Search Results
Post Author Forum Replies Views Liked [asc]
    Thread: Naming the kids.
Post: RE: Naming the kids.

Yes, patronymics don't pass down through more than one generation, however, my case was little different. My grandather had Mantampadi, my father had Kasaragod and I have Mangalore. Our places of birt...
manju Parenting & Education 7 14,849 14-Aug-2014, 04:13 PM
    Thread: what does nirmukta stand for?
Post: RE: what does nirmukta stand for?

(25-Aug-2011, 07:38 PM)frmchandan Wrote: I think it is good that we started this discussion. I just have some questions. 1. Is it good to let some religious goons have the proprietary of a languag...
manju Community Discussions 19 29,773 15-Sep-2011, 10:10 PM
    Thread: Why the cow was chosen to be holy - a hypothesis
Post: RE: Why the cow was chosen to be holy - a hypothes...

I guess the success of religious injunction against beef eating owes it to the fact that vast majority pre-Indo-Aryan Indians were never beef eaters. Since lactase persistence goes down drastically in...
manju Hinduism 33 34,249 13-Sep-2011, 10:54 PM
    Thread: Naming the kids.
Post: RE: Naming the kids.

Yes, patronymics don't pass down through more than one generation, however, my case was little different. My grandather had Mantampadi, my father had Kasaragod and I have Mangalore. Our places of birt...
manju Parenting & Education 7 14,849 05-Sep-2011, 04:26 PM
    Thread: Naming the kids.
Post: RE: Naming the kids.

Yes, patronymics don't pass down through more than one generation, however, my case was little different. My grandather had Mantampadi, my father had Kasaragod and I have Mangalore. Our places of birt...
manju Parenting & Education 7 14,849 04-Sep-2011, 08:19 PM
    Thread: Jokes Thread
Post: RE: Jokes Thread

A Hindu, a Muslim and a Christian are drowning. The Christian prays to Jesus to rescue him. Jesus comes and rescues him. The Muslim prays to Allah to rescue him. Allah comes and rescues him. The Hindu...
manju The Cafe 38 44,393 17-Jun-2011, 12:59 PM
    Thread: Jokes Thread
Post: RE: Jokes Thread

A Hindu, a Muslim and a Christian are drowning. The Christian prays to Jesus to rescue him. Jesus comes and rescues him. The Muslim prays to Allah to rescue him. Allah comes and rescues him. The Hindu...
manju The Cafe 38 44,393 10-Jun-2011, 04:40 PM
    Thread: Brahmin-Bashing
Post: RE: Brahmin-Bashing

European is an ethnic/geographical identity. Nazism or Aryanism or plainly Racism is an ideology or philosophy like Brahmanism or the Varnashrama. The descendants of Europeans do not have any identity...
manju Hinduism 6 9,420 27-Apr-2011, 04:44 PM
    Thread: Listening to the women in the group
Post: RE: Listening to the women in the group

If majority male atheists in India come from my background and class this is a non-issue. - Our grasp of spoken English is generally poorer than women so there won't be any interruptions. - We are m...
manju Gender Relations 5 9,698 01-Mar-2011, 03:22 AM
    Thread: Philanthropy and Atheism/Freethinking.
Post: RE: Philanthropy and Atheism/Freethinking.

Is there a measure for the success of philanthropic activities in the developed world? Probably only this factor interests me than the moral obligation. I think welfare of the society should rest sol...
manju Secular Humanism 7 16,429 13-Feb-2011, 11:49 AM
    Thread: Translating the 'Pale Blue Dot' to Indian languages
Post: RE: Translating the 'Pale Blue Dot' to Indian lang...

Kannada translation. As usual it requires refinement. ----------------- ಇಷ್ಟೊಂದು ದೂರದಿಂದ ಅವಲೋಕಿಸಿದಾಗ ಇಳೆಯು ವಿಶಿಷ್ಟವಾಗಿ ಕುತೂಹಲಕೆರಳಿಸುವಂತೆ ತೋರಿ ಬರುವುದಿಲ್ಲ. ಆದರೆ ನಮಗೆ, ಅದು ಹಾಗಲ್ಲ. ಆ ಬೊಟ್ಟನ್ನು ಮತ್ತೆ ನೋಡ...
manju TV & Video 20 22,163 30-Jan-2011, 10:10 PM
    Thread: Indian language translations for the OUT Campaign declaration
Post: RE: Indian language translations for the OUT Campa...

Translation is indeed tiring and also my translation can definitely be improved. Also, I felt wordings are not "cool". ಱ್ಯಾಷನಲ್ ವಿಚಾರಿಗಳಾಗಿ ಮತ್ತು ಕಾನ್ಶನ್ಸ್ ಕೊಳ್ಳಿಗಳಾಗಿ ನಾಸ್ತಿಕರು ನೂರಾರು ತಲೆಮಾರುಗಳಿಂದ ...
manju Parenting & Education 22 23,889 19-Oct-2010, 12:19 PM
    Thread: Indian language translations for the OUT Campaign declaration
Post: RE: Indian language translations for the OUT Campa...

Translation is indeed tiring and also my translation can definitely be improved. Also, I felt wordings are not "cool". ಱ್ಯಾಷನಲ್ ವಿಚಾರಿಗಳಾಗಿ ಮತ್ತು ಕಾನ್ಶನ್ಸ್ ಕೊಳ್ಳಿಗಳಾಗಿ ನಾಸ್ತಿಕರು ನೂರಾರು ತಲೆಮಾರುಗಳಿಂದ ...
manju Parenting & Education 22 23,889 18-Oct-2010, 09:33 PM
    Thread: Jokes Thread
Post: RE: Jokes Thread

A Hindu, a Muslim and a Christian are drowning. The Christian prays to Jesus to rescue him. Jesus comes and rescues him. The Muslim prays to Allah to rescue him. Allah comes and rescues him. The Hindu...
manju The Cafe 38 44,393 11-Oct-2010, 10:07 AM
    Thread: Jokes Thread
Post: RE: Jokes Thread

A Hindu, a Muslim and a Christian are drowning. The Christian prays to Jesus to rescue him. Jesus comes and rescues him. The Muslim prays to Allah to rescue him. Allah comes and rescues him. The Hindu...
manju The Cafe 38 44,393 10-Oct-2010, 05:21 PM
    Thread: Jokes Thread
Post: RE: Jokes Thread

A Hindu, a Muslim and a Christian are drowning. The Christian prays to Jesus to rescue him. Jesus comes and rescues him. The Muslim prays to Allah to rescue him. Allah comes and rescues him. The Hindu...
manju The Cafe 38 44,393 10-Oct-2010, 04:15 PM