversity of climates, together with hot humid and hot arid. High temperatures cause serious stresses for the human body, placing it in great danger of hurt or even death. To deal with these climatic conditions, humans have urbanized physiologic and cultural modes of adaptation.

The skin assists in homeostasis (keeping different aspects of the body unvarying e.g. temperature). It does this by reacting in a different way to hot and cold conditions in order that the inner body temperature remains more or less constant. Vasodilatation and sweating are the primary modes by which humans attempt to lose excess body heat. The effectiveness of these methods is inclined by the character of the climate and the degree to which the individual is acclimatized.

Wednesday, March 05, 2008

How do I move up my business with seo services?

If you are looking to develop your business, SEO services can help out immensely. If you are not on the first or second page of the results for your targeted keywords, you nearly all likely won’t have many visitors that arrive from search engines. More visitors’ online equals more sales.
SEO services can get you accepted. Having articles syndicated with your name on them, having blog posts written about your merchandise and / or service, having positive reviews written about you and directories with your business listing in them can help out. SEO experts can perform things to make your website come across more attractive to your visitors and to the search engines so that you make out results.

If you sell online collectibles and are optimized for numerous popular search terms for this kind of product, you have more chances of being found by your target viewers. An SEO consulting firm can help out you determine the best target words that can bring you the most visitors and they can help you come across ways to get more potential clients to see your company. While some people use pay per click campaigns, it’s expected that the vast majority of pay per click visitors do not equal sales. Why not use whole results that are proven as more expected to turn into a sale? Why not spend a little on seo and get a lot in terms of ROI?
Investing in search engine welcoming techniques can help out your company in the long run. Some SEO packages will assist you get to the top of the search results on the top half a dozen search engine companies. Few SEO consulting packages will as well work with you on an ongoing basis to keep you there. There are many things that these specialist organizations can do for you.

When you look at this professional search engine or internet marketing services, do a bit of homework on the company you are taking into consideration. See whether they guarantee ethical use of search engine tools and assure to deliver with a guarantee. It’s also clever to look at their references and research whether or not they have been in business for some time.

There are some shady practices out there that may get you initial immediate results but won’t work in the long term. Not just do you want to rise to the top of the search engines but you wish for to stay there. Successful SEO consultants make out what it takes to both get there and to assist keep you there. If you are in an ordinary business, you’ll have a lot of competition for top spot on Google, MSN and Yahoo. The majority companies worth dealing with will assure first page results.

Investing in your business with search engine optimization is similar to an advertising campaign for anyone out in cyberspace. You wish for to get the attention of as many of your target customers as possible. While many methods exist to obtain their attention, seo services are by far the results that offer the uppermost yield or go back on your investment.

Wednesday, February 27, 2008


A plum or gage is a stone type of fruit tree in the genus Prunus, subgenus Prunus. The subgenus is distinguished from additional subgenera (peaches, cherries, bird cherries, etc) in the shoots containing a terminal bud and the side buds solitary (not clustered), the flowers being grouped 1-5 together on short stems, and the fruit containing a groove running down one side, and a smooth stone.

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Dynamic Memory in C++

Until now, in all our programs, we have simply had as much memory obtainable as we declared for our variables, having the size of all of them to be determined in the source code, before the implementation of the program. However, what if we need a variable amount of memory that can simply be determined during runtime? For instance, in the case that we necessitate some user input to determine the required amount of memory space. To solve such problem the answer is dynamic memory, for which C++ integrates the operators new and delete.

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Lynx Browser

Lynx is a text browser that lets you greater speed than graphical browsers. It is the text browser for the World Wide Web. Lynx 2.8.5 runs on Un*x, VMS, Windows 95/98/NT, DOS386+ but not 3.1, 3.11, or OS/2 EMX. The present developmental version is as well available for testing. Ports to Mac are in beta analysis.

Tuesday, February 05, 2008


The carrot (Daucus carota subsp. sativus) is a root vegetable, generally orange or white, or pink in color, with a crunchy texture when fresh. The appropriate for eating part of a carrot is a taproot. It is a cultivated form of the wild carrot Daucus carota, national to Europe and southwestern Asia. It has been bred for its very much inflamed and more palatable, less woody-textured edible taproot, but is still the similar species.

It is a biennial plant which grows a rosette of leaves in the spring and summer, at the same time as building up the fat taproot, which stores big amounts of sugars for the plant to flower in the second year. The peak stem grows to about 1 m tall, with an umbel of white flowers.

Carrots can be eaten raw, complete, chopped, grate, or added to salads for color or texture. They are also time and again chopped and boiled, fried or steamed, and cooked in soups and stews, as well as fine baby foods and choose pet foods. A well known dish is carrots julienne. Grated carrots are used in carrot cakes, as healthy as carrot puddings, an old English dish thought to have originated in the early 1800s.

Tuesday, January 29, 2008


A forest is a region with a high thickness of trees. There are lots of definitions of a forest, based on a variety of criteria. These plant communities cover large areas of the world and function as animal habitats, hydrologic flow modulators, and soil conservers, comprise one of the most main aspects of the Earth's biosphere. Although often thought of as carbon dioxide sinks, mature forests are about carbon neutral with only disturbed and young forests acting as carbon sinks. However mature forests do play an important role in the global carbon cycle as stable carbon pools, and clearance of forests leads to an increase of atmospheric carbon dioxide levels.

Forests can be found in all regions talented of sustaining tree growth, at altitudes capable of the tree-line, except where natural fire frequency is too high, or where the surroundings has been impaired by natural processes or by human activities.

Monday, January 21, 2008

What is Planet?

A planet is an extraterrestrial body orbiting a star or stellar remnant that is huge adequate to be rounded by its own gravity, not very big enough to cause thermonuclear fusion in its core, and has cleared its nearby region of planets.

After stars and stellar remnants, planets are some of the most massive objects identified to man. They play a vital part in the structure of planetary systems, and are as well considered, along with large moons, the most possible environment for life. Therefore planetary science is crucial not only to comprehend the structure of the universe, but as well to better know the development of life, and to aid the search for extraterrestrial intelligence. In addition, the planets visible from Earth have played a very important role in the shaping of human culture, religion and philosophy in abundant civilizations. Even at present, many people carry on to believe true the movement of the planets affects their lives, all though such causation is discarded by the scientific community.

Tuesday, January 08, 2008

What is Core of sun?

The core of the Sun is considered to make bigger from the center to about 0.2 solar radii. It has a mass of capable of 150,000 kg/m3 (150 times the density of water on Earth) and a temperature of about to 13,600,000 kelvins (by compare, the surface of the Sun is close to 5,785 kelvins (1/2350th of the core)). Through the majority of the Sun's life, energy is formed by nuclear fusion through a series of steps called the p-p (proton-proton) chain; this method converts hydrogen into helium. The core is the only spot in the Sun that produces a large amount of heat via fusion: the rest of the star is heated by energy that is transferred outward from the core. All of the energy formed by fusion in the core must travel through many repeated layers to the solar photosphere before it escapes into space as sunlight or kinetic energy of particles.