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January 2018 Issue Wärtsilä and Crowley extend Maintenance Agreement for 11 Articulated Tug Barges

He is born in vain who, having attained the human birth so difficult to get, does not attempt to realize God, in this very life. – SRI. RAMAKRISHNA I am the mother of the wicked, as I am the mother of the virtuous. Never fear. Whenever you are in distress just say to yourself. I have a mother’. – SRI. SARADA DEVI Each soul is potentially Divine. The goal is to manifest this Divine within by controlling Nature, external and Internal. Do this either by work, or worship, or psychic control, or philosophy, by one, or more, or all of
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December 2017 Issue Home, 7 Years after ‘death’

We must get the public to look past the glitter, beyond the showmanship, to the reality, the hard substance of things. And we ‘ll do it not so much with speeches that will bring people to their feet, as with speeches that bring people to their senses. – Marle Cuomo There are democratic ways to express one’s opinion. There are many things I do not like, which are to one’s liking and disliking. But I do not resort to support or induce vandalism…. A Society can only progress when there is a space to agree or disagree, with each other.
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November 2017 Issue First Ever Initiative for Women Seafarers in India

Words are the tools of ‘to be’ of expression. They are completely built on the fact that you ‘are’, and in order to express it, you have built a little alphabet, and you make your words from it. – Marcel Duchamp Late in life the English poet, novelist, essayist, and social justice advocate Sir Stephen Spender asked artist David Hockney to draw each letter of the alphabet, then invited twenty-nine of the greatest writers in the English language to each contribute a short original text for one of the letters. Among them: Susan Sontag, Seamus Heaney, Martin Amis, John Updike,
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October 2017 Issue World Maritime Day 2017 – Connecting Ships, Ports and People

Trees are sanctuaries: Whoever knows how to speak to them, whoever knows how to listen to them, can learn the truth. They do not preach learning and precepts, they prech, undeterred by particulars, the ancient law of life. – Hermann Hesse Work and Knowledge: Birds fly with their two wings; even so both work and knowledge together lead to the supreme goal of liberation. Neither work alone, nor knowledge alone can lead to liberation; but, both together, form the means to liberation. – Sage Agastya in Yoga Vasishta. AN EMOTIONAL saying:- Self, almost spent my life-time on research, whether it
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IUMI – More needs to be done for fairer treatment of seafarers in accidents

The progress of humanity and the progress of human consciousness are two quite different dimensions. The progress of history is in time and the progress of consciousness is not in time. The progress of all that we can see, of all that is visible is horizontal, while the progress of consciousness – which we cannot see – is vertical. That is why history can ever be in tune with the evolution of the human mind. At the most, it can deal with the outward form; it can never get to the spirit. But that is not the fault of history,
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August 2017 issue R. Venkatesan has won the Lockheed Martin Award for Ocean Science & Engineering

You are born in this world only to reach enlightenment. You are designed to take off into sublime spiritual realms that confer power, independence and infinite bliss. Wake up to your potential. Strive for it. Stop not, till the goal is reached. A great mind is one where the intelligence is able to differentiate between cause and effect, the conscious and the non-conscious and particularly between the ‘boss’ and the ‘attendants’. Creation has somehow ensured that we undertake this journey towards discrimination in order to appreciate that the heart is the boss. The body and the senses are directed by
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July 2017 Issue Indian Ministry of Shipping draws up Cruise Tourism Reforms

The greatest event of our age is the meeting of cultures, of civilizations, meeting of differentpoints of view, making us understand that we should not adhere to any one kind of singlefaith, but respect diversity of belief. – Dr S adhakrishnan Never believe in anyone who says, “We cannot change”. VISION is one of the secrets of personal transformation. We are all artists, our mind is the arena of creation, and vision is what we are constantly creating. What is your vision of yourself today – patient, relaxed, positive or tense, tight and negative? What do you prefer? So, be
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June 2017 Issue Bulker Crew Member Killed in ‘Berthing’ Accident in Québec

The meaning of tolerance in socio spiritual language is universal acceptance of views, way of life etc. Though the word universal is rather broad in sense but it is well neigh impossible for universal consensus of the definition. If God is said to be a point source in space there are infinite ways to approach or realize Him. There are infinite ways and infinite opinions are followed taking universe in to consideration. Taking our globe in to consideration there are thousands of ways and many religions, sects, followers are scattered with different cultures and opinions regarding God and the ways to
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May 2017 Issue Day of the SEAFarer

Judges and other officers of the court must recognize their personal and collective duty to uphold the highest standards of conduct in order to restore public confidence in the judicial system. Judges are human beings and they are bound to make mistakes for varied reasons, not to make hue and cry on this but for early corrective remedial actions. For the ordinary folk who come into contact with the law, the court environment can be intimidating, partly because they would not be familiar with legal protocol and the issues surrounding the conduct of a court case. It’s therefore, necessary for
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April 2017 Issue Specially-shaped ship results in operational efficiencies

It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings. – Ann Landers Judges should have a vested interest in its continued professional specialized- performance, as well maintaining the decency and decorum, of the noble and divine profession and respect to the chair of placement, among the human society, so that public that creates image of consistency, never should give room to tarnish Judiciary’s image by public eyes, asserts this Research Scholar, in Ph.D -law, “We should not have huge disparity” in the functioning
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