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40 Tips for a Better Life…………!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by Raj's blog on December 25, 2008

 

1. Take a 10-30 minutes walk every day. And while you walk, smile.

2. Sit in silence for at least 10 minutes each day.

3. Sleep for 7 hours.

4. Live with the 3 E’s — Energy, Enthusiasm, and Empathy.

5. Play more games.

6. Read more books than you did in 2007.

7. Make time to practice meditation, yoga and prayer. They provide us
with daily fuel for our busy lives.

8. Spend time with people over the age of 70 & under the age of 6.

9. Dream more while you are awake.

10. Eat more foods that grow on trees and plants and eat less food
that is    manufactured in plants.

11. Drink plenty of water.

12. Try to make at least three people smile each day.

13. Don’t waste your precious energy on gossip.

14. Forget issues of the past. Don’t remind your partner with his/her
 mistakes of the past. That will ruin your present happiness.

15. Don’t have negative thoughts or things you cannot control. Instead
invest your energy in the positive present moment.

16. Realize that life is a school and you are here to learn. Problems
are     simply part of the curriculum that appear and fade away like
algebra       class but the lessons you learn will last a lifetime.

17. Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a beggar.

18. Smile and laugh more.

19. Life is too short to waste time hating anyone. Don’t hate others.

20. Don’t take yourself so seriously. No one else does.

21. You don’t have to win every argument. Agree to disagree…

22. Make peace with your past so it won’t spoil the present.

23. Don’t compare your life to others’. You have no idea what their
journey   is all about. Don’t compare your partner with others.

24. No one is in charge of your happiness except you..

25. Forgive everyone for everything.

26. What other people think of you is none of your business.

27. GOD heals everything.

28. However good or bad a situation is, it will change.

29. Your job won’t take care of you when you are sick. Your friends
will. Stay in touch.

30. Get rid of anything that isn’t useful, beautiful or joyful.

31. Envy is a waste of time. You already have all you need.

32. The best is yet to come.

33. No matter how you feel, get up, dress up and show up..

34. Do the right thing!

35. Call your family often.

36. Your Inner most is always happy. So, be happy.

37. Each day give something good to others.

38. Eat more fruits and Vegetables. Good for Health.

39. Don’t over do. Keep your limits.

40. when you awake alive in the morning, thank GOD for it.

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Important health facts

Posted by Raj's blog on November 17, 2008

  • Dont keep the mobile closer to ears until the recipient answers. Because directly after dialing, the mobile phone would use it’s maximum signaling power, which is: 2watts = 33dbi. Please be careful. Please use left ear while using cell (mobile), because if we use the right one it may affect brain directly. This is a true fact from Apollo medical team.
  • Cotton Ear Buds… Please do not show sympathy to people selling buds on roadside or at Signals by buying their ear buds (instead we can give them money without taking their ear buds)….. Those were made from cotton that has already been used in hospitals. They take all the dirty, blood and pus filled cotton, wash it, bleach it and use it to make ear buds.

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Hairfall

Posted by Raj's blog on November 6, 2008

Loss of hair at a very tender age has become a common disorder these days.

Hair is formed in minute pockets in the skin, called follicles. An upgrowth at the base of the folic, called the papilla, actually produces hair ; when a special group of cells turn amino acids into keratin, a type of protein of which hair is made. The rate of production of these protein ” building blocks.” determines hair growth.

The most important cause of loss of hair is

1. Inadequate nutrition.
2. Stress leads to a severe tension in the skin of the scalp. It makes the roots of the hair weak, resulting in the falling of hair.
3. Heredity is another predisposing factor which may cause hair to fall.

The healthy condition of the hair depends, to a very large extent , on the intake of sufficient amounts of essential nutrients in the daily diet. Hair is made of protein and adequate protein is necessary for luxuriant hair.

Lack of inositol causes loss of hair. Any person having trouble with his or her hair should eat foods rich in inositol such as yeast, liver and molasses.

Persons with a tendency to lose hair should thus take a well balanced and correct diet.
It has been found that a diet which contains liberal quantities of

( i) seeds, nuts and grains,
( ii) vegetables and
(iii) fruits

would provide adequate amounts of all the essential nutrients.


Quick remedies for hairfall


1.The most effective remedy is a vigorous rubbing of the scalp with fingers after washing the hair with cold water.

2.Amla oil, prepared by boiling dry pieces of amla in coconut oil, is considered a valuable hair tonic for enriching hair growth.

3..Daily application of refined coconut oil mixed with limewater and lime juice on the hair, prevents loss of hair and lengthens them. Application of the juice of green coriander leaves on the head is also considered beneficial.

4.Another effective home remedy for loss of hair is the application of coconut milk all over the scalp and massaging it into the hair loss. It will nourish the hair and promote hair growth.

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Be Careful when eating apples

Posted by Raj's blog on November 4, 2008

Be Careful when eating apples.
Please don’t eat the skin of the apple because it’s coated with wax.
Check before eating any of the fruits.

WAX is being used for preservation purposes and cold storage.
You might be surprised especially apples from USA and other parts are more than one year old, though it would look fresh. Becox wax is coated, preventing bacteria to enter. So it does not get dry.

Please Eat Apples after removing the wax as demonstrated below. Please follow this and let know others…

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BENGALURU Airport

Posted by Raj's blog on October 24, 2008

 NEW AIRPORT AT  BENGALURU

The New Bengaluru International Airport will commence operations on Friday, May 24th, 2008 (00: 01 hrs IST of May 24th). All flights landing and departing after midnight will operate from the new airport and flights arriving before midnight (on May 23rd 2008) will also operate from the new airport. 
  
 
 
Bus Service & Home connect Taxi to BIAL
 BMTC (Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation)– VAYU VAJRA & SUVARNA Services will run 156 buses, including 40 Volvos, round the clock from key areas of Bangalore at the frequency of 15 mins including 20 buses from Electronic City. BMTC has tied up with CelCabs (080- 6060 9090) and SGL Tours and Travels (080- 4299 2399) as part of its Home connect program for the first-mile connectivity. By using this service the passenger can avail a reduction on BMTC bus fare.
 The BMTC pickup & drop points  at Airport are very close to the Arrival/Departure lounge (200 feet away)

 
  Details of the BMTC shuttle running from various locations is enclosed below .
        FromToDistance (in Km)No. of StopsFrequency (in Mins)Approximate travel time (in Hrs)Fare (in Rs.) 
 
HebbalAirport27.32100.4580 
MCTC (Mysore Road Satellite Bus stand)Airport43.78151.50135 
Jeevan BhimanagarAirport43.59151.50135 
HAL(Old Airport)Airport459152.00135 
JP Nagar (6th Phase)Airport478152.00150 
Whitefield (ITPL)Airport506102.05150 
Electronics CityAirport6610152.45200 
KoramanagalaAirport519152.10150 
Kempegowda Bus StationAirport35.85151.15120

 
Taxi services from Bengaluru Airport
 Professional taxi services with Metered fare are operated by
 Meru Cabs          : 080 – 4422 4422
Easy cabs           :  080 – 4343 4343  
 Premium Limousine cars are operated by
 Hertz                  :   (0) 9972502292
 Akbar Travels      :  080 – 66783810/ 11/ 12)
 Facilities at BIAL for Departure/ Arrival.
 1.        All cabs (Owned/ Hired) are allowed up to Departure/ Arrival terminus points. (90 Sec wait time)
2.        Alternatively, employee can use Drop-off/ Pick-up Area (P4 Slot )
–          No charges  for the first 10 Minutes
        –     Rs. 50/- for every additional  15 Minutes
 For any assistance, kindly contact FMG transport Helpdesk: 080 – 3029 4999 or mail in to ectrans.helpdesk@wipro.com  
 Note: For Client requirement continue to use the current system of booking through clientcab.bdc@wipro.com
 For more information, visit website www.bialairport.com
 UDF charges

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Sharpen the brain

Posted by Raj's blog on October 24, 2008

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Poisonous Sugarcane juice

Posted by Raj's blog on October 13, 2008

A friend whose father works for the government health inspection passed on this information.

Their job is to inspect all hawkers, their cooked food, their store hygiene, etc. They found sugar cane juice has the highest content of bacteria among all food. In fact, it has exceeded the set limit.

Hence, they had to find out why. They went round all sugar cane stores and watched the way the hawkers handled their sugar cane, wash their glasses, their entire procedure.But they couldn’t find the problem.

One day, they stayed till closing time and discovered some shocking facts! Whenever, the hawkers closed their stores, they would wash the floor with detergent.

As we know, the remaining sugarcanes will be placed at the back of the store, vertically standing and as sugarcanes are very porous, they tend to absorb whatever liquid around them.

Besides the soapy water, the dirt on hawkers’ boots, cats’ urine, etc, will all be absorbed??

A friend, who loved sugar cane juice, was pregnant. She was always drinking sugar cane juice. Anyway, one day she miscarried and the fetus was already like 6 or 7 months old.

When the doctors did an autopsy to find out why all of a sudden the fetus had died inside her, they found traces of some chemical substance, which was found in cat urine. Large traces of it.

While it would not be able to harm adults, it was extremely toxic to babies, what more a fetus? So they tried to determine how this cat urine thing could have ended up in the fetus.

This meant that it had to be digested by the mother, right? And the only logical conclusion they could come up with was that since these sugar cane juice stall holders just leave the canes lying around on the wet and dirty floor, it would not be impossible to think that stray cats could have peed on those sugar canes or near those sugar canes.

So think carefully the next time when ordering that favourite sugar cane juice!

Let’s take action to make this world a better & safer place for ALL of us & the generations to come.
Is there anyone who is going to take Sugarcane juice from hawkers anymore?

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Heart Attacks and drinking hot water/tea

Posted by Raj's blog on September 25, 2008

Heart Attacks and drinking hot Water/tea

The Chinese and Japanese drink hot tea with their meals, not cold water, maybe it is time we adopt their drinking habit while eating.

For those who like to drink cold water, this article is applicable to you. It is nice to have a cup of cold drink after a meal. However, the cold water will solidify the oily stuff that you have just consumed. It will slow down the digestion. Once this “sludge” reacts with the acid, it will break down and be absorbed by the intestine faster than the solid food. It will line the intestine.Very soon, this will turn into fats and lead to cancer. It is best to drink hot soup or hot water/tea after a meal.
A serious note about heart attacks – You should know that not every heart attack symptom is going to be the left arm hurting. Be aware of intense pain in the jaw line.
You may never have the first chest pain during the course of a heart attack.

Nausea and intense sweating are also common symptoms. 60% of people who have a heart attack while they are asleep do not wake up. Pain in the jaw can wake you from a sound sleep. Let’s be careful and be aware. The more we know, the better chance we could survive..

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Creating table without using mouse and menus in MS Word

Posted by Raj's blog on September 18, 2008

Creating table without using mouse and menus in MS Word

It is possible to create table without using mouse and menus in MS word and Outlook. Here its that…

Type the content (+——+——-+——+) in Microsoft Word and press Enter. One row of a table will be created and for more rows you can press TAB.

Step 1: +———–+————————+————-+

Step 2: (After pressing Enter having the cursor at the last ‘+’ Result will be like the below one)

Step 3: (press TAB to create more Rows)

In this ‘ + ‘ represents the column borders and ‘ ‘ represents the length of the each column. It is one of the Easter Egg in Microsoft Word.

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Hidden Programs in Windows XP

Posted by Raj's blog on September 18, 2008

SOME HIDDEN PROGRAMS IN WINDOWS XP


1- Private Character Editor
This program is for designing icons and Characters (Alphapet)
Click: start
Then: run
Type: EUDCEDIT
…………………………………………………………

2- iExpress
This Program is for conerting your files to EXCUTABLE files
Click : start
Then : run
type : iexpress
…………………………………………………………

3-Disk Cleanup
This program used for cleaning harddisk to offer space
Click : start
Then : run
type : cleanmgr
…………………………………………………………

4-Dr Watson
This program Is for repairing problems in Windows
Click : start
Then : run
type : drwtsn32
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5-Wi ndows Media Player 5.1
Opens the old media player
Click : start
Then : run
type : mplay32
…………………………………………………………

Program …………. CODE
__________ __________

Character Map = charmap
DirectX diagnosis = dxdiag
Object Packager = packager
System Monitor = perfmon
Program Manager = progman
Remote Access phone book = rasphone
Registry Editor = regedt32
File siganture verification tool = sigverif
Volume Contro = sndvol32
System Configuration Editor = sysedit
Syskey = syskey
Microsoft Telnet Client = telnet

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