Saturday, March 28, 2015

Purnima: Full Moon


According to Hindu tradition, the demon Holika traps during winter nature and men in an icy stasis, curbs the desire of the seeds to life, the impulses of love, clip the wings of birds. Then the full moon of February, the Tithi white, brings the party Phalguna, which celebrates the life energy with the return of sounds and colors. Occult power cosmic issues an order and the forces of regeneration hidden in creatures and elements are activated, expressing their essence.

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Bishop House Kolkata

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The highest body of the Christian community, the Bishop of Calcutta stays in the Bishop House. The bishop, in some Christian churches, is in charge pastor of a diocese, and in Catholicism as in orthodoxy, and in all the churches who believe the historic episcopate, is considered a successor of the apostles. The word comes from the greek episcopos, which means supervisor, overseer.

Friday, March 20, 2015

ITC Sonar


Built in 1928, Virginia House is the corporate headquarters of ITC Limited. Originally incorporated as Imperial Tobacco Company of India in 1910, it became India Tobacco Company in 1970. Imperial Tobacco is a leading international company in the tobacco industry with a portfolio of brands and products. 4th producer of tobacco in the world, tobacco and accessories based in Bristol and listed on the London Stock Exchange.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Crescent Moon


Knowing the phases of the moon can be very useful in a variety of areas from agriculture to gestation, through the study of the character and personality of each of us. The Moon, the satellite of our planet Earth, has always been the subject of investigations and scientific studies, romantic serenades and evenings spent with its nose pointing toward the night sky studded with stars. A particular celestial body, able to influence a number of factors land, agriculture mood of the people. 

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Queens Mansion Kolkata

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Galstaun Mansion or more popularly Queens Mansion, have the distinction of being the largest mansion in Calcutta. Completed in 1923, it has a large frontage and from its roof splendid views of Calcutta and the river beyond can be obtained. The Mansion is a synthesis of Renaissance architecture, Baroque and Rococo within the city walls. The Mansion was built in the place of existing buildings.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Academy of Fine Arts

Academy of Fine Arts

The Academy of Fine Arts in Cathedral Road was inaugurated in 1933, to develop a modern educational institution of the arts that could satisfy the new requirements of the applied arts. It has a room where they are exposed sketches and paintings of the poet Tagore. It has an auditorium where they are organized plays and ballets. Academy of Fine Arts is a type of institution of higher learning, dedicated to the art visual and applied art. The academies may grant academic degrees for the first level equivalent to graduation and second level equivalent to Masters, while they are being depleted the old order of four-year degrees to the already treated for the purposes of public competitions and teaching.

Monday, February 16, 2015

Kolkata Shiva Lingam


The Shiva Lingam is a stone whose beneficial effects on the person and use for ritual purposes dates back to ancient times. The Shiva Lingam contain the highest vibration of all stones on earth. They give off a vibe that cleanses your sacred space or home. The stone represents both the male energy that the feminine energy: its shape represents the male aspect of creation, while the signs on it, a shade of brown that tends to red, are considered auspicious and symbolize Yoni, the female aspect of creation.