Category Archives: Indian Culture

Importance of Tulsi – Mother of the Universe

In Srimad Bhagavadgita Lord Krishna says 'if anybody offers me even a leaf with full devotion and bhav then I accept it by manifesting myself in gross form'. The presence of tulsi plant symbolizes the religious bent of a Hindu family. A Hindu household Read more [...]

Importance of Yoga – Surya Namaskara or Sun Salutation

Yoga Sun Salutation or Surya Namaskara literally means salute to the sun. It finds its roots in worship of Surya, the sun god. This sequence of activities and poses can be practiced as a physical exercise or a complete "sadhana" which incorporates exercise Read more [...]