Simhastha Kumbh Mela begins in Ujjain

Simhastha Kumbh Mela begins in Ujjain

All the 13 Akharas of saints and seers will take dip one after another for which elaborate arrangements were made along the banks of the Kshipra.The month-long Simhastha Kumbh Mela, largest congregation of Hindus began in Ujjain early Friday with the arrival of Juna Akhara for the royal bath on the banks of Kshipra river for the holy dip.A large number of people from different corners of the country have converged in the holy city…

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Why Do Men’s and Women’s Shirts Button on Different Sides?

Why Do Men’s and Women’s Shirts Button on Different Sides?

Why Are Shirt Buttons On Different Sides For Men and Women? WHY DO MEN’S AND WOMEN’S CLOTHES HAVE THE BUTTONS ON THE OPPOSITE SIDES? Women’s shirts button on the opposite side because at the time in which shirts with buttons for women became popular, rich women didn’t dress themselves. A maid of some kind did the button for them. Because most people are right handed, it’s faster for the maid to button up the shirt…

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Top 10 Countries with highest Currency Value in the World 2016

Top 10 Countries with highest Currency Value in the World 2016

10. Australian Dollar (AUD) One Australian Dollar equals $0.78 US Dollar 9. Singapore Dollar (SGD) One Singapore Dollar equals $0.75 US Dollar 8. Bruneian Dollar (BND) One Brunei Dollar equals $0.75 US Dollar 7. Libyan Dinar (LYD) One Libyan Dinar equals $0.73 US Dollar 6. Swiss Franc (CHF) One Swiss Franc equals $1.04 US Dollar 5. Euro (EUR) One Euro equals $1.13 US Dollar 4. British Pound (GBP) One British Pound equals $1.44 US Dollar…

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7.8-magnitude quake hits off coast of Ecuador

QUITO, Ecuador –A powerful, 7.8-magnitude earthquake shook Ecuador’s central coast on Saturday, cracking buildings and rattling homes as far away as the capital of Quito. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake was centered 16 miles south-southeast of Muisne, Ecuador, in a sparsely populated area of fishing ports popular with tourists. It had a depth of 12 miles. In the port city of Guayaquil, an overpass collapsed on top of a car and the roof…

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Powerful, 7.8-Magnitude Quake Hits Ecuador’s Central Coast

Powerful, 7.8-Magnitude Quake Hits Ecuador’s Central Coast

A powerful, 7.8-magnitude earthquake shook Ecuador’s central coast on Saturday, cracking buildings and rattling homes as far away as the capital of Quito. QUITO, Ecuador — Ecuador’s Vice President Jorge Glas says at least 28 people have been killed in a powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake that hit the country’s central coast. Glas said Saturday in a televised address that the dead were located in the cities of Manta, Guayaquil and Portoviejo. He said the earthquake was…

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