Pencil/Pen holder using ice-cream sticks

There were a couple of thick, spiral cardboard ( very thick sheet roll of cardboard) at home which we got while purchasing the exhaust fan and I didnt feel like throwing it away as it was very thick.. Also during dasara and summer holidays, we can help our children to keep themselves away from boredom … Continue reading Pencil/Pen holder using ice-cream sticks

Return gift ideas / Give-away ideas for kids

In recent times we have been giving away gifts to kids in the form of return gifts during occasions like kid birthdays, aksharaabhyasa or vidyarambham and few such events.. When we were young return gifts used to be given during marriages, namakarana (naming ceremony) etc..Lately it has become very common to give gifts to mark … Continue reading Return gift ideas / Give-away ideas for kids

Shodashopachaara (ಷೋಡಶೋಪಚಾರ ) pooja vidhana

In Hindu religion, we worship Gods/Goddesses in 16 steps called 'Shodashopachaara' means 16 steps of worship.. It is somewhat similar to welcoming the guests inside our homes.. Below have given steps in a simple manner ... My father says that though the upachaaras(pooja steps) are performed to the diety, it is indirectly cleansing of our … Continue reading Shodashopachaara (ಷೋಡಶೋಪಚಾರ ) pooja vidhana

a aa e ee kannadadaa aksharamaale (ಅಆಇಈ ಕನ್ನಡದಾ ಅಕ್ಷರಮಾಲೆ) lyrics

This song penned by Shri R N Jayagopal has the teaching and morals of life , explained in the form of a song for the kids as well as for the ones who are beginners to kannada.. Can we recall it now 🙂 Movie :: KaruLina Kare Lyricist :: Shri R N Jayagopal Singers :: … Continue reading a aa e ee kannadadaa aksharamaale (ಅಆಇಈ ಕನ್ನಡದಾ ಅಕ್ಷರಮಾಲೆ) lyrics

Dasara habba mattu devi upaasane (ದಸರಾ ಮತ್ತು ದೇವಿ ಉಪಾಸನೆ )

Hello my dear reader friends, Wish you all a very happy Dasara..ದಸರಾ ಹಬ್ಬದ ಶುಭಾಶಯಗಳು.....!! Whenever I hear about dasara I can recall few things like, 'Mysore Dasara', GombegaLa habba, Gombe baagina, Durga puja in West Bengal, arrangement of dolls etc.. I can also recall my uncle (sodara maava) who used to grow tene or crop … Continue reading Dasara habba mattu devi upaasane (ದಸರಾ ಮತ್ತು ದೇವಿ ಉಪಾಸನೆ )

Nanna muddu taare (ನನ್ನ ಮುದ್ದು ತಾರೆ ) lyrics

This song is so meaningful and awesome lullaby to sing for a child... Let's recall the lyrics readers .. Movie Name :: Mankutimma (ಮಂಕುತಿಮ್ಮ) Lyricist :: Chi. Udayashankar Singer :: Shri S P Balasubramanyam Music :: Rajan-Nagendra Nanna muddu taare haaaaha naguthali baare ninna bittu endigoo naaniralaare || nanna muddu taare naguthali baare ........... hmmmmm … Continue reading Nanna muddu taare (ನನ್ನ ಮುದ್ದು ತಾರೆ ) lyrics

Kobbari Mithayi/ Coconut Burfi (ಕೊಬ್ಬರಿ ಮಿಠಾಯಿ) Recipe

Dear reader friends, It has been very short-span of time, since I started blogging and I am really feeling very happy and awesome for your constant support since then, and each and every visit of yours making me feel very special and to write more... Please continue to read and comment your feedback through mail … Continue reading Kobbari Mithayi/ Coconut Burfi (ಕೊಬ್ಬರಿ ಮಿಠಾಯಿ) Recipe

Shri Mahalakshmi Ashtaka Stotra (ಶ್ರೀ ಮಹಾಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ಅಷ್ಟಕ ಸ್ತೋತ್ರ)

ಇಂದು ಶುಕ್ರವಾರ ಶುಭವ ತರುವ ವಾರ ಅಲ್ವಾ ಓದುಗರೇ, ಇವತ್ತು ನಾವು ಮಹಾಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ಅಷ್ಟಕ ಸ್ತೋತ್ರ ಹೇಳೋಣವೇ ? 🙂 Let's recite mahalakshmi ashtaka/Shree Mahalakshmi Stotra today...   ನಮಸ್ತೇಸ್ತು ಮಹಾಮಾಯೆ ಶ್ರೀ ಪೀಠೆ ಸುರಪೂಜಿತೆ | ಶಂಖ ಚಕ್ರ ಗದಾಹಸ್ತೆ ಮಹಾಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ನಮೋಸ್ತುತೆ || ನಮಸ್ತೆ ಗರುಡಾರೂಢೆ ಕೊಲಾಸುರ ಭಯಂಕರಿ | ಸರ್ವಪಾಪಹರೆ ದೇವಿ ಮಹಾಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ನಮೋಸ್ತುತೆ || ಸರ್ವಜ್ಞೆ ಸರ್ವವರದೇ ಸರ್ವದುಷ್ಟ ಭಯಂಕರಿ | ಸರ್ವದು:ಖ ಹರೇ ದೇವಿ ಮಹಾಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ನಮೋಸ್ತುತೆ … Continue reading Shri Mahalakshmi Ashtaka Stotra (ಶ್ರೀ ಮಹಾಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ಅಷ್ಟಕ ಸ್ತೋತ್ರ)

Bhoomiyu biriyali (ಭೂಮಿಯು ಬಿರಿಯಲಿ) song lyrics

Hello my dear readers!!!!! Today, being thursday, let's recall this famous song penned by Shri Udayashankar dedicated to Guru Raghavendra Swamy.. In the movie this song is sung with full devotion, Guru raayaru gives moksha to a negative energy which was creating havoc in the family... Movie Name:: Naa ninna bidaLaare Singer:: Smt S.Janaki Lyricist:: … Continue reading Bhoomiyu biriyali (ಭೂಮಿಯು ಬಿರಿಯಲಿ) song lyrics