Posts tagged: Facts about India

Yoga: From India With Love

Spelling peace and tranquility, the very word ‘Yoga’ is derived from the Sanskrit word ‘Yuj’, which means to join or unite; a union of the individual self with the cosmic consciousness. Despite almost a century of research, the earliest beginnings of yoga are unknown, and although it is said to be as old as the [...]

Tuesday March 12th, 2013 in , , , | Comments Off

Sacred And Divine Animals Of India

A vital part of Indian culture is respecting nature as well as diverse religions. This secular country has a strong belief in the divinity of animals, especially the ones referred to in Indian mythology and ancient Indian culture scripts and texts. The cow, for example, is considered to be one of the holiest animals in [...]

Thursday February 28th, 2013 in , , , , | Comments Off