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There is a temple devoted to Shakuni in Kerala.

 

Sahadeva killed Shakuni on the 18th day of the Mahabharata war. He pledged to kill Shakuni as a revenge to Draupadi's insult.

 

Ancient Hindus used diamonds in the eyes of devotional statues, and believed that a diamond could protect its wearer from danger.

 

Different diamond shapes have different meanings. Round diamonds represent unending love, while oval diamonds are regarded as fertility charms, likely because of their resemblance to an egg. Emerald cut gems evoke elegance, clarity and openness, and marquise diamonds, with a cut designed to make the gem appear larger than it is, are said to be representative of opulence and extravagance.

 

Coronaviruses are zoonotic, meaning they are transmitted between animals and people.

 

How long does the coronavirus last on surfaces:
It is not certain how long the virus that causes COVID-19 survives on surfaces, but it seems to behave like other coronaviruses. Studies suggest that coronaviruses (including preliminary information on the COVID-19 virus) may persist on surfaces for a few hours or up to several days.

 

Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases.

 

The volcano is also known for being home of the warrior culture in Japan – the Samurais used the area for training. More recently, military camps from both Japan and the USAhave operated from Mt. Fuji.

 

The first known ascent of Mt. Fuji was in 663 by a monk. The Mt. was commonly climbed by men. However, women were not allowed to climb until the 19th century! The first woman to ascent was Lady Fanny Parkes in 1867.

 

Mt. Fuji has a very distinctive cone shape, which is very unusual for a volcano.

 

The peahen will lay an egg each day until she fills her nest with 3-7 eggs. She’ll also lay unfertilized “decoy” eggs that she’ll place away from the nest to confuse predators. The eggs hatch in about 28 days.

 

The average lifespan of a peacock in the wild is about 20 years.

 

Only the males are actually "peacocks.

 

Dhwaja Stambha is referred to as being a medium for the Heavens to be connected to the earth, which would refer to it being a spiritual connector between us earthlings and the Supreme Being, God, above.

 

The top portion of the Dhwaja Stambham has three horizontal perches or three branches pointing towards the Sanctum. It symbolizes righteousness, reputation and propriety or the Trimurtis – Vishnu, Brahma and Shiva.

 

A strand of hair is stronger than a copper wire with the same diameter.

 

A single hair has a lifespan of about five years.

 

A new hair begins to grow as soon as it is plucked from its follicle.

 

Hair is the second fastest growing tissue in the body after bone marrow

 

Panchgani's plateau is the second longest in Asia after the Tibetan plateau. This volcanic plateau is popularly known as table land.

 
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