Brahma Muhurta, it’s Time to Wake Up!

Brahma muhurta is a period of two muhurtas (time unit of forty-eight minutes), or about one and a half hours before dawn. In the...
The Boons Given to Kashi

The Boons Given to Kashi

Kashi was created by Lord Shiva and is an independent intelligence called Kashi Devi. After He created Her, Kashi Devi asked a boon of...

Kashi, the City of Moksha

Varanasi, a city situated on the western banks of the Ganges River in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, is a cultural and...

Gautam Buddha

Gautam Buddha was born as Prince Siddhartha to king Shuddhodana and queen Maha Maya of Lumbini. At the time of his birth, he was...
Secrets of Kashi Revealed

Secrets of Kashi, Revealed!

The original Kashi is called Avimuktha Kshetra – never given up, never forsaken. It means that the people who live there, and Kashi itself...
Purify Your Vak

Purify Your Vak

Inside of everyone exists something called the vak. It can be considered an organ just like your lungs, heart, liver, heart and so on. ...

Sleep Like a Baby!

Insomnia is most often thought of as both a sign and a symptom that can accompany several sleep, medical and psychiatric disorders. It is...

The Benefits of Almonds

Almonds (botanical name Prunus amygdalus) are the oldest and most widely grown of all the nut crops. Whole almond seeds are eaten raw or...
Kumbhpuri

Kumbhpuri, the World’s Happiest City!

Maha Kumbhpuri in Prayag is the world’s largest city which pops up within 3 weeks, exists for 55 days and is removed within 7...

No More Migraines!

Migraine is a chronic neurological disorder characterized by moderate to severe headaches, and nausea. It is about three times more common in women than...

The Celebration that Began with Liberation!

One of the oldest celebrations in the Vedic tradition is the Karthikai Deepam festival. It is the celebration of consciousness and awareness which is...

Kriya to Banish Depression!

Depression or Clinical depression is characterized by an all-encompassing low mood accompanied by low self-esteem, and by loss of interest or pleasure in normally...

Navaratri, the Time of Intense Seeking

Navaratri, one of the most intensely celebrated festivals of Vedic tradition, is an occasion to connect with the feminine form of the divine. 'Nava'...

The Wonders of Pomegranate

Pomegranate (Punica granatum) is one of the indigenous herbs, native to India mentioned in all ancient Sanskrit scriptures of Ayurveda. It has been commonly...

One Fine Day, I Met Swami Nithyananda

-- By Arti Agarwal In the year 2008, I was depressed. “Depressed” is too small a word actually. I am depressed every now and then...