Important Events of June.

June is anti Maleria month.

June is the month named after Juno, the wife of Jupiter.

First Sunday of June is celebrated as World Heritage Day

in Germany.
Third Sunday of June is celebrated as fathers day.

Third Friday in June is celebrated as ”The Flip-Flop Day”.

Connecticut Open House Day is observed on second Saturday

of  June.
1.Global day of parents.
World milk day.
International children’s defence day.
”Thanks God!It’s Monday” Day.

Nargis Dutt(B:1, June 1929;D:3 May 1981) was an Indian

film actress.

Child Safety Week-1st June to 7 June.
2.Death anniversary of Raj Kapoor(1988)
also known as ”The Showman”.He was a noted
Indian film actor, producer and director of
Hindi cinema.
Death anniversary of Dom Moraes(2004). He was
an Indian writer and poet who wrote in English
language.
State Bank of India’s origin-founded on June 2,
as Bank of Calcutta. It became the Imperial Bank
of India in 27 January,1921,which was transformed
into State Bank of India under the Act of Parliament
on July 1st,1955.In 1985,S.B.I.acquired the Bank of
Cochin in Kerala.
The State of Telangana was officially formed on
June 2, 2014.
”Leave the office earlier” day.
”Festival of Republic” is a national holiday in Italy.

Boxer  Muhammad Ali(B:January 17, 1942;D:June 3, 2016)

was a boxing legend.

G.Sankara Kurup(B:3 June 1901;D:2 February 1978) was a

Malayali poet and first winner of the Jnanapitha Award.

4.Birthday of S.P.Bala subrahmanyam(1946). He is a
playback singer.
International prevention of child abuse day.
Birthday of Anil Ambani(1959)
Tailors Day.
Monica Elizabeth(B:1923 June 4;D:13 February 2007)
was an English born novelist and professor of
creative writing.

International day of innocent children, victims of aggression.
5. World Environment Day.
Anti Fileria Day.
Death anniversary of Ronald Reagon(2004), the 40th
President of America. He was also an actor.
6.Birthday of Sunil Dutt actor(1929). He was an
Indian actor.
Birthday of Masti Venkatesh Iyengar(B:6 June1891 D:6 June 1986)

He was a well known writer in Kannada.He was the fourth

among the Kannada writers to be honored with Jnanapith Award.
70th Anniversary of D.Day and the battle of
Normandy(France).That day in 1944,the allied
forces(France,England and U.S.)landed at Normandy
to make the final assault on occupied Europe
and free it from Nazi yoke.
Death anniversary of Devaraje Urs(B:20 August 1915
D:June 6, 1982).He was an Indian politician, who
served 2 terms(1972-77;1978-80) as the 8th chief
minister of Karnataka.He was the voice of the poor
and stood up for the cause of down trodden in society.
Christopher Lee(B:27 May 1922;D:7 June,2015)was
an English actor, singer and author.

Lions Clubs International was founded by Melvin

Jones(B:January 13, 1879; D:June 1st, 1961) on June 7, 1917

in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
8.World Oceans Day.
Birth anniversary of Sediyapu Krishna Bhat(1949)
He was a Kannada and Sanskrit scholar and
lexicographer.

Kayyara Kinhanna Rai(B:8 June 1915;D:9 August 2015)

was a Kannada author and poet.

World Brain Tumour Day since 2000.

National Best Friends Day.
9.Birthday of Amisha Patel(1976).She is an Indian
actress.
Disney legend Donald Duck turns 80.He first appeared
in an animated cartoon in 1934.

Natalie Portman(B:June 9, 1981)is an Israel born American
actress.
10.Death anniversary of Ray Charles known as”Father
of soul music”(2004)He was one of America’s most beloved
entertainers.
Birthday of Subrata Roy(1948), the Sahara group chairman.
Birthday of Prince Philip(1921), husband of Queen Elizabeth II,
and Duke of Edinburgh.
Iced Tea Day.

International Eyes Donation Day.

World Blind Day.
11.Birthday of Lalu Prasad Yadav(1948)He is an (ex) chief
minister of Bihar.
12.World day against child labour.
FIFA world cup 2014 began on 12 June, 2014 at Sao Paulo in
Brazil and concluded on July 13. Germany won the tournament.
Red rose day. It honors the flower, that is a symbol
of love and romance, the red rose.
Nek Chand Saini(B:5 December 1924;D:12 June 2025) was a self
taught Indian artist, known for building the Rock Garden
of Chandigarh.

Commonwealth Franchise Act was enacted on 12 June, 1902

in Australia which granted right to vote and stand for election

for the Australian parliament to women on the same basis as men.

New Zealand  granted woman the right to vote in 1893. In U.K.

women did not get equal voting rights with men until 1928.
13.Birthday of William Austin Burt(1792).He was an American
inventor of Typhographer, the first typewriter.

Saint Anthony of Padua(1195-13 June 1231) was a Portugese

Catholic priest. He is the patron saint of finding things and

lost people.
14. World blood donors day.The focus of this year’s World
Donors Day is”safe blood for saving mothers.”The World
Health Organization declared the 14th of June as the
Blood Donors Day to commemorate the birth of Karl
Landsteiner,(B:June 14, 1868;D:June 26, 1943)
who created the modern system of classification of
blood groups and also discovered Rh factor and poliovirus.
He was an Austrian biologist and physician.He was awarded
Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine on 1930.

Flag day is observed in U.S.A. on June 14.

Kengal Hanumanthaiah (B:14 February 1908;D:1 December 1980)

was the second chief minister of Karnataka from 30 March 1952

to 19 August 1956.
15 World Elder abuse awareness day.
Father’s Day is celebrated on 3rd Sunday of June.
Nature Photography day was created by the North American
Nature Photography Association in 2006. it is observed
on June 15 each year.

Magna Carta of Libertatum( in Latin-the Great Charter of

Liberties) was signed by King John of England on 15 June

1215.
16.Fresh Veggies Day.

Leap month known as Adika Masa or Purushottama month

started on June 16 and will end on 16th July.This month is

very dear to Lord Krishna.Leap month occurs about every

3 years.

Katharine Graham(B:June 16,1917;D:July 17, 2001) was an

American publisher. She led her family’s newspaper,

”The Washington Post” for more than two decades.

Her memoir, ”Personal History” won the Pulitzer Prize

in 1998.
17. World day to combat desertification and drought.
National Eat Your Vegetables Day.
18 Autistic Pride day.
International picnic day.

Egypt became republic on 18 June, 1953.
19. Birthday of Rahul Gandhi(1970), son of Sonia Gandhi.

He is the Vice President of National Congress Party.
Flip-Flop Day-to express love to this wonderful kind of
shoes, people celebrate National Flip- Flop day across
America on June 19th every year.

Bal Thackeray was an Indian politician who founded

Shiv Sena on 19, June 1966.

Kuwait’s independence from Britain-June 19, 1961.

World Sickle Cell Day.
20. World Refuge day.
Salim ALI(Born-12 November1896;Died-20 June 1987). He
conducted the systematic bird surveys across India and
his bird books helped develop ornithology.

Wikipedia, one of the Internet’s most-used websites

was founded by  Jimmy Wales, Michael Davis and Tim Shell

in St. Petersburg on June 20,2003.
21.World music day was conceived  and launched by Jack

Lang, the French Minister of Culture in 1982.
international Day of Yoga.
Birthday of Benazir Bhutto(1953), ex-P.M.of Pakistan.
Manjil Rudbar is an important city in Gilan province,
in Iran.The worst earthquake, measuring 7.7 on Richter
scale, hit the city on 1990. More than 50,ooo people
were killed and 1,35,ooo people were injured and 4,00,000
were left homeless.
June 21 is the longest day of the year in the northern
hemisphere because it is the summer solstice which describes
the tilt of the Earth’s axis.
23.U.N.Public Service Day.
International widows day.
Air India flight Kanishka bombing incident, which killed
329 people.
Olympic Day was introduced in 1948 to commemorate the birth
of the modern Olympic Games on 23 June 1894 at the Sorbonne
in Paris.

International Olympic Committee was created on 23 June

1894.

Hamsalekha (B:23 June, 1951) is an Indian screenplay  writer,

dialogue writer and song writer. He works predominantly

in Kannada film industry.

Sister Nirmala (B:23 July,1934) who succeeded Mother Teresa

as the head of the ”Missionaries of Charity” founded by the

Nobel laureate, passed away on June 23, 2015.
24.World Young Doctors’ Day.
Steffi Graf(B:June 14, 1969) is a German former world
No.1 tennis player.

Celebration of the Senses Day.

World Paralysis Day.
25. Day of the seafarer.
Birthday of Karishma Kapur.(1974)
Anniversary of Emergency.The promulgation was issued late
in the night on June 25, 1975 by Indira Gandhi and President
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmad by invoking article 352 of the constitution
up to 21 months, till March 1977.
26.International day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking.
3rd Sunday of June is Fathers’ day.

Pearl S.Buck(B:June 26, 1892;D:March 6,1973) was an American

writer and novelist.She was the first American woman to

win(1938) the Nobel Prize for literature.

U.N.Charter Signing Day-1945, June 26.
27 Birthday of Drake Bill(1986). He is an American actor,
comedian, musician, guitarist, singer and song writer.

Birthday of Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyaya(B:27 June 1838;

D:8 April, 1894):He was a Bengali writer, poet,and jourlalist.

He composed ”Vande Mataram”, the national song of India.

National Sunglasses Day.

World Diabetes Day in India is observed on June 27.

P.T.Usha (B:27 June 1964) is an Indian track and field

athlete from the State of Kerala.

Mysore prince Yaduveer weds Trishika on 27th June,2016.

He is the 27th and present titular Maharaja of Mysore

and head of the former ruling Wadeyar dynasty.

28.The five principles of peaceful co-existence known in
India as the Panchsheel Treaty, was signed between China
and India in 1954, June 28.
World anti-diabetic day.
Birthday of P.V.N.Rao(B:28 June 1921;D:23 December 2004)

the 10th P.M.of India.
Treaty of Versailles was signed by Germany and the allied
powers on June 28, 1919 as an end to the first world war.
29.Peter and Paul festival takes place on June 29 every year.

The first iPhone was released on 29 June, 2007.
30.Birthday of Mike Tyson-heavyweight star(1966), a retired
American boxer.

Bharat Ratna awardee Dr.C.N.R.Rao(Chintamani Nagesha

Ramachandra Rao)was born on 30, June, 1934.He is an

Indian chemist who has worked in solid state and structural

chemistry.He is known as ”Mr.Science”.

Social Media Day.

Kabir Jayanthi(birthday) and Purandaradasa jayanthi are

celebrated on the Jyeshta Purnima(full moon day of Jyeshta month)

according to Hindu calendar.

Kuran was revealed in the month of Ramadan(Ramjan)

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ಕನ್ನಡ ಗಾದೆಗಳು ಮತ್ತು ನುಡಿಗಟ್ಟುಗಳು.

೧. ಅತ್ತೆ ಒಡೆದ ಕಂಚಿಗೆ ಬೆಲೆ ಇಲ್ಲ .
೨. ಶಾಂತಿ ಇಲ್ಲದವರ ಸಂಸಾರ ಕ್ರಾಂತಿಯಿಂದ ಕೂಡಿರುತ್ತದೆ.
೩. ಶಿಕ್ಷೆ ಮಾಡಲಾಗದ ಕೆಲಸವನ್ನು ಅಂತರಂಗದ ನೋವು
ಮಾಡುವುದು ಸಾಧ್ಯ .
೪. ನಾಯಿಯ ಬಾಲ ಹಿಂದೆ ಎಂಬಂತೆ.
೫.ಗೆದ್ದಲು ಹುತ್ತ ಕಟ್ಟುತ್ತದೆ. ಹಾವು ಅದನ್ನು ಹೈಜಾಕ್ ಮಾಡುತ್ತದೆ.
೬.ಅತಿ ವೇಗ, ತಿಥಿ ಬೇಗ.
೭. ದೃಷ್ಟಿಯಂತೆ ಸೃಷ್ಟಿ.
೭. ಕಮಲ ಇದ್ದಲ್ಲಿ ಕೆರೆ ಇರಬೇಕು.
೮. ಅಜ್ಜಿಗೆ ಕೆಮ್ಮುವುದನ್ನು ಕಲಿಸಲು ಹೊರಟಂತೆ.
೯. ಮಾತಾಡುವಾಗ ಶಬ್ದ ಗಳನ್ನು ತೂಗಬೇಕು;ಎಣಿಸ ಬಾರದು.
೧೦. ಮೂರು ಕಾಸಿನ ಬೆಕ್ಕಿಗೆ ಆರು ಕಾಸಿನ ಹಾಲು ಎಂಬಂತೆ.
೧೧. ಒಳ್ಳೆಯ ಸಮಯ ಬರಬೇಕು ಅಂತ ಒಳ್ಳೆಯ ಗಡಿಯಾರ
ತಂದರೆ ಆಗುತ್ತದೆಯೇ ?
೧೨. ಅಂಗೈ ನಿಂದ ಕಾಳು ತಿನ್ನುವ ಹಕ್ಕಿಗಳಂತೆ.
೧೩. ಕಲ್ಲಿದ್ದಾಗ ನಾಯಿ ಇರೋದಿಲ್ಲ; ನಾಯಿ ಇದ್ದಾಗ ಕಲ್ಲಿರೋದಿಲ್ಲ.
೧೪. ಕತ್ತಲ ಹಾದಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ಕರಿಮಣಿ ಹುಡುಕಿದಂತೆ.
೧೫. ದರೋಡೆ ಗಳನ್ನು ತಡೆಯಲು ಕಳ್ಳತನವನ್ನು ಕಾನೂನು ಬದ್ಧ
ಗೊಳಿಸಬೇಕು ಎಂಬಂತೆ.
ಮೂಲ:ಸಂಗ್ರಹ.

Divine Corner.

1.Bhagwan-The word Bhagwan means one who has
6 eternal qualities,i.e,-He who possesses all
wealth, all strength,fame, beauty,knowledge
and renunciation.
2.There are no cross connections when you
direct dial to the Almighty. Finding your own
faith is the”way to pray.”
3. India is suffering from the problem of
religious differences.We should believe in only
one religion-the religion of humanity.
4.Love and attraction-Love is essential in
relationship. It’s not about attraction alone.
In attraction, there is aggressiveness;
in love, there is submission.
-Sri Sri Sri Ravishankar.
5.Living happily does not mean that everything
around us must be perfect.It means choosing to
be happy in spite of the fact that it will
never be perfect.
-Joe Rossini.
6.The Indian Mythology’s purpose was to weave
spiritual lessons through interesting stories,
which would leave a lasting impact. Sadly today
the meaning has faded, while storyline continues.
-Shovana Narayan.
7.Paint life on all dark patches.
8.Let spiritual radiance intoxicate your soul.
Spill in every corner of your being, the fragrance
of God’s name. Become one with the divine force!
Chant mantras for pure mornings, serene evenings
and peaceful nights.Embrace divine music-”mantras/
bhajans” to celebrate life.
9.Be a positive thinker.Believe that with positive
attitude, you can handle all the difficulties or
give them a purpose. A negative thinker not only
spreads negative energy around, he would also hurt
himself in the process.A positive mind is always
”a part of nature,” while the negative is always
”apart” from nature.
10.Listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages
with open heart; seek elegance rather than luxury;
and refinement rather than fashion; be wealthy not
rich;talk gently, act frankly, bear all cheerfully,
do all bravely, hurry never, think quietly, grow up
through the common.
-William Henry Channing.
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ಕನ್ನಡ ನುಡಿಗಟ್ಟು ಮತ್ತು ಗಾದೆಗಳು .

೧.ಎಡವಿ ಬಿದ್ದವನ ಮೇಲೆ ಆನೆ ಬಿತ್ತು.
೨.ಬಾಳೆ ಮರ ಬಗ್ತು ,ತೆಂಗಿನ ಮರ ಏಳ್ತು.
೩. ಸೋಮಾರಿ ಗಳಿಗೆ ಹಾಸಿಗೆ ಹಾಸಿ ಕೊಟ್ಟಂತೆ.
೪. ಬೋರಲು ಬಿಂದಿಗೆ ಮೇಲೆ ನೀರು ಸುರಿದಂತೆ .
೫. ದುಡ್ಡು ಇಟ್ಟ ಕಡೆಯೇ ಕುಗ್ಗುತ್ತದೆ.
೬. ಮಂಡಿ ಉದ್ದ ಕಬ್ಬು; ಎದೆ ಉದ್ದ ಸಾಲ .
೭. ತಾನು ಹಿಡಿದ ಮೊಲಕ್ಕೆ ಮೂರು ಕೊಂಬು .
೮. ನಾಯಿ ಬೊಗಳ ಬೇಕು ; ಸಂಗೀತ ಹಾಡಲು ಹೋಗ ಬಾರದು.
೯. ಬಾನೆತ್ತರದ ಸಾಧನೆ ಗಳನ್ನು ಮಾಡಿದರೂ ಕಾಲು ನೆಲದಲ್ಲೇ
ಇರಬೇಕು .
೧೦.ಒಳ್ಳೆಯ ಸಮಯ ಬರಬೇಕು ಅಂತ ಒಳ್ಳೆಯ ಗಡಿಯಾರವನ್ನು
ತಂದರೆ ಆಗುತ್ತದೆಯೇ ?
ಮೂಲ:ಸಂಗ್ರಹ.

Riddles.

1. You can’t count the coins given by father;

You cannot fold the mat given by mother.

Answer:Stars in the sky are the coins and

planet earth is the mat.

2.Silver idol with gold covering.

Answer:Banana.

3.What breaks when you  name it?

Answer:Silence.

4. What  has four wheels and flies?

Answer:A garbage truck.

5.What did the big chimney say to the

small chimney?

Answer:You are too young to smoke.

6.What occurs  once in a minute, twice

in a  moment but not in a hundred years?

Answer:The word ”M”.

7.How does  the salesman sells a refrigerator

to an Eskimo?

Answer:By saying that the Eskimo can stay

warmer inside the  refrigerator than the

surroundings.

8.What can travel around the world while

staying in a corner?

Answer:Stamp.

9.What kind of  a tree can you carry in

your hand?

Answer:A palm.

10.What  is the only question you can’t

answer yes to?

Answer:Are you dead?

11.Feed me and I live, yet give me a

drink and I die?

Answer:Fire.

12.Take off my skin; I won’t cry, but

you will. What I am?

Answer:An onion.

13. Imagine you are  in a dark room.

How do you get out?

Answer:Stop imagining.

14.What is the end of a rainbow?

Answer:The letter ‘w’

15.What has one eye but cannot see?

Answer.A needle.

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Do You Know?

1The Chinese invented the first compass. This one

had a magnet inside the turtle shape compass. The

magnet made the turtle turn, so its head pointed

north. Explorers have found that Compasses do

not work at the Earth’s  North Pole.The magnet

inside just spins around.

2.Air cannot escape from the atmosphere, as the

force of gravity, keeps it from floating away from

the Earth.

3.Agriculture: ”Agri” means field plus ”culture”

means cultivation in Latin.Cultivating a piece of

land or planting and growing food plants on it, is

largely what agriculture means.

4.Borrowing words:

Potato—–native American.

Tea———Chinese.

Jungle—–Hindi.

Garage—French.

Orange–Arabic.

Pyjamas-Urdu.

Robot—Czech.

Coach–Hungarian.

5.Odd Eyeball Sayings:

”My eye”—Nonsense.

”Keep your eye on the ball”–Be alert.

”Keep your eyes peeled”—-Be extremely alert.

”Pull the wool over your eyes”-To fool someone.

”Sight for sore  eyes”—Something that gives

pleasure.

”Red eye special”—Travel in the middle of

the night.

”An eye for an eye”—Tit for tat.

”Apple of my eye”–My darling.

”Evil eye”–Bad luck.

”Twinkle of an eye”—-Very quickly.

”Stink eye”–Dirty look.

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