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Το Δέλτα του Έβρου αποτελεί ένα από τα πιο όμορφα οικοσυστήματα της Ευρώπης. Εδώ βρίσκεται ένας μοναδικός κόσμος που οι ήχοι του συνήθως προέρχονται από τα πουλιά και οι μυρωδιές του από τα αγριολούλουδα που στολίζουν τις όχθες του ποταμού Έβρου που εκβάλει στο θρακικό πέλαγος σχηματίζοντας το πανέμορφο Δέλτα. Ας γνωρίσουμε παρέα αυτό το μοναδικό οικοσύστημα που διαφέρει από αντίστοιχα άλλα.

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Emmett Miller: The Yodelling Minstrel

Posted: 04/06/2021 by vequinox in Literature


61x2v1DCWbL._SL1000_On the 29th of March 1962, American minstrel show performer, singer and yodelling master, Emmett Miller, died in Macon, Georgia, the US, the city of his birth some sixty two years earlier (although certain sources indicate he was born in 1903). Popular in the mid-1920s and early 1930s for his blues-country-like recordings with the characteristic yodelling twitch, he died oblivious of his influence on modern country music. Among those who found his tunes inspirational are: Jimmie Rodgers, Bob Wills, Tommy Duncan, Hank Williams, Merle Haggard, and the Callahan Brothers. Due to the lack of any official interviews, the story of Miller’s life was until recently vaguely known. But the growing interest of music historians in the influence of yodelling on country music has brought the story of his life back into the daylight.

Miller started his performing career at the age of sixteen as a blackface comic with a then…

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Daily Dose of Bhagwad Gita

Posted: 04/06/2021 by vequinox in Literature

Be Inspired..!!

Quotes on Gita :‘If one reads Bhagavad-Gita very sincerely and with all seriousness, then by the grace of the Lord the reactions of his past misdeeds will not act upon him’Lord Shiva to Parvatidevi, Gita-Mahatmya.

No other philosophical or religious work reveals ,in such a lucid and profound way, the nature of consciousness, the self, the universe and the Supreme. I will shall read (Youtube Link Attached) and write Gita verses from the book “Bhagvan-Gita As It Is” by Swami Prabhupada everyday.

Bhagavad Gita – Chapter 2- Verse 34-37

Chapter 2 – Contents of the Gita Summarised

Text 33 – If, however, you do not perform your religious duty of fighting, then you will certainly incur sins for neglecting your duties and thus lose your reputation as a fighter.

Purport – Arjuna was a famous fighter, and he attained fame by fighting many great demigods, including even Lord…

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