“Yug Sahasra Yojana Par Bhanu, Leelyo Taahi Madhura Phal Jaanu” is the sloka that clearly explains the difference between Sun and Earth. That sloka of Hanuman Chalisa says, “Lord Hanuman has travelled thousand of kilometers towards Sun to swallow, thinking that to be a fruit.” “One ‘Yug’ is equal to 12,000 years, ‘Sahasra’ is 1,000, … More Sun-Earth Distance explained long back
While cloning of a mammal was new for many until it was first implemented in 1980s in case of sheep, human cloning has been a long debate. Possibility of it has proofs in ancient India, as written per the epic ‘Mahabharata’. In Mahabharata, queen Gandhari of Gandhara Kingdom had 100 sons called ‘Kauravas’. In fact, … More Cloning, a yugas-old concept!
The space between two eyebrows (Bhrumadhya) is a key nerve point of the human body and it’s the place where ‘Ajna Chakra’ lies. Applying kumkum/tilak results in activation of nerve and points at Bhrumadhya and also facilitates blood circulation to facial and other associated muscles. Master gland, pituitary gland, which controls biochemical processes of the … More Tilak, sandal paste and Vibuthi?
Namaskaaram (meaning is more than a formal way of greeting each other. Its spiritual basis makes it different from other ways of greeting. Namaskaram involves bringing hands together closely in front of chest, with palms and fingers (pointed upwards) of both the hands in contact, followed by a slight bow. When pressed, nerves in the … More Science behind ‘Namaskaram’
May might think of plastic surgery as a method that originated in 1900s. But, it’s not the case for India. The origin of plastic surgery dates back to ancient Indian Vedic civilization, more than 5000 years. Sushrutha Maharshi is described as the very first one to have performed and explained plastic surgery in detail. Sushrutha … More Plastic surgery, a 5k-yr old story!