Legendary Indian Cinema Lyricist, Filmmaker & Poet Mr. Gulzar will receive Indian Cinema’s Highest award, the Dadasaheb Phalke Award. Academy/Oscar award winner for ‘Jai Ho’ song with Mr. A.R.Rahman from famous Slumdog Millionaire (2010) film along with many national and international awards. Over 5 decades, this 79 year old legend has penned down thousands of … Continue reading
Election is Festival of Democracy…Like any other Indian festivals, 882 million electoral voters with total 1.25 billion Indians will celebrate this too in Grand style for one month long election process! Many curious foreigners are visiting India this month to witness this great Election Festival of Democracy. Recently with successful pioneering efforts during Gujarat State … Continue reading
A Must Watch first ever film documentation of this kind in the world.’History of Yoga’film has 6000 years of history & Philosophy of yoga that India gave to the World. This 2 hour film (English & Hindi) has recorded evidences from : 134 locations across India and Nepal Over 35000 Km journey including 80 Archaeological … Continue reading
Model & Hindi Movie (Bollywood) actress, Shilpa Shetty is teaching different Asanas ( poses ) of Yoga…Watch short 1 min clip each (in English) & practice simple Yoga poses to align your Body, Mind, Spirit and Soul…This series got tremendous response since when it was released.
YAJNA / YAGYA / HOMA / HAVAN, a powerful Hindu Vedic fire ritual combines 2 energy systems- Fire & Sound (through Sanskrit Mantra chanting), to get Physiological, Psychological, Environmental & Spiritual healing benefits (See post for information, photos, clip & Slideshow). “Heal the atmosphere and the healed atmosphere will heal you” says Dr. Madhukar Gaikwad … Continue reading
Today is Mahashivratri (Shiva’s whole Night celebration), big day for all Lord Shiva Devotees across the world. Lord Shiva ,the supreme power/Shakti, symbolizes inner-sef that remains intact even after everything (Life) ends on the earth!‘Om Namah Shivay’, a powerful Sanskrit chant used in Meditation, Spirituality & Lord Shiva Worship.
Do we hold our baby wearing Hand gloves? OR Do we like to express Love through interpreter? No!! Then what’s the problem in eating meal with your own hands, if it has following scientific benefits?? “Eating food with your hands feeds not only the body but also the mind and spirit” says Ancient Hindu Vedic … Continue reading
Latest archeological findings shows that Europe (Italy, Vatican City / Greece), especially Eastern part, and Russia regions were following Hinduism ( Sanatan Dharma) till about 2nd -3rd century AD (evidences found were between 200 BCE to 3 AD). Archaeologist suspects; Hindu history evidences might have deliberately removed due to influence of other faith(s) in those … Continue reading
Nature has given us so beautiful & healthy body…why to destroy it with permanent Scars a.k.a. Tattoos? Think about following points below before you tattoo your body!
Arurveda, ancient Hindu Herbal Medicine, is not just about stretching your life (longevity), it is a science of ALIVENESS! His holiness Sadhguru defines Ayurveda beautifully as means to have the necessary sense to understanding that among all things on our planet you should be able to recognize what kind of impact it has on you! … Continue reading
Nice song dedicated to all Chai lovers ( Indian Tea, with added milk/cream + healthy spices for taste & exotic aroma) across the world…. Make your day with Chai…. Get extra energy with healthy Chai… Lift your mood with Chai… Cheers! :)
One of the most difficult & complex projects in the world has successfully finished. Mumbai International Airport’s new terminal “T-2” will start operation for international passengers from this week ( Feb-2014). The main attraction of this $1 billion dollar, 4.4 millions sq.ft. new Terminal is; a beautiful 3 km indoor Art gallery cum Museum “ … Continue reading
Watch Scientific evidences of Vedic Knowledge provided in Hindu Vedas & Upanishads scriptures which were till now deliberately labeled as just ‘myths’ or ‘philosophical’ texts by western scholars! This ancient Vedic knowledge is highly relevant even today.
Ms. Gauri Maheshwari ( formerly Danielle Riordan) , an American lady, is answering questions from her friends about Hinduism. Nice simplified answers to all fundamental & difficult questions about Hindu life in Westerner’s point of view viz. Gods in Hinduism, Sacred Texts, Meaning of Life & Death, Concept of hell & Heaven how it is different than other … Continue reading
New supercomputer is being developed; concept is based on ancient Hindu Vedic belief of Brahmanda (world constructed by one’s mind around itself through Imaginations). Sanskrit mantra “अहम् ब्रह्मास्मि तत्वमसि (Aham Brahmasmi Tatvamasi)” means ‘I am Brahma (Divine); You are too’, provides basis for this ancient core Hinduism insights. Mr. Henry Markram in following TED talk has called … Continue reading
Sadhguru here discussing great insights on being successful..”Success is only when you are able to use yourself to your full potential…Don’t try to put recipe for your success…What you also need is right Perception & Active Intelligence! Important thing is to enhance your perception; if you are able to see life just the way it is without distortion…you have necessary intelligence … Continue reading
Best video on Yoga till date with excellent insights from Yoga legend Mr. B.K.S. Iyengar & Best-selling author Dr . Devdutt Pattanaik . Understand deep meaning, History, Development, Science behind, Stillness of Mind & Body, Improving Consciousness & Body Awareness…So, millions across the world are practicing Yoga.
Watch Enlightened , Peaceful, Beautiful, Spiritual & Mystical Journey to sacred holy places of Mount Kailasha (Lord Shiva‘s Holy Mountain) and holy Lake Manassarovar around Himalaya with Spiritual Guru Sadhguru (Mr. Jaggi Vasudev), founder of Isha Foundation which teaches Yoga, Inner wellbeing, Stress Free and Inner Peace techniques (Inner engineering). “I have been to many truly sacred … Continue reading
The Best Gift to Indian Mother / Wife / Sister / Girl Friend / Lazy Guys and those who love Indian wheat flour Roti / Nan / Chapati / Tortilla…Ms. Pranoti Nagarkar (see in clip) , a Pune based Mechanical Engineer now at Singapore, has invented and started commercial production of ROTIMATIC i.e. World’s first … Continue reading
World’s one of the eminent scientists & new Bharat Ratna award (Gem of India) winner Prof. CNR Rao has opened old debate again by arguing ” IT has nothing to do with Science & Techies (employees in IT companies) are a whole bunch of Unhappy guys working there”!! Learn Indian IT sector’s detail analysis to understand why … Continue reading
Negativity – Thing which appears to give you Pleasure but in fact gives you Sorrow/Misery/Suffering/Pain!! Watch Simple but effective definitions and incredible wisdom on Divine inner source from His Holiness Sri Sri Ravishankar, Spiritual leader and founder of Art of Living , world’s biggest organization for World Peace , spreading Happiness and Stress-Free life! Sri Sri on GOD / Devine … Continue reading
Simple but effective Ancient Indian Vedic Mantra for Happiness – Wealth (Lakshmi) brings Power/Identity (Durga), but to handle both properly you must have appropriate Wisdom (Saraswati), else you will lose everything!!
Due to current economic crisis many Governments in the world has limited budget. So, discussion about social structure in own country has got attention in order to find solution to economic crisis. Here is rough comparison between Western (Nationalization) and Eastern (De-nationalization) family structure based on few parameters. Both systems has its advantages & disadvantages.
Puja (worship) is based on the philosophy of ‘Everything is Within You‘. ‘Worship daily & feel Divinity inside you!’ Everyday at early morning connect to inner source for few moments to feel Calm / Happy / Peaceful & start your day with Positive Energy.
Worth watching!!…Give your 5 minutes here…. What price we are paying for Materialism / Consumerism / Capitalism ?? WATCH THIS CLIP….. THINK….. REALIZE….. DECIDE…… CONCENTRATE not only on Tangible but also on INTANGIBLE THINGS (People / Love/ Satisfaction/ Bliss/ Hobby/ Family/ Friends/ Goodwill/ Respect/ Good Values/ Ethics/ Politeness/ Smile/ Touch/ Talking/ Listening others/ Compassion) TAKE … Continue reading
Beautiful short clips (four) on Significance of Cosmic & Divine Dance of Lord Shiva (called Tandava) carved in the form of famous Nataraja (also means King of dance) Statue pose, which also depicts source of the cycle of creation, preservation and dissolution of the Universe (life). Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik is a famous Indian Mythologist and Author of many books on Mythology & … Continue reading
Mumbai Dabbawala is world’s most efficient (tiffin supply chain) delivery service. Just 5000 Dabbawallas (persons) every day collects & deliver over 200,000 lunch boxes at DIFFERENT locations and return back empty tiffin from where it was collected (over 400,000 transactions per day) with zero or less than one mistake (99.999999 accuracy) i.e. beating Six-Sigma Standards without using … Continue reading
Excellent talk by Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik (successful Author/Business Consultant/Mythologist) about India’s pattern in comparison with Western and East Asian beliefs/culture/business. Video thoughts are also elaborated/simplified below as text format. In order to grow business in emerging countries, you have to Understand and Accept the local culture. You may not be successful if you adopt same order/pattern of other country to … Continue reading
Jugaad (जुगाड़), a Hindi word, which means innovative fix / creative solution in crisis / problem solving in available resources. Indians are known for their “Jugaad” practices. New term Jugaad Innovation is a result of using “Jugaad(u)” ability to solve technical/business problems and innovate. An attitude of finding quick, creative, less cost, local market solutions … Continue reading
Simple Pani Puri dish (also called Gol Gappa) but difficult to make crispy Puri (hollow spherical shaped fried bread ), that’s the biggest challenge with this dish! See collection of 3 Secret Recipes to make “Puri‘ for mouth-watering Pani-Puri dish at Home! :D Many Indians buy ready-made Puris from shop and make Pani-Puri dish at home. But, such Puris may … Continue reading
Priya Parker has proposed crazy but effective seven steps to eliminate FEAR about quitting your current career/job to choose things you are really passionate in life! She has given interesting 7 steps that will help you to switch career to follow your heart! The steps are helpful in transition stage when you have decided (or wish) to quit your current career but not sure how … Continue reading
Answer simple questions about your body and habits to know your Dohsa (Body issues/humors are divided into 3 basic types in Ayurveda - Vatta, Pitta, Kapha). Once you know your Dosha, Ayurvedic Doctor can suggest you appropriate Ayurveda (Herbal) remedies and diets: Don-n-Don’ts, what to eat, which type of food your should avoid or reduce intake, etc. Answer … Continue reading
Globalization has changed the world faster than we used to think! In recent years, emerging countries (India/China/Asia/Latin America) had innovated many break-through technologies for their local needs and situation; such innovations are now exported to the developed countries, this process is also called as Reverse innovation . By doing this companies are finding new markets … Continue reading
‘East India Comedy’, is a famous group of young Indian stand-up comedians (English language) with some of hit comedians on board like: Saurabh Pant, Kunal Rao, Sapan Varma, and Sahil shah. Watch some of hilarious stuffs from these guys :) Kunal Rao on ‘Air india’ Sapan Verma on ‘Swedish house Mafia‘ Sapan Verma on ‘Race 2 (Hindi movie)’ – HERE Sahil … Continue reading
Mr. Philip Goldberg, famous American author (of 19 books), shared his over 40 years of research on India’s influence (since past 100 years) on West and he summarized his talk by thanking India for captivating heritage, knowledge and vedic wisdom: “…give a thank to India; because it has affected you more positive way than you realize….India … Continue reading
Summer ‘Holi‘ parties are becoming more popular and crowd puller events (outside India) in recent years. Holi festival is traditionally celebrated in spring for Unity in Diversity, Universal Happiness, promoting Togetherness and Celebrating life with Colours (Read - Holi party new rage in Britain). People throw different coloured powder (generally made up of flower petals and certain … Continue reading
Part 3 from series of discussions about “Chindia” (term derived to understand China and India together) in current rapidly changing era of Globalization. See my previous discussions here – PART 1 and PART 2 Mapping the future of countries (Mr. Parag Khanna) He is a Geopolitical expert, full details at TED site here New Market : Chindia and US business Speaker: … Continue reading
In this interesting TEDx talk, Mr. Nitten Nair talks how Indian Mythological stories could inspire for future innovations! He has also drawn similarities between few recent innovations and ancient Indian mythological stories. More specifically, he talked about following ideas from Hindu mythology stories that are similar to today’s innovations: 1) Test Tube Baby /IVF/ Cloning Techniques It is written … Continue reading
Here is a collection of online “Type Pads” (computer text/writing) that are useful to write in Indian languages for blogging or any other digital writing purposes. Some services also provides Sanskrit-English translation which is difficult and rare. You can use such online ‘type pad’ to write text for logo, tattoo, blogging, drawing, digital sketching,design, etc.in … Continue reading
Lonar lake is created due to the impact of a large 1.8 km diameter Meteor (shooting star); about 50000 years ago! It is a unique green coloured saline soda water lake ( Alkaline: pH ~ 13) with other salts and minerals which are different from local soil. Lonar is situated at central part of India, in district … Continue reading
Feel Royal, Feel Romantic!!…. Make you feel like a like a Royal Guest not a Visitor, like a Traveller not a Tourist!! This beautiful palace was build in 1746 by Mewar dynasty King Maharaja Jagat Singh as his summer (lake) palace in the middle of lake Pichola at ancient Udaipur City in North-West part of India called State of Rajasthan. … Continue reading
Himachal Pradesh (Pradesh means-State/Area) northern part of India (Near New Delhi), is blessed with beautiful Himalaya ranges, Rivers, Forests, and Natural landscapes. Visitors also call it a Mini-Switzerland of India!! It is undoubtedly one of the best places to visit in India. Himachal Pradesh is most sought destination for Adventure sports, Camping, Trekking, Ropeway, Hiking , Mountain … Continue reading
Happiness is all about balancing satisfactions in terms of Mental, Emotional, Physical and Materialistic things! Ancient Indian scolars could figure out these four things which need attention if you wish to live a ‘Happy’ life. In today’s capitalism/ consumerism era, the general opinion among people is “Money = Happiness”, in short – we can buy ‘anything’ with … Continue reading
Mahabharata and Ramayana are famous ancient Indian epics originally written in Sanskrit but now translated to many languages. About Mahabharata : It is a story of Lord Krishna Avatar. Famous Indian director Mr. B. R. Chopra made TV serial ( about 94 episodes each of 45 mins approx) on Mahabharata Epic.It is advisable to read some basics about Bhagvad Geeta and Mahabharata before you start watching the each episode. Bhagvad Geeta was told by Lord Krishna to Great … Continue reading