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THE POWER OF HARBOURING HONESTY
As we discussed in the last issue, our children lie for the same reasons that we adults do: to avoid punishment, to win respect or admiration, to appear better than they actually are

 FEATURE 2

The magic carpet
Nishiraj A Baruah
Trust my wifey to hunt me down anywhere. Some 2200 ft above the sea level, some 275 km away from New Delhi
Giving folk culture a vision
SHIBDAS BHATTACHARJEE
Folk culture evolves with a civilization. It is indigenous and the pride of a nation. Vast treasures of folk culture has been the permanent source of creative art in India.
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TAKING FOLK CULTURE TO WORLD STAGE- DOLLY DAS
SUBHALAKSHMI GOGOI
The voice decided her future. Almost at the cradle. Dolly Das, formerly Senchoa, grabbed the attention of people once she began to sing. As a little girl, she picked up the lullabies and biya naams her mother hummed at home and would belt them out effortlessly. It was enough to convince her parents, Late Mohan Chandra Senchoa and Late Bhabani Rupa Senchoa that their second daughter was meant to be a singer. Her talent lay in singing and they took every opportunity to encourage her to dedicate herself to music.
 VAASTU
2013 AND ITS SIGNFICANCE
Hemanta Kumar Sarmah
Every number has a particular meaning according to numerology. The year 2013 is no exception. Primarily this year, when added up becomes 6.
 SIGN LINE
Star-Gazing
Ajai Bhambi
Mercury semi-sextile Mars on your solar return chart denotes that you will combine your intellect and be assertive as you take on a more leadership role.
 LAST PAGES
How to look good in every photo
A study has recently revealed that the left side of the face is more attractive than the right
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  Health Talk Train/Air Timing
You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.
— Albert Einstein
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