Taoism, Taoist

Taoism is a Chinese religion, (tao means the way), and also a philosophy. Taoism emphasizes doing what is natural, or going with...

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

Olive ridley sea turtle is one of the species of sea turtles. Its scientific name is Lepidochelys olivacea. It is found in...

Fowl, Foul, Fowl-Filcher

Fowl is a domestic cock or hen. Fowl is both a singular and plural noun, in addition to the plural noun: fowls....

Muliebrity

Muliebrity is a title of one of the poems of Sujata Bhatt (born 1956): ‘I have thought so much about the girl/who...

Ghat, Ghats: Mountain Pass, River Bank

India is a country of ghats: the Western Ghats and Eastern Ghats. India is a country of ghats on rivers and lakes...

Ascension, Ascension Day

Ascension, Ascension Day, Holy Thursday, Ascension Thursday Did you notice the Ascension Day, also known as Holy...

Indology

Indology Indology is the academic study of India and its people: history, cultures, religions, languages, and literature. A specialist...

Jacaranda Mimosifolia

Jacaranda is a tree of the genus Jacaranda: pinnate-leaved tropical American trees of the trumpet-creeper family with bright blue flowers in panciles.

Feng Shui (風水)

Feng Shui Feng shui (風水) is a pseudoscientific traditional practice of ancient China using energy forces to harmonize individuals...

Wit, Wits, Wit’s End or Wits’ End

WIT, WITS, At One’s Wit’s End or At One’s Wits’ End? WIT: Wit means reasoning power,...

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