Daily Archives: April 2, 2017

The blue hummingbird 


The blue hummingbird

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My Chakra today 


My Chakra today

My Duck today 


My Duck today

check out my YouTube Channel for lots of nee videos!!! Watch “Adagio in G Minor (Tomaso Albinoni)” on YouTube


Today’s Holiday:International Children’s Book Day


Today’s Holiday:
International Children’s Book Day

This day, which is observed by countries all over the world, is held on Hans Christian Andersen’s birthday, April 2, because the Danish author’s stories have been favorites among children of all nationalities. Celebrations include contests in which children illustrate their favorite books. Every two years the International Board on Books for Young People sponsors the Hans Christian Andersen medals, which are awarded to a children’s book author and a children’s book illustrator for their contributions to children’s literature. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Birthday:Émile François Zola (1840)


Today’s Birthday:
Émile François Zola (1840)

Zola was the founder of French naturalism, a literary school that maintained that novel-writing should be scientific, appraising reality in terms of natural forces such as heredity or environment. Inspired by his readings in sociology and medicine, he applied his theory in a vast series of novels in which the characters are impartially observed and presented in minute, often sordid, detail. Zola also had an ardent zeal for social reform. He died in his sleep under what suspicious circumstances? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

This Day in History:As the World Turns Premieres (1956)


This Day in History:
As the World Turns Premieres (1956)

Soap operas began in the early 1930s as 15-minute radio episodes and continued in that format when they began appearing on TV in the early 1950s. As the World Turns premiered as the first half-hour TV soap. The show, which primarily focused on two professional families in the fictional town of Oakdale, Illinois, ran for 54 years and aired nearly 14,000 episodes. For 20 of those years, it was most-watched daytime drama in the US. What interrupted a live broadcast of the show in 1963? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day:Aristotle


Quote of the Day:
Aristotle

Wit is educated insolence. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Article of the Day:Deadly Nightshade


Article of the Day:
Deadly Nightshade

Although deadly nightshade, a perennial herbaceous plant that has bell-shaped flowers and shiny black berries, is related to potatoes, tomatoes, and eggplants, it is one of the most toxic plants found in the Western Hemisphere. It contains alkaloids that can cause tachycardia, hallucinations, blurred vision, and, in extreme cases, death. Also known as belladonna, meaning “beautiful lady” in Italian, the plant was once used cosmetically by women to enhance the appearance of what feature? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day:I take it


Idiom of the Day:
I take it

I imagine this is the case; I presume it to be true (that); it is my understanding (that). Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day:appurtenance


Word of the Day:
appurtenance

Definition: (noun) Equipment, such as clothing, tools, or instruments, used for a specific purpose or task.
Synonyms: paraphernalia, gear
Usage: He had half expected that she would drive up to the side door in a hansom, would wear a thick veil, and adopt the other appurtenances of a clandestine meeting.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Noapte buna, Făgăraș !


Noapte buna, Făgăraș !

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In 1419 Brunelleschi was given the task of completing the Dome for the Cathedral of Florence


In many ways Brunelleschi’s Dome represents the Great achievement which now Characterize the Renaissance .

In 1419 Brunelleschi was given the task of completing the Dome for the Cathedral of Florence. The work began in 1420 and was completed in 1436 .

The Great Italian Renaissance Architect died in 15 April 1446 after 10 years of completing this great work and was buried in the Florence Cathedral where it contains the most important works of Early Renaissance

Best classical music: Watch “Best Classical Music: Felix Mendelssohn : The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave) – Overture” on YouTube