How cold cream works, and Vishu festival of Kerla

Apr 15, 2021 8:30 | Feature & Viewpoint

Facts about India

Nation remembers iconic air warrior IAF Marshal Arjan Singh on his 102 nd birth anniversary on April 15.  who will always be remembered for his distinguished service in commanding the IAF during the 1965 Indo-Pak war. Singh was promoted to the rank of Air Chief Marshal on January 15, 1966,
He was Chief of the Air Staff for five years - 1964 to 1969. Singh led the first fly-past of RIAF aircraft over the Red Fort in Delhi, as a Wing Commander and acting Group Captain on August 15, 1947.
Singh was 45 when he was appointed as Chief of the Air Staff of the IAF. He has been the only Chief of the Air Staff to have headed the Air Force for five years. He was promoted to the rank of Air Chief Marshal for his contribution in the 1965 war.  

Why do foxes scream in the night?

When male foxes have competitors, they scream to assert a claim on their turf. Foxes are extremely territorial. Another reason foxes scream during the hours of the night is to protect their young. If they feel that intruders are invading their lair, they will scream to ward them off.

Foxes scream and bark to communicate with each other. ... During this period in particular, foxes will scream at each other as a territory warning, and female foxes will make loud noises when mating

How cold cream works

Cold cream is an emulsion of water and certain fats, usually including beeswax and various scent agents, designed to smooth skin and remove makeup. Cold cream is an emulsion of water in a larger amount of oil, unlike the oil in water emulsion of vanishing cream, so-called because it seems to disappear when applied on skin. The name "cold cream" derives from the cooling feeling that the cream leaves on the skin. Variations of the product have been used for nearly 2000 years.


Vishu is an Indian festival celebrated in one of the Indian state Kerala and in coastal Kanyakumari nearby regions and their diaspora communities. The festival follows the solar cycle of the lunisolar as the first day of month called Medam. It therefore always falls in the middle of April in the Gregorian calendar on or about 14 April every year. *Vishu literally means equal* . Malayali seek to view the golden blossoms of the Indian laburnum (Kani Konna), money or silver items (Vishukkaineetam), and rice.


Note : These home tips followed in villages/ancient traditions, it is up to you to use it or not 

Cardamom (Elaichi ) may help lower blood pressure, most likely due to its antioxidant and diuretic properties.
The antioxidant compounds in cardamom may help protect cells from damage and slow down and prevent inflammation in your body.