Quick Reads

Ramayana Soundaryam

Ramayana is the story of the longing mind which is in search of one’s own love, the happiness that one is, and uniting with that source of happiness.

Bharat Welcomes the New Year

For the next two days, festivities will occupy the entire nation- from Puthandu in Tamil Nadu to Navreh in Kashmir, and Bohag Bihu in Assam and other parts of North East to the start of Chaitra Navaratri in Gujarat.

Navreh

Kashmiri New Year – NAVREH

The Kashmiris offer Taeher – yellow rice cooked with turmeric to the goddess and later distribute it among the friends and family members.

Planets

Vena, Veda, Venus

The names for the planets in the ancient civilizations are generally different. Their difference suggests that the planets were known in various civilizations before trade and migrations brought unifying impulses and common terminology.

Some Lessons from Mahabharata

Mahabharata’s stories have been an integral part of Indian household since time immemorial, yet it is unfortunate that we have not been able to apply its lessons to our daily lives. From every character of Mahabharata, we can learn some very important aspect of human nature.