Tag Archives: Temple rituals

Sneeze: The cleanser of respiratory organs

Sneezing helps to get rid of the accumulated toxins from the upper respiratory track with the help of the bhūta Āpah and the indriya śabdam.

PANĆA MAHABHŪTAS AND THEIR ROLE IN WELLNESS

By cleverly weaving the rituals and customs around divine propitiation in the beginning and later around dharmic duties and social obligations, our wise ancestors ensured that the living beings and Nature were cared for equally.