The globular fruits, from which the white clubbed stigmas project is compared to the cheek of a maiden mantling with pleasure at the approach of her lover, and are supposed to have the power to irresistibly attracting lovers to one another. Expressed beautifully in the couplet of the Saptasatika: “Sweetheart, how I’m bewitched by the Kadamba blossoms, all the other flowers together have not such a power. Verily Kama wields now a days a bow armed with the honey balls of the Kadamba.”.
Origami, derived from the Japanese terms for folding (ori) and paper (kami), is a folk art with roots in the 17th century. In its purest form, no cutting or gluing is allowed. However, hours of planning and folding are often required to produce models like the ones on display at MIT.
Dark wood and slate grey walls might set a sombre tone elsewhere but there’s a chirpy atmosphere at Le Gallois that makes the interior seem inviting. Staying just the right side of over branding, the plates are emblazoned with the restaurant’s name and the small bar makes a comfortable snook for a pre dinner cocktail. We forewent the kir royales, though, and headed straight for the wine list, where lots of lovely half bottles offered temptation.
Although Facebook is part of this open innovation and is a large part of the internet engine, lets not forget how much power they are getting. The sharing and dissemination of information, especially one personal info can and should only go so far because sometimes knowing too much can instill doubts and fears. Imagine your neighbour suddenly rebuilds his house and it now made out of glass.
But soon enough I realized tiling floors at 43 is not the same as tiling floors at 33. My entire body ached; my knees were scraped raw, my wrists swollen to the size of boxing gloves. By the time I finished laying the floor in semidarkness, I was in tears..
It will get quite cold tonight, but it is the cold for New Year Eve/Day that will be brutal. Record lows the first couple of nights are 5 BELOW zero. And coldest daytime highs the first couple of days are 3 and 10 ABOVE. Moringa, and its many unique properties, never ceases to amaze me. Moringa trees are able to survive a drought which makes them very valuable in many places in Africa, where drought is an ever present danger. Technically, Moringa trees are not supposed to survive freezing weather ours have! The rule of thumb, with Moringa Oleifera at any rate, is that you should not expect flowers or seed pods “drumsticks” until the tree is at least 8 months old.