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Hobbies are recreational activities which add variety and flavor to life
Hobbies are wonderful pass time life activities. Hobbies allow us to lead a variety life which makes our life interesting. Hobbies provide relaxation to both our physical body as well as our mind. There many hobbies to choose from a wide variety of well known hobbies or you can build a new hobby of your taste which no one heard about in the past. Life without a hobby is not worth living or is worth imagining.
A hobby is an interesting activity carried out in the leisure time of a person to derive some pleasure. It give recreation and relaxation to the mind as well as to the physical body. Hobby is quite different from regular professional work. A regular work we may do to serve our purpose or to get some monetary benefit. But a hobby we will do with our own interest and not out of any force. Hobbies will help to bring out our hidden talents and skills without our knowledge. A person will enjoy himself while doing a hobby. After a days hard labor every body like to have some amusement and entertainment. Thus a hobby is a cheap type amusement to relax in his or her own way. Idle mind is considered to be a devils work shop and it is always good to have good hobby accompanying us in our life.
What are the different type of hobbies that a person can choose from?
There are a wide variety of well known and famous hobbies are there from which one can choose from which he or she can adopt it as a hobby in their life. The hobbies can be divisible into indoor and out door hobbies. For example, hobbies like stamp collection, reading books can be considered as indoor hobbies and hobbies like gardening, acting, dancing etc. can be considered out door hobbies. Stamp collection, Coin collection, Photography, Fine arts, Reading books, Drawing, Painting, Horse riding, Swimming, Flying kites, Gardening etc. are some of the most famous hobbies. You may be very much amused to hear some of the hobbies followed by some interesting persons who are present through out the world. Some may be interested to collect very old books, photos, different shaped shells, stones, match boxes, Audio tapes or Video tapes of songs, interested to paint inside the bottles, collect old Gramaphone records, old cars, old wrist watches and this list may find unending.
Some World's best hobbies
One of the most famous hobby of many is Gardening. Gardening help any body to make friendship with nature. A person who choose Gardening as his or her hobby can enjoy nature, breathe fresh air and give some physical exercise to body which keep one healthy and fit in life. If a good reasonable space is available in the house one can choose this hobby without any problem. Even those who have no good space in their house to grow plants one can choose this hobby and can grow plants in pots, wall hanging pots or with terrace plant growing arrangements. Different varieties of flowering plants give special attraction to our house, vegetable yielding plants provide fresh vegetable to us without contaminating with pollutants. If enough available space is there we can think about fruit yielding plants like Banana, Coconuts, Jack, Custard Apple, Sapota, Mango, Guava, Grape vines, Lemon etc. These fruit yielding tress once got well grown without our much effort every year they give lot of fruits for our family as well as we can get good profit by selling excess fruits which we don't need. Fruits are very good for our health but their prices are soaring high in the market. For gardening what we need is good interest in growing different plants and using the natural resources properly which are available in our house. Organic manure can be prepared with the help of kitchen waste, cow dung or cattle dung and other paper wastes in the house. One to succeed in gardening hobby one has to be a creative and innovative mind.
Another wonderful hobby for present day youngsters is photography. Capturing photographs of wonderful scenes from the nature is an art. For example, a small bird or a squirrel hanging from a small branch of a flowering tree, a beautiful Sun set scenery, two cobras are fighting with each other and we may not see that type of scenes repeated again. To capture such scenes in a camera one has to be presence of mind as well as correct technique to capture such beautiful scenes. A nature lover always likes to be a photographer. To become a good photographer one needs a little training at the beginning and that they can get easily from any of the training institute. To get expertise in this field what one needs is a good interest in this art and good patience to learn. To get good photographs as well as videos a good photographer needs good photographing equipment like Cameras, Video shooting cameras etc. This hobby not only give immense pleasure to the mind and as well he can change his hobby to his or her professional course to earn their livelihood.
3. Reading Books
Reading books is an excellent hobby of the past as well as present. Students through class books reading can learn and get only a limited knowledge of their class. But by reading books outside their text books they can get vast knowledge of the universe. The scope of knowledge gained through reading books by the person is unlimited and we can not value it with money or in any form. This will extend his or her scope of learning and this vast knowledge they gained will help them to learn their academics very easily. This knowledge will help them to compete well with others in their professional courses as well as other competitive exams to build their careers. A person who chooses reading as their hobby can choose any books of his or her choice. They may select interesting story books, novels, detectives, religious books, interesting language books in their book reading hobby. Book reading hobby will help to develop knowledge, it acts as good time pass, improve vocabulary and Grammar in a language, skills like understanding, improves imaginary power, communication and writing skills.
Cooking is a good hobby not necessarily for females and also it is a best hobby for males. In this world, not only there is a good name in cooking for females but males also got good name in this art. In our puranas Bheema got great name in the art of cooking. A person who want to develop this hobby should have great zeal for cooking and great interest in learning the art of cooking. Unlike other arts cooking various dishes can be improved only through regular practice. To become an expert in cooking he or she should have an innovative mind, experimenting approach and should receive the appreciations as well as the depreciation of everyone equally. All the time they have to try to improve their art of cooking.
5. Pet KeepingPet keeping is a wonderful hobby for all ages. One who wants to upbringing a pet can have a clear cut idea about how to manage in upbringing of the pet. There are so many variety of pets one can choose and can enjoy in its growing and grooming. Before starting the growing of the pet, the pet keeper must see that all requirements which are needed for upbringing of that particular pet. The pet keeper must take care about its health, in providing its timely diet, providing proper vaccinations for protecting the pet from health problems, providing proper outing for its play and recreation, for its grooming, to carry out its excretory activities etc. A pet keeper should give utmost importance in its caring and he should treat it as the member of his family. To provide all facilities for the healthy upbringing of the pet he has to loose some of his comforts to provide all necessary comforts to the pet.
In the fast moving present day world there are so many modern hobbies are appearing which are followed by large number of people. Internet browsing become popular hobby for the present day youth. Through internet browsing every one get a lot of knowledge of various subjects, various topics, various issues etc. Through social networks we can have contact with our brothers, sisters, relatives, friends, near and dear present any where in the world.
Through Social networks like Indiastudychannel we can interact with many scholars through forum and other sections of it and we can improve our knowledge. We can even earn money through this site by submitting valuable and interesting resources. It will improve our writing skills as well as earn money for our best effort.
Benefits of Hobbies
1. Hobbies provide an interesting and enjoying pass time for children, young or elderly people. It will remove the monotony and melancholy of every day doing professional work. Old people enjoy the hobby which the like because this will provide a chance to fulfill their young age reminiscent wish.
2. Hobbies will help a person to show his creativity and talents which under normal conditions cannot come out. They get lot of recognition and encouragement from others which enhances their abilities.
3. Hobbies improves the knowledge of a person. If the person chooses reading as his hobby he or she can learn the knowledge of whole world. He or she can improve communication skills as writing skills like poetry.
4. If a person chooses the hobby like Gardening he or she bound to know so many things about caring and protection of the plants. He gains the knowledge of how to sow the seeds, when to provide water, when to provide manure, how to protect the plants from pestsd etc.
4. Some hobbies provide us exercise regularly which keep our body healthy and fit. For example, a regular hobby like walking, cycling, swimming, gardening or any sport will provide a lot of enjoyment as well as physical exercise for our body.
6. Some hobbies provide along with enjoyment will provide regular income. For example, Gardening, keeping pets like hens or ducks, cooking, Writing poetry or stories etc provide a lot of regular income.
Hobbies are meant to spent the leisure time usefully as well as without wasting the time. Hobbies keep every person busy and keeps them away from evil thoughts. Hobbies help to bring out creative ideas of the person. A persons hobby may motivate others to follow the same hobby if it is interesting.Definitely hobbies will make us to learn to use our valuable time properly.
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