Written on Sep, 25, 2016 by in | Comments Off on DEATH OF A SWAMI WHO BUILT A HINDU MANDIR AS LONDON’S ANSWER TO THE TAJ MAHAL
DEATH OF A SWAMI WHO BUILT A HINDU MANDIR AS LONDON'S ANSWER TO THE TAJ MAHAL

London newspapers highlight the death of a Hindu priest – Pramukh Swami Maharaj who built a timeless Shri Swaminarayan Hindu Temple or simply as Neasden Temple in London. He was born on December 7 1921 and died on August 13 2016 at the age of 95. This was the largest traditional Hindu temple built outside India at that time in …

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Written on Sep, 11, 2016 by in | Comments Off on THE RISE, FALL & RISE OF MOSQUITOES AND MALARIA
Female anopheles mosquito having dinner

The buzz of mosquito (Spanish for little fly) has become louder again since some sporting people got malaria during Rio 2016 Olympics in Brazil, and Zika virus has reached Florida in the US. In the battle for survival there is a recent discovery of how mosquitoes find their “attractive” victims. It seemed malaria was headed for history books but it …

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Written on Sep, 04, 2016 by in | Comments Off on LATEST HYPE IN THE WEST FOR “SUPERFOODS” – MEITEI DIET
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12 health benefits of pomegranate – rich in anti-oxidants and vitamins   A superfood is a nutrient-rich diet containing balanced ingredients of proteins, fats, carbohydrates, minerals and vitamins, that is beneficial for health and well-bring. In modernity, a diet is no longer “foreign” to any global region. You can eat continental food or Chinese and Indian food in any global …

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Written on Aug, 28, 2016 by in | Comments Off on MANIPURI TRIBALS MUST FIGHT FOR THEIR RIGHTS – MEITEI ST CONVERSION IS NOTHING TO DO WITH THEM
MANIPURI TRIBALS MUST FIGHT FOR THEIR RIGHTS - MEITEI ST CONVERSION IS NOTHING TO DO WITH THEM

Only Negotiations to craft agreements that give everyone more from better relationships will stop Manipur waltzing into the sunset. All communities in Manipur are having unwavering principles of culture (ignore ex-governor Shanmuganathan – the last intelligent man from South India) drawn to danger like a moth to flame. They spend so much energy wanting to poke wasps’ nests, just because …

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Written on Aug, 22, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

Dear Reader, While this website is under construction, please visit my previous published articles in the “The Sangai Express” Here  

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Written on Aug, 21, 2016 by in | Comments Off on THE WONDERS OF PLANKTON – ORIGIN OF TREES AND FORESTS
PLANKTON

The topic of this column is based on the opening ceremony of Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Though it was a cut price performance because of economic depression, at less than half the cost of London Olympics 2012 (£9.3bn), it was glitzy and sexy with super model Gisele strutting catwalk along the length of Maracana stadium, followed by Samba dancers in …

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Written on Aug, 14, 2016 by in | Comments Off on WOULD YOU LIKE TO LIVE 100 YEARS – IN MANIPUR
One hundred year old student going for doctorate in India

TRIBUTES: The day Manipur stood still: Tuesday, August 9 2016, when Irom Sharmila Chanu gave up her fast after 16 years, by overcoming the mental conundrum she was faced with, without her mind scarred and heart damaged as an ‘Iron Lady’. She is the bravest of the brave. The true essence of courage for a person is to feel the …

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Written on Aug, 07, 2016 by in | Comments Off on SIX MANIPURI ATHLETES IN TEAM INDIA FOR RIO SUMMER OLYMPICS 2016
SIX MANIPURI ATHLETES

Rio de Janeiro or simply Rio is hosting the 2016 Games of the XXXI Olympiad from August 5-21. Rio de Janeiro is the coastal capital city of the state of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, whose best known landmark is the statue of Christ the Redeemer. The Opening Ceremony will be held in the largest football stadium – Marcana Stadium, …

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Written on Jul, 31, 2016 by in | Comments Off on ADVANTAGES OF PRIVATE EDUCATION IN MANIPUR
Amrita, Director, SIshu Nishtha Niketan, Imphal

This coming-of-age story of Manipur feels like a familiar terrain to my own life. The best gift parents can give to their children is a good education. When one’s children fail educationally, a dustbowl of disappointment opens up before the parents. There is now evidence in Manipur that private (independent) schools are better than state schools as presented by trends …

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Written on Jul, 24, 2016 by in | Comments Off on MEITEI RELIGIOUS EVOLUTION & SECULAR HUMANISM
MEITEI RELIGIOUS EVOLUTION & SECULAR HUMANISM

  This column is in response to a request from a TSE reader,  Living Malangmei, who liked my previous article. The bulk of the world’s population adheres to some sort of religion. As there is a variety of religions, a confusion has arisen among many who can think for themselves. The first cause of religious confusion is not knowing which …

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