Free Essays on National Flowers Lotus

  1. The Lotus by Toru Dutt

    Sonnet-The Lotus Love came to Flora asking for a flower That would of flowers be undisputed queen, The lily and the rose, long, long had been Rivals for that high honour. Bards of power Had sung their claims. “The rose can never tower Like the pale lily with her Juno mien”- “But...

  2. The Lotus by Toru Dutt

    THE LOTUS A poem by Toru Dutt Love came to Flora asking for a flower That would of flowers be undisputed queen, The lily and the rose, long, long had been Rivals for that high honour. Bards of power Had sung their claims. "The rose can never tower Like...

  3. lotus

    The 'Lotus' is scientifically known as 'Nelumbo Nucifera'. It is the national flower of India. It is a sacred flower and occupies a unique position in the art and mythology of ancient India and has been an auspicious symbol of Indian culture since time immemorial. Lotus flower is found only in two...

  4. National Flower of India

    National Flower of India I. Lotus is the National Flower of India. It is a sacred flower and occupies a unique position in the art and mythology of ancient India and has been an auspicious symbol of Indian culture since time immemorial. The Lotus symbolizes divinity, fertility, wealth, knowledge and...

  5. Lotus Temple

    Watler Mr. Hebert-5 2/14/13 The Lotus temple is located in New Delhi, India. The building was completed on November 13, 1986 and opened on December 24, 1986. The Lotus Temple has won numerous architectural awards and magazine articles. Inspired by the lotus flower, the design for the House of Worship...

  6. The Mandir

    The smurti are also read in worship and tell stories of the gods. Offerings These are found in front of the shrine they include milk, fruit and flowers. They enable Hindus to show their appreciation, devotion and love to god. The offerings from these trays are used by the priest during puja or worship...

  7. Procrastination: Definition

    book world— a place of peace and rest. Although it was well disguised, the illusion did not last long. This world was indeed a trap— a lotus flower for mere mortals, causing a plague of forgetfulness. The boy lay in his deep drugged sleep for a small moment before he was overcome with a sensation...

  8. Bhuddha's Mission

    teacher of The Buddha or became The Buddha himself. There have been periods where Buddhists in China have been persecuted. Perry Garfunkel wrote in National Geographic: “In China, in A.D. 842, the Tang Emperor Wuzong began to persecute foreign religions. Some 4,600 Buddhist monasteries were annihilated...

  9. Blue Lotus and Egypt

    The lotus flower materialized in legends instigating from ancient Egypt. It portrayed a significant part in ancient Egyptian religion (W.H. Goodyear 1891). In Egypt, there were two original species of lotus, there grew the white lotus, Nymphaea lotus, and there grew the blue lotus, Nymphaea cerulea...

  10. The Sixth chakra

    note A Seed Sound Aum Smelling Peppermint Tasting Feeling the taste of the seed sound Aum Eating grapes. Touching Feel of crystal Flower Essences lavender, rosemary, spruce, madia, or elemi peppermint, frankincense, patchouli, clary sage, wild oat, Queen Anne's Lace, The oils oils...

  11. Lotus Rental Cars

    Final Research Paper - Lotus Rental Cars University of Phoenix Essentials of College Writing COMM/215 Final Research Paper - Lotus Rental Cars This paper will focus on preparing an assessment for Lotus Rental Car’s Chief Financial Officer on the feasibility of adding alternative fuel vehicles...

  12. India: a Republic Consisting of 28 States

    1947.In the 20th century, a nationwide struggle for independence was launched by the Indian National Congress and other political organisations. Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi led millions of people in national campaigns of non-violent civil disobedience.[31] On 15 August 1947, India gained independence...

  13. Vietnamese cultures and society

    includes three layers of dress. The first one is the velvet four-panel dress in dark colour or light brown, then a light yellow dress underneath and a lotus-colored one. Wearing this costume, the woman only fastens the buttons below her underarms, and the upper part is opened to show the three colours of...

  14. Hindu Prayer

    all-pervading. There is no other craving in my heart, O Rama. I speak the truth. You are the light dwelling in all. Grant me intense devotion to your lotus feet and free me from the evil qualities like lust and greed. I bow to the son of the wind-god, the most beloved devotee of Sri Rama, the chief of...

  15. Vishnu

    spiritual mind. A mace held by the lower left hand it is similar to a hammer that symbolizes power: spiritual, physical and mental. And the lotus flower held by the lower right hand, which symbolizes spiritual liberation. He is said to have reincarnated into to ten different avatars. Matsya...

  16. Taj Mahal - Architecture and Symbolisms

    She has even helped me by providing me with research material. I would like to thank my university Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow for giving me the chance to be a part of a unique research oriented curriculum which indeed boosts the...

  17. Mudra

    outwards away from the body. Wrists are crossed. Ring fingers are placed down toward the palms. Mukula Mudra Closed Lotus The Mukula Mudra's appearance resembles the bud of a lotus flower. Represents new beginnings or start up a new enterprise. How to form the Mukula mudra:All fingers and thumb are...

  18. Laos

    stands out as an opportunity for would-be restaurateurs. Great French food abounds, a relic of colonial times. Other restos are blooming like spring flowers. The recently opened Pimenton Restaurant serves authentic Spanish tapas and sublime steaks in a chic setting in downtown Vientiane. Up north in Luang...

  19. Japanese Etiquette

    make sure you ask someone that is informed about the Japanese culture to assist you in picking the gift. Do not give lilies, camellias, lotus blossoms or flowers as these are associated with funerals. Also, avoid giving potted plants because they encourage sickness. Make sure you give items in odd...

  20. Leisure - Uses and Abuses

    hard but with noting to worry about. When the leisure 'valley' is short, one might get engrossed in a volume of fiction or be among the fragrance of flowers and the tenderness of the garden grass. The time spent with the near and dear ones a game of football in the backyard may well soothe the nerves of...

  21. Small Business Franchise

    business model before beginning to establish your venture in the markets. Before considering making a purchase of a small business such as, Hope Blooms Flowers and Things, this is located in Eagle, Idaho getting all the right information about this business will help in making the right choice specially by...

  22. Lotus Temple

    superstructure ring the central hall. Nine reflecting pools surround the building on the outside, their form suggesting the green leaves of the lotus flower. Translating the geometry of the design, in which there are virtually no straight lines, into the actual structure presented particular challenges...

  23. Lotus in the Poetry of Tang Dynasty

    Lotus in the poetry of Tang Dynasty 中国唐代诗歌中的荷花 Abstract In Chinese literature, the lotus flower has always renowned as one of the most pure and beautiful flowers. It is regarded that it embodies the Chinese spirit vividly. In the the poetry of Tang Dynasty three aspects...

  24. Organisation Behaviour

    – Festivities – Local Ethnic and Religious Festivals – Calender of Festivals and Public Holidays – National Flag / Anthem / Symbol / Flower Culture Shock! – Greetings and Introduction – Food – Presenting Gifts – Purchasing Food and...

  25. The Lotus Sutra

    Evaluate the rituals of the Lotus Sutra and asses whether these rituals are applicable within Buddhism. In this essay, I am going to look at the rituals associated with the Lotus Sutra and assess whether these rituals are applicable to Buddhist doctrine. The term ‘applicable’ can have several contrasting...

  26. Flowers and Acid

    Flowers and Acid Call them freaks, the underground, the counterculture, flower children, or just simply hippies, they are all loose labels for the youth culture of the 60’s that transformed life in the West as we knew it, introducing the spirit of freedom, of hope, of happiness...

  27. Ibm Lotus Notes... - Chapter 4

    sampling design. Research Design The study is a quantitative - descriptive research about the level of satisfaction in using IBM Lotus Notes among the employees of Pioneer Insurance Company. The study used survey questionnaires to gather primary data. Locale Pioneer...

  28. Flowers

    Flower Flower is abeautiful things for me.I like it so much.Ilike to give all person that.I love them flowers to exepres my love and recpect for them.We can see the flower in many places such us:garden house and farms.It have amany beautiful colours like:red,light pink and dark pink,yellow and white...

  29. Flag of India and National Flag

    the TricolourIt is really amazing to see the various changes that our National Flag went through since its first inception. It was discovered or recognised during our national struggle for freedom. The evolution of the Indian National Flag sailed through many vicissitudes to arrive at what it is today...

  30. Living in a Man's World

    her appearance. She works in the field as a slave and births her children in a room, alone, without anyone’s help but her own. The second woman, Lotus Flower, is considered beautiful. She has tiny hands with painted fingernails, eyes the shape of apricots, fair skin, and feet “no longer than a man’s middle...

  31. The Tulip Flower

    * The tulip is not native to the Netherlands. It is a flower of the East,[...] of central Asia. *Taxonomists believe that the first tulips sprang from the scrubby slopes of the Pamirs and flourished among the foothills and valleys of the Tien Shan MOuntains, where China and Tibet meet Russia and Afghanistan...

  32. The effects of pinning flowers in the brides' hair

    Topic: The effects of pinning flowers on brides’ hair Walking confidently along the aisle of the church, the bride captures all her guests’ attention with her flawless make-up, a sparkling silvery necklace, a flowing wedding gown and bright eyes filled with gleams of satisfaction. She, however,...

  33. The Lotus

    The Lotus Toru Dutt Love came to Flora asking for a flower That would of flowers be undisputed queen, The lily and the rose, long long had been Rivals for that high honour. Bards of power Had sung their claims. "The rose can never tower Like the pale lily with her Juno mien" - "But is the...

  34. Abu Mena

    plant life included succulents, reeds, louts flowers and papyrus. The Eastern desert has very little rainfall, but has a variety of vegetation such as tamarisk, acacia, markh, thorny shrubs, and aromatic herbs. In the areas they are more arid, the seeds of flowers sprout quickly after rainfall, completing...

  35. 50 Years

    start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest." 10)"The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all direction." 11)"God is not present in idols. Your feelings...

  36. bitexco financial tower

    Carlos Zapata, the creative mastermind behind Bitexco Financial Tower, drew inspiration for this skyscraper’s unique shape from Vietnam’s national flower, the Lotus.[citation needed] The tower was the tallest building in Vietnam from 2010 to early 2011 when Keangnam Hanoi Landmark Tower topped out on...

  37. Symbol in Vietnam

    THE LOTUS FLOWER When we talking about Vietnam, so many people would think the Vietnamese hat and the picture of Vietnames girl with the national dress, called “Ao dai”. For them, it is the characteristic symbol of Vietnam. But few know that the typical symbol of Vietnam is the lotus flower. ...

  38. Father Charles Coughlin

    of Canada who, in 1923 became an ordained Priest in Detroit. By 1926 Father Coughlin became the pastor of a church named The Shrine of the Little Flower in Royal Oak, Michigan. He began to tinker with the radio waves and by the 1930’s he began broadcasting the Hour of Power which was focused mainly...

  39. The Flower Juice

    The Flower Juice Orange juice, pineapple juice and other types of beverages arethe usual drinks we find as typical now a days. But what if oneaccidentally eats at a foreign restaurant and actually gets to taste anextraordinary drink known to be made out of flowers.  Well,coincidentally, one...

  40. Buddhism: It's Not Just for Celebrities Anymore

    teacher). The zendo (meditation hall) is setup with the altar at the far end of the room, opposite the doorway, complete with a Buddha statue, candles, flowers and incense. Two raised platforms about two inches off the ground are arranged on either side of the altar and are setup length-wise between the altar...

  41. Flower Business in Bangladesh

    INTRODUCTION A flower is the symbol of beauty, purity, love, affection, and attraction sometimes it is known as a bloom or blossom. Flower have long been admired and used by humans, mainly to beautify their environment. Flower can help a person to send the right message. Many people assign their...

  42. The Symbolic Content of India's Culture

    org/seminar/05-seminar/bala.htm) National symbols, stated Michael Geisler (2005), serve as a markers for the collective memory of the nation and thus represent the power of the state to define a nation. National symbols of India are deeply rooted in historical antiquity and Nationalist movement. National Flag: India’s...

  43. Martial Arts Cinema - Progression of an Art

    respected equally. By working together, we can better ourselves and stand strong as one nation.” (Jet Li, Fearless) It was then that Wushu became a national art and a technique to strength one’s self to promote peace. To this day, martial art schools are all across the world and continue to gain worldwide...

  44. Importance

    Unknown Flowers Blue Vanda {draw:rect} Yellow Cordia {draw:rect} Yellow Cordia is an ever-blooming small tree, growing up to 15 ft tall, or as a spreading shrub. The tree has elliptic leaves with rough upper surface. Flowers are bright canary-yellow in clusters. The tree has a free-branching habit...

  45. sweden culture

    FLOWER WREITHS There are many traditions about Midsummer that still live here in Sweden. A wreath or a bouquet with seven or nine (the traditions vary) different flowers is powerful if you pick them all alone and speak to no one. If you dare pick one flower from the churchyard, the power increases...

  46. Poetry styl

    over is Metaphor ( a metaphor is someone say one is something that they are not) Wale uses metaphor in Lotus Flower bomb by saying that a girl is a lotus flower. he is saying that the girl is a flower because of how beautiful she is to him. He uses metaphor in the Friends-n-Strangers by saying “am I wrong...

  47. Cybernetic Plot of Ulysses

    modern age. Bloom's job is to put his clients' messages into forms that are digestible by the mass medium of the press. If Bloom shows up in the National Library, for instance, it will be to find a logo (in what we would call clip art) for his client Alexander Keyes. The conduct of spirit...

  48. Different Quotes

    beautiful. Sophia Loren. 6. Do you love me because I'm beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me? Oscar Hammerstein II 7. The lotus is the most beautiful flower, whose petals open one by one. But it will only grow in the mud. In order to grow and gain wisdom, first you must have the mud --- the...

  49. Cdyjxy

    winter. 4. Seoraksan National Park Seoraksan is the highest mountain in the Taebaek mountain range in the Gangwon Province in eastern South Korea. The national park attracts many national and international tourists all year round, but the main season for Seoraksan national park is autumn. The autumn...

  50. The end of the end

    Import Manual The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information...

  51. Research of Isis Nursing Horus

    l'Egypte, p.309.) “The Egyptologist observes numerous analogies such as the priest’s communion during Eucharist and the rising of the sun above the lotus flower, St Peter’s procession carried on poles and surrounded by fans reminiscent of Egyptian ones, the ritual of enthronement with its ‘opening of the...

  52. flower

     Flowers play important roles in our everyday lives. They are beneficial to all of us. When someone is in the hospital, we bring flowers to cheer them up. Flowers are a great "pick-me-up." You send flowers to your loved ones on special occasions like Mother's Day or on birthdays to show how much you...

  53. INT1 - Task 2 - EXAMPLE

    REDWOOD NATIONAL PARK NORTHERN CALIFORNIA W E S T E R N G O V E R N O R S U N I V E R S I T Y | I N T 1 – TA S K 2 LOCATION Redwood National and State Parks Map (Google Maps Image, 2016) • The Redwood National Park is a United States National Park, located in the northern coastal ...

  54. Odysseus Heroic Leader of His Time

    literature and films. In Homers’ The Odyssey, Odysseus shows his strong leadership. Odysseus is an effective leader as he proves in his encounters with the lotus-eaters, Cyclops, sun god, and the enchantress. Odysseus is an effective leader as he proves in his encounter with the Cyclops (TS). When Odysseus...

  55. Personal Strategy Card

    how each week connected to the week before and brought you to the next, as the Course's Confluence blossomed to the Big Picture like a beautiful lotus flower , opening to showcase it's subtle perfection, this course quietly, yet greatly makes its profound impact upon me and has made positive changes...

  56. Taj Mahal. Origin and inspiration

    which is roughly 7 metres (23 ft) high. Because of its shape, the dome is often called an onion dome or amrud (guava dome). The top is decorated with a lotus design, which also serves to accentuate its height. The shape of the dome is emphasised by four smaller domed chattris (kiosks) placed at its corners...

  57. Familiar

    being a little envious. The cherry wood altar stands six feet tall and the mechanical folding doors are carved with majestic Japanese cranes and lotus flowers. Inside, the four inclining shelves are adorned with a Rice Krispy Treats box, an old bottle of Saki, and a cup filled with rice as offerings....

  58. Chinese Holiday

    celebrate Chinese New Year through out the first fifteenth day of the month, they would spend a lot of time to prepare for the festival such as shop for flowers, fruits, poetic couplets and new clothes. They believed that everything should be new because that will brings luck for the whole year. Women and children...

  59. Egyptian Temples

    not honored with temples of their own. The three most common types of column capitals imitate palm fronds, closed or opened papyrus umbels and lotus flowers (166). Columns were used to create closed walkways around the perimeter of a peristyle court or to hold a roof of a hypostyle hall (166). The...

  60. The Lotus Eater

    Mythic Structure in Somerset Maugham’s “The Lotus Eater” The word ‘myth’ is derived from the Greek word ‘mythos’, which means a traditional tale common to the member of a tribe, race or nation. It usually involves the supernatural elements to explain some natural phenomenon in boldly imaginative...