Daily Archives: February 3, 2019

Watch “Bird on a wire-Perla Batalla_ Special_Features “I’m Your Man”” on YouTube

Watch “Bird on a wire-Perla Batalla_ Special_Features “I’m Your Man”” on YouTube

Watch “Don McLean – American Pie (Good quality)” on YouTube

Horoscope ♉: 02/03/2019

Horoscope ♉:

Have you been thinking about attending a seminar of some kind, Taurus, perhaps business related? You and a partner might go together. This is a good time to do this, as your thinking is particularly clear and retentive and you find it easier than usual to concentrate. Discussions with your partner afterward could be the icing on the cake. Tomorrow you will feel like you can take the world by storm.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Holiday: Mauni Amavasya

Today’s Holiday:
Mauni Amavasya

Complete silence is observed on the day known to Hindus as Mauni Amavasya. Because bathing during Magha, one of the most sacred Hindu months, is considered to be a purifying act, many Hindus camp out along the banks of the Ganges River throughout the month and bathe daily in the sacred river. But the bathing and fasting end with the observance of Mauni Amavasya, a day for worshipping Lord Vishnu and circumambulating the peepal (a type of ficus) tree, which is regarded as holy. For many Hindus, the celebration takes place at Prayag, where the Ganges, Yamuna, and Saraswati rivers flow together. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Birthday: Agha Muhammad Yahya Khan (1917)

Today’s Birthday:
Agha Muhammad Yahya Khan (1917)

Yahya Khan was the president of Pakistan from 1969 to 1971. As president, he inherited a two-decade old constitutional problem of interethnic rivalry, complicated by economic grievances and the problem of transforming a virtual autocracy into a democracy. He declared martial law, but it failed to curb domestic unrest, and civil war between East and West Pakistan broke out. Pakistan’s army was defeated, and Yahya Khan resigned after the establishment of what independent republic in 1971? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

This Day in History: Chávez Leads Coup d’État against Venezuelan President Pérez (1992)

This Day in History:
Chávez Leads Coup d’État against Venezuelan President Pérez (1992)

In 1989, Venezuelan President Carlos Pérez returned to office amid demonstrations and riots sparked by deteriorating social conditions. Three years later, Lieutenant Colonel Hugo Chávez led an unsuccessful coup against Pérez and was jailed as a result. Pérez escaped another coup attempt later that year, but in 1993 he was removed from office on corruption charges and later imprisoned on charges of embezzlement and misuse of public funds. When did Chávez become president? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day: Henry James

Quote of the Day:
Henry James

It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance…and I know of no substitute whatever for the force and beauty of its process. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Article of the Day: The Venera Program

Article of the Day:
The Venera Program

The Venera Program consisted of a series of unmanned Soviet planetary probes sent to Venus between 1965 and 1983. Venera 2 flew to within 15,000 miles (24,000 km) of Venus in 1966. A few days later, Venera 3 crash-landed on its surface, becoming the first spacecraft to strike another planet. Later missions analyzed Venus’s atmosphere, made soft landings, and mapped and sent back the first close-up photographs of some of the planet’s surface. What does Venera mean in Russian? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: weep (one’s) heart out

Idiom of the Day:
weep (one’s) heart out

To weep copiously; to cry intensely and for a long time. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day: inestimable

Word of the Day:

Definition: (adjective) Beyond calculation or measure.

Synonyms: incomputable, immeasurable

Usage: Human life is of inestimable value.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch