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Son of an Asura
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Son of an Asura

By Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik In the Vishnu Purana, we are introduced to the story of Prahalad. We are told he is the son of an Asura king, Hiranyakashipu. Because Hiranyakashipu receives a boon from Brahma, he cannot be killed by any human or animal, either inside or outside a dwelling, at day or at night….

Ushering prosperity for the year ahead
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Ushering prosperity for the year ahead

A bamboo plant near your front door will attract goodness within, part of that goodness being financial security As we move into another New Year, its quite common to have new aspirations, goals and look forward to a better year. Enhancing the prosperity through Feng Shui ensures stability and also gives you the opportunity to…

Dhruva or The North Star
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Dhruva or The North Star

By Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik – Author, Speaker, Illustrator, Mythologist The story of Dhruva comes from the Puranic traditions, especially the Vishnu Purana and the Bhagavata Purana. It is, at once, a metaphysical story, as well as a story of devotion, recounted most simplistically. Once upon a time, there was a boy called Dhruva, who wanted…

The Soldier who saved Siachen
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The Soldier who saved Siachen

A tribute to Lt. Gen. B.C. Nanda, who recaptured Siachen, the world’s highest Army Post, from Pakistan By Santhosh Thammaiah, Columnist and Journalist You might be aware of the latest development. The Prime Minister’s Office has called for an emergency meeting. Senior Intelligence officers will be present and you are requested to be present with…

“Stigma towards seeking Psychiatric treatment has decreased”, Says US-based Psychiatrist Dr. Sanjay Sreenivas Chandragiri
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“Stigma towards seeking Psychiatric treatment has decreased”, Says US-based Psychiatrist Dr. Sanjay Sreenivas Chandragiri

Psychiatry is the medical specialty devoted to diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental disorders. There was a time when using the word ‘Psychiatry’ sent wrong signals and hence, mental hospital was considered taboo  while ‘Huchaaspatre’ was a derogatory term. Over the years, the way people look at mental health has changed and it is very…

Career Opportunities
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Career Opportunities

Display Metal Feng Shui element art or items in the Northwest, be it a metal bell, or even a photo in a metal frame. Looking for a career break, new opportunity or change of job? Feng Shui can possibly aid in your pursuits. Career is an integral part of our life’s journey and choosing the…

Crime & Punishment: Foraying into Forensic Science
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Crime & Punishment: Foraying into Forensic Science

Forensic investigation of crime includes the use of scientific methods to study past events for criminal justice delivery, often to reconstruct unknown events associated with a crime scene. Considering the importance of forensic investigation of crimes, including biology, fingerprints, DNA analysis, ballistics, evidence tracing, voice analysis and toxicology, the Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology,…

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