14 Amazing Facts About Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th well-known president of United States of America. He was assassinated in April 1865 and since then he became a mystery with all the rumors floating around. His presidency was...

10 Famous Art Work With A Story Behind Them

From mystery behind a slight smile of the mona lisa to the 30,000 years old cave paintings, our history is suspicious and turns on our curiosity to dig deeper. In day-to-day life, we come...

Vintage Air India Posters | Travel Back in Time

Air India was the first airline of India, although it has lost its sheen due to various reasons- but, nonetheless, Air India has always remained close to our hearts! Because, it once and still...
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Toilets | Strange Habits in 18th Century

As said in our previous article about bathing not considered essential, because of the importance of water and the lack of it thereof, did you ever think how they would have answered nature’s call...
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Bathing | Hygiene: What’s Important Now, Might Not Have Been Important Then

Hygiene is one of the most important issues that we take care of. It is one of the most primary and crucial habits that we develop right from childhood. So, you think it was...
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340th Anniversary of determination of Speed of Light

We all learn that the speed of lights, travelling from sun to earth is about 299,792,458 metres per second way back in the early secondary school; but do you remember who discovered it &...
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Thanksgiving: There’s Always Little Something to be Thankful For!

Thanksgiving, a national holiday is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November in the US & second Monday of October in the Canada. Thanksgiving has its roots in the religious traditions, but it is...
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International Men’s Day | A Tribute to Men

International Men’s Day, is an annual international event, celebrated on November 19. It was officially first inaugurated in 1992 by Prof Thomas Oaster. This day aims in focusing mens & boys' health, improving gender...
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Cursed Gems #3 : Greed Results in Curse

In our previous posts, we have discussed the history behind some of the world’s most famous gems and how they went on being jinxed. In this post, we continue to probe into some other...
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Cursed Gems #2: The Curse of Delhi Sapphire & Star of India

In our earlier post, we discussed how most of the rare gems are supposedly cursed. Be it the temptation or the attitude to challenge the existing myths; people do in fact turn greedy when...