They can be a great birthday return gift option, something handmade, created by your child! You can have it as a make-and-take activity in your party as well.
Large dragonflies, like hawkers, have a maximum speed of 10-15 metres per second (22–34 mph) with an average cruising speed of about 4.5 metres per second (10 mph). Dragonflies can fly at 100 body-lengths per second, and three lengths per second backwards.
After reading The Library Lion, Tisya told me, “I wish I had a tail, Mumma, then I could swish and wipe my chalkboard without having to search for the duster.”
When Rowling wrote the first book in the series, she was broke, divorced and a single mother. She was also mourning the death of her mother, who died after years of suffering from multiple sclerosis.
Does your child hate being cuddled? They’re sure to relate to the baby owl in this delightful book. The Baby Owl he isn’t cute, even when all the animals in the woods want to hug the cute and fluffy little thing.
We live in cruel world, a world where rape culture is prevalent. Victims are blamed for sexual abuse and male sexual violence is normalised. Violence against anyone can never be normal and children need to know that.
‘I know who stole the watch. I know the thief!’ she whispered fiercely. She told him everything she had figured out.
Though they lack noses, moths are expert sniffers. A male moth can smell a female more than 10 km away.
Chandra Grahan or Lunar Eclipse: A lunar eclipse is caused by the alignment of Sun, Earth and the Moon in the same order and the alignment has to be very precise. An eclipse is a painfully slow process, check its progress once every 5-10 minutes to see a visible difference.
The caterpillar stage in several moth species is seen during the spring season, when new leaves are soft and succulent to feed on.
Trying to raise a child with green fingers? Here’s an easy way to make a fuss-free terrarium.
Mooshaka is bored stiff, listening non-stop to prayers of devotees and needs a break. What does the deity Orange do for his favourite Holy Rat? Read this charming story to find out.
On Nelson Mandela’s 100th birth anniversary, here are some facts on South Africa’s first black President and Nobel Peace Prize winner.
Your child wants an expensive musical instrument? Get them to try out these apps first!
Check out this list of simply unputdownable children’s books for all ages (yes, even adults!) by children’s author Natasha Sharma.
It’s rainy season in most parts of India and it would be great fun to create this rain theme mobile. So let’s get started!
Then one day, he heard that learned men could earn good money in the holy city of Kashi. Immediately, he made up his mind to go there, thinking that he would gain another benefit, that of going on a pilgrimage.
"It’s easy to be mango-obsessed! I am, for one! The idea originated when a friend expressed surprise on varieties of mangoes other than Alphonso."
Here are some facts about Indian wildlife from The Great Indian Nature Trail With Uncle Bikky, a comic book about one such wildlife mad trio.
Is your child old enough to start reading? Here are some hilarious books that will keep them hooked to the reading habit!