Might, wealth & knowledge

Vijaya Dashami is observed on the 10th day following Navratri every year. The first three nights of Navratri are devoted to Durga, goddess of valour, the next three nights are dedicated to Lakshmi, goddess of wealth, and the last three nights are for Saraswati, fountainhead of knowledge. The three combine might, wealth and knowledge.

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Okay not to understand

When we keep the spine upright in waking hours, energy flows upwards from the muladhara chakra at the base, towards the medulla oblongata, and to the agya chakra between the brows; ultimately it reaches the sahasrara chakra, the crown, also known as the thousand-petalled lotus, the point where it is believed, we become one with divinity.

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When you stop slouching

When we keep the spine upright in waking hours, energy flows upwards from the muladhara chakra at the base, towards the medulla oblongata, and to the agya chakra between the brows; ultimately it reaches the sahasrara chakra, the crown, also known as the thousand-petalled lotus, the point where it is believed, we become one with divinity.

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India should take Ebola threat seriously

India has already started monitoring passengers from the affected regions. This is necessary but not sufficient.
Far more people die of malaria and tuberculosis in India than are at risk from the viral disease Ebola, an outbreak of which in western Africa starting December 2013 has already claimed nearly 4,500 lives. And the season for dengue is just beginning in India.

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Transgender Community Sees Ray Of Hope In Supreme Court’s Privacy Verdict

India’s transgender community hopes that the recent Supreme Court judgement on privacy will not just strike down a law against homosexuality, but also change mindsets on gender identities and sexual choices. Days after the court said the right to privacy was a fundamental one, community members expressed the hope it would lead to the end of Section 377, which criminalises homosexuality.

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