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A Portrait into the Past: ‘The reception of the Mysorean hostage princes by Marquis Cornwallis’, Robert Home (1793-1794)

Originally posted on The Seringapatam Times:
The reception of the Mysorean hostage princes by Marquis Cornwallis, Oil on Canvas painted by Robert Home, 1793-94. Image Courtesy-National Army Museum, London The seat of the Government of India in Madras, what is…

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Of God and god

Originally posted on Hafsa Khawaja's Blog:
A couple of months ago, I wrote a Facebook post in which I mentioned the expression of “god’s gifts.” A while later, a message popped into my inbox from a well-meaning stranger, appreciating…

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Sustainable Development & Social Entrepreneurship

Originally posted on World of Sanity:
Muhammad Yunus, a Nobel Peace Prize recipient once said that “When we want to help the poor, we usually offer them charity. Most often we use charity to avoid recognizing the problem and finding the…

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“Why people treat me like that”…?

Originally posted on World of Sanity:
“He pulled my arm and asked me, Madam, who has invited you? Why you came here? She was shocked and surprised, “I was invited by organizers to attend this consultation…” she said having her…

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Shiva Cafe

Originally posted on Journey to the soul:
On the day one of the trip, we had lunch at Trek n Dine Cafe. Post that we decided to visit Bhagsu Naag Temple and water fall. We decided to walk the whole…

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Poems by Syedah Maryam Iqbal

Originally posted on Galaktika Poetike "ATUNIS":
Poems by Syedah Maryam Iqbal     Jeopardized Butterfly   The butterfly jeopardized her soul for survival Giving power to her wings waiting for the savior’s arrival It looked towards the stars…

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Stubbornness within me / Poem by Syedah Maryam Iqbal

Originally posted on Galaktika Poetike "ATUNIS":
Poem by Syedah Maryam Iqbal ? Stubbornness within me There is certain stubbornness within me That does not let the hope die within me. I struggle to fight my failure as well…

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Poems by Syedah Maryam Iqbal

Originally posted on Galaktika Poetike "ATUNIS":
Poems by Syedah Maryam Iqbal     What we see!   On the surface, smooth waters, Underneath a warfare, a flood, a storm. You never know when the mood alters, And the…

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Oh Sea! / Poem by Syedah Maryam Iqbal

Originally posted on Galaktika Poetike "ATUNIS":
Poem by Syedah Maryam Iqbal     Oh Sea!   Oh sea, carry me to your core Make me yours and I want no more. I won’t be like your waves for…

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The Prisoner / Poem by Syedah Maryam Iqbal

Originally posted on Galaktika Poetike "ATUNIS":
Poem by Syedah Maryam Iqbal     The Prisoner   He was not killed but imprisoned, From childhood to maturity. His imprisonment haunted him, As the unseen started visiting him. He listened…

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