Understanding The Mid Point Theorem

The Mid Point Theorem states that, “The line segment joining the mid points of any two sides of a triangle is parallel to the third side and is equal to half of it.” If we consider a Δ ABC with P and Q as mid points of AB and BC respectively as shown, we are given that AP = PB (P is the mid point) AQ = QC (Q is the mid point)

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Khan Academy

According to Wikipedia, “Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization created in 2006 by educator Salman Khan to provide “a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere”. The organization produces micro lectures in the form of YouTube videos. In addition to micro lectures, the organization’s website features practice exercises and tools for educators. All resources are available for free to anyone around the world.” Khan Academy (khanacademy..org) is a web platform created by Salman Khan (not the one in movies) to benefit people all over the world and get free and world-class education anytime and anywhere. Salman Khan had started explaining …

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Derivation Of Formulas For Energy

I had a tough time deriving formulas for mechanical energy when given in school as assignment or as a question in exams. I don’t want any of you reading this to experience the same feeling. So, I would like to show you how we derive the conventional formulas for potential and kinetic energies to be later used in problems.

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Missing MH 370 Mystery

Updated @ 10:24 March 24: The Malaysian prime minister, speaking at a press conference minutes ago, says that British investigators have concluded that Malaysia Airlines MH370 did indeed take the southern flight corridor over the Indian Ocean. This conclusion appears to be based on the same Inmarsat data from last week. “According to this new data, flight MH370 ended in the Indian Ocean,” prime minister Najib Razak said. Following this confirmation, Malaysia Airlines sent a text message to relatives, saying that “we have to assume beyond any reasonable doubt that MH370 has been lost and that none of those on board survived.” As …

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Satyanarayan Vrata Katha

ব্রতের নিয়ম– এই ব্রতে কোনও তিথি নক্ষত্রেরনিষেধ নাই | যে কোনও লোক প্রদোষকালে এই ব্রত করিতে পারে | নারী-পুরুষ, কুমার-কুমারী সকলেই এই ব্রত করিতে পারে | পুর্ণিমা বা সংক্রান্তি এই ব্রতের প্রসিদ্ধ দিন | উপবাসী থাকিয়া এই ব্রত করিতে হয় | ব্রতের উপকরণ– ঘট, আম্রপল্লব, ডাব বা কলা, গামছা, সিন্দুর, গঙ্গামাটি, ধান, পিঁড়ি বা চৌকী, পাতন বস্ত্র, তীরকাঠি, পান, সন্দেশ বা বাতাসা, পয়সা, ফুলের মালা, পতাকা, ফুলের তোড়া, চুরি, তিল, হরীতকী, ফুল, তুলসী, দূর্বা, বেলপাতা, ধূপ, দীপ, পূজার বস্ত্র, আসনাঙ্গুরীয, মধুপর্কের বাটি, দধি, মধু, গব্যঘৃত, সিন্নির সামগ্রী নানাপ্রকার কুচানো ফল , নৈবৈদ্য, মিষ্টান্ন, গোময়, গোরচনা, দক্ষীণা |

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Shiva Tandava Stotram

जटाटवीगलज्जलप्रवाहपावितस्थले गलेऽवलम्ब्य लम्बितां भुजङ्गतुङ्गमालिकाम् । डमड्डमड्डमड्डमन्निनादवड्डमर्वयं चकार चण्डताण्डवं तनोतु नः शिवः शिवम् ॥१॥ जटाकटाहसम्भ्रमभ्रमन्निलिम्पनिर्झरी विलोलवीचिवल्लरीविराजमानमूर्धनि । धगद्धगद्धगज्जलल्ललाटपट्टपावके किशोरचन्द्रशेखरे रतिः प्रतिक्षणं मम ॥२॥ धराधरेन्द्रनन्दिनीविलासबन्धुबन्धुर स्फुरद्दिगन्तसन्ततिप्रमोदमानमानसे । कृपाकटाक्षधोरणीनिरुद्धदुर्धरापदि क्वचिद्दिगम्बरे मनो विनोदमेतु वस्तुनि ॥३॥

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Mahishasura Mardini

नमो देव्यै महदेव्यै शिवयै सततं नम: | नम: प्रकृत्यै भद्राय नियतः प्रणतः समा तम ||  रौद्राय नमो नित्यायै गौर्यै धत्रयै नमो नम: | ज्योत्स्नाये चेंदुरूपिन्यै सुखायै सततं नम: || कल्याण्यै प्रणतं वृद्धायै कुर्मो नमो नम: | नैतृत्यै भूव्रितं लक्ष्म्यै शर्वन्यै ते नमो नम: || दुर्गायै दुर्गपरायै सरायै सर्वकरिण्ये | ख्यात्यै तथैव कृष्नायै धूम्रायै सततं नमो नम: || अतिसौम्यतिररौद्राये नम: तस्यै नमो नम: | नमो नमः तस्यै देव्यै कृत्यै नमो नम: || या देवी सर्वभूतेषू विश्नुमयोति शब्दिता | नम: तस्यै नम: तस्यै नम: तस्यै नमो नम: ||

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Evils of Beggary

Of the various problems which our country faces today, the problem of begging is one oft the most acute ones. It is true that ours is a country of saints, sages and sadhus; yet the problem of beggars as it exists in our society today, is a matter of great shame for everyone. It has assumed wide dimensions. It is estimated that there are about 40 lakh beggars in India. Indeed, begging has become a profession. It is carried on as an art.   Everyone of us has seen numerous kinds of beggars. Some are blind, lame or crippled, and …

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The Position Of Women In India

“God can only reside in a country where women are respected.” Though the scriptures have given women a high position in the society, but they were considered inferior to me in practical life. Women were prohibited to take part in domestic as well as in external matter. They could not overcome the nasty Purdah system of the time. Further, there was the custom of Sati. Many women were forcibly sent to the funeral pyre of their dead husbands. There was no change in the fate of women even during the British rule in India. The situation began to change when …

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The Hero – বীরপুরুষ

The poem is based on the imagination of a small boy, Khoka that was composed by Rabindranath Tagore. The boy is traveling in a faraway unknown place with his mother who is sitting in a palanquin with the door slightly open. The boy is riding a chestnut-brown horse at medium speed. It is evening and the the sun is about to set when they were traveling through the plain of two lakes where nobody could be seen. The tack they were following was curly covered with thorny grass. No herd can be seen as they have returned to their homes. …

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