Tuesday, February 19, 2013

My Favorite Hobby Or, My Favorite Pastime

Introduction: hobby us a pleasant pastime. It is man’s favorite occupation and not his main occupation. It is an occupation after his taste and choice. It may not bring him money but the joy and pleasure he gets from his hobby cannot be measured in terms of money.

Types of hobby: hobbies vary from person to person according to his taste, choices and aptitude. There are various types of hobby like reading, fishing, gardening, shooting, stamp-collecting, bee-keeping, drawing, painting singing etc.

Hobby of greaten: many greaten of the world had their hobbies. They took hobbies to relieve their mind from the dread monotony of their main business. Alexander, Washington. Napoleon. Tolstoy, Rabindranath. Veranrd show – all had there hobbies.

My hobby: I am a student. My first and foremost duty is to study hard both at home and at school. I have also a hobby like others. It is gardening. It is a hobby after my heart.

Description: my garden is located in front of our house. I work in my garden both in the morning and in the evening. My work consists of making the soil loose, weeding out the grass and planting the flower-plants. I have planted various kinds of flower plants in my garden. They are: the rose, the Dalia, the cosmos, the Karabi, the Krisnachura, the Nargis etc… I water them both in the morning and in the evening regularly. I have put a fence around my garden. Flowers present a very charming view in the morning. Most of the flowers of my garden bloom in the morning ad give off sweet smell all around. Each flower has color of its own. The rose is the best of the lot; flowers, as if my friends and pets. I have a small plot in my garden for growing vegetables. My mother makes delicious dishes with them. Every one of my family members to my friends, relatives and neighbors on different occasion and festivals. It fills my heart with great joy and pride. My father usually takes his morning stroll in my garden and praises highly of my work.

My benefit: Gardening is very helpful to me in various ways. It helps me make the best use of my leisure time. My health has improved much with the starting of my garden. Every morning i feel a great pleasure to see my garden adorned with flowers. The flowers dance merrily in the morning breeze and present a very charming look. At night, the sweet smell of flowers comes into my room and makes me happy and fills my mind with heavenly peace. My garden has givens me a chance to come in touch with the bounteous nature. It lets me feel that man and nature are closely related to each others to quote the poet.

“That day she put our heads together; fate had her imagination about her”
Besides, it helps me forget the sorrows and strains of my day-to-day hard-felt life.

Necessity of hobby: Great is the necessity of hobby. It is not merely wastage of time and energy. It gives us immense joy and pleasure which help us to do our work with renewed vigor. It makes us active, strong and pains-taking; amen who has a hobby does not spend his spare time in idleness. He engages himself in some useful work. It is because he knows.“An idle brain is the devils workshop
It teaches us the dignity of labor. It gives joy to the man who owns it as well it as well as to others to grow and thrive in minds.

Conclusion: thus my hobby is a great source of joy and pleasure to me. A man must have some hobby for enjoying the blessings of sound mind and sound body. Let me quite the words of the poet.
    “What is this life if full of care,
    We have no time to stand and stare?”