Daily Archives: August 26, 2019

Horoscope♉: 08/26/2019


A missed communication – or miscommunication – with a romantic partner could find you waiting in the wrong place, Taurus. If you’re planning to get together with someone special tonight, make sure you get the full details of the location, including the exact address, cross street, and driving directions. Write it down! And don’t forget to note the time.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Holiday: Helsinki Festival

Today’s Holiday:
Helsinki Festival

The largest cultural event in the Nordic countries is the Helsinki Festival. First held in 1967, its programming includes music from all periods—rock, jazz, opera, symphonic music, and chamber works—as well as theater, ballet, circus, and art and photo exhibitions. Among the many musical events is what is known as the Festival Informal, a series where artists and visitors meet informally for “relaxed performances.” Events are held in the city’s parks and arcades as well as in the modern Finlandia Hall and the Finnish National Theatre and Opera. More..: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Birthday: Theodore Dreiser (1871)

Today’s Birthday:
Theodore Dreiser (1871)

Dreiser was a novelist and pioneer of naturalism in American literature. After working as a journalist, magazine editor, and publisher, he published his first novel, Sister Carrie, which was denounced as scandalous. In 1915, the withdrawal of his autobiographical novel, The Genius, from distribution on moral grounds ignited a national anticensorship campaign supported by most of the leading literary figures of the day. Whose murder inspired his An American Tragedy? More…

This Day in History: Mars Makes Its Closest Approach to Earth in Nearly 60,000 Years (2003)

This Day in History:
Mars Makes Its Closest Approach to Earth in Nearly 60,000 Years (2003)

In its most favorable position for viewing, when it is opposite the Sun, Mars is twice as bright as the brightest star in the sky. The Red Planet was even more visible in 2003, when it made its closest approach to Earth in nearly 60,000 years, passing within 35 million mi (56 million km) of us. An email sent during the 2003 approach has spawned hoax emails saying that during an upcoming approach Mars will appear as big as the Moon. When is the next time Mars will be as close as it was in 2003? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day: George Eliot

Quote of the Day:
George Eliot

In so complex a thing as human nature, we must consider, it is hard to find rules without exception. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Article of the Day: Táin Bó Cúailnge: The Cattle Raid of Cooley

Article of the Day:
Táin Bó Cúailnge: The Cattle Raid of Cooley

Set in the 1st century BCE and recorded between the 8th and 11th centuries, Táin Bó Cúailnge—The Cattle Raid of Cooley—is the central and longest text of the Ulster cycle, a group of early Irish legends about the pagan heroes of the pre-Christian age. The hero of this tale is 17-year-old Cuchulain, an Irish Achilles who single-handedly defended the province of Ulster against the armies of Ireland, led by Queen Medb. What mythical beast had Medb hoped to capture in the attack? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: big break

Idiom of the Day:
big break

A fortuitous moment, opportunity, or turn of events of great consequence, especially as relates to one’s career. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day: beseem

Word of the Day:

Definition: (verb) Accord or comport with.

Synonyms: befit, suit

Usage: Therefore it beseems us as true knights to prick on bravely, not idly weep.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

A guide to the triangle pose

A guide to the triangle pose

A guide to the triangle pose


Watch “Evgeny Kissin: Mussorgski – Pictures at an Exhibition” on YouTube

Watch “Khachaturian: Violin Concerto in D minor – Oistrakh / Khachaturian / Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra” on YouTube

Watch “Clara Schumann: Piano Concerto Op. 7 – Francesco Nicolosi” on YouTube

Common mistakes in happy baby pose

Common  mistakes in  happy baby pose

Common mistakes in happy baby pose


Common mistakes in boat pose

Common mistakes in boat pose

Common mistakes in boat pose


Kephonic-Lordotic Posture: addressing chronic neck pain

Kephonic-Lordotic Posture: addressing chronic neck pain

Kephonic-Lordotic Posture: addressing chronic neck pain