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A TO Z INDIA ENGLISH & TAMIL MONTHLY VOLUME 01 • ISSUE 03

JUNE 2017

INDIAN CULTURE • INDIAN ART • INDIAN FOOD • INDIAN LIFE


A TO Z INDIA, VOL. 1, ISSUE. 3, JUNE 2017.

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FROM THE EDITOR

'A to Z India' magazine covers the Indian through his creative life, customs, traditions, languages, marriage, work life, history, art, foods and so much more. This magazine gives a detailed insights of the Indian man from an angle uncovered

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by others. Turn to find out what it is really like to

PEOPLE: MEETING WITH SESHU KARTHICK

immerse yourself in a

We uncover to you a successful technology evangelist  who serves clients

completely different culture.

across four countries through his company, Dimensions Co. Meet Seshu Karthick, the founder of Dimensions Co.

- Indira Srivatsa, Founder-Editor.

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PLACES: TRAVEL TO VELLORE We travel to Vellore to discover

RECIPES: INDIAN STYLE OATS RECIPES

it's ancient heritage and

Here we give you quick recipes

culture.

with high nutritional value.

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MONEY: SMALL FINANCE MANAGEMENT  IN INDIA 

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Indian Calendar - June, 2017. List of National Festivals & Holidays of India

05, Monday, June, 2017 - Gayatri Jayanti 25, Sunday, JUNE, 2017 - Jagannath Rathyatra 26, Monday, JUNE, 2017 - Eid al-Fitr, Ramadan

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PEOPLE:

Seshu Karthick

Hailing from a business-oriented

Seshu believes deeply in the value of

family, Seshu Karthick always felt as if

education, and he earned his Bachelor

he was destined to follow his

of Technology in I.T at University of

entrepreneurial bend. After living in

Madras, and his Master of Science in

the United States between 2003 and

Computer Science at the University of

2009, he moved back to India, his

Texas at Dallas. He is also an alumnus

home country, and remained ever

of the IGNITE Entrepreneurship

since. Today, he is a Technology

program at Stanford Graduate School

evangelist and serves clients across

of Business.

four countries through his company, Dimensions Co. PAGEÂ 05


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PEOPLE:

Seshu Karthick

His extensive education combined with

Seshu is heading “That Startup Story”

more than eleven years of professional

since 2016, and he was selected among

experience has uniquely prepared him

200 entrepreneurs in India for PNgrowth

to talk forward into the unknown and

2016 by ISPIRT. Seshu was also a

face any challenges that may arise.

regional finalist for Microsoft BizSpark

Seshu previously worked at Convergys

in 2013 and featured in NDTV 24X7

as a Software Systems Engineer-2

Channel in 2007.

from 2005 to 2008, and at American Airlines as a Programmer Analyst from

T. Seshu Karthick - Founder, Dimensions

2008 to 2010. More recently, he has

Co. can be reached at:

been working on his own at his

Phone: +91 9962257775

company Dimensions Co.

Website: http://dimensionsco.com e.mail: seshukarthick@dimensionsco.com

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PLACES:

Vellore Vellore is a city in the South Indian

Today Vellore is famous for Vellore

state of Tamil Nadu, about 135

Fort, Jalakandeswarar Temple,

kilometres west of the state capital

Christian Medical College & Hospital,

Chennai. Vellore is located on the

VIT University, and Srilakshmi Golden

banks of the Palar River. Ancient

Temple. Vellore Fort is the most

Vellore has been ruled by different

prominent landmark in the city. Within

dynasties including the Pallavas,

the fort is the Jalakanteswara Temple.

Cholas, Vijayanagar Empire, etc.

Vellore's Katpadi Railway station Junction is 5 km north of CMC hospital. The nearest international airports are Chennai International Airport which is 130 km from Vellore and Bengaluru International Airport which is 230 km from Vellore.

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FACTS:

Cow

The Indian culture gives special place

The cow is the only animal which

to the cow. The cow takes very less

purifies the air. Cow milk, butter, ghee,

from us in the form of grass, water,

buttermilk, etc are some of the

etc. and gives us more.

products obtained from the cow

The consumption of cow urine helps

directly or indirectly. The cow dung

cure incurable diseases. Cow Urine

can be used as manure. Cow urine is a

Treatment and Research Center,

divine medicine and is a natural

Indore has conducted a lot of research

pesticide for crops.

and reached the conclusion that it is capable of curing diabetes, blood pressure, heart attack, blockage in arteries, fits, cancer, thyroid, ulcer, acidity, constipation, ear and several other diseases.

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CULTURE:

Mantras Mantras which are scientifically

There are many other mantras for

designed pattern of vibrations gives us

different purposes. Lakshmi mantra is

positive effects. One of the best

chanted for wealth, Saraswati mantra

mantra is Gayatri mantra. This is

for true knowledge, Durga mantra for

usually chanted in the morning. People

protection from negativity and

are initiated into it from a younger

Ganesha mantra for various purposes.

age. This Gayatri mantra takes the

Although each God has different

vibrations to the brain, keeping it

mantra, a man requires 3 vital things

healthy.

i.e. education, wealth and courage. Hence it is one of the reason to chant different mantras.

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ART:

Navarathri Kolam Designs

‘Saturn God’ Kolam, Tamil = ச பகவா

- cont. from previous issue ... Kolam is a line drawing with geometrical shapes and is practised everywhere in South India. It has many loops & patterns and is drawn around a series of dots. Kolam is a household Indian Traditional art form which has been practised for many generations. Kolams are drawn using Rice Flour or Chalk Powder.

The word Navarathri means 'nine nights'. We list here, traditional ‘nine Kolams’ which can be drawn in our house during the nine days of Navarathri. These Kolam are usually decorated with color powders.  

Design 7:  This Kolam gives good health, removes financial problems & removes fear of ghosts. This Kolam is dedicated to the ‘Saturn God’. This Kolam is drawn in the seventh day of Navarathri. PAGE 11


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ART:

Navarathri Kolam Designs

‘North Node God’ Kolam, Tamil = ரா பகவா

Kolam is a line drawing with geometrical shapes and is practised everywhere in South India. It has many loops & patterns and is drawn around a series of dots. Kolam is a household Indian Traditional art form which has been practised for many generations. Kolams are drawn using Rice Flour or Chalk Powder.

The word Navarathri means 'nine nights'. We list here, traditional ‘nine Kolams’ which can be drawn in our house during the nine days of Navarathri. These Kolam are usually decorated with color powders.  

Design 8:  This Kolam gives success in all our ventures. This Kolam is dedicated to the ‘North Node God’. This Kolam is drawn in the eighth day of Navarathri.

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ART:

Navarathri Kolam Designs

‘South Node God’ Kolam, Tamil = ேக பகவா

Kolam is a line drawing with geometrical shapes and is practised everywhere in South India. It has many loops & patterns and is drawn around a series of dots. Kolam is a household Indian Traditional art form which has been practised for many generations. Kolams are drawn using Rice Flour or Chalk Powder.

The word Navarathri means 'nine nights'. We list here, traditional ‘nine Kolams’ which can be drawn in our house during the nine days of Navarathri. These Kolam are usually decorated with color powders.  

Design 9: This Kolam eliminates all the ill-wills. This Kolam is dedicated to the ‘South Node God’. This Kolam is drawn in the last day i.e. the ninth day of Navarathri.

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RECIPES:

Indian Style Oats Recipes Oats Idly Preparation Time 40 Minutes | Serves 5 Persons

Ingredients Required 1 Cup / Oats

1 Tsp. / Urad Dal

½ Cup / Curd

1 Tsp. / Channa Dal

½ Cup / Wheat Rava

As Required / Finely Chopped Carrot,

2 Numbers / Finely Chopped Green

Finely Chopped Beans, Finely Chopped

Chillies

Tomato and Finely Chopped Beetroot

1 Tsp. / Lemon Juice

As Required / Water, Salt and Eno Fruit

1 Tsp. / Chopped Ginger

Salt

1 Tablespoon / Oil

As Required / Chopped Coriander

1 Tsp. / Mustard Seeds

leaves and Chopped Curry leaves

Directions 1 Cup of Oats is dry roasted for 2 to 3

add 1 Tsp. of Chopped Ginger and

minutes in medium flame until nice

required amounts of Finely Chopped

aroma comes. Cool down the

Carrot, Finely Chopped Beans, Finely

contents. Next, powder the oats.

Chopped Tomato and Finely Chopped Beetroot. Sauté well for 2 to 3

Heat oil in a pan. Crackle 1 Tsp. of

minutes.

Mustard Seeds in low flame. Add 1 Tsp.

½ Cup of Wheat Rava and

of Urad Dal and 1 Tsp. of Channa Dal

Next add

to the pan and fry until the contents

fry for a minute in medium flame.

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RECIPES:

Indian Style Oats Recipes Oats Idly Preparation Time 40 Minutes | Serves 5 Persons

Chopped Coriander leaves and Chopped Curry leaves. Transfer the contents to a mixing bowl. Then add 1 Cup of Oats,

½ Cup of Curd, 1 Tsp. of

Lemon Juice and required amount of

Just before making Idly, add required amount of Eno Fruit Salt to get softspongy Idly. Pour the batter in greased Idly plates and cook for around 10 to 15 minutes.

salt.

Now mix the contents evenly. Next add required amount of water till a Idly batter consistency is attained.

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RECIPES:

Indian Style Oats Recipes Oats Lassi Preparation Time 15 Minutes | Serves 2 Persons

Ingredients Required

½ Cup / Curd

1

1 Tablespoon / Oats

½ Cup / Water As Required / Sugar and Ice-Cubes

Directions 1 Tablespoon of Oats is roasted and powdered. Then

½ Cup of Curd, ½

Cup of Water and required amount of

sugar are added to it and blended. Garnish with Ice-Cubes and serve chill.

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MONEY:

Small Finance Managemen t in India Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate Marketing is the practice of

Getting business once is a normal

referring sales to 3rd parties and in-

task but in-order to get repeated

turn getting handsome commissions.

business we need to increase our

Many such Affiliate programs are

visitor amount. Visitors can be

available online and Amazon's

referred by the affiliate through his

Affiliate program is the largest in the

websites or email marketing or

world.

through social media, etc

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POETRY:

Tamil Poetry ஆ அம ஓ ய

டான ேவ க கட பாைர க .

பறைவ மர .

மர ெவ ய கைள உற க ேபாகலா மர ழ .

ைழ ெச த பறைவ தா சாைல எ ச . - ைர. ந த மா .

இ த க ைத

கைள என ெத ஊ க ப

க . அ என க ைத

ைய

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ைர.ந த மா : கவ : LIG - I - 497 , 57வ ெத , எ .எ . .ஏ., மா

, ெச ைன - 68.

ைகேப : 9444901356 ன ச : durainandakumar1969@gmail.com

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