A monk told a Zen master about a problem that constantly brought tears to his eyes. “Master, will you tell me how to get rid of it?”
“All right,” said the master. “Listen to this joke.”
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(S)Tahr Of The Nilgiris
The Nilgiri tahr is an endangered mountain goat found only in the hill ranges of the Western Ghats in Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
Tommy, The Tuff
A Dog story
The One-Legged Sadhu And The Disappearing Ganga
Over And Over Again
A Zen tale retold by Aquarius
A tale of grit and courage
Bapu Beyond India
Glimpses of places in England and South Africa which have the honour of being associated with the Mahatma.
The Ghost Trio
THE atmosphere in Spooky Foundation School was far from pleasant. In the class for beginners, little ghosts sat huddled in their chairs waiting for their teacher Professor Coldblood, a tough taskmaster, to arrive and announce their grades.
The Halloween Nightmare
A costume party? I’m not going.”
Master of the High Seas
Navy Day is celebrated on 4 December to commemorate India’s victory in the 1971 Indo-Pak War.
Why Monsoon Matters!
The three girls, studying in the 4th standard in Bilpudi, say the rainy season is their favourite time of the year. “I like to sing and play in the rain,” says Jacinta Rathad. “I play with my brother when it rains,” admits Kalista Hadal. She says her grandfather goes fishing in the river with men from the village. A heavy rain can send water gushing into the river.
CARRYING THESE 3 TYPES OF KNIVES IS A WINNING COMBINATION
5 GREAT AMERICAN SNORKELING SPOTS
THIS NEW SLING PACK FROM ALPS OUTDOORZ DOES MORE THAN TALK TURKEY
SCREAMING FOR ATTENTION
PACK WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO SIGNAL FOR HELP IF YOU GET LOST OR INJURED
GET OFF THE GROUND AND INTO COMFORT WITH THESE DIY WILDERNESS BEDS
Bet On It
A Silicon Valley-backed startup wants to bring Wall Street-style trading to the outcome of events. Some regulators say that’s a terrible idea
Killer Heat Is Here
The record temperatures ravaging India are a warning of global catastrophes to come
Opening the Spigot
Conservatives want to limit social media companies’ power to control content
Expanding Access to Mind Expansion
Companies offer guided drug trips on jungle retreats, at city clinics, and in your living room
Europe's Travel Rebound Wobbles
A staffing crisis at airlines, airports, and even the Chunnel left some operators overwhelmed