Who is Witch in Indian Folk fares?

डायन भारतीय परिप्रेक्ष्य में विशेषकर आदिवासी लोककथा में ऐसी स्त्री को कहते हैं जो जादू-टोना कर के दूसरों में बीमारी, मौत, अकाल लाना या कई और अनैतिक कार्य करती है।

Today’s Motivational Quotes.

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What is Om?

a mystic syllable, considered the most sacred mantra in Hinduism and Tibetan Buddhism. It appears at the beginning and end of most Sanskrit recitations, prayers, and texts.

The practice of Bikram Yoga.

Bikram Yoga
Founder Bikram Choudhury
Established late 20th century
Practice emphases
Unchanging sequence of postures in a heated room, designed as a rejuvenating exercise to strengthen the entire body, from head to toe.
Bikram Yoga is a system of yoga that Bikram Choudhury synthesized from traditional hatha yoga techniques It became popular in the early 1970s

महामृत्युंजय मन्त्रः

ॐ त्र्यम्बकं यजामहे सुगन्धिं पुष्टिवर्धनम् उर्वारुकमिव बन्धनान् मृत्योर्मुक्षीय मामृतात् ॥

Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay – an Indian social reformer and freedom fighter.

कमलादेवी चट्टोपाध्याय (जनम 3 अप्रैल 1903) एक भारतीय समाज सुधारक और स्वतंत्रता सेनानी थी । भारतीय स्वतंत्रता आंदोलन में उनके योगदान के लिए उन्हें सबसे ज्यादा याद किया जाता है;

After all what is their fault that their children started giving such torture to them.

दोस्तों आओ आज हम इस समाज में हो रहे बुजुर्गों के खिलाफ अत्याचारों को ख़तम करने के लिए एक कदम उठाये और हमारी युवा पीढ़ी को जागरूक होना पड़ेगा और भारत को सम्मान की रह पर लाना पड़ेगा।

Explore Palampur Tourism.

पालमपुर भारत के हिमाचल प्रदेश के कांगड़ा जिले का पहाड़ी शहर है। यह शहर अपने सुन्दर दृश्यों, बर्फ से लदे पहाड़ों एवं चाय बगानों के लिये प्रसिद्ध है।

The Kamakhya Temple – An important pilgrimage site for Tantric worshippers.

कामाख्या मंदिर  देवी कामख्या के लिए समर्पित एक हिंदू मंदिर है। यह 51 शक्ति पिठों के सबसे पुराने में से एक है असम, भारत के गुवाहाटी शहर के पश्चिमी भाग में निलाचल हिल पर स्थित यह दस महाविदयों को समर्पित व्यक्तिगत मंदिरों के परिसर में मुख्य मंदिर है

अल्जाइमर – मनोभ्रंश की बीमारी ( Alzheimer’s – Dementia)

अल्जाइमर एक प्रकार का मनोभ्रंश है जो स्मृति, सोच और व्यवहार के साथ समस्याओं का कारण बनता है। लक्षण आमतौर पर धीरे-धीरे विकसित होते हैं और समय के साथ खराब हो जाते हैं

From a Distance of Years — Poesy plus Polemics

cry the beloved hours that effortless era of youth tripping lightly through minefields of destiny insensate of peril unhampered by gravity everything possible given free rein of the heart the brain merely a vessel for artifacts perfect imagined ethereal substance of piquant potential a time for the birthing of worlds of the mind existential […] via…

FFWC #5: The Tale of The Traveler — Let’s Be Lost

Theodore Matthews was a rather unconventional young man. With his fancy British accent, he’d never fit into the into the rustic villages that lined the coast of Ireland. He never stayed in one small town for more than two weeks; Theodore was constantly traveling up and down the seaside. And the old, faded leather satchel […]…

Weekly photo challenge: Mirror — My Aberdeen Garden

This was one of those rare times that I got up at the crack of dawn, and while on holiday too. The only reasons I did was that The Traveler and I were going on an arranged outing to the next valley. We were so glad we did. We were staying in a wonderful valley […]…

Safety or security tips for the Business Professional Traveling Abroad.

Before You Go Familiarize yourself with local laws and customs in the areas you plan to travel. You are expected to obey their laws, which may include dress standards, photography restrictions, telecommunication restrictions, curfews, etc. Obtain specific pre-travel country risk assessments for the country(s) you plan to visit from your security officer, the State Department, and/or the FBI. There may be specific issues you should be aware of and prepare for that will ensure your safety and peace of mind. Below are some points to remember before you go abroad:

Student Travel with a clear conscience.

Global tourism has yielded a large variety of tourism forms. One of them is Volunteer Tourism, which is a form of alternative tourism and driven by both ideological and self actualization motivations. Being a unique form of travel, it has never been extensively studied. However, it is clear that this kind of travel experience has some distinctive tourism characteristics which need to be explored more deeply.

Essentials things to pack for any Holiday.

Hello, I’m Acharya, welcoming you to Journal Edge, a Personal Blog that celebrates passion in all its forms. Here you will find the latest news and views from the fascinating worlds of Travel Discoveries and Ancient Indian Myths. I hope you will come here to learn what is hot and exciting, profound or even weird from worlds beyond ours . So that’s the introduction out of the way, now on with the Daily Journal. Below mention list of Essentials things for any holiday. Author is not a booking agent or tour operator, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site.

Things Not to Miss in Israel.

Israel, a Middle Eastern country on the Mediterranean Sea, is regarded by Jews, Christians and Muslims as the biblical Holy Land. Its most sacred sites are in Jerusalem. Within its Old City, the Temple Mount complex includes the Dome of the Rock shrine, the historic Western Wall, Al-Aqsa Mosque and Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Its financial hub, Tel Aviv, is known for Bauhaus architecture, beaches and nightlife.

These 10 things to know before you go on vacation.

  Every year more and more Tourists are traveling internationally  for vacation, business, and volunteerism, and to visit friends and family. Whatever your reason for traveling, the information on this Article will help you to be Energetic, Prepared, and Protected when it comes to your health and the health of others while you are traveling. BEFORE…

Amazing Facts about #Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding allows a baby to give germs to mothers so that her immune system can respond and can synthesize antibodies for her baby.

Green Tea – The healthiest beverage on the planet.

All types of tea (green, black and oolong) are produced from the Camellia sinensis plant using different methods. Fresh leaves from the plant are steamed to produce green tea, while the leaves of black tea and oolong involve fermentation. The useful parts of green tea are the leaf bud, leaf, and stem. Green tea is not fermented and is produced by steaming fresh leaves at high temperatures.

Which Yoga offers total orgasm during intercourse?

The word “Mayura” means peacock. Since this asana looks like a peacock the name is Mayurasana. Mayurasana is one of the best exercises that you can perform if you want to boost your sperm count. By performing this pose regularly, you are likely to notice much thicker semen and it is also beneficial in women as…

Inspiring Travel Quotes

“Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.” – Maya Angelou

Travel Guide to Chile.

Chile is a long, narrow country stretching along South America’s western edge, with 4,300km of Pacific Ocean coastline. Santiago, its capital, sits in a valley surrounded by the Andes and Chilean Coast Range mountains. The city’s Plaza de Armas, founded in 1541, contains neoclassical landmarks and the National History Museum. The massive Parque Metropolitano offers swimming pools, a botanical garden and zoo. Chile is a country of startling contrasts and extreme beauty, with attractions ranging from the towering volcanic peaks of the Andes to the ancient forests of the Lake District.

The Protocol of Indian Tourist Market.

The purpose of the Article  is to underline the role of travel agencies in sustaining tourism development in India. The main objective of the article is to investigate the customer market practices of travel agencies in India and to make recommendations regarding the improved application of the principles of relationship marketing to the customer market…

Hanuman Chalisa in Hindi.

श्रीगुरु चरन सरोज रज निज मनु मुकुरु सुधारि । बरनउँ रघुबर बिमल जसु जो दायकु फल चारि ॥ बुद्धिहीन तनु जानिके सुमिरौं पवन-कुमार । बल बुधि बिद्या देहु मोहिं हरहु कलेस बिकार ॥

Durga Chalisa | A devotional song Dedicated to Durga Mata.

श्री दुर्गा चालीसा ॥चौपाई॥ नमो नमो दुर्गे सुख करनी। नमो नमो अम्बे दुःख हरनी॥ निराकार है ज्योति तुम्हारी। तिहूँ लोक फैली उजियारी॥ शशि ललाट मुख महाविशाला। नेत्र लाल भृकुटि विकराला॥ रूप मातु को अधिक सुहावे। दरश करत जन अति सुख पावे॥ तुम संसार शक्ति लय कीना। पालन हेतु अन्न धन दीना॥ अन्नपूर्णा हुई जग पाला।…

Texas Renaissance Festival

One of the nation’s largest, most acclaimed renaissance theme parks, The Texas Renaissance Festival is where the sights, sounds, tastes and beauty of the 16th Century come alive 8 weekends of every Saturday and Sunday during October & November including Thanksgiving Friday. The Texas Renaissance Festival was founded in 1974 by George Coulam and his brother…

The Bhagavad Gita – World’s greatest religious and spiritual scriptures from India.

न हि कश्चित्क्षणमपि जातु तिष्ठत्यकर्मकृत्‌ । कार्यते ह्यवशः कर्म सर्वः प्रकृतिजैर्गुणैः॥3.5॥

भावार्थ :
निःसंदेह कोई भी मनुष्य किसी भी काल में क्षणमात्र भी बिना कर्म किए नहीं रहता क्योंकि सारा मनुष्य समुदाय प्रकृति जनित गुणों द्वारा परवश हुआ कर्म करने के लिए बाध्य किया जाता है ।

Yumbulagang Palace

Yumbulagang, about 11 km southwest of Tsetang, was built by the first Tibetan king, Nyatri Tsenpo, in the 2nd century AD , and was the first palace in Tibet. Situated in the hilltop of southeast of Tsedang, Shannan Area, it was changed into a temple during the Songtsen Gampo times, and become one of the…

The Himba Tribe- Indigenous peoples living in northern Namibia

The Himba is the famous tribe of ’red people’ in northern Namibia. Women paint themselves twice a day with red clay mixed with butter. They wear short skirts made of goat skins and long red clay covered plaits of hair ending with tassells.At first it can seem that there are only women in the Himba…

Statue of God – The sadhu

India is the Land of Gods, and we see and serve to god in the form of sadhu…. The Sadhu usually wears on his forehead the three lines of the god’s trident drawn in ash or sandalwood paste whi… Source: Statue of God – The sadhu

Kamakhya Devi – The goddess of tantriks and fertility

Shakti Peethas are the “Holy  places of cosmic power”. These  shrines  are  consecrated  to the Gddess Sati,the first incarnation of Goddess,Parvati. Maa Kamakhya is a shakti of Shiva and she is a goddess of tantra. All tantric in this world devotee her. She gave him power of Tantra and meditation. She is Adhi Vidhya and…

The Snakes And Ladders – Ancient Game from India

The game of Snakes The game of Snakes & Ladders was created by the 13th century poet saint Gyandev. It was originally called ‘Mokshapat’. The ladders in the game represented virtues and the snakes indicated vices. The game was played with cowrie shells and dices. In time, the game underwent several modifications, but its meaning…

Mahendragiri Hills – A legendary mountain where Parshuram did penance.

The 5,000 feet high Mahendragiri hills, situated in the middle of Eastern Ghats in the Paralakhemundi sub-division of Gajapati district is 175 km from Berhampur. It is situated amongst the Eastern Ghats at an elevation of 1,501 meters (4,925 ft). The Mahendra mountain is associated with east direction which clearly says that it is none…

The Himba People

HIMBA – Ethnic Group (Namibia) from jjackk on Vimeo. The Himba people live in the Kunene region of northern Namibia. There are between 20,000 and 50,000 Himba people. The Himba are closely related to the Herero people. About 240,000 Herero people live in Namibia, Botswana and Angola. They belong to the Bantu group of African…

Explore Israel -Travel Guide to Israel

One Day / Israel from House of Nod on Vimeo. Israel, a Middle Eastern country on the Mediterranean Sea, is regarded by Jews, Christians and Muslims as the biblical Holy Land. Its most sacred sites are in Jerusalem. Within its Old City, the Temple Mount complex includes the Dome of the Rock shrine, the historic…

Visit Yuanyang – It Seemed Like A Good Idea At The Time.

Yuanyang County is a home to the world’s biggest and most splendid terraced rice fields in the world which have been cultivated for Hani people.This is located to 326 kilometers to the South of Kunming which is the capital city of Yunnan Province.These are situated on the southern slopes of Ailao Mountain in Yuanyang County.This…

Garden of Childhood

There is a garden in every childhood, an enchanted place where colors are brighter, the air softer, and the morning more fragrant than ever again. ~Elizabeth Lawrence Image Credit: G+

Philosopher India – A Step Towards Myth Discovery

Philosopher India is a collection of mysterious myths, especially one belonging to Indian religious or cultural tradition.Mythology can refer either to the collected myths of a group of people their body of stories which they tell to explain nature, history, and customs or to the study of such myths.

Jai Mahadev

Mahadev, popularly known as Shiv, is a major Hindu god, and one aspect of Trimurti(Brahma, Vishnu & Mahesh).

The Manikaran

Manikaran is located in the Parvati Valley along the banks of river Parvati, northeast of Bhuntar in the Kullu District of Himachal Pradesh. It is at an altitude of 1760 m and is located about 40 km from Bhuntar.This small town attracts tourists visiting Manali and Kullu to its hot springs and piligrim centres.An experimental…