that Diwali Festival have on our environment.
1. Air Pollution through Firecrackers 2. Excessive Consumerism 3. High Energy Consumption |
1. Air Pollution through Firecrackers - "Say 'No' to Fire crackers and 'Yes' to life!"
For most people lighting of firecrackers is the highlight of...
or indirectly to global warming. Hence, Say ‘NO’ to Crackers and play a safe, noiseless and pollution free Diwali.
The Hindus in India celebrate many festivals. The Diwali or Dipabali is one such festival. This festival is celebrated on the new moon day after the Dasahara. The Goddess Kali...
nothing more than garbage. Be smart, be civilized, use your knowledge, don’t worry about what others think, don’t care about society, & DON’T USE CRACKER.
Let each one of us take a pledge this Diwali to say NO to firecrackers and invest in a safer and greener future. Diwali is the festival of lights and we must enlighten our lives with the sparkle of joy and goodwill, forget past grievances and look ahead towards a brighter and happier future.
Watch a display
It is safest to watch a fireworks display than it is to actually burn the crackers. Try and mobilize your neighbourhood to organize a fireworks display, as is the practice in other parts of the world. In keeping with the spirit of Diwali, you could light diyas...
, request made to the Cellular operators for sending an awareness message ‘Say NO to CRACKERS. Celebrate Deepavali with lamps, candles and fireworks.’ to their customers. The WBPCB has arranged to display 4000 festoons in Kolkata, Howrah and Salt Lake at various crowed places as well as near schools...
When it comes to grains, you should know what to choose; whole wheat. Overall, there are so many reasons why you should eat whole wheat over the other products, plus whole wheat is in a number of things that we eat daily and constantly, for example; tortillas, pancakes, crackers...
girls walking in, he misteps and rings the customers “HiHo crackers” twice, thus causing the customer to become very irate. Sammy called the customer “one of those cash register watchers” waiting to trip him up and she did. Sammy then see’s Lengel, the sotre manager walk in, as the girls come to...
illuminate their houses. Lord Ganesha and Goddess Lakshmi, the Goddess of wealth are worshipped on Diwali. Children light fire crackers and sparklers in their home. Everyone enjoys this festival very much. It brings joy and happiness to all.
Diwali or 'Deepawali'as it is known as, is the festival of...
also say that Goddess Durga represented a woman, and her ten incarnations depict the ten aspects of a woman. Kali portrays the strong and aggressive woman who fights for justice. According to legends once the demons named Shambhu and Nishambhu grew in force and posed a challenge to Indra, King of...
meeting on Diwali for a massive tax of Rs. 5,000 (some authors say it was Rs 10,000). Invitations were sent to the Sikhs all over India to join Bandi Chhorh Diwas celebrations at Harmandir Sahib. Bhai Mani Singh thought he would collect the tax-money from the Sikhs who would assemble for the...
atheist, I also like this festival as it lights up the world. But along with bit happiness for the arrival of Diwali, I get lots of worry every year. Whatever you say, Diwali, along with bunch of other festivals & functions, are tagged with some key words – crackers, pollutions, global warming...
What is Diwali ?
The word "Diwali" is a contraction of "Deepavali", originating from the Sanskrit word Dīpāvalī (दीपावली) which can be translated to "Row of Lights". Hence the Diwali Festival is also called the "Festival of Lights". Diwali is the name for the festival in North-India. In South...
role in peoples’ lives that I’ve devoted this visitation report to compare and contrast the festivals and rituals of Hinduism and Sikhism.
Being a Hindu, and having lived in New Delhi till I was seven, I can confidently say that Hinduism has the most festivals out of all other religions in the...
media. In addition, request made to the cellular operators for sending an awareness message “Say No to Crackers”. Celebrate Deepavali with lamps, candles and fireworks.’ to their customers have also been made, with the hope of creating awareness.
IMPACT ON AIR QUALITY STANDARDS11
Air quality is...
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The Ecology of a Cracker Childhood
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In The Ecology of a Cracker Childhood, Janisse Ray invites readers into her often flawed and sometimes not so educated past. She tells her story intertwined with...
of crackers and fireworks. This year we burst lot of crackers. Earlier I used to be afraid of crackers. Now I have got over the fear of bursting crackers. My parents tell me that I have to be very careful while bursting. I followed their advice and there was no fire accident also. Sparklers, Rockets...
MUMBAI: The very first rule of a police circular that is issued to police stations before Diwali ordains that no person can burst firecrackers on a street or public place; a diktat which is repeated in Rule 7, which says that such activities can "cause injury or harm". Despite this, crackers...
, clothes, money and other useful things to the poor. Some days before Diwali we burn statues of evil King Ravana.
Evening is most interesting part of the day when houses are illuminated with earthen lamps or candles. Children burst crackers. One hears the sound of bursting bombs across the city...
Diwali is the festival closest to my heart. It embraces all religions and it not only illuminates houses but also lives. This year was no different with my entire city karnal getting adorned over the last weekend to glowing LEDs while candles played a minor role in some houses. A significant and...
. But they should know that for their enjoyment, children of their age are making those crackers. I feel very sad to say but we are promoting child labour just for the sake of our enjoyment. We are not only creating problems for human beings and the environment but also for the animals, who get scared...
year. Whatever you say, Diwali, along with bunch of other festivals & functions, are tagged with some key words – crackers, pollutions, global warming & noise. However we celebrate this Diwali; we can’t remove these tags from the festival.
I remember last year I had posted a post on why not to use...
subsidy linked scheme sponsored by the agriculture department of the Orissa government.
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Home prices to cut by 25% this Diwali
There is good news for people who still have plans to buy home that most realtors are advertising cash...
the essence of Diwali, which is charity, new clothes for all, happiness, sharing and welcoming.
Workers in cracker factories needed?? Children/people – forced to work there – no one cares to see & improve matters for them. They earn a living from working there – if we do not want them to work there...
Has a good hand and eye coordination. He put the ball in his mouth I
Think he might be teething.
As the leader had all the children gather around to play a game
Which you would point out distinctive features of oneself to touch
Eyes, ears, nose and tell them where it was and he says
says more specifically, “A pyramid of Diet Delight peaches” (4). Sammy even refers to one aisle as the “cat-and-dog-food-breakfast-cereal-macaroni-rice-rasins-seasonings-spreads-spaghetti-soft-drinks-crackers-and-cookies aisle” (2). John Updike’s use of words is very deliberate. He did not include...
dramatic monologue exists in ‘A Cream Cracker Under The Settee’ by Alan Bennett.
Alan Bennett uses Dramatic monologue very well in ‘A Cream Cracker Under The Settee’. It is from the point of view of an elderly lady called Doris, who is insistent that the world of her time is much better then the...
advertising that fast food companies do; it targets children with toys to go along with the food. Let’s say new children’s movie comes out a fast food chain will, market this to kids getting them attached to fast food. Obesity leads to cardiovascular problems later in life, there should be better...
wanted to enjoy the last day of his life in a grand manner and Diwali was celebrated. That was the beginning and the practice continued.
In the evening, lamps are lighted and crackers are burst. As most of the cracker manufacturing units are in Tamil Nadu, there is no dearth of fireworks here....
Godrej Diwali campaign
Branding :‘Godrej Har Din Dhamaka Offer’
• Godrej Har Din Dhamaka Offer’ – Prizes to be won everyday
• Buy any Godrej appliance burst a cracker and get a scratch
card and win sure gifts.
• Scratch once to win silver coins upto 25 gms...
children exist on paper, Only there was a campaign to boycott fireworks produced by little children. School children took out processing's also asking everybody's to say no to crackers. But did such a boycott help the children? The answer is No. A nationwide boycott of all fire-crackers would only...