August 2015

Devotion - A matter of the head or the heart!

We are definitely dear to God. When he is also dear to us; that is called devotion. We should never doubt that he loves us. First thing is, if we doubt whether God loves us or not, whether the Guru (teacher) loves us or not, whether this world loves us or not, then devotion or love does not arise in us. First believe that the whole world loves me and I also love this world, then you can call yourself a devotee.

8 Ways - How meditation can help lose weight naturally

Working out at the gym for long hours, training our taste buds to eat only healthy - you might have already tried all these and more to come back to good shape. Now, how about adding something that’s natural, has no side effects, is extremely easy and hardly takes 15-20 minutes of your day? When you meditate, you release deeply stored stress in the system naturally. It’s a much healthier way to beat stress and also to stay in perfect shape.  

Choosing Your Food

For most of human history, concentrated sugars were mostly absent from the human diet. Prior to the advent of agriculture about eight thousand years ago, wild fruit and vegetable plants contained very little sugar. Instead, they had much higher percentages of protein and phytonutrients, the chemical compounds in plants that often serve as protective antioxidants.Evolutionary biologists believe that this need for sugar has led us to crave sugar and generate so much pleasure from it.  

Cost of Conflict

Have you had an opportunity to sift through, the main news events in July? Are you familiar with the four happenings?(a) The Greek Financial Crisis. (b) Iran Nuclear Treaty. (c) ISIS suicide bombing in Kuwait and Iraq.(d) Cuban Embassy restarted in Washington DC, after break down of diplomatic ties in 1961. All the four events mentioned above could have been resolved if we had trust and faith in each other.  

The Dakshineswar Kali temple

The Dakshineswar Kali temple in Kolkata is one of the holiest temples of the Divine Mother and is thronged by millions of devotees throughout the year. This temple is located in the temple town of Dakshineswar in Kolkata, the City of Joy, in the Indian state of West Bengal. The presiding deity of this temple is Bhavatarini, an aspect of Goddess Kali, who is worshipped as the Divine Mother responsible for sustaining this entire Universe.