the night of the worship of Shiva, occurs on the 14th night of
the new moon during the dark half of the month of Phalguna. It
falls on a moonless February night, when Hindus offer special
prayer to the lord of destruction. Shivaratri (Sanskrit 'ratri'
= night) is the night when he is said to have performed the
Tandava Nritya or the dance of primordial creation, preservation
- A pineapple is a
- Most fruits develop
in 3 to 4 months, but, it takes about 18 months to two years for
a pineapple to grow to its full size.
- First called “anana”,
word for “excellent fruit”, the name “pineapple” came from
European explorers who
thought the fruit looked like a pinecone with flesh like an
- Christopher Columbus
was the first person to introduce pineapples to Europe
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