Daily Archives: August 31, 2019

Watch “Soultalks With Shubha – Blossom Your Soul | Promo | Coming Soon” on YouTube

Watch “Mozart – Requiem Mass in D minor, K. 626” on YouTube

Horoscope♉: 08/31/2019


You may be trying to cling to something that doesn’t want to sit still, Taurus. It’s like trying to grab a wet fish. The more tightly you squeeze it, the likelier it is to slip out of your grasp. The trick is to be more strategic and less frantic. You also might consider letting the fish go. It isn’t yours anyway.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Holiday: Uzbekistan Independence Day

Today’s Holiday:
Uzbekistan Independence Day

The Republic of Uzbekistan was one of the central Asian republics of the former Soviet Union until 1991, when it and other republics declared their independence from the U.S.S.R. Independence Day, September 1, is celebrated throughout the country with parties, music, and exhibits. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Birthday: Rocky Marciano (1923)

Today’s Birthday:
Rocky Marciano (1923)

Marciano turned to professional boxing in 1947, after failing to become a professional baseball player. On his climb to the heavyweight title, he became the second boxer ever to knock out Joe Louis. He won the title in 1952 and defended it 6 times before retiring. The only heavyweight champion with a perfect professional record, he was undefeated in 49 fights—43 won by knockout. A test of the force of his punch found that it carried enough energy to lift how much weight one foot off the ground? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

This Day in History: Germany Invades Poland (1939)

This Day in History:
Germany Invades Poland (1939)

After staging Polish attacks on German forces to create the appearance of Polish aggression, Germany invaded Poland, beginning WWII. Britain and France declared war on Germany two days later, and all the members of the Commonwealth of Nations, with the exception of Ireland, rapidly followed suit. The German blitzkrieg crushed the Polish defenses. Within a month all of Poland was occupied by German forces as well as the forces of what state with whom Germany had just signed a non-aggression pact? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day: Lucy Maud Montgomery

Quote of the Day:
Lucy Maud Montgomery

There must be a limit to the mistakes one person can make, and when I get to the end of them, then I’ll be through with them. That’s a very comforting thought. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Article of the Day: The Belle Époque

Article of the Day:
The Belle Époque

French for “beautiful era,” the belle époque was a period of relative political stability and artistic and cultural refinement between the late 19th century and the start of WWI, especially in France. The era was viewed as a golden age among European powers, a period characterized by new technologies and luxuries, including changes in transportation, fashion, and the arts. Champagne was perfected during this period, and haute couture was invented. What modernist authors emerged during this era? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day: embroil

Idiom of the Day:
a bridge too far

An act or plan whose ambition overreaches its capability, resulting in or potentially leading to difficulty or failure. Taken from the 1974 book A Bridge Too Far by Cornelius Ryan, which details the Allies’ disastrous attempts to capture German-controlled bridges in the Netherlands during World War II. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day: embroil

Word of the Day:

Definition: (verb) Force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action.

Synonyms: drag in, sweep up, tangle

Usage: Any hostilities could further embroil UN troops in the fighting.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Watch “Rachmaninoff plays Elegie Op. 3 No. 1” on YouTube

An outstanding yoga instructor, Adriene: Watch “Dolphin Pose – Yoga With Adriene” on YouTube

Yoga: Dolphin Pose (Ardha Pincha Mayurasana)

Yoga: Dolphin Pose (Ardha Pincha Mayurasana)

Yoga: Dolphin Pose (Ardha Pincha Mayurasana)


Yoga: how to Upward Facing Dog Pose (Urdha Mukha Svanasana)

Yoga: how to Upward Facing Dog Pose (Urdha Mukha Svanasana)

Yoga: how to Upward Facing Dog Pose (Urdha Mukha Svanasana)