The tradition of lighting candles and lamps during various festivals around the world, all have behind them the figurative significance of dispelling the darkness of the mind and ushering in wisdom.
The Navratri kolu itself is a showcase of the artistic and aesthetic sensibilities of the people and is a combined effort of all the members of the family.celebrated in different ways around the country.
Isn’t it amazing how profound psychological concepts are wrapped in religious imagery in Hinduism?
The awareness of the causes and effects of karma is perhaps the single most important factor that can help spiritual evolvement of human beings.
Stumbling through the highs and lows of life, I finally come full circle in my journey of faith.
The journey continues, as I argue and stumble……
It has to be a red-letter day when an ordinary post comes to the notice of a research scholar and gets featured on her blog Matriwords.
The fact that we have woken up in the morning means that we have been given another chance to better the previous day and ourselves.
If you want others to enjoy being with you, you should know how to enjoy being with yourself first.
How does the word Elder sound? Isn’t it perfect to describe someone who is older in age, experienced and weathered in the nitty-gritty of the world?
Though I had lived in cities with some beautiful rivers, it wasn’t till I set my eyes on the Ganga that I fell in love with a river for the first time in my life.
The journey has been long — painful at times, exhilarating at others, but coming full circle has never been so satisfying.