July Photo A Day: Joy and Light

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This is my first post for the Photo A Day Challenge by CitySonnet. I’m doing it on the two topics of joy and light. I’m posting pictures from the two tv shows of Ramayana and Sankat Mochan Mahabali Hanumaan on these two topics of joy and light. Here’s the link to the blog post https://citysonnet.wordpress.com/2020/07/01/july-photo-a-day-challenge-3/

Fun photo challenge

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These pictures have to do with joy and light. One of these pictures is of Lord Rama and Hanuman’s first meeting as children in Ayodhya in the tv show Sankat Mochan Mahabali Hanumaan. Some of these pictures show the joy of Rama, Sita, and Lakshman being welcomed back to Ayodhya after they spent 14 years of exile in the forest. Other pictures show the joy of the Ayodhya royal family celebrating the births of the children of King/Lord Rama and Queen/Sita Mata, Prince Lakshman and Princess Urmila, Prince Bharat and Princess Mandavi, and King Shatrughna and Queen Shrutakirti. One picture even shows Hanuman burning Lanka.

My Haikus with the words Dwindle & Ripple

This is my fourth entry for Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge. The two words for this week are dwindle and ripple. All four of my haikus are about people and things that happen in the Hindu epic of Mahabharata.  Here’s a link to Ronovan’s blog https://ronovanwrites.com/2020/07/06/weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-dwindle-ripple/

The Guidelines are simple.

  1. Take the two words and write a Haiku. I use Haiku in English as my style, which is 5 syllables for the first line, 7 for the second, and 5 for the third, but you can use what you like. The link above has links within it to articles about how to write Haibun, Tanka, and even a new form I created called Freku. You can also do the 3/5/3 form if you likeinstead of the 5/7/5 that I usually use. Write, share, and have fun. For syllable help visit HowManySyllables.com. (You would be surprised at how many syllables some words actually have.)
  2. The two words can be used as you like. Words have different definitions and you can use the definitions you like. You can even use a synonym word as long as it does not change the meaning. Go to Thesaurus.com for Synonym help.
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My Haikus

1.) The Pandava Bhima

dwindled the hundred Kauravas

until none were left.

2.) The Pandavas won the

war but all their heirs dwindled

until one was left.

3.) The whole time Prince Dushshana

tried to disrobe Draupadi her

sari was rippling .

4.) Draupadi’s hair rippled

as she waited to wash her

hair with Prince Dushshan’s blood.

July Photo A Day & Colors and Letters

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CitySonnets Fun photo challenge with colors and letters

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This is my fifth post for City Sonnets Monthly Colors and Letters Challenge by Maria. For today July 5th 2020 we are told to write about some things that start with the letter p. These are some of the pictures that I have of things that start with the letter p. My pictures for this interesting challenge includes flowers, fruits, vegetables, nuts, saris, dresses and unique powders. I’m posting this post on my blog in response to City Sonnets https://citysonnet.wordpress.com/2020/07/01/july-colors-and-letters-2/

Song Lyric Sunday: Best/Better/Good/Great Songs

This is my entry for this week’s Song Lyric Sunday post. This week’s theme is Best/Better/Good/Great songs. Here are three songs that include the theme of Best/Better/Good/Great Songs that Jim gave us. One song is a Bollywood song, one song is a Hollywood song, and one song is a Tollywood song. Hope y’all enjoy these three songs for this week’s SLS post.

Song Lyric Sunday was created by Helen Vahdati from This Thing Called Life One Word at a Time and author Jim Adams  from A Unique Title For Me is our current guest host. For complete rules or to join in the fun, click here.

My Hindi Good Song

“Good Morning India” from Khushi

(Its 6 A.M.
I Love You Mom
I’ ll Have Some Corn Flakes
Mujhe Milega Dum)
(Its 6 A.M.
I Love You Mom
I’ ll Have Some Corn Flakes
Mujhe Milega Dum)
I’ ll Have Good Shower
And A Shave
Listen To Music
Its Got Me Late

Put On My Jeans

And Provogue Shirt Ladki Dhoondoonga With Short Short Skirts Mere Dil Mein Phool Khil Rahe Hai Chaand Tare Din Mein Khil Rahe Hai Pyaar Hone Ko Hai Dil Khone Ko Hai (O Ho O Ho O Good Morning India).(2)

Dolly Ganj Pohchoonga Kya Bola Chotu Main Bolunga Ladki Bolegi Ki Hollo Main Bolunga Array Chalo Chalo Ikbari Samosa Roshgulla Misti Bhai Khaayenge Mere Dil Mein Phool Khil Rahe Hai Chaand Tare Din Mein Khil Rahe Hai Pyaar Hone Ko Hai Dil Khone Ko Hai (O Ho O Ho O Good Morning India).(2)

Do Din Ki Hai Zindagani Deewane Ko Mile Deewanee Hogi Shuru Phir Yaaroon Dono Mein Prem Kahani (Aamra Naw Ka Cholayre Me Taal Ganga Maayya).(2) Poitar Khane Gange Chal Ulthe Naw Chawlayya Aamra Naw Ka Cholayre

Jo Ladki Chahe Robindro Sangeet Woh Hi Banegi Mere Jeewan Meet.(2) Mere Dil Mein Phool Khil Rahe Hai Chaand Tare Din Mein Khil Rahe Hai Pyaar Hone Ko Hai Dil Khone Ko Hai (O Ho O Ho O Good Morning India).(2) O Ho O See You Tomorrow Good Morning India O Ho O Ho O Good Morning India O Ho O See You Tomorrow Good Morning India

Source: Musixmatch

Khushi (transl. Happiness) is a 2003 Indian Hindi romantic comedy film released on 7 February 2003, starring Fardeen Khan and Kareena Kapoor in main roles, directed by S. J. Suryah and produced by Boney Kapoor under Narsimha Enterprises. The music was composed by Anu Malik. Sonu Nigam sang this song.

My English Better & Best Song

“The Best” by Tina Turner

I call you when I need you, my heart’s on fire
You come to me, come to me wild and wired
Oh, you come to me, give me everything I need
Give me a life time of promises and a world of dreams
Speak the language of love like you know what it means
Mm, and it can’t be wrong, take my heart and make it strong, babe
You’re simply the best, better than all the rest
Better than anyone, anyone I ever met
I’m stuck on your heart, I hang on every word you say
Tear us apart, baby, I would rather be dead
In your heart I see the start of every night and every day
In your eyes I get lost, I get washed away
Just as long here in your arms I could be in no better place
You’re simply the best, better than all the rest
Better than anyone, anyone I ever met
I’m stuck on your heart, I hang on every word you say
Tear us apart, baby, I would rather be dead
Each time you leave me I start losing control
You’re walking away with my heart and my soul
I can feel you even when I’m alone
Oh, baby, don’t let go
You’re the best, better than all the rest
Better than anyone, anyone I ever met
I’m stuck on your heart
I hang on every word you say
Tear us apart
Baby I would rather be dead
Oh you’re the best
Source: LyricFind

“The Best” is a song recorded by Bonnie Tyler for her seventh studio album, Hide Your Heart (1988). In the following year, the song was covered by Tina Turner for her seventh studio album, Foreign Affair. The song was written by Mike Chapman and Holly Knight. Foreign Affair is the seventh solo studio album by Tina Turner, released on Capitol Records in 1989. It was Turner’s third album release after her massively successful global comeback five years earlier, and although the album was not a major success in Turner’s native United States, it was a huge international success in Europe. The album reached number one on the UK Albums Chart, her first number one album there. The album includes the single “The Best” which has gone on to become one of Turner’s best-known songs.

My Telugu Great Song

“Raja The Great” from Raja The Great

Raja Raja Raja the greatuuu ra…
Nuvu Thala Thala two thousand note ra
Raja Raja Raja the greatuuu ra
Nuv Thala Thala two thousand note ra
Hey Raja Raja Raja the greatuuu ra
Nuv adugesthe maaredhi fateuuu ra

Black and white gunna ee street lo
Colour eh nimputhunna ma lightuuuu ro
Nuv kallu leni vaadivani…
Normui..
Ippudu aa topic avasarama ?
Em adi lekunda paadaleva
Sorry guru..
Dabuku Dibuku Dabuku Dibuku dappule
Adiripoddhi nenesthe stepule
Eyy.. Dabuku Dibuku Dabuku Dibuku dappule
Inka boledundhi mana daggara stuffle

Eyy dabuku dabuku
Ey dibuku dibuku
Eyy Dabaku Dabaku
Eyy dibuku dibuku

Ma trump card nuvvero Ma worldcupu nuvvero
Ma trump card nuvvero Ma worldcupu nuvvero

Ground nuvve Background nuvve
Meerese whistlea naa tonicu
Nanu mosthunna mee bhujale Titanicu
Bajane chesthunte ekkera kikku
Idhe oopu lone velipodham olympic
Veedi chupu tsunami
Aapehe..
Ekkadundhi ra soopu ?
Lenidhi pogadoddhu.. Unnadhi matrame pogadandi

Dabuku Dibuku Dabuku Dibuku dappule
Adiripoddhi nenesthe stepuuu le
Eyy.. Dabuku Dibuku Dabuku Dibuku dappule
Inka boledundhi mana deggara stuffuuu le Stuffuuu le..

Ninu ooru vaada thippetham
Neeku flexlenno kattetham
Ninu ooru vaada thippettham
Vigrahalu pettettham
Idigo Mic.. Youth ki classee peeku
Maname avvali ra oka topiccu

Mana story tho ravali ra biopicuu
Manapai undali ra andhari looku
Appudu automatic ga ekkestham guinness book
Veedu cheyyesthe..
Doubt enduku ra
Chethulu ayithe rendu unnai.. Continue
Veedu cheyyesthe enthaina luckuule Kickle..

Dabuku Dibuku Dabuku Dibuku dappule
Adiripoddhi nenesthe stepuuu le
are.. Dabuku Dibuku Dabuku Dibuku dappule
Inka boledundhi mana deggara stuffle..

Eyy dabuku dabuku
Ey dibuku dibuku
Eyy Dabaku Dabaku
Eyy dibuku dibuku

Source: http://www.hearttouchinglyrics.com/raja-the-great-title-song-lyrics-raja-the-great-movie

Raja The Great is a 2017 Indian Telugu-language action comedy film produced by Dil Raju on Sri Venkateswara Creations banner and directed by Anil Ravipudi and cinematography by Mohana Krishna. It features Ravi Teja and Mehreen Pirzada in the lead roles and with music composed by Sai KarthikThis movie is regarded as a comeback movie for Ravi Teja after two years. The film is also a debut for Ravi Teja’s son Mahadhan as a child artist into the Telugu film industry. Shyam Kasarla wrote the lyrics to this song. This song was sung by Ravi Teja, L.V. Revanth, and K. Saketh. 

 

Some More Books with Six Word Titles Part 9

Here’s my new entry for Debbie’s Six Word Saturday Challenge post. This post is in response to Debbie’s at Travel With Intent blog Six Word Saturday Challenge I hope y’all enjoy my new post. Today’s post will be about books that have six words in the title part 9. The answer to the question that I posted in last week’s post is that all ten of the books mentioned were all released this year. Can you please comment if you spot what these ten books have in common with each other? Here’s a link to Debbie’s blog post

ANOTHER TASTE OF THE LAST SUPPER

1.) The Evermore of Callie and Kayden

2.) The QB Bad Boy and Me

3.) Witch Is Where Magic Lives Now

4.) Kiss Me in the Dark Anthology

5.) The Ghost and the Christmas Spirit

6.) The Ghost of Old Coal House

7.) To Bargain with a Highland Buccaneer

8.) The Way to a Gentleman’s Heart

9.) The Corpse with the Crystal Skull

10.) How to Steal a Thief’s Heart

Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #45

This is Shweta’s forty fifth post for her Saturday Six Word Story Prompt. This is my forty fifth entry for the Saturday Six Word Story Prompt. This week’s theme word is home. One of the ten books/movies will be seven words instead of six words. My second mother is an extra in one of the four movies mentioned here. Happy Independence Day y’all! Here’s a link to Shweta’s blog https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2020/07/04/saturday-six-word-story-prompt-6wsp-45-july-4-2020/

1.) Stay home and stay safe y’all.

2.) I went home and just slept.

3.) All Hearts Come Home For Christmas

4.) Hind Swaraj or Indian Home Rule

5.) A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley

6.) Home by Nightfall by Charles Finch

7.) Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 

8.) Did  you ever watch Home Delivery?

9.) Have you ever watched Spider-Man: Homecoming

10.) Will you ever watch Home Stories?

All Hearts Come Home For Christmas
is a Inspirational Collection of novels written by Joanna Barker, Sarah M Eden, Esther Hatch and Anita Stansfield.

Hind Swaraj or Indian Home Rule is a book written by Mohandas K. Gandhi in 1909. In it he expresses his views on Swaraj, modern civilization, mechanization etc. The book was banned in 1910 by the British government in India as a seditious text.

A Long Way Home is a non-fiction book written by  Indian-Australian businessman Saroo Brierley and Larry Buttrose. The text was initially released in Australia on 24 June 2013 via Viking, then re-released internationally in 2014, and adapted into a major film in 2016. It is reported that Brierley currently writes a prequel to A Long Way Home, “the story of both my mothers – biological and adoptive – before I was in the picture.”

Charles Finch (born in 1980) is an American author and literary critic. He has written a series of mystery novels set in Victorian era England, as well as literary fiction and numerous essays and book reviews. Home by Nightfall is the ninth book in Charles Lenox Historical Mystery series.

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children is a 2016 fantasy film directed by Tim Burton and written by Jane Goldman, based on the 2011 novel of the same name by Ransom Riggs. The film stars Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Chris O’Dowd, Allison Janney, Rupert Everett, Terence Stamp, Ella Purnell, Dame Judi Dench, and Samuel L. Jackson.

Home Delivery: Aapko… Ghar Tak (English: Home Delivery: At your house) is a 2005 Indian Hindi comedy film starring Vivek Oberoi, Ayesha Takia, Mahima Chaudhry, and Boman Irani in the lead roles. The film also stars Abhishek Bachchan and Riteish Deshmukh in cameos. It is written and directed by Sujoy Ghosh and produced by Shabbir Boxwala.

Spider-Man: Homecoming is a 2017 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comicscharacter Spider-Man, co-produced by Columbia Pictures and Marvel Studios, and distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing. It is the second Spider-Man film reboot and the 16th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The film is directed by Jon Watts, from a screenplay by the writing teams of Jonathan Goldstein & John Francis Daley; Jon Watts & Christopher Ford, and Chris McKenna & Erik Sommers. Tom Holland stars as Peter Parker / Spider-Man, alongside Michael Keaton, Jon Favreau, Gwyneth Paltrow, Zendaya, Donald Glover, Jacob Batalon, Laura Harrier, Tony Revolori, Bokeem Woodbine, Tyne Daly, Marisa Tomei, and Robert Downey Jr. In Spider-Man: Homecoming, Peter Parker tries to balance high school life with being Spider-Man while facing the Vulture.

The Hindi Netflix movie Home Stories is a movie that takes place during the COVID-19 lockdown.  An online wedding, a one-night stand turned three-week standoff, difficult choices and hope pushing through in a smile–a lot can happen when everyone stays at home. Home Stories is an anthology of short films starring Arjun Mathur, Apoorva Arora, Veer Rajwant Singh, Imaad Shah, Saba Azad, and Tanmay Dhanania.

My 48th SOCS Entry: Toss Words

Here is my forty eighth entry for Linda’s Stream of Consciousness Saturday. Hope y’all enjoy my take on this challenge. I hope all of you are doing well and staying safe & healthy. Here’s a link to Linda’s blog

The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS July 4/2020

Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “toss.” Use it any way you’d like. Enjoy!

Movies with Toss in the Title

1.) Tossing Eggs (1902)

2.) Toss (2011)

3.) Tempest Tossed (1913)

4.) Toss: A Flip of Destiny (2009)

5.) Toss Me a Dime (1958)

6.) Toss-Up (2004)

7.) Tossing Ship (1932)

8.) Toss It (2019)

9.) Tossede piloter (1939)

10.) Modern Toss (2014)

TV Shows with Toss in the Title

1.) Heartbeat Season 5 Episode 9 Toss Up (1995)

2.) Modern Toss (2006)

3.) WWE RAW Season 2 Episode 5 A Coin Toss  (1995)

4.) Fox Tossing (2017)

5.) J.P. Season 1 Episode 22  Toss A Coin (1989)

6.) Toss Ups (2005)

7.) Trackdown Season 2 Episode 35 Toss (1959)

8.) Duck Se Dude Season 1 Episode 7 Toss (2018)

9.) The Adventures of Spin and Marty Season 1 Episode 15 Tossing the Calf (1955)

10.) No Names Season 1 Episode 2 Tossed (2012)

Songs with Toss in the Title

1.) “Toss A Coin To Your Witcher” by Giona Ostinelli, Joey Batey, and Sonya Belousova

2.) “The Tosser” by The Sinks

3.) “Tossing and Turning” by Bobby Lewis

4.) “Toss the Feathers” by The Corrs

5.) “Bouquet Toss Song” by St. Louis Jazz All Stars

6.) “Toss Toss” by Ranjith

7.) “Uchala” (Toss) by SinghPooch

8.) “Dhakka” (Toss) by Sidhu Moose Wala

9.) “MALLEPHOOLA GHALANA BANJARA” by BALARAM SABAVAT (CHAWAN) and ASHWINI RATHOD

10.) “Toss Toss” by Ranjith

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“I draw the line in the dust and toss the gauntlet before the feet of tyranny, and I say segregation now, segregation tomorrow, segregation forever.”

~ George Wallace

“That’s very nice if they want to publish you, but don’t pay too much attention  to   it.   It   will toss   you   away.   Just   continue   to   write.”

~ Natalie Goldberg

“If you are playing on a turning wicket, toss plays an important role. The team that wins the toss gets an opportunity to play on the fresh wicket. You should always prepare the wicket as per team’s strength. But a rank turner might backfire.”

~ Kapil Dev

“When I was a kid, my parents would play badminton, but I hardly joined them. I’d just pick up their racquets and fiddle around. Check out how the racquet was made… toss it around to see how light it was! At the time, I didn’t even know I’d play badminton.”

~ Saina Nehwal

“On   TV,   if   you   fluff   your   lines,   nobody   gives   a toss.   But     if   you     fluff     a     penalty   in     the       World     Cup,      well   –     we     all     know   how     much     that     matters.”

~ Gary Lineker

The spring without a leaf to toss, bare & bright like a virgin fierce in her chastity, scornful in her purity, was laid out on fields wide-eyed and watchful  entirely careless of what was done or thought by the beholders.

~ Virginia Woolf

Fandango’s Friday Flashback: 07/04/2020

This is my forty fifth entry for Fandango’s Friday Flashback. Here’s a link to Fandango’s blog https://fivedotoh.com/2020/07/03/fandangos-friday-flashback-july-3/

I’m going to write about one blog post

https://queennandini.wordpress.com/2014/07/03/some-movies-released-on-july-3rd-2014-and-july-4th-2014/

This was a post that I wrote on July 3rd, 2014 about a couple of movies that were released on that day. I actually watched four of these movies. All of the other eight movies sounded interesting and I might check them out when I have some time off of work next week. I highly enjoyed watching both Heatstroke Open WindowsLike/Unlike thirty eight weeks ago we had a Bollywood movie and it was released on July 4th, 2014  & like/unlike seven weeks ago we had a Telugu Movie that was also released on July 4th, 2014.

Nurturing Thursday: You

I hope y’all enjoy my forty fifth entry for Becca’s Nurturing Thursday Challenge. This week’s theme is You. Here’s a link to Becca’s Blog https://beccagivens.wordpress.com/2020/07/02/nurt-thurs-you-2/

Nurturing Thursday was started by Becca Givens to “give this planet a much needed shot of fun, support and positive energy!” I thank her for starting a challenge that will help us get through the difficulties that we all face. Thanks Becca for doing something to help everyone feel better especially since this world has been so cruel lately.

Here’s a quote by a president who many people in the country are missing because he actually knows how to speak legibly & actually was qualified to be President of the United States of America:

“If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress.”

~ President Barack Obama

Four Songs that mention You

Some Pictures and some Quotes about You

“What     lies     behind     you     &     what     lies     in   front     of   you,     pales     in       comparison     to     what       lies       inside       of     you.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

~ Maya Angelou

“The important thing is that your teammates have to  know   you’re   pulling   for   them   and   you really   want   them  to   be   successful.”

~ Kobe Bryant

“Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, ‘Make me feel important.’ Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life.”

~ Mary Kay Ash

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.”

~ Mahatma Gandhi

“In Miss India, so much was about how you looked.”

~ Sobhita Dhulipala

“To be successful in Bollywood, you either need to be a superstar or have a super script.”

~ Ayushmann Khurrana

“I feel that Miss India is a stepping stone for anything you want to do, not just Bollywood.”

~ Manushi Chhillar

“Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.”

~ Stephen Hawking

“Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.”

~ Princess Diana

“If you can keep your wits about you while all others are losing theirs, and blaming you. The world will be yours and everything in it, what’s more, you’ll be a man, my son.”

~ Rudyard Kipling

“I declare before you all that my whole life, whether it be long or short, shall be devoted to your service & the service of our great imperial family to which we all belong.”

~ Queen Elizabeth II

Thursday Inspiration 63

This is my forty first entry for Paula’s Thursday Inspiration. This week’s theme is time. I hope everyone will enjoy this new post of mine. Chandamama Raave means Oh Moon, come here. Here’s a link to Paula’s blog https://lightmotifs.wordpress.com/2020/07/02/thursday-inspiration-63/

The Moon is an astronomical body orbiting Earth as its only natural satellite. It is the fifth-largest satellite in the Solar System, and by far the largest among planetary satellites relative to the size of the planet that it orbits (its primary). The Moon is, after Jupiter’s satellite Io, the second-densest satellite in the Solar System among those whose densities are known.

The Moon is Earth’s only natural satellite.

Moon may also refer to:

  • Natural satellite or Moon (generic)
  • Moon (astrology), the ruling planet of Cancer
  • Moon, a Chinese asterism corresponding to 37 Tauri

  • Moon (Transformers), a character in Beast Wars II
  • The Moon, a recurring character from The Mighty Boosh
  • Moon, a character in the Tom Stoppard play The Real Inspector Hound
  • Moon, a DLC 4 Zombies map for Call of Duty: Black Ops
  • Moon, a Zombies map remastered version for part of the DLC 5 Zombies Chronicles for Call of Duty: Black Ops III

  • Moon (film), a 2009 science fiction film starring Sam Rockwell
  • “Moon”, an episode of Teletubbies

  • Moon (video game), a first-person shooter video game for the Nintendo DS
  • Moon: Remix RPG Adventure, a role-playing game for the PlayStation

  • Moon (visual novel), a Japanese adult visual novel
  • Al-Qamar or The Moon, the 54th sura of the Qur’an
  • Moon Publications, a series of travel guides by Avalon Publishing Group
  • “Moon”, a horror story by James Herbert
  • “The Moon”, a poem by Robert Louis Stevenson from A Child’s Garden of Verses

  • The Moon, a psychedelic rock band featuring David Marks

Albums

  • Moon (Gackt album) (2002)
  • Moon (Kyoko Fukada album)
  • “Moon” (EP), an EP by Kumi Koda
  • Moon (Steve Lacy album)
  • Moon (Snowbird album) (2014)
  • Moon (Kenny Wheeler and John Taylor album)(2001)

Songs

  • “Moon” (Björk song), 2011
  • “Moon”/”Blossom”, by Ayumi Hamasaki
  • “Moon” (BTS song), 2020
  • “Moon”, by Macintosh Plus from Floral Shoppe
  • “The Moon” (song), by Taxi, the Romanian entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 2000
  • “The Moon”, by Cat Power from The Greatest
  • “The Moon”, by The Microphones
  • “The Moon”, by The Swell Season
  • “The Moon”, by Flobots from Flobots Present… Platypus

  • Moon (given name)
  • Moon (surname)
  • Jang Jae-Ho or Moon (born 1986), a South Korean professional gamer
  • Di “Moon” Zhang, Chinese-American member of I.aM.mE

  • Moon-sur-Elle, a commune in France
  • Moon, Kentucky, an unincorporated community
  • Moon Township, Pennsylvania
  • Moon, South Dakota, a ghost town
  • Moon, Virginia
  • Moon, Wisconsin, an unincorporated community

  • The Moon (Tarot card)
  • FreeX Moon, a German paraglider design
  • Moon Motor Car, a United States automotive company
  • Moon type, a writing system for the blind
  • Mooning, the act of displaying bare buttocks for insult or shock value

Some Moon Haikus

1.) Have you ever heard

P. Susheela’s famous Telugu song

“Chandamama Raave” from Sirivennela?

2.) Hindus cannot look at

the moon on the festival

day of Ganesha Chaturthi.

3.) Did you ever see

the Hollywood coming of

age movie Moonlight?

4.) It was sad when the

last Marauder Moony died at

the Battle of Hogwarts.

5.) Will you ever read

the book When the Moon Shines

by Day by Nayantara Sahgal?

6.) Half Moon Bay is a

small city located on the

California coast.

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“Here   men   from   the   planet   Earth   first   set   foot upon   the   Moon.   July   1969   AD.   We     came     in   peace     for     all     mankind.”

~ Neil Armstrong

“I am not a person who reaches for the moon as long as I have the stars.”

~ Gertrude Ederle

“We didn’t go to the moon to explore or because it was in our DNA or because we’re Americans. We went because we were at war & we felt a threat.”

~ Neil deGrasse Tyson

“I’m cut from a different cloth. I would never moon someone. I was raised in a good family.”

~ Foxy Brown

“When   I   admire   the   wonders   of   a   sunset   or   the beauty   of   the   moon,   my   soul   expands   in   the worship   of   the   creator.”

~ Mahatma Gandhi

“My memories of the moon forms for the purpose.”

~ Avishka Sawant

“I am focusing more on overseas gigs, as my international fans do not get a chance to be a part of my live concerts, as they visit India once in a blue moon.”

~ Armaan Malik

“My memories of the moon are forever inked on my mind.”

~ Sanhita Sonavane

“The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.”

~ Havelock Ellis

“The moon looks upon many night flowers; the night flowers see but one moon.”

~ Jean Ingelow

“If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they’d immediately go out.”

~ William Blake

“I think as any mother would be she was absolutely over the moon. And actually we had quite an awkward situation because I   knew   &  I knew   that   William   had   asked   my   father   but   I didn’t   know   if   my   mother   knew.”

~ Kate Middleton