4th July 1776 heralded a start of a new nation, the United States of America. This day marks the end of the colonial rule in the states and the start of the “Union of states”. Independence Days are always a reason to celebrate the country’s sovereignty, liberty and history. But did you know that the much […]
By Dr. Perry, PhD “Too much self-centered attitude, you see, brings, you see, isolation. Result: loneliness, fear, anger. The extreme self-centered attitude is the source of suffering.” ~Dalai Lama Like many of you, I have a personal Instagram (IG) account where I like to share nature photography and images of trips I have taken. Essentially, […]
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Taking the nation by surprise, Narendra Modi has banned the high-value banknotes of India. Know the background for this decision. India Fights corruption!
Source: India fights corruption: One Move and Checkmate!
The many wonders of the world can be in your pockets! Have you checked? Click here to read about the various tourist places on banknotes.
Source: World in your pockets: Tourist places on Banknotes!
4th July heralded a start of a new nation, the United States of America. Read about the history of its struggle towards the Declaration of Independence!
Source: American Declaration of Independence
George V was not born to become a King, but his fate had some other plans. Read about the coronation of King George V and his philatelic firsts.
Source: Coronation of King George V
Goddess Britannia appears on coins, stamps and banknotes from the Roman times. Know about her history on these pieces of metal and paper!
Source: Goddess Britannia: Coins, Stamps and Banknotes
Have you ever wondered the history of american money, how the green bills, the US dollars, came into being? How and where it all did start, was it always as strong as it is today, who started it, where did the word “dollar” originate from? The United States currency has a fascinating history and it … Continue reading History of American Money →
Source: History of American Money
War changes many things. The political changes are just the tip of the iceberg. Living in a country that’s at war changes the way you think, it changes your perspective on everything! And when talking about the wars, the World Wars cannot be missed out.
It’s amazing how quickly these wars changed all the vital aspects of life! How men changed their priorities. How all the focuses of the minds were turned to just one thing – staying alive, whether it was for protecting your own life or giving your life to protect others!