The logic of arranged marriage in India

Why does the institution of the arranged marriage survive in India in this day and age? The India I am talking about in this case includes the educated middle class, where the incidence of arranged marriages continues to be high and more importantly, is accepted without any difficulty as a legitimate way of finding a mate. Twenty

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Every proverb has an equal and an opposite ,,,,,,,,,,,!

  Contrary Proverbs          Wise men think alike.       BUT       Fools seldom differ.   The pen is mightier than the sword      BUT   Actions speak louder than words.   All good things come to those who wait   BUT     Time and tide wait

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Punishment Air Force style…..

  A US Air Force C-141 is scheduled to leave Thule Air Base, Greenland at midnight. During the pilot's pre-flight check, he discovers that the latrine holding tank is still full from the last flight.   So a message is sent to the base and an airman who was off duty is called out to

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Ten Commandmants for helicopter pilots !

  TEN COMMANDMENTS FOR HELICOPTER PILOTS 1. Keep always thine RPMs, for without them the gates of heaven shall close to thee, and thou shalt pass directly to Brick City. 2. Guard thy tail rotor as thy loins; it is a sacred thing and its loss maketh the earth spin, and rise up and smite

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ONE AMAZING SENTENCE

  This is quite the most amazing sentence in the English language. The person who made this sentence must be a vocabulary GENIUS. Read the sentence below carefully.      "I do not know where family doctors acquired illegibly perplexing handwriting nevertheless, extraordinary pharmaceutical intellectuality counterbalancing indecipherability, transcendentalizes intercommunication's incomprehensibleness ".     This is a

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100 Ways to Save The Environment

  In Your Home – Conserve Energy Clean or replace air filters on your air conditioning unit at least once a month. If you have central air conditioning, do not close vents in unused rooms. Lower the thermostat on your water heater to 120. Wrap your water heater in an insulated blanket. Turn down or

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GOOD LUCK!!

        His name was Fleming, and he was a poor Scottish farmer. One day, while trying to make a living for his family, he heard a cry for help coming from a nearby bog. He dropped his tools and ran to the bog. There, mired to his waist in black muck, was

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Be thankful!!

Golden words    When you take something for granted, you can quickly forget that it's even there. If you take it for granted long enough, it may in fact be gone the next time you look for it.  Why is gratitude so very powerful? Because it keeps you connected to all the good things in

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Oops! slip of the tongue!

  Husband and wife are sitting quietly in bed reading when the wife looks over at him and asks the question..   WIFE : "What would you do if I die? Would you get married again?" HUSBAND : "Definitely not!"   WIFE : "Why not? Don't you like being married?"   HUSBAND : "Of course

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Lovely Story! about a 1000 marbles!!

  The older I get, the more I enjoy Saturday morning. Perhaps it's the quiet solitude that comes with being the first to rise, or maybe it's the unbounded joy of not having to be at work. Either way, the first few hours of a Saturday morning are most enjoyable. A few weeks ago, I

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Take a nap………

An older, tired-looking dog wandered into my yard. I could tell from his collar and well-fed belly that he had a home and was well taken care of. He calmly came over to me, I gave him a few pats on his head. He then followed me into my house, slowly walked down the corridor

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Albert Einstein OR Marilyn Monroe

  This is the craziest thing I've seen in a long time. You have to get out of your seat and walk away from your computer. People may think you're crazy.. But it's well worth it.  ;)     When you look at this picture close up, you see Albert Einstein, but if you stand about fifteen

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YEAR 3000!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!…………………

       

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DON’T PUNISH EVERY MISTAKE:COLIN POWELL

DON’T PUNISH EVERY MISTAKE    In one of my assignments as a young infantry officer, I was sent to the 48th  Infantry near Frankfurt, Germany. In those days  our  prize weapon was a huge 280-mm atomic cannon. Guarded by infantry platoons, these guns were hauled  around the forests on trucks to keep the Soviets from

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On Retirement

  And They Ask Me Why people Like Retirement!     Question : How many days in a week? Answer : 6 Saturdays, 1 Sunday   Question : When is a retiree's bedtime? Answer : Three hours after he/she falls                asleep on the couch.   Question : How many retirees to change a light

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Extra Marital Affairs……..you will love them!

  … ……… ……… ……… ……… ………     The 1st Affair:    A married man was having an affair with his secretary. One day they went her place and made love all afternoon. Exhausted, they fell asleep and woke up at 8 PM. The man hurriedly dressed and told his lover to take his

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26 ft Statue Of Marilyn Monroe Unveiled

  26 ft statue of Marilyn Monroe is unveiled in the Windy City  By Amy Oliver     That pose, that dress, the blonde hair, the luscious lips …  A 26-foot tall statue of Marilyn Monroe towering above tourists     in the middle of Chicago was unveiled on Friday to much applause.     Bemused shoppers stopped

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Petrol charge !

Petrol Hike? No other option except to travel like this….   Else, . . . . . .                        

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Best 28 e-mails in one mail!

The best 28 email forwards in one!!     Why "MEN DIE FOR WOMAN" ?…. This is the best among the other pics The Best Lovers among the top 12 lovers Born Mathematic Genius Answer Papers.. Funny PICS Out of very good pics [12] in "MOTHER THE MOST CARING PERSON" The very good office Humor

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Haircut of the year

Haircut of the Year… !    

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Life’s Wonderful Lessons from a 90 years old!

  Written by a 90 year old. This is something we should all read at least once a week!!!!! Make sure you read to the end!!!!!! Posted by Regina Brett of the Plain Dealer, Cleveland,Ohio .   1. Life isn't fair, but it's still good.   2. When in doubt, just take the next small

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Priceless Lessons

           

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Murphy’s laws of love!!

    Murphy's love laws All the good ones are taken. If the person isn't taken, there's a reason. The nicer someone is, the farther away (s)he is from you. Brains x Beauty x Availability = Constant. This constant is always zero. The amount of love someone feels for you is inversely proportional to how

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Wife Intervention….good one!

Wife Intervention!Watch the cartoon, it will change by itself. 

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Lion Taming…. a naughty laugh!

  A circus owner runs an ad for a lion tamer and two young people show up. One is a good looking guy in his mid-twenties and the other is a gorgeous blonde about the same age.  The circus owner tells them, "I'm not going to sugar coat it. This is one ferocious lion. He ate my last tamer so

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TRUST AN IRISHMAN!!!

   TRUST AN IRISHMAN!!!   Two Irishmen, Pat Murphy and Sean O'Brian grew up together and were lifelong friends. But alas, Patrick developed cancer, and was dying. While on his deathbed, Patrick called to his buddy, Sean,  come 'ere. I 'ave a request for ye."     Sean walked to his friend's bedside and kneels.

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The Silent Treatment…for laughs!

  DEEP THOUGHTS BY MEN WHILE FISHING    Two men are out ice fishing at their favorite fishing hole, just fishing quietly and drinking beer.   In a whisper, so as not to scare the fish, Bob  says 'I think I'm going to divorce my wife – she hasn't spoken to me in over 2 months.'      Frank continues

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The Good Pun Fun

        Pun Fun A pun is the lowest form of wit,  It does not tax the brain a bit;  One merely takes a word that's plain  And picks one out that sounds the same.   Perhaps some letter may be changed Or others slightly disarranged. This to the meaning gives a twist,

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What Matters is the Thought & Care

  Many years ago my wife and I were on a trip to Carmel, California for some shopping and exploring. On the way we stopped at a service station. As soon as we parked our car in front of the pumps, a young man, about eighteen or nineteen, came bouncing out to the car and

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Places To Visit in a Lifetime…!!!!!

Dambulla Cave Temple           Lying Buddha Statue   2. Kyoto, Japan Among posters, calendars or pamphlets printed by Japanese travel   Agencies, Kyoto gardens became truly The cover face� of Japan¦Anyway, You visit these gardens, you can find your own relaxing place� in Kyoto, but enjoying evening garden relax in the

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For the Golfers

  LAW 1: No matter how bad your last shot was, you should have Inner Peace knowing that a shittier one is yet to come.  This law does not expire on the 18th hole, since it has the supernatural tendency to extend over the course of a tournament, a summer and, eventually, a lifetime. LAW

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HUMOUR IN THE SKY..

  Just in case you need a laugh: Remember it takes a degree to fly a plane but only a diploma to fix one. Reassurance for those of us who fly routinely in our jobs. After every flight, Qantas pilots fill out a form, called a "gripe sheet," which tells mechanics about problems with the

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Dubai Fountain

  Beautiful to listen to and watch!   It boasts powerful nozzles that can shoot jets of water to heights of more than 150 metres.   "http://www.wimp.com/dubaifountain/"       Do not click on the word  NEXT in the upper right of the picture square.   Be patient and wait for the fountain to do

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Courses for Men and Women…just for smiles!

  Courses for Women Taught by men, for women. 101 Avoiding Walking in Front of the TV 102 Doing Housework Without Complaining 103 Shopping: Buying What You Can Afford, Not What You Can Charge 104 Going to The Washroom Alone  (formerly Coping Without My Friends) 105 Understanding the Male Response to "Do I Look OK?"

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Positive Thoughts

                                

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Interpretation!

  SOCIALISM: You have 2 cows. The State nationalizes one and give to your neighbour.   COMMUNISM: You have 2 cows. The State takes both and gives you some milk.   FASCISM: You have 2 cows. The State takes both and sells you some milk.   NAZISM: You have 2 cows. The State takes both

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The Hormone Guide!! No laughing matter!

  The Hormone Guide          Women will understand this! Men should memorize it!       Every woman knows that there are days in the month when all a man has to do is open his mouth and he takes his life in his hands! This is a handy guide that should be as

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Surgeons’ Preference …for a laugh!

  Surgeon's preference…   Five surgeons are discussing the types of people they like to operate on. The first surgeon says: "I like to see accountants on my operating table because when I open them up, everything inside is numbered." The second responds: "Yeah, but you should try electricians! Everything inside them is colour-coded." The

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Understanding Engineers… a good laugh!

    Understanding Engineers – Take One  Two engineering students were walking across the campus when one said, "Where did you get such a great bike?"  The second engineer replied, "Well, I was walking along yesterday minding my own business when a beautiful woman rode up on this bike. She threw the bike to the

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Thoughts from a Man’s heart

  Thought 1   When we are born, our mothers get the compliments and the flowers. When we are married, our brides get the presents and the publicity. When we die, our widows get the life insurance. What do women want to be liberated from?     Thought 2   The average man's life consists

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