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Stop Vaping

Aldina Braganza If you have been thinking about quitting smoking cigarettes it is the best thing you could possibly do for yourself. Many people attempt to do so by switching on to what is now become popular and trendy: e-cigarettes. Well if you are such a person then you may want to think twice. This article is largely influenced by …

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An Artistic Confluence

‘Inception- Expressions of a contemporary India’, which opens on September 21 at Bottlejack Bistro and Bar, Porvorim, will showcase the best of art, sculpture and pottery by nine noted artists from around India, discovers NT BUZZ CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ It was in 2008 that Vidhya Vernekar and Sandeep Murgaonkar first began working together at an art gallery and …

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Standing the test of time

Situated opposite the Panaji Ferry Point, Bhate Bros, a watch care shop, has clocked about 61 years already.  NT BUZZ gets more details RAMANDEEP KAUR Located just opposite the Panaji Ferry Point, Bhate Bros, which is today known for providing watch care and service, was founded in 1958 by MN Bhate who ran it along with his brother Prabhakar. Later, …

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A musical treat for Goans

Srutilaya in association with Himalayan Universal Trust is organising their annual music event ‘Sursangam’ at the BITS Pilani Goa Auditorium, Zuarinagar on September 21 and 22. On September 21, Jayanti Kumaresh will be giving a Saraswati veena recital accompanied by K U Jayachandra Rao and Krishnaswamy Sankaararaman. This performance is a part of the Horizon Series by Indian Council for …

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In an adventurous mood

This Sunday the Monsoon Trekking Expedition by Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC) will be conducted at Betal Hill, Rumbrem Village which is one of the major attractions in the Sanguem Taluka. This trek consists of a four kilometres walk by crossing two rivulets to reach the site which is surrounded by thick forest, cashew and arecanut farm and is situated …

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Pages flipping through time

Established in 1883, the Athaide Municipal Library in Mapusa still attracts readers, both locals and outsiders alike. NT BUZZ finds out how they have managed to keep up with modern era ANNOUSHKA FERNANDES | NT BUZZ Set amidst the busy street of Mapusa City, the red and white building of Athaide Municipal Library still stands tall. For over 136 years, …

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Centre yourself in a happy space: Mind-body connection

Aldina Braganza Have you ever wondered what happens to all the negative emotional energy you experience in your day? Every time you have gotten into an argument with your colleague at work, or are rushing against time to meet a deadline, or your child has been not keeping too well, or you have just experienced a terrible loss. How does …

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Fear of Death

Everything that you experience through the five sense organs is only physical. Sense organs cannot experience anything beyond the physical. All your experience right now is limited to sense perception, so everything that you know is only physical Sadhguru It is a misconception that people are afraid of death. The fear is not about death. People are afraid of just about anything that …

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Myths about fruit consumption dispelled

Rohini Diniz In recent years, with the advent of the internet and social media, there is a lot of misinformation and myths about nutrition and diet that is being circulated. One of these myths that has been doing the rounds for quite some time and creating confusion in the minds of people is about what is the best time to …

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Magic of Mindfulness

Mindfulness means the quality or state of being conscious or aware of something. It is also a mental state which is achieved by focusing one’s awareness on the present moment, happily acknowledging and accepting one’s feelings, emotions and thoughts Deepika Rathod Everyone must have come across the word mindfulness at some or the other point, but what does it mean? …

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