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Mazha

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XqssftOuQXII love rain (Mazha).... especially the magical Monsoon rain from God's Own Country, Kerala (where I grew up in a rural village). .it always pour sweet memories and its always remind me my sweet days... and always with me in my good and bad times...its depth and beauty is unexplainable in words compared to the monochromatic rain in Portland. See More
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Nov 14, 2011
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Which Portland neighborhood do you call home? Or, are you Moving to Portland?
Marquam Hill
About Me:
Think freely
Practice patience
Smile often
Savor special moments

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Make new friends
Rediscover old ones
Tell those that you love that you do

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Feel deeply
Discard worry
Forget trouble
Forgive an enemy

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Keep a promise
Take a chance
Try something new
Reach out

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Have good ideas
Make some mistakes
Learn from them

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Be crazy
Count your blessings
Observe miracles -- make them happen
Pick some daisies
Share them

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See a sunrise
Listen to the rain
Look for rainbows
Gaze at the stars
See beauty everywhere

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Laugh heartily
Spread joy
Reminisce

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Give
Trust
Give in

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Slow down
Let someone in
Be soft sometimes

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Hope
Grow
Work Hard
Be Wise
Try to understand
Cry when you need to

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Trust life
Have Faith
Enjoy wonder
Comfort a friend

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What do you love about Portland?
Greenery!!! Lots of big trees, well-maintained parks, and glorious greenery everywhere - just like an urban forest!!! The public transit system is excellent, making it easy to live without a car year-round. Living without a car saves me a lot of money!!! Mild weather year-round, with lots of overcast, cool, misty days. The general grayness is something a lot of people dislike about Portland, but for people like me who don't like the heat and find such weather energizing and enlivening, it’s a big plus.
My music:
Karnatic and Hindustani
What's your favorite Portland neighborhood and why?
Marquam Hill
Favorite quote:
“Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success, that is way great spiritual giants are produced.”

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Mazha

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XqssftOuQXI

I love rain (Mazha).... especially the magical Monsoon rain from God's Own Country, Kerala (where I grew up in a rural village). .it always pour sweet memories and its always remind me my sweet days... and always with me in my good and bad times...its depth and beauty is unexplainable in words compared to the monochromatic rain in Portland.

 

Posted on November 17, 2011 at 6:09pm

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At 1:07pm on January 23, 2010, Angela Higgins said…
Hi Karma, your photo was selected as Portland Photo of the Week! If you are a coffee drinker, that is your prize! You can pick it up in North Portland or we can send it to you. Whats your choice?

Happy Saturday!
At 10:41pm on August 27, 2008, René Gillette said…
Hi Karma,
Great reading. Are they original from you? Or are they phrases that mean something to you?
Thank you for sharing.
Is your job bringing you out to Portland? I know you will find this website and the members very helpful.
Rene
At 6:31am on August 23, 2008, Lorri E. said…
Hello, Karma Pakshi, and welcome to the site.
 
 
 

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