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By Madhushri Mudke On 21 Jan, 2017 At 03:23 PM | Categorized As Education, Featured, Lifestyle, Miscellaneous, Travel and Leisure | With 0 Comments

A team of scientists have recently unearthed a large aquatic frog from the Western Ghats of India. The frog is reported from three sites on the coasts of Karnataka, including Herga village near Manipal. This frog calls like a bird and probably this is the reason why it has been ignored all these years. In […]

By Admin On 10 Jan, 2017 At 10:54 AM | Categorized As Lifestyle, Travel and Leisure | With 0 Comments

Thanks to technology, many activities in one’s day-to-day life have improved. Tasks become easier, quicker, and better. So why not implement the same approach to one’s living space? Home automation is just that. Also referred to as domotics, home automation means being able to automatically, and electronically, control one’s various household functions and appliances; all […]

By Madhushri Mudke On 6 Jan, 2017 At 11:14 PM | Categorized As Education, Featured, Lifestyle, Miscellaneous, Travel and Leisure | With 0 Comments

Heartfelt thanks to each and every participant of “Frogs of Manipal’ club. We are now a brilliant gang of 133 frog lovin’ members! This informal club was created in October 2016 and team Frogs of Manipal (FoM) has made some awesome discoveries since then. So on this first Friday of 2017, let’s recap everything that […]

The holiday season is here! Without any argument, it is the best season to find a comfortable couch, a warm blanket and some chocolate brownies. Watching Game of Thrones or Netflix is indeed a great idea while snuggling up, but I’d rather watch frog documentaries. Why? Because these have taken me on an awesome trip […]

By Madhushri Mudke On 18 Dec, 2016 At 09:42 PM | Categorized As Education, Featured, Lifestyle, Travel and Leisure | With 0 Comments

In many human cultures around the world, frogs have long been associated with fertility and breeding. This is because of their association with life-giving water. Right from Egypt to India to the Mayan region in North America, people have considered frogs to be the symbols of fertility. Heqet, an Egyptian goddess of fertility is represented […]

By Sushma Harish On 17 Dec, 2016 At 12:53 PM | Categorized As Featured, Lifestyle, Travel and Leisure | With 0 Comments

I came, I saw, I loved it! The wooden chariot with tiny flags, flowers and lights; Priests and their chants; The floating mass of people in high reverence, older generation with folded hands; Complete spirits of  Lord Venkataramana; The gongs, cymbals, drums, conch, the lamps,  flowers of variety; Aroma of authentic temple prasad food; Folks in their […]

By Guest Blogger On 14 Oct, 2016 At 12:05 PM | Categorized As Lifestyle, Travel and Leisure | With 1 Comment

With the festival of Diwali just around the corner, the energies of people are on all-time high. People shop for their friends, families and loved ones. Splurging money without guilt forms the norm of the occasion.  Before it gets too late and the festive rush makes it impossible for you to scout for the best […]

By Vishaal Bhat On 2 Sep, 2016 At 07:53 AM | Categorized As Entertainment, Lifestyle, Sports, Travel and Leisure | With 0 Comments

How often do we reminisce about our childhood friends? The naughty pranks we played on each other, the inside jokes, the endless hours spent together, the joyful celebrations at each others success – all these where the Asli yaari moments of our lives! Everyone dreams of having a true and faithful friend but not all […]

By Guest Blogger On 15 Aug, 2016 At 11:12 AM | Categorized As Lifestyle, Travel and Leisure | With 0 Comments

While you are maintaining your own garden, you will definitely look for the best apparatus which will surely fulfill your purpose of carrying on the gardening work properly. A proper accessory for watering the plants will definitely be needed and here a proper hose can make it successful for you. Various types of hoses are […]

By Guest Blogger On 21 Apr, 2016 At 03:43 PM | Categorized As Travel and Leisure | With 0 Comments

While most people were celebrating an auspicious start to a new year last week, I was celebrating a whole new chance at life! They say that when you do something ten thousand times, you get really good at it. That day I had crossed 8,800 km on my less than a year old Honda and […]

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