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  • How did Yogis float in the air? – The art of levitation

    Before beginning with anything, we must internalize the concept that our body is not just a physical one, but instead, has five sheaths, known as Pancha Kosha. The external visualization is the annamaya kosha, the food sheath, and when we die, we leave this annamaya kosha and four koshas to go to other realms, depending […]

  • The distance between Sun and Earth mentioned in Hanuman Chalisa

    The shape of Earth’s orbit around the sun is not a circle and is slightly elliptical. Therefore, according to modern astronomy and science, the distance between the Earth and the Sun varies throughout the year. The nearest point in the earth’s orbit is known as Periapsis (Perihelion) at which the Earth’s orbit around the Sun, […]

  • 16 Amazing Scientific Inventions and Discoveries in Ancient India

    In the ancient civilization, the growth of the civilization was the result of incredible ancient engineering and technology during those days. These technologies have in some way affected the modern lives. But, a lot of these inventions are forgotten, lost on just pages, and only to be revitalized thousands of years later. These are some […]

  • 10 Indian Inventions and Discoveries that Shaped the Modern World

    The famous American author Will Durant writes in his book of The Story of Civilization about the Indian civilization: “It is true that even across the Himalayan barrier, India has sent to the West such gifts as grammar and logic, philosophy and fables, hypnotism and chess, and above all numerals and the decimal system. India […]

  • Most Interesting Facts About Hinduism You Probably Don’t Know

    Hinduism is the world’s oldest known religion and originally known as Sanatana Dharm. Hindu dharma has its roots going back to 10,000 years and Hindu scriptures dating back to 7000 BC. Hinduism’ is not the real word for the religion. The real name of Hinduism is Sanatana Dharma. Sanatana Dharma means the eternal duty. Not […]

  • The Real-Life Science You Need to Know behind Shanmukha – The son of Shiva

    According to legends, there used to live a demon by the name of Tarakasura who had enslaved the Devas. After pleasing Brahma, he had received a boon that he can only be destroyed by a power equal to Shiva, and not even Shiva himself. He thought that that way he had outsmarted Gods and that […]

  • How to make Ayurveda an important source for good health

    Many of us make a common mistake of comparing Ayurveda with modern medicine and during the debate, limit our understanding of Ayurveda. For one, it is not only about offering a cure, so there is no need to compare it to an allopathic medicine only. And, on the other side, it is nothing about an […]

  • The Scientific Properties of Rudraksha that have medicinal values

    Rudraksha beads have electromagnetic forces inside, and they can be very powerful. It is mostly used to cure human body physically, as well as spiritually. What are the electrical properties of Rudraksha? The human body is a complex system, with the whole of a nervous system and all other organs inside the human body that […]

  • Vedic version of the Planetary System – Vedic Cosmology

    Vedic cosmology and cosmography are both interesting and inspiring. Today’s “modern” Vedic texts originated 3,000 B.C. This is not only the oldest scientific but also the oldest religious doctrine is known to human race. Our current astronomy of solar system and universe has its roots in the Vedic knowledge. It only goes to show that […]

  • The concept of atoms was actually formulated by an Indian Sage 2600 years ago

    The Vaishesika system is one of the six Hindu schools of philosophy from ancient India. Acharya Kanada in around 6th to 2nd Century BCE presented his detailed atomic theory in Vaisheshika-Sutra. Basically, Vaisheshika is a pluralistic realism. Acharya Kanada is also known as Kashyap. Concept of Atoms was actually formulated by Acharya Kanada Est. 2500 years […]

  • Vedas had predicted the speed of light way before modern science

    Just for a second, think of yourself as an archaeologist digging in Antarctica and finding an inscription that reads 186,000 miles per second, the speed of light. Do you think what you found would be accepted by the scholars? Most probably not. Instead, you would be labeled as a fraud seeking to find fame with […]

  • The Vedic Rishis are pride of India – Here are the Reasons

    About eight years ago, there was a news on the national paper with Jairam Ramesh, then Minister of State for Environment and Forests, stating, “India is losing at least 2000 patents every year on traditional formulations as the knowledge on these has never been documented.” The question is, “Do they really know if the ancient […]